| Mar 7, 2012
| 7:51 AM
In the spirit world, there are many types of beverage alcohol. Fermented grape juice or fermented fruit juice yields wine. Adding alcohol to fermenting grape juice creates port, Madeira, sherry, Marsala and vins doux naturels. Distilling wine results in...
| Apr 28, 2012
Jonathan Phillip "Sugarfoot" Moffett can practically hear the King of Pop's voice in his head as he practices his drum licks for the Cirque du Soleil show based on the music of Michael Jackson.
"Make it bigger than life," Moffett hears the Gloved One...
| May 30, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Baltimore and Washington's food-truck armadas will square off at A Taste of Two Cities a blow-out food-truck gathering on Saturday, June 23.
A Taste of Two Cities will gather together 20 food trucks from each city at the Westport Waterfront, the venue...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Mini-golf in the National Building Museum
Grab your putter and tee off in a one-of-a-kind miniature-golfing experience at Washington's National Building Museum. Challenge your friends and family to a round on one of several courses designed...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Everything you need to know about what's going on 11/14-11/20.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; Subject to change)
Happy Feet 2
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1
Basketball Wives L.A. (season finale; 8 p.m.; VH1)...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 1:35 AM
Let Billy Crystal do his thing
Sure, he may not be the hippiest host, but Crystal's an Oscar-host pro. He knows what he's doing and he's funny doing it. We're hoping for a classic Crystal opening monologue, hopefully one of those song...
| Dec 3, 2011
A bevy of Santas will not tap-dance their way into Rockette-style formations onstage to help the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra celebrate the Christmas season this year.
That cute tradition, and the rest of the Holiday Spectacular presented by the BSO...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 4:41 AM
There is a reason more people watched the Grammys this year than did the Oscars last year: The Oscar telecast has truly come to suck.
Sunday night's 84th Annual Academy Awards was actually painful to watch. I cannot think of any major TV franchise that...
| Feb 1, 2012
The Howard County Women's Athletics Hall of Fame was established in 1997. Tara Everly, Joan Lovelace, Erica McCauley, Alisha Mosley and Elise Ray join the 59 men and women who have previously been inducted.
Everly was a three-sport athlete at Oakland...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 1:03 PM
For a city whose last Fortune 500 company was about to be acquired by an out-of-town corporation, there was not just consolation but actual excitement over one of the deal sweeteners: Chicago-based Exelon Corp. promised to build a new downtown office...
| Dec 31, 2011
What is it we want from Phillips?
Like it or not, the restaurant is the city's unofficial headquarters for Chesapeake seafood. For the last three decades, more visitors to Baltimore likely received their first crab cake from Phillips in Harborplace...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 5:47 PM
When Elton John played 1st Mariner Arena last year, his first Baltimore performance in more than a decade, more than 12,000 fans turned out.
Sade, opening her first American concert tour in just as many years, drew an audience just as big later in the...