| Nov 27, 2011
Baltimore's Union Square Christmas Cookie Tour is often less about cookies than it is about the houses that open their doors to serve them.
"These are Victorian houses, and they are almost always under construction or restoration," said Sylva Lin....
| Nov 21, 2011
| 2:25 PM
Although big-ticket electronics are always the featured items on Black Friday, Walmart's 2011 ad includes some bookish choices.
Among the pre-Black Friday deals available online from Monday to Friday is The Twilight Saga Complete Collection in...
| 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....
| Jul 12, 2011
| 8:45 AM
Charm City Cakes made this special-effects Hogwarts cake for the party following Monday night's New York premiere of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2"
The party was held at the American Museum of Natural History following the invite-only...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 12:20 PM
This week, we asked about your favorite movies from 2011. Here's what you had to say.
•••• “Thor” --Andrew Daugherty via Facebook
•••• “The Help” --Jennifer Mundie via Facebook
| Jul 18, 2011
| 4:42 AM
At a screening in Columbia, a 16-year-old boy and a 16-year-old girl emerged from "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" blissed-out but also fighting because he wouldn't kiss her during the movie — he didn't want to miss a single second...
| Dec 14, 2011
For Kathryn Carlson, the holidays are not just about family, food and gifts — they're also about dance. The 30-year-old native of Somers Point, N.J., joined the Ballet Theatre of Maryland in 2003 as an apprentice dancer after graduating from the...
| Dec 13, 2011
For Kathryn Carlson, the holidays are not just about family, food and gifts — they’re also about dance. The 30-year-old native of Somers Point, N.J., joined the Ballet Theatre of Maryland in 2003 as an apprentice dancer after graduating from...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 4:08 AM
Middle River resident Stephanie Brown, 28, is a hardcore Harry Potter fan who has been enthralled with the wizarding world for nearly 10 years. Before she headed to the massive Potter fan convention LeakyCon this week in Orlando, Fla., b asked Brown to...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 7:26 AM
The very best movies of the past year went back to the earliest years of cinema for their subject matter, but 100 or so years amount to just a few film frames when you consider that some of the other movies in this 10-best list went back to the dawn of...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 4:45 AM
1. Sum up Artscape? That’s one of the best things about it — you can’t. Especially since this is the free arts festival blowout’s 30th year (celebrating everything 1980s, which we assume you love).
And, of course, there’s...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 7:14 PM
Thirteen-year-old Alexander Williams was always so reluctant to read that his school arranged to get him special help. But he felt differently about the stories when they were told on a big screen.
Most people who love the films begin with the books. But...