| Jul 23, 2011
| 6:51 PM
Thomas A. Kiefaber, a candidate for City Council president, is banned from City Hall unless he's expected — and escorted — by someone inside, according to a letter sent to him this month by the Baltimore City solicitor.
The letter says he...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:46 AM
Youngsters, parents and anglers of all ages enjoyed mild temperatures and a pre-Father's Dayatmosphere on June 16 to catch a little cane pole fishing on Lake Roland at Robert E Lee Park, at 1000 Lakeside Drive.
The park, which is operated by the...
| Jul 26, 2011
Food Network's Food and Wine Festival
Food Network personality Guy Fieri is coming to Atlantic City. And he's hosting the "Cheese Steak Battle."
It's all part of the Food Network's Atlantic City Food and Wine Festival, which runs...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 11:49 AM
What girl doesn’t love a sleepover with her friends? It’s all about giggling and being silly together. It’s a time for sharing secrets, painting each other’s nails, and munching on cheese curls and chips while watching the latest...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 7:24 AM
Patricia Cornwell is generous with acknowledgments in her novels to the assistance people have given her in medical and technical matters. In Port Mortuary she also expresses gratitude to those who advised on military matters. There is, however, no...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 3:02 PM
An article in Wednesday's editions about Baltimore County schools hiring non-school-based employees despite cutting teaching positions incorrectly reported that a $19 million increase in salaries and benefits was only for county teachers. In fact, it...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 5:00 AM
I refuse to get on the anti-Facebook bandwagon.
For the last five years or so, Facebook has been the biggest thing on the Web. But some disillusionment was inevitable. Nothing can be the biggest thing forever. In recent months, there's been a rising...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 8:40 AM
J.K. Rowling, who created the fabulously successful Harry Potter series of book -- and movies -- will publish her first adult novel, Little, Brown and Co. announced today. The title, date for worldwide publication and further details about the novel will...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 12:20 PM
Before there was Harry Potter midnight release parties, there was Georges Duboeuf, the mastermind behind the annual "third-Thursday-in-November" release of Beaujolais Nouveau.
This year's release is accompanied by an energetic and fresh national...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 6:20 AM
Sam Osheroff admits there's some pressure when it comes to defending his title as the Howard County Library Spelling Bee champion. But once he's on stage, the pressure, he said, will be off.
"I spell for myself," Sam said. "When you're on stage, it's...
| Mar 14, 2012
Meet Dave Gilmore, the mind (and thumbs) behind Game Cache. Dave has been infatuated with staring into glowing screens ever since he could pick up a "Duck Hunt" controller. At age 6, he entered his local video store's Nintendo fishing tournament on the...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:25 PM
The nerd-epic (and I use that term with the deepest feeling of endearment) "Game of Thrones" is returning next month, and no one is more excited than our friends at Entertainment Weekly (and me!). The magazine has dedicated not one, but four covers to the...