| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:37 AM
DirecTV subscribers have lost"SpongeBob SquarePants," "The Daily Show" and "Mob Wives."
Unable to reach a deal with Viacom, parent of several popular cable channels, including MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and VH1, DirecTV is no longer carrying the...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The New York Times on rampsomania - apparently there's not enough of the newly beloved, spring-has-sprung, wild leek to go aroundCasual dining restaurants will be beefing up their employee training and reviewing some procedures in response to the...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 11:36 AM
When Crack the Sky guitarist Rick Witkowski recalls the first time the band played Baltimore, his enthusiasm is palpable — as if the show happened just last night and not in the mid-1970s.
"We walked into the club and got a standing ovation...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 1:55 PM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
The Ides of March
Machine Gun Preacher
Pop Up Video (returns after a decade absence; noon; VH1)
House (season premiere; 9 p.m.; Fox)
The A-List Dallas (series debut;...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 7:18 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
Conan the Barbarian
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World
Monday Night Football: Preseason: NY Jets @ Houston (special; 8 p.m. Monday; ESPN)
Gloria: In Her Own Words (special; 9 p.m. Monday;...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 10:09 AM
Heidi Klotzman knows how to throw a party.
When Klotzman was 17, she organized an outdoor fundraiser for VH1's Save the Music Foundation at her home in Phoenix in Baltimore County, complete with multiple bands and a professional stage, lighting and sound...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 12:37 PM
This weekend two vastly different rap duos will perform in Baltimore.
The first one, Salt-n-Pepa, formed in New York and are icons of the genre. The second one, AK Slaughter, are homegrown, and barely five years old.
Cheryl James and Sandy Denton ...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 7:09 AM
Actor Mario Lopez will be in Baltimore Tuesday to read to patients at Johns Hopkins Children's Hospital, visit with members of the Boys and Girls Club in Edgewood, and meet with fans in Fells Point.
The one-time teen heartthrob and current host of the...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 9:00 AM
I'm not sure how many of my readers regularly watch ABC's "Dancing With the Stars," but I suspect that number will dwindle now that Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward is joining the cast for the show's 12th season. Well, unless you're hoping Ward will...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Here's our round-up of the week's most notable concerts. For more shows, check out FindLocal. Ticket prices do not reflect any additional surcharges and taxes.
On Monday, the wonderfully named I Set My Friends on Fire plays Sonar ($11/$13).
| Nov 7, 2011
| 4:13 PM
Michael Ian Black facetiously named his stand-up special "Very Famous" — but it's true, depending on whom you ask.
Black, the snarky comedian best known for his pop-culture takedowns on VH1, is a cult-hero for his work on MTV's '90s sketch-comedy...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 11:41 AM
Whenever I get the chance to show love to a Diplomats member — whether it's a lowly alum like Un Kasa or the king of kings himself, Cam'ron — I'm going to do it. This is because the Diplomats (better known as Dipset) will go down as one of the...