| Apr 25, 2012
| 12:41 PM
Some of the newest fitness classes around Maryland involve warrior drills based on "The Hunger Games"books and practicing the downward dog yoga pose on a paddleboard in the middle of a lake.
Others take a twist on conventional aerobics classes from the...
| Oct 8, 2004
With trembling hands, he reached for the phone and dialed the number. He was nervous, but his mind was clear. He was done with Maryland football. Finished. Three head coaches in three years had told him 300 different things, and none of them seemed able...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Melissa Joan Hart will star in a benefit reading of the '60s romantic comedy "Any Wednesday" at the Westport Country Playhouse Monday, June 29 at 7 p.m.
She will play the role of Ellen, the sweet mistress of a wealthy Manhattan businessman in the...
| Jan 15, 2013
Dyer Brainerd Holmes
NASA manned space flight director
Dyer Brainerd Holmes, 91, director of manned space flight for NASA when Americans were making their early forays into space in the early 1960s, died Friday at a hospital in Memphis, Tenn., of...
| Feb 4, 2013
Evelyn Freeman, a pioneer in the field of aging who in the twilight of her life helped people cope with the challenges of getting older, has died. She was 96.
Freeman, who was the longtime director of the senior counseling program at what was then called...
| Feb 13, 2013
Actress Jane Fonda bought a home in Beverly Hills last year with a feature that might seem counterintuitive for a fitness guru: an elevator.
The Holmby Hills house that pop icon Michael Jackson leased has one within its 17,200 square feet of living...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 12:13 PM
In light of Philip Roth's recent announcement of his "retirement" from writing, a scene from the 1977 movie "Julia" comes to mind. It's a delicious cinematic moment, involving as it does the deft puncturing of pomposity — always satisfying to...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 8:24 AM
Stewart, age 55, married
Q: Who was your role model when you were a kid, and who would you say is a good role model now?
My dad, and yes he still is; although, I wouldn’t use him as a role model when dining out as even now he knows how to...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Sunday will be huge with movie stars, race-car drivers and zombies. The Daytona 500 will be more closely watched than usual to see if Danica Patrick can make history. The coverage starts at 1 p.m. Sunday on Fox. The Oscars must fight zombies and viewer...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 4:44 PM
If you want a primer on “Argo,” the favorite to win best picture at the Oscars on Sunday, Discovery Channel is happy to oblige. “Argo: Inside Story” airs at 10 p.m. Saturday on Discovery. The program details CIA officer Tony...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:13 PM
The dance floor at the Avalon was still mostly empty when the polls closed Tuesday, with most guests not expected to arrive at Eric Garcetti’s election-night party until a little later in the night....
| Feb 21, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Academy Award winner Jane Fonda and "Twilight" star Kristen Stewart are among the Oscar presenters announced today. "Dallas Buyer's Club's" Jennifer Garner and "Django Unchained's" Kerry Washington will also take the stage Sunday night to present the...