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  • George W. Hilton, college professor

    George W. Hilton, college professor
    George W. Hilton, a retired college professor, author and transportation economist whose works on railroads and shipping included the seminal history of Maryland's Ma & Pa Railroad, died Aug. 4 of heart failure at Lorien Health Park in Columbia. He was...
  • Annapolis Shakespeare ends Playhouse residency with swirling 'Tempest'

    Annapolis Shakespeare ends Playhouse residency with swirling 'Tempest'
    After three successful seasons, the Annapolis Shakespeare Company is completing its final production as a resident theater company at Bowie Playhouse with a fine production of Shakespeare's "The Tempest," continuing weekends through Aug. 17. Annapolis...
  • Nationals sought tripling of TV rights fees from MASN

    Nationals sought tripling of TV rights fees from MASN
    The Washington Nationals sought television rights fees nearly three times what the team receives now from the Baltimore Orioles-controlled Mid-Atlantic Sports Network, according to documents unsealed by a New York court last week. The documents were made...
  • N.Y. court blocks MLB decision in Orioles-Nationals TV rights fee case

    N.Y. court blocks MLB decision in Orioles-Nationals TV rights fee case
    The Baltimore Orioles took an early lead in the court battle against the Washington Nationals and Major League Baseball over television rights fees from the teams' shared regional sports network. A New York court temporarily blocked a recent Major League...
  • Laurel 'powers on' rebooted TV station

    Laurel 'powers on' rebooted TV station
    The city of Laurel publicly rebooted its public access cable network, now called Laurel TV, at a launch party and event held Wednesday inside the Laurel Municipal Center. The event was held as a way to spread the word to the public about recent...
  • 'So You Think You Can Dance' recap, Top 10 perform with All-Stars

    'So You Think You Can Dance' recap, Top 10 perform with All-Stars
    There are a lot of neon colors in this opening number, which is essentially a neon nightmare of a line dance. I'm old enough to remember when neon was a thing in the '80s. The boys are in cowboy shirts with 10-gallon hats. Then there's a jump rope and I...
  • Strong advertising sales lead to earnings boost for Sinclair Broadcast Group

    Strong advertising sales lead to earnings boost for Sinclair Broadcast Group
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. turned in a better-than-expected second quarter Wednesday, thanks to strong advertising sales and lower expenses to operate its television stations. The Hunt Valley broadcaster said it earned $41.3 million, or 42 cents per...
  • Ben Carson getting the 'good' Fox News push for president

    Ben Carson getting the 'good' Fox News push for president
      I thought I was over it. I promised myself I was not going to get outraged this election cycle when Fox News allowed its contributors to use their airtime on the highest rated cable news channel to test the waters of a potential candidacy and...
  • Tribune completes spinoff of newspapers including The Baltimore Sun

    Tribune completes spinoff of newspapers including The Baltimore Sun
    Tribune Co. completed the spinoff Monday of Tribune Publishing Co., which includes The Baltimore Sun and nine other daily newspapers. Tribune is just the latest multimedia news company to split up its broadcasting and publishing assets, joining Rupert...
  • 7 things to know about the MASN dispute that could end up in court

    7 things to know about the MASN dispute that could end up in court
    The Orioles and Washington Nationals are embroiled in a dispute — which might need to be resolved in court or by independent arbitration — over the economics of their shared regional television network. The outcome could affect how much...
  • Wendell Pierce on 'Ray Donovan,' Jon Voight and his 'personal trifecta'

    Wendell Pierce on 'Ray Donovan,' Jon Voight and his 'personal trifecta'
    There was Wendell Pierce last Sunday night, sitting at a bar, pounding down drink after drink and getting kind of emotional as he talked about how messed up things had gotten in his life. Shades of Bunk Moreland, of “The Wire,” to be sure....
  • Kittleman launches TV ad campaign aimed at Democrats and independents

    Kittleman launches TV ad campaign aimed at Democrats and independents
    In the race for Howard County executive, one campaign is taking its message to the airwaves — a bit earlier than expected. State Sen. Allan Kittleman, the Republican county executive candidate, launched a television advertising campaign targeted...