| Nov 25, 2012
Kitchen backsplashes are a popular kitchen upgrade, right up there with a fancy stone countertops. Tile and glass are probably the easiest and the most common — even the big-box stores carry them now for DIYers. And the Internet is filled with photo...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 1:41 PM
As the American Library Association kick off Banned Book Week, an annual event designed to draw attention to censorship issues, a bizarre case of visual censorship by IKEA is in the news.
The Swedish furniture company acknowledged that catalogs...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 6:33 AM
Guys, that was an awesome Nick and Jess episode, so let’s just get into it.
After last week’s back-to-back episodes, Jess decided that she was going to be a new woman, and that meant casually sleeping with a really, really, good-looking man...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 6:17 AM
This week, as in Halloween seasons of yore, a sinister, supernatural and mysteriously menacing traveling carnival — run by a character known as the Timoniac — is preparing to haunt the hills, hollows and backyards of historic Lutherville.
| Sep 27, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Labor Day has come and gone, but there's no need to pack away all that white. Not only can you still wear it, you can use the color to give your decor a lift.
Fashion designers from Derek Lam to J. Mendel stocked their fall 2012 collections with crisp...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Often when an old home is in the final stages of an interior renovation, the grandeur of new molding, flooring and light fixtures stands out like a masterfully worked canvas awaiting the addition of the primary subject. Such is the story unfolding...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 2:35 PM
Among all the lovely, quirky, industrial, upscale, up-and-coming and historic Baltimore neighborhoods, Danielle LeClair chose Highlandtown for the nearby park — and the parking.
A Massachusetts native and nurse practitioner in geriatric...
| Oct 17, 2011
I'm putting a call into IKEA first thing tomorrow morning to pitch a new line of furniture — the DinoSaϋr — modeled after the classy desk gracing Commander Taylor's office: a T. Rex skull holding up a sheet of glass. Functional,...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 3:05 PM
See a retractable kitchen island, controlled with an iPhone. Find out who said, "I'm barely interested in food....I love food but I don't like to talk about it very long." Also, Bananas Foster injures four at Florida restaurant, and Eli discovers an...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 7:46 AM
The first time I saw Jack, my daughter's pup of choice, 11 years ago, I was certain she had lost her mind. There I was picking up her dog with her at Howard County Animal Control, unaware until that moment that Jack was very, very large. Called Polar Bear...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 9:16 AM
Even if they end up being a villain, we always have love for Baltimore folks on reality shows. So far on "The Real World: St. Thomas," Dundalk native Trey Weatherholtz, 23, is far from a villain.
He reminds us of that popular guy in high school who...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 6:57 AM
IKEA doesn't even require any purchase by the accompanying adult for a kid to get a free combo meal. Click here to see the details on IKEA's site.
IHOP has a similar deal where you can get one free kid's meal with each entree purchased. Press Release...