| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:40 AM
The executive director of the London New Year's Day Parade knows a good thing when he hears it. And so do the thousands of parade-goers.
That's why Robert Bone, his wife and co-director, Geri Bone, and Councillor Catherine Longworth, Former Lord Mayor...
| May 14, 2013
| 6:37 AM
In 2008, Ed DeRosa witnessed the infamy of the Preakness infield — the passed-out partiers, the chucking of full beer cans into crowds and of course, the "Running of the Urinals," where drunken infielders ran down a row of portable toilets. DeRosa,...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Wedding date: May 18, 2013
Her story: Courtney Munzer, 24, grew up in Middletown, Del. She is a pediatric nurse at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters in Norfolk, Va. Her mother, Deborah Munzer, works at AstraZeneca, a biopharmaceutical company,...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:00 PM
When Greg and Heidi Bathon gaze out over the rail of their Federal Hill deck, they have a breathtaking view of the city, from the stadiums to the harbor and beyond. But when they turn around, their view of the deck itself is just as compelling.
| Aug 17, 2013
| 12:12 PM
"You follow me, kid?" An old friend of mine, educated at Hotchkiss and Haverford, used to ask that all the time, sometimes after every two sentences, like when he showed me how to make a martini or how to work the clutch in a '74 Fiat or when he tried...
| Sep 2, 2013
If all those pictures on Facebook are any indication, everybody is happy about the start of the new school year. Except perhaps the parents, who realize this time every year how quickly their children are growing away from them.
I will venture a guess...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Bay Cafe, a Canton waterfront restaurant and bar known for its shrimp salad sandwiches and laid-back atmosphere, will close at year's end.
The news of the closing was confirmed by Bay Cafe's longtime co-owner David Naumann, who said that he began...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Who doesn't admire former Republican Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole? Wounded World War II veteran, part-time comedian (Mr. Dole once described a meeting of former presidents Carter, Ford and Nixon as "see no evil, hear no evil -- and evil"), former...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Lassiter Basket bought his .22-caliber handgun in 1963 and in recent years has fired it just twice a year — on New Year's Eve and the Fourth of July. He says he uses blanks for safety and shoots in the privacy of his Forest Park row house....
| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:47 PM
Melissa Davis' husband had six domestic-violence arrests in less than a year of marriage, and was released by a judge on his own recognizance.
Katie Hadel's ex-boyfriend was let out of jail early on good behavior.
And Candace Hurt's husband had...
| Jun 22, 2013
Haussner's was certainly admired for its cuisine, which combined traditional German specialties like Wiener schnitzel a la Holstein with Mid-Atlantic fare such as crab cakes and terrapin stew. And people still dream about the dessert...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Catherine Diehl, a registered nurse and gourmet cook, died June 17 from complications of brain bleeding at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 84.
The former Catherine Drobot was born and raised in Northampton, Pa., where she graduated from high...