| Dec 20, 2011
| 5:21 PM
Had a chance today to speak to Earl Weaver, the Orioles’ Hall of Fame manager who will be one of the club’s six icons to be honored with a bronze statue this year at Camden Yards.
Calling from South Florida, Weaver said he was overwhelmed...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Baltimore's party is over – and it was a grand one. A Grand Prix one, to be exact. But now it is time to put the carpet and the furniture back where they belong.
Even before the last fan made it home from Baltimore's inaugural three-day IndyCar...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 7:40 PM
The Baltimore Grand Prix lurched toward its starting line Thursday as downtown was consumed by the chaos of last-minute preparations for the three-day event.
Wide-scale road closings began to take effect, preparing the race course along downtown...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 9:09 AM
Some pressed against chain-link fences, straining for a better view of the hurtling cars. Others mingled in white tents, struggling to be heard over thundering engines. And an elderly woman perched on the edge of her car, craning for a better view of...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 10:23 AM
The city invested nearly $7 million in the Grand Prix at a time of cutbacks in neighborhood services. It tied up downtown traffic before, during and after a long holiday weekend, less than two weeks before voters go to the polls for a mayoral election....
| Sep 4, 2011
| 7:24 PM
Tens of thousands of spectators trooped through crowded paddocks and grandstands, clutching ear plugs and checkered flags. Auto-racing teams praised the exciting twists and straightaways through roads normally choked with harried commuters.
And the cars,...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 11:05 AM
As Salvatore Romano, the closeted art director at the turbulent Sterling Cooper ad agency in the TV series "Mad Men," Bryan Batt struck out — his character, cruelly compromised by a client, was fired partway through the third season of the much-...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 4:47 PM
It was like something out of a Hollywood movie — a musty attic in a stately old home, a forlorn-looking dollhouse perched against one wall and underneath it, a mysterious dust-covered box wrapped in twine.
But what Karl Kissner and his cousin,...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The 35th annual American Craft Council Show, February 24-27, at the Baltimore Convention Center will include a display of craft-inspired cakes made by cake designers and bakers from the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area.Bakers or cake designers...
| Feb 27, 2011
| 4:22 AM
....you get Gleep ChefOr, you get the 7th annual Maryland ProStart® Student Invitational, a culinary and management competition hosted by the Restaurant Association of Maryland Education Foundation for students in high school culinary and management...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 6:26 PM
The sight of a forklift lowering a 9,300-pound concrete slab ontoPratt Street attracted a crowd Monday night at the Inner Harbor.
Curiosity-seekers joined organizers running the firstBaltimore Grand Prix as the second phase officially began in...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 4:38 PM
With the Grand Prix of Baltimore over, workers were taking down fences, removing safety barriers and opening streets Monday with the goal of restoring the flow of traffic through Downtown Baltimore in time for the Tuesday morning commute.
By 5 a.m....