| Nov 3, 2011
| 1:10 PM
How cute is this??? This is Damai, a two-week-old orangutan, a baby girl. Her name means peace.
She's being cared for at the Surabaya Zoo nursery in Indonesia because her mother refused to do it.
| Dec 14, 2011
This week, we asked about your top gift picks for the holidays. Here's what you had to say.
•••• The Lombardi Trophy in Baltimore. --lilasc via Twitter
•••• Peace! --TC Galltin via Facebook
| Sep 7, 2011
| 10:16 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as council president.
I am a 1968 graduate of Douglass High School (Baltimore City School System). I also attended Coppin State College for three (3)...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 4:30 AM
Baltimore's Mittens is officially a celebrity.
The abused cat, recently named ASPCA's Cat of the Year, just returned to Baltimore after a whirlwind trip to Manhattan where she not only stayed at a fancy hotel and enjoyed limo service, but was...
| Oct 1, 2011
Just about every Friday morning, Karen Lubieniecki takes a leisurely stroll to Laurel Park, finds a place along a railing at the nearly empty racetrack and spends an hour or so watching the horses exercise as the sun climbs the sky.
It isn't that she's a...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 7:57 PM
One of my favorite aspects of our “gotta have it now!” society is how quickly TV shows come to DVD. Instead of waiting for some of your favorite episodes to make the rerun rounds or worse, try to catch it in the DVD cycle.
This fall, I'll...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:10 PM
KJ Mohr has programmed film festivals around the country for years. But it at started, she said, "for very selfish reasons."
"I devoured all the foreign videos from my public library, but I knew there was a lot of independently produced film out there...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 4:00 PM
The retirement of Ricky Williams leaves the Ravens with one running back who has more than five career NFL carries -- and that’s Ray Rice, who is an unrestricted free agent this offseason.
Here’s a quick look at who the Ravens have on the...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Why do so many beautiful actresses use their time in the spotlight to criticize their appearance? “Hunger Games” star Jennifer Lawrence is the latest offender. On Tuesday’s “Late Show With David Letterman,” the charming and...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Good Tuesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. We're back after a fairly restful long weekend only to find state government as sleepy as a middle school in August. This probably befits the season, of course. The business of state must be put......
| May 21, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Much of my column Saturday focused on the late Parkland High School Latin teacher and tennis coach Scott Bowers. Many of his students knew him as Mag (pronounced Maj), short for Magister, the Latin word for master or teacher. That's......
| Mar 19, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Atlanta native IronE Singleton, who plays T-Dog on AMC’s The Walking Dead, took time to talk to us — on his birthday, of all days! Although he was extremely tight-lipped on upcoming storylines for The Walking Dead — well, besides...