| Nov 25, 2011
| 8:59 PM
Whether a pianist, guitarist or someone who enjoys listening to great sounds, these gifts for musicians will bring a happy note to the holidays.
1. The Otamatone Musical Instrument from Maywa Denki is an easy-to-play electronic musical instrument....
| Nov 28, 2011
| 11:46 AM
The sounds of the season in Howard County always prominently include Columbia Pro Cantare performing portions of Handel's "Messiah." Of course, there are other Christmas-oriented concerts in the Baltimore area to consider adding to your classical shopping...
| 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...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 6:32 AM
For concerts, does it get any thinner than the final few weeks of the year? Judge for yourself with the list below, but don't be surprised if you're hitting the RedBox rather than the ticket office this week. Still, there are niche-specific acts coming to...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 9:42 AM
NHL Winter Classic
The summer home of the Philadelphia Phillies, Citizens Bank Park, will be turned into a full-size ice rink for the NHL's fifth annual Winter Classic. Start your New Year's Eve with the Winter Classic Alumni Game, where...
| Dec 15, 2011
My model train paraded around the living room floor of our Silver Spring home when I was 7 or 8 years old. I think we could put a little pellet in the engine to create the steam.
It wasn't very big and I'm pretty sure we didn't have any buildings or...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 4:12 PM
It's late on a steamy August morning. Forty scholars and their lecturer have been at their studies for a couple of hours.
One of the more challenging courses in the summer program at Anne Arundel Community College is already well under way.
| Nov 12, 2009
| 4:22 AM
Welcome back, readers. Justine and Liz are back and glad to see you survived last week's boring reunion snoozefest (we sat through it so you didn't have to). Our hopes are high for this week's episode since the previews......
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:51 PM
This month the News- Press published a story about the Ramos Bros. Circus and how it would not include animals like camels and other animals. One of the camels from last years’ show escaped from the circus causing commotion on a Glendale street....
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:09 PM
There will be no animals at the Ramos Bros. Circus set to return to Glendale next week after city officials requested that the zebras, horses and other four-legged performers, except dogs and cats, be kept out of the show, partially because a camel...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Packaging an indie film can feel sometimes like a three-ring circus, so it's fitting that one of the industry's great showmen Cassian Elwes has teamed with Robert Ogden Barnum (no relation to the famed ringleader) to form e2b Capital, which helps...
| Nov 23, 2013
If you have a kid at home whose mouth falls open at a construction site — and, yes, I recognize that kid may be 39 years old — then the 143rd edition of the Greatest Show on Earth may well be better, even, than a trip to your local condominium...