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Mardi Gras

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  • St. Vincent Pallotti High's spring gala offers 'Mardi Grad Madness'

    St. Vincent Pallotti High's spring gala fundraiser, "Mardi Gras Madness," will be held Saturday, March 24 from 7 to 11 p.m., at the University of Maryland, Marriott Inn and Conference Center, 3501 University Blvd. east, in Hyattsville. The fundraiser...
  • Nonprofit transportation group convinces Giant to help it bus seniors to new store

    Aleene Johnson was among a steady stream of seniors, some holding canes and reusable canvass grocery bags, who boarded a shuttle bus to the Rotunda Giant on March 15. Johnson, who lives in the Broadview Apartments on University Parkway, said she wasn't...
  • Atlantic City casinos

    New Jersey Atlantic Club Casino Formerly Atlantic City Hilton and ACH, this newly renamed casino and hotel forgoes the glitz of newcomer Revel. Casino hours: 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Games to play: There are 58 live table games, including...
  • Showboat Hotel and Casino

    Showboat Hotel and Casino
    Home to the House of Blues and the Rooftop Pool, the Mardi Gras-themed Showboat can be a rock 'n' roll destination or a relaxing weekend away. Casino hours: 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Games to play: There are table games including Spanish 21,...
  • 'People are hungry for this'

    'People are hungry for this'
    Two Sundays ago the Orioles won for the 41st time, guaranteeing a winning record at the mathematical mid-point of the season — Wednesday's game in Seattle will be their 81st — for the first time since 2008. Despite a recent swoon, the club...
  • Booster Reporter: Notices for area clubs, seniors health groups, libraries

    Clubs/ Organizations American Legion Parkville Post 183 — 2301 Putty Hill Ave. • Balladiers meet first and third Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. 410-665-0372. • Ballroom Dancing, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30 p.m. with live or recorded music. Food and...
  • West Friendship: Stranger helps keep woman alive during moment of crisis

    Blanche DuBois knew all about the "kindness of strangers." After the happenings in the early morning hours of Jan. 24, so too, does West Friendship's Denise Oursler. Denise's daughter, Jill Haas, had just left the Oursler home on Route 144 to wait for...
  • Visitors guide is not just for the county's out-of-town guests

    You don't have to be from out of town to take advantage of the newest Visitor's Guide to Howard County, produced by Howard County Tourism and available at their Welcome Center in the former Main Street Post Office, as well as other venues around the...
  • Ellicott City: Get your mask on to celebrate Mardi Gras in the historic district

    Celebrate Mardi Gras in the historic district! The Ellicott City Restoration Foundation will host it's seventh annual Mardi Gras Magnifique benefit Sunday, Feb. 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Rumor Mill Fusion Bar & Restaurant. Enjoy a New Orleans...
  • Baltimore ready to take on Mardi Gras

    Baltimore ready to take on Mardi Gras
    Valentine's Day is history, moving on to Mardi Gras. For some folks, Mardi Gras means a one-day celebration on Fat Tuesday itself; for others, that day is just the end of a revelry period that began on thethe Epiphany. And some folks call it Carnival....
  • Best week ever: Baltimore events, music, movies and more

    Best week ever: Baltimore events, music, movies and more
    A rundown of what's going on the week of 2/13-2/19. MOVIES OPENING (Friday) Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance The Secret World of Arriety A Separation This Means War NOTABLE TV MONDAY BET Honors (special; 9 p.m.; BET) Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show...
  • Watching the ball drop — at noon

    Watching the ball drop — at noon
    At half past noon on New Year's Eve, slivers of yellow confetti littered the main lobby of the Maryland Science Center, where employees worked to sweep them up. There, the ball had already dropped — long before the stroke of midnight which, for...