| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:57 PM
It was a 90-degree spring morning in 2011, and I was struggling, my breath coming in gasps. I was on the last leg of a sprint triathlon, the run, and from across the way, I heard the unmistakable booming voice of Shawna. She was the personal trainer/...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 5:48 AM
Aided by renowned professionals with ties to the area, the Catonsville High School Steel Band brought some of the sounds of Jamaica to Baltimore County Friday evening.
Catonsville High alumni Andy Stack and Chris Aschman and Catonsville native John Patti...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:32 PM
For most aspiring musicians, the guitar is the symbol of cool. And for most angst-ridden teenagers all over the world, learning how to play the rock’ n’ roll catalyst is not always a simple task. That is why many Harford County residents...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 5:26 AM
Flowers, music, food, entertainment, shopping and community spirit are being rolled together for four days in May — dubbed "Towson Spring Daze" by the Towson Chamber of Commerce.
Set for Thursday through Sunday, May 3-6, and sponsored by the...
| Aug 30, 2008
Joe Bragg's Bel Air backyard garden is so Margaritaville, it'll have you searching for the lost shaker of salt. "They call me 'Coconut Joe,'" said the mortgage loan officer, whose lush, tropical-themed backyard is a tribute to Jimmy Buffett's popular 1977...
| Aug 24, 2009
| 2:34 PM
KISS at the Verizon Center on Oct. 13. Buckcherry will be the opening act. Tickets go on sale Aug. 29. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.
Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers with The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski, Martin and Wood) at the...
| Oct 2, 2008
Fins on the Square takes over the old Rick's Cafe Americain space on Canton Square from Granite Bar and Grille, which tried to make it with a (tired) industrial theme, a concept that lasted less than two years. Fins, under the same ownership, is going...
| Feb 7, 2008
Hometown // Baltimore
Current members // Damon Marrow, drums; Pat Jenkins, bass; Billy Redfield, guitar and vocals
Founded in // 2005
Style // acoustic pop rock
Influenced by // Dave Matthews, Bruce Springsteen, Jimmy Buffett, Jack Johnson
| Aug 20, 2008
The Sun's Olympic correspondents, Rick Maese and Kevin Van Valkenburg, are blogging to each other at baltimoresun.com/olympicsblog. An excerpt:
To: Maese, et al.
Subject: Katie Hoff, meet Jimmy Buffett
One thing we've heard swimmers say the past few...
| Jun 17, 2009
When I heard Carnival Cruise Lines would begin sailing year-round from Baltimore, I was not excited. I was glad that it meant more jobs and a boost to Maryland's economy, but a Carnival cruise wasn't going to be part of my vacation plans.
| Jul 7, 2005
Current members: Jim Bowley, guitar and vocals; Kevin Johnston, keyboards; Kaare Wieneke, harmonica; Kenny Polcak, bass; John Patti, steel drums; Mike Kufel, drums
Founded in: 2000
Style: Tropical and nautical rock
| Oct 27, 2012
And you thought it was always Parrot Head time in Key West.
Since Jimmy Buffett first warbled about putting booze in his blender in the 1970s, Key West has continued to reap the PR benefits as the notion of margaritas on Duval Street has been transformed...