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  • Accordion: Not just for polkas anymore, say fans

    Accordion: Not just for polkas anymore, say fans
    Blame it on Lawrence Welk. If you're unfamiliar with that name, members of the American Accordionists' Association will give you an extra-warm welcome to their festival in Baltimore this week. Accordionists in this country have long struggled with the...
  • Sunday's super TV event

    Last Sunday, we invited over a lot of people, ordered a bucket of wings, made a potful of chili and bought a keg of beer, all in preparation for the major television event of the season, Downton Abbey, Episode 5 of Season 2. Apparently, one of the...
  • Daily Download: A guide through the fog of online information

    Daily Download: A guide through the fog of online information
    Built in part on the premise that even some of the smartest and most savvy news consumers sometimes feel themselves drowning in a sea of information online, the Daily Download aims to be an island of orientation. The online site that debuted last week is...
  • 'Downton Abbey' returns, and it's as good or better than last year

    'Downton Abbey' returns, and it's as good or better than last year
    "Downton Abbey," one of last season's big winners at the Emmy Awards, starts up again Sunday night on PBS. In a television season not blessed with much to rave about so far, let the hoopla be heard. This year's "Downton Abbey" is at least as good as...
  • City College students to be featured in 'virtual field trip' learning Shakespeare

    A high school English class at Baltimore City College will be featured in a virtual field trip Tuesday afternoon at 1 p.m., where students and teachers nationwide can go to the Folger Shakespeare Library and discover techniques for reading and...
  • Current Space's art market — literally

    Current Space's art market — literally
    The intersection of art and commerce has always been a dangerous spot. It gets extra slippery at a cheeky exhibit at Current Space, the ever-funky gallery that has staked out an oasis on an otherwise development-shy block of Howard Street. Titled "CART,"...
  • Reggie Watts brings wooly show to the Mammoth

    Reggie Watts brings wooly show to the Mammoth
    Reggie Watts' story is much like that of any other comic: He was a class clown, always goofing off and playing jokes on everybody, much to the consternation of his teachers. But during his youth in Great Falls, Mont., he also was in the school...
  • 'Abbey' inspires love of antiques

    'Abbey' inspires love of antiques
    If you're a fan of the hit TV series "Downton Abbey," you may have thought about incorporating elements of the Crawley family's mansion into your own home. The setting is decidedly English country, and the house — in real life, a historic estate...
  • About Sun reporter and blogger David Wood

    David Wood, 62, has been a journalist since 1970, a staff correspondent for Time Magazine, the Los Angeles Times, Newhouse News Service and The Baltimore Sun. He covers military issues, foreign affairs and combat operations, and is a Pulitzer Prize...
  • Kicking it Old School

     
    The only thing missing from this excellent guest post by Robert of Cross Keys is the recipe for the dish he's taking to his pool party. Here's Robert. ELLast week my wife let it be known that I live in......
  • They're taking reservations for 'No Reservations'

     
    Two television food personalities and a "Foodie Experience" serving samples from popular restaurants are coming to the Hippodrome May 22. Anthony Bourdain, the outspoken food critic and host of the Travel Channel's "No Reservations," teams up with Eric...
  • Theme cruises go with the flow

    Theme cruises allow passengers to immerse themselves in their passions and interests. Jazz, antiques, baseball -- you name it -- there is a cruise vacation that seemingly deals with the topic. The cruises allow passengers to pursue their common passions...