| Mar 15, 2012
| 10:27 AM
Today is the Ideas of March, a day oft-cited as filled with grim portent.
The day's ominous nature is drawn from the words of a soothsayer in Act 1, Scene II of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." It's a rather obvious bit of foreshadowing. We all know that...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Being on TV is nothing new for Baltimore. Think of the recent political dramas like "Game Change" and "VEEP" or earlier crime shows like "Homicide" and"The Wire."
But what's going on within a five-acre area of production offices and massive warehouses...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 3:23 PM
April 15 has been the deadline for filing income tax returns since Roman times. I'm not sure why they chose that particular date, but I'm guessing it was because the Ides of March was already taken for another tragedy.
My tax-preparation method is easy:...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:47 AM
"Brides of March," which opened at Laurel Mill Playhouse last weekend, has nothing to do with the free spirits who began parading the streets of San Francisco wearing variations of the traditional Western white wedding dress some 13 years ago — an...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Baltimore's mayor, it turns out, has a soft spot for big fuzzy dogs and the two-time winner of the sexiest man alive title.
Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, speaking Friday on Mix 106.5's Jojo and Reagan show, had a bit more fun than she usually seems to....
| Apr 6, 2012
| 12:19 PM
Baltimore City is $14,026.32 less poor thanks to developer Blake Cordish. That’s how much he paid after the state fixed a three-year-old error that vastly undervalued his Federal Hill mega-rowhouse.
The payment, made on the Ides of March, covers...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 3:50 PM
A few weeks ago, a group of actors dressed as reporters clustered near a cafeteria in The Baltimore Sun building. I had to take a second look to make sure they were actors and not visiting reporters or editors. But as I walked by, one asked me if I was in...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 12:29 PM
The original Netflix series "House of Cards" began the week with transforming Havre de Grace into a small town in South Carolina and will end it with an open casting call at the Bel Air Armory Sunday 3 to 8 p.m.
While it isn't the first time Harford...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:04 PM
We have a Babe in Baltimore. 33-year-old Lisa Ponzoli, Timonium native and owner of the trendy Fells Point boutique, has been involved in the apparel and fashion industries since college.
After working in the buying offices at Nordstrom and Hecht's in D....
| Mar 6, 2009
| 4:22 PM
I'm sitting here brooding about not next Tuesday's Top 10 but the following Tuesday's Top 10. I kind of liked the idea of Top 10 Caesar Salads in honor of the Ides of March, and I'm definitely going to do......
| Feb 10, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Still wondering how to celebrate Valentine's Day?
How about an oyster fest or murder-mystery dinner?
Read on for a sampling of sweet events.
Pile on the aphrodisiac with the three-day Oyster Fest at Tribes Alehouse, 11220 W. Lincoln Hwy....
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:30 PM
George Clooney participated in a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) Tuesday afternoon, and although he did reveal a lot about his best pranks, his costar friends and his favorite sandwich (ham with a little avocado), he also shed some light about his upcoming...