| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:55 AM
Every year at the American Craft Council Show in Baltimore, rows and rows of handmade material sit in booths for on-lookers to gaze at and admire. And behind the uniquely crafted jewelry and perfectly glazed ceramic pieces sits an artist, whose work on...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:36 PM
It's World Water Day today. What will you be doing to preserve and conserve this precious resource? Several fashion brands will be celebrating the 19th annual event pioneered by the United Nations with challenges designed to bring awareness to crucial...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 9:24 AM
In a race to beat other retailers in sales growth, Under Armourmay not have won gold, but the athletic apparel brand secured fifth place - not bad out of a field of 100.
The Baltimore company was the fifth fastest growing retailer in the U.S. last year,...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 6:30 AM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
Preppy New Yorkers Vampire Weekend played their first concert in Maryland Saturday night at Merriweather Post Pavilion. In a brisk two-hour set where they played crowd favorites like A-Punk and covered Bruce Springsteen, the...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 8:19 AM
A new teen-oriented store is opening at Bel Air at 5 Bel Air South Parkway in the Festival Shopping Center. Owned by Harford County residents Patrick and Melissa Davis, the store, Uptown Cheapskate, is billed as a hip and trendy fashion exchange that pays...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:27 AM
Occupy Wall Street has gone global, so we asked our staff what else the movement should take over.•••• Any movement that puts their energy to good use: Volunteering to mentor a kid, cleaning up an alley or rehabbing a vacant house...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 6:08 PM
If Ripley's Believe It or Not! opens a proposed "odditorium" museum at the Inner Harbor, it will be hard to miss.
To lure visitors to its collection of "amazing exhibits" and "unbelievable & genuine artifacts from around the globe," the Orlando, Fla.-...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 12:07 PM
The Light Street Pavilion at Harborplace is getting a new food court in a new location. The 260-seat food court will take over the old Phillips Seafood Buffet space on the pavilion's lower level. It will open in the spring of 2012, around the time that...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 7:40 PM
There are three points that need to be taken away from this week’s episode of “Terra Nova.”
One: Like Tolstoy wrote, “Every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way,” and I counted no fewer than three unhappy/messed-up...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Urban Outfitters, a trendy, sometimes quirky clothing store that also carries furniture and accessories, will open the doors to its new store, located in the old Hudson Trail Outfitters location on York Road in downtown Towson, on Thursday, Oct. 6.
| Oct 10, 2011
| 5:42 PM
Ben Pfeffer traded his Charles Village apartment for a sleeping bag across the street from the Inner Harbor.
He gave up a roof over his head to join a protest without specific goals or a clear end date. He's not even sure what would constitute a...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 5:36 PM
Phillips Seafood, the last of the original Harborplace tenants, is leaving Baltimore’s waterfront mall.
But it appears the restaurant — once one of the nation’s busiest eateries — won’t be going far when it closes on Sept....