| Jan 23, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Alaska, the polar bear who recently died at the Maryland Zoo, is a touching example of how animals can recover from years of deprived living conditions in circuses if given the opportunity (Polar bear euthanized at Maryland zoo," Jan. 16).
| Apr 8, 2013
| 1:49 PM
The Piccadilly Circus is making a stop at the Howard County Fairgrounds this week.
Starting on Wednesday, April 10, elephants, jugglers, trapezists and the giant circus tent will all be back to wow audiences.
On Tuesday morning, the group was still...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 11:06 AM
A number of downtown city streets will be temporarily closed mid-day Wednesday to accommodate the circus elephant walk from 1st Mariner Arena to Lexington Market.
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus elephants will leave 1st Mariner Arena at...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 2:41 PM
Led by a Cirque du Soleil clown in street clothes, about 15 people spent their Saturday morning dancing and strutting in Stony Run Park. Some twirled parasols. Others walked on stilts.
All were practicing for a planned parade-athon of sorts during this...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 7:51 PM
You’ve been following the debt ceiling debate, right?
What? You haven’t been? Why not? Is it because watching people argue over long-term debt restructuring makes your eyes glaze over? We don’t blame you.
So while you’ve been...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Details here about a chance to win tickets to an invite only performance of Cirque du Soleil’s touring show Totem and a tour of Charm City Cakes bakery.Contestants have until March 31 to create your very own Totem-themed by cake......
| Nov 8, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Bucky reports on last night's Amazing Race:Welcome back to The Amazing Race. We are still in St. Petersburg, Russia and tonight’s leg will be run in and around the city, using taxis. Oh no! I hate it when taxi drivers......
| Mar 31, 2011
| 11:31 AM
The circuses are coming to town!
That's right, we're talking plural. Over the next week, both the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus and Cirque du Soleil will be landing in Baltimore for extended stays. Barnum & Bailey, in fact, is already here ...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 4:59 PM
An animal-rights group contends that an elephant performing in Baltimore with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus poses a health risk to the public because she has tested positive for tuberculosis, but circus and government health officials...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 12:53 PM
For its new album, Plain White T's looked to the circus for inspiration. The French-Canadian circus, no less.
Before he started writing "The Wonders of the Younger," lead singer Tom Higgenson had gone to see "O" by Cirque du Soleil, a show that...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:16 AM
I am so saddened about to read that the Piccadilly Circus is coming to Howard County ("Piccadilly Circus coming to county fairgrounds," April 5). Not only that, this article provided them with free advertising.
Circus animals suffer inordinately in these...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Howard County Fairgrounds is hosting a traveling show of sorrow, fear, and pain this week. A circus that uses exotic animals as "entertainment" is coming to town.
I urge all Maryland residents to say "no" to financially supporting circuses that use...