| Nov 9, 2011
| 9:05 AM
When Pat Hiban puts his mind to something, he makes it happen. That's how he became a brand-name Realtor in Howard County, and that's how he turned his book, "6 Steps to 7 Figures," into a bestseller.
"I always thought in my mind that I should write a...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 7:15 PM
How did Mac Miller do it?
It seems improbable, but the party-all-the-time Jewish rapper from Pittsburgh found himself at the top of the Billboard 200 on Nov. 16, without a radio hit, and more important, without a major-label machine there to take the...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:27 AM
This week we asked our b staff about the tweaks they would like to make to this past year if given the chance. Here's what they had to say.
•••• Donald Trump would be permanently afflicted with laryngitis. Luke Broadwater, reporter,...
| Dec 21, 2011
When famous folks majorly goof, apologies often follow. Unless you're Donald Trump. Here's our top five favorite mea culpas of the year.
5. "Also, I'm sorry for the confusion that I may of caused to those at the Coroner's office. Won't happen again,...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Def Leppard and Poison performed at Merriweather Post Pavilion Tuesday night. Midnight Sun contributor Jay Trucker was there.
At around 10 Tuesday night at Columbia’s Merriweather Post Pavillion, a pair of fans were relieving themselves of $12...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 3:57 AM
Growing up in Bethesda, Giuliana Rancic thought there was nothing more glamorous than the news women she saw on TV. First at the University of Maryland, College Park, then at graduate school in Washington, she trained to join their ranks, heading with...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 7:41 AM
For a decade, the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship has been working in Baltimore schools to encourage students with the potential to become tomorrow's business leaders.
The nonprofit's work has paid off, generating projects such as student-run banks...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 9:00 AM
The question of the day is: What do Donald Trump and Mitt Romney have in common besides being rich ("Trumped: It's Romney, not Gingrich, who's endorsed," Feb. 3)?
The answer is they both like to fire people.
Frank F. Braunstein, Pikesville
| Feb 7, 2012
| 3:00 AM
For 60 years the National Prayer Breakfast has been a nonpolitical event where speakers put aside their earthly biases and focus on a Higher Authority. Last Thursday, President Obama departed from that tradition to claim the endorsement of Jesus for...
| Dec 21, 2011
The defining political issue of 2012 won't be the government's size. It will be who government is for.
Americans have never much liked government. After all, the nation was conceived in a revolution against government.
But the surge of cynicism...
| May 10, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Racing champion Michael Andretti is working on a last-minute effort to organize the Baltimore Grand Prix, teaming with two local businessmen to put together the Labor Day street racing festival, the mayor's office announced Thursday.
The new racing...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 11:06 AM
A year ago, soon after the Tunisian uprising, I demonstrated my powers of prediction in a column about the democracy movement in the Arab world. The revolution in Tunisia, I wrote, "arose from local circumstances that don't foretell what will happen...