| Jan 14, 2012
| 12:45 PM
For its first production of the new year, Colonial Players presents a loopy fairy-tale retelling in Don Nigro's "Cinderella Waltz" that delivers laughs and leads to rethinking what constitutes a happy ending.
Prolific playwright Nigro once told the...
| Jul 31, 2011
When the White Sox traded for Freddy Garcia in 2004, Ken Williams had the perfect explanation for the midseason move.
"1917,'' the general manage said, referring to the last time the White Sox had won the World Series.
As the general manager of the...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 4:05 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; unless otherwise noted)
Jaws (revival at the Charles; Saturday and Aug. 8 and 11)
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
The Bachelorette (season finale; 8 p.m. Monday; ABC)
Secret Mountain of Fort...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 8:27 AM
Kacie Neeb has added designer to her resume. The company LittleMissMatched began with a simple mission: to build a brand that inspires creativity and self-expression. In a recent contest, Project Sock, Kacie did just that. This nationwide sock design...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 11:01 AM
Heads up: Entering Bahoukas Antiques Mall and BrewMania MuZeum in Havre de Grace may cause a bit of sensory overload. The 10,000-square-foot shop is jam packed from floor to ceiling with various antiques, toys, collectables and more.
“We have a...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 4:35 PM
The Aberdeen Lioness and Lions Club is sponsoring a Cinderella's Closet on three different dates and locations.
They have more than 300 brand new or gently-used prom gowns to give to girls wanting to attend their school's prom, but who have difficultly...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Fairy tales seem like so much fun until you start paying attention. All that violence and vengeance, the spookiness, illusion, deceit.
"And ah, the woods," as Stephen Sondheim writes in his latest book. "The all-purpose symbol of the unconscious, the...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:58 AM
Two of the most memorable episodes from 1960s television become available this week in new box sets certain to turn collectors' heads all over Howard County. And — cue the eerie Theremin music — both are connected to "The Twilight Zone."...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 7:05 AM
Hazel and Maisie O'Neill have typical crazy weekends. The 12-year-old twins tend to their family's cows, mules, horses, chickens and rabbits at their Freeland home. They have soccer practice and games. They have homework as sixth-graders at Hereford...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 3:53 PM
The Perryville football team's Cinderella season ended Saturday afternoon, when the Panthers lost, 32-11, to the Dunbar Poets in the Class 1A championship game at M & T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.
The fourth-seeded Panthers (13-1) came into the game with...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 8:18 AM
It’s never too early to think about Halloween, so we asked our staff about which costumes we'll see a lot of this year.
•••• Anything involving the Casey Anthony trial. Luke Broadwater, managing editor, b
| Nov 7, 2011
| 1:53 PM
In a typical theatrical production at Notre Dame Preparatory School, the props and scenery are "built by dads and decorated by our girls," said Maggie Ward, director of the school's upcoming production of "Cinderella."
But this fall, a sophomore...