| Jun 29, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Oprah, Donahue, Jeff Probst? The longtime "Survivor" host is adding talk show host to his resume. Fall 2012, the three-time Emmy winner will host a 1-hour long show on CBS. I wonder how long that show will last?......
| Apr 27, 2011
| 2:08 PM
Soon-to-be princess Kate Middleton has a few prominent Marylanders — and American celebrities — in her family tree.
Middleton, a commoner who marries Prince William on Friday, is a distant cousin of "The Star-Spangled Banner" author Francis...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 1:49 PM
Before "The Nate Berkus Show" arranged for a dramatic makeover, M'Salla and Felicia Wilks and their two daughters were prisoners of their own backyard.
"The grape arbor was the most terrible thing," says Felicia Wilks, who lives with her family in...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 12:36 PM
From the Z on TV blog:
WBAL-TV Monday answered one of the bigger questions of Baltimore media 2011: Who will replace Oprah in Channel 11's afternoon lineup?
The answer is Ellen DeGeneres, according to Jordan Wertlieb, WBAL's general manager.
| Mar 1, 2011
| 9:00 AM
I'm not sure how many of my readers regularly watch ABC's "Dancing With the Stars," but I suspect that number will dwindle now that Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward is joining the cast for the show's 12th season. Well, unless you're hoping Ward will...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 3:16 PM
Hundreds of Howard County residents got out of bed early on Saturday, June 18 to exercise.
The crowd, which gathered in Centennial Park at 8 a.m., had special motivation: They were going for a Guinness World Record for the largest circle training...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 6:56 AM
Like commentator Richard Haddad, who dismisses global warming because there is no "unanimity" among scientists on the issue ("Get past alarmism on global warming," Oct. 26), we of the Flat Earth Society feel the same about the lack of unanimity among...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 1:44 PM
As one media reporter who was genuinely concerned about the turn CNN seemed to be taking last year when it hired Eliot Spitzer, I am not going to try and hide how impressed and pleased I am with the lineup the cable news network announced today.
| Oct 31, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Who among us believes that sprawl — that is, the destruction of farms, forests and other open spaces to accommodate far-flung development coupled with the neglect and abandonment of older neighborhoods and urban centers — is a cost-effect,...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 10:10 AM
This year, I gave up reporting cable news ratings every month. The numbers and spin tell us about the horse race to some extent. But what they mainly do is distract us from the important moral and cultural stories of the way these channels are warping our...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 5:27 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council.
A person does not need a special educational or professional background to serve on the Council (as a number of our present...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 4:44 PM
For stations in Baltimore and across the country, Monday is the first day of the post-Oprah Winfrey era.
Llike their counterparts nationwide, stations here will be trying new and (allegedly_ improved shows to grab a piece of the huge audience that the...