| Aug 31, 2013
The evening before my wife and I took our eldest child to college, we pulled out a DVD of "Animal House" and watched it together in high definition. It's still pretty funny 35 years after it was first released. This isn't real-life college, we warned...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 8:01 AM
No network midseason show has generated more buzz than "The Following," which premieres Monday night on Fox.
There are three reasons for that:
First, Kevin Bacon is the star, and he's better than most network television actors. Here he plays an angry,...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 8:41 AM
The one-time home of Edgar Allan Poe could reopen for visitors as soon as this autumn, according to one of the people in charge of running the tourist attraction.
"Though we're still in the early stages, things are picking up steam," said Mark Redfield,...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Midseason used to be a time for networks to put on series that weren’t good enough to make the fall lineup. The thinking was: The money has been spent to make these episodes, so let’s try to get something out of them by plugging them for shows...
| May 30, 2012
| 11:19 AM
By Louise Vest
100 Years Ago
A journey: Zion to Belmont
From a 20-year look back column in the Times (1892):
W.F. Iager of this county, and Miss Maggie Dinkleman, were married in Baltimore, at Zion Independent Lutheran Church."
Zion opened for...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 1:14 PM
How many degrees of separation are there between actor Kevin Bacon and the University of Maryland?
Come April, just one.
As part of a "Do Good" challenge, Bacon is asking College Park students to design projects aimed at promoting positive social...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Actor Kevin Bacon brought his star power to a charity event Wednesday at the University of Maryland, College Park. But the cheers the actor received were not as loud as the hoots and hollers directed toward the six student groups competing for $5,000...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:40 AM
Today's forecast calls for highs in the upper 60s and a chance for morning showers. Lows are expected to be around 50 degrees tonight.
Check our traffic map for this morning's issues as you plan your commute.
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| Apr 25, 2012
Quote: "Nobody cares about what's happening to John Edwards anymore - he's old news. […] Attacking John Edwards for the Republicans would be like attacking George McGovern." -Donnie Fowler, a technology and political consultant and former senior...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Janell is back to recap Live to Dance and reminisce about Newsies. Newsies!:Remember last night, when dance groups of various sizes, ages, and styles performed for 3 experts? And we were told repeatedly that 2 or more gold stars was......
| Oct 31, 2011
| 12:36 PM
Both have already given at "The Office," but Steve Carell and Jenna Fischer have more to offer movie-lovers in the digital domain this month. Carell's romantic comedy "Crazy, Stupid, Love" and Fischer's single-mom drama "A Little Help" arrive separately...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 10:03 AM
Director Barry Levinson and cast members from his breakthrough 1982 hit "Diner" will re-unite in Baltimore next month for conversations and screenings in celebration of the film's 30th anniversary.
The centerpiece of the celebration will be a Dec. 10...