| Sep 8, 2011
| 11:17 AM
As the 10th anniversary of 9/11 approaches, TV networks and channels including NBC, CNN, Fox, TLC, Biography and Showtime are airing a multitude of programs about Sept. 11, 2001, and its aftermath.
•••• “Saved”: Pets...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 1:17 PM
The ideal summer vacation for Jen Grottenthaler typically involves a beach and "drinks with little umbrellas in them." Certainly more adventurous than her former college roommate, Sherry Insley has loved being around the water since the days she used to...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 8:53 AM
Mike Ricksecker, paranormal investigator and "ghostorian," has had a lifelong passion for writing and mystery which has led him to explore the realm of the paranormal. He is the author of Ghosts of Maryland, Ghosts and Legends of Oklahoma, and has...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 11:32 AM
The table in Jack Samuels' Fells Point office is piled two feet high with books, papers, scientific journals and grant applications.
Samuels' wife likes to tease him that he has a hoarding problem, just like the people he studies. In reality, those...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 2:39 PM
The National Aquarium Institute has tapped a California aquarium industry veteran to be the organization's next CEO.
John C. Racanelli, 55, will be expected to increase the ocean conservation and educational messages delivered through the National...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 3:45 PM
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'Twelfth Night' — Summer Youth Shakespeare Theatre opens Fri., June 24, 8 p.m., Laurel...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Board holds public hearing on superintendent search
The Howard County Board of Education will hold an initial public hearing on the search for a new superintendent for county schools at its next meeting Tuesday, June 21.
The hearing will take place in...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 10:38 AM
Plan your week with our guide to what's happening
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
Captain America: The First Avenger
Friends With Benefits
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
Guiliana & Bill (season premiere; 8 p.m. Monday; Style)
| Apr 7, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Chew on this: Adults — not children — account for 65 percent of gummi candy consumption in the United States.
And that appetite is growing, if Haribo of America Inc.'s sales are any indication.
U.S. sales for the Woodlawn-based division of...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:13 PM
The fact a commercial for Animal Planet's new series "Tanked" aired during tonight's live Smackdown seems oddly appropriate.
With much of the WWE roster already en route to Europe for an upcoming tour, the company tried to make the best of the show by...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 2:12 PM
Mike Ricksecker, paranormal investigator and “ghostorian,” has had a lifelong passion for writing and mystery, which has led him to explore the realm of the paranormal. Ricksecker, 37, lives in Oklahoma but lived in...
| Feb 28, 2012
Catonsville High boys lacrosse coach Aaron Stubbs was among the contestants on the Feb. 12 airing of Animal Planet Network's "Hillbilly Handfishin" show.
The show, which airs Sundays at 8 p.m., depicts participants learning how to "noodle," catch catfish...