| Jun 9, 2011
| 3:01 PM
Four decades ago, "Company" opened on Broadway, putting Stephen Sondheim firmly on the music theater map. The show left an indelible impression on a young person who saw the premiere in 1970.
"I was taken to the show when I was 11 years old for my...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 8:47 AM
Soprano Stacey Mastrian returns to her native Bel Air to present a recital of songs and arias in Italian, French, German, Spanish and English, with pianist Scott Crowne. The concert will be Friday, March 16, at 8 p.m. at the St. Mary Magdalen Mission...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 3:33 PM
We all like to share happiness with others, and our neighbors to the south, in Gaywood, certainly brought some to the Govans CARES food pantry last month.
Dawn Katz and Elizabeth Heubeck were joined by neighbors Jim Bealmear, Jim and Kendall Fragetta,...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 5:00 AM
"You must be rich."
A grandfather who asked where I lived told me this, straight out. We were at the B&O Railroad Museum playground in Baltimore with our preschoolers, mine a grandnephew. I had unwisely confessed to living in Manhattan.
| Nov 10, 2011
If you're into experimental performance and supporting a good cause, check out fallFRINGE, sponsored by Capital Fringe, a nonprofit whose mission is to promote the arts in D.C. fallFRINGE gathers the best performers from past...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:48 AM
More than 30,000 people are expected to converge on downtown Columbia from June 15-30 for the 25th annual Columbia Festival of the Arts.
Most of them will be heading to see the free LakeFest events Friday through Sunday, while others will come during the...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 9:05 AM
New York-based classical guitarist Jason Vieaux might be making his professional debut in Columbia performing with the Escher String Quartet Saturday, Nov. 19. But the upcoming Candlelight Concerts appearance won't be the first time locals have seen him...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Bel Air's Shelley Stannard and Jason Hisley, the respective owner and baker at Flavor Cupcakery, were the big winners of "Cupcake Wars" on the Food Network as the reality show launched into a new season Sunday.
The pair get $10,000 for their store,...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 12:06 PM
For a day or a weekend sparkling with the season's spirit, there's no topping the Big Apple, with a twinkling Norway spruce towering over the ice-skating rink at Rockefeller Center, storytelling department store windows and the breathtaking Santaland....
| Feb 8, 2012
| 8:28 AM
Randy Fenoli at Betsy Robinson
For years, he's helped brides pick the perfect dress for the big day. Now, television personality Randy Fenoli will be at Betsy Robinson's Bridal Collection helping women pick out the proper head-turning gown on their...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 5:27 PM
Now that Punxsutawney Phil has seen his shadow and we've all declared our love for family, friends and others at Valentine's Day, it won't be long before local Christians begin the six week observance of Lent.
Our area churches will inaugurate the Lenten...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 10:25 AM
A tuxedo seems like the one sartorial item that Hahn-Bin might not wear when this 24-year-old violinist appears for the Candlelight Concert Society on Saturday, Jan. 14, at 8 p.m. in Howard Community College's Smith Theatre.
This hotshot performer...