| Mar 2, 2012
Sunday, March 4
Child fair "Children on Board," Howard County's annual preschool/child care information fair sponsored by the Office of Children's Services, will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Ten Oaks Ballroom, 5000 Signal Bell Lane in Clarksville....
| Apr 16, 2012
| 7:40 AM
The circus was in town last week. Specifically, the Piccadilly Circus, which staged two or three shows daily April 11-15 at the Howard County Fairgrounds.
"We pretty much sold out throughout the weekend," said Cuinn Griffin, promotional director for...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 10:44 AM
A day after Jada Pinkett Smith sent a heartfelt letter to Baltimore's mayor, pleading for her to stand up for circus elephants she believes are being abused, circus officials called the actress "completely misguided."
"She doesn't know the first thing...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Vernon Harry Wiesand, a retired attorney and police magistrate who was a former city Recreation and Parks Board president, died of stroke complications May 26 at the Anchorage Nursing Home in Salisbury. The former Mount Vernon Place resident was 92.
| Mar 10, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Ringling Bros. Circus spokesperson Stephen Payne would rather go into a cage of hungry tigers than admit the days that it was considered acceptable to haul animals around in boxcars and beat them into submission are long over ("Circus: Pinkett-Smith...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 3:52 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blakewants to teach Jada Pinkett Smith a lesson in that old, scratch my back, I'll scratch yours thing.
Earlier this week the actress sent the mayor a letter, asking her to make sure the elephants are well treated when the...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake wasn't exactly jumping when Jada Pinkett Smith asked for her help in protecting elephants earlier this week.
The mayor more or less says she had bigger fish to fry -- that and the actress didn't help her out when the city...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Baltimore escape artist Spencer Horsman's willingness to almost die in front of an audience is proving a smash on NBC's "America's Got Talent."
"Yeah, apparently they like the fact that I'm willing to almost kill and mangle myself every round," Horsman...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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......