| 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...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Fiona Apple played a short series of promotional shows earlier this year to support her upcoming album. Now, she's launching a full tour for "The Idler Wheel is Wiser" that includes stops in Baltimore and Washington D.C.
Apple's mini-tour, her first...
| May 25, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Towson's Feet on the Street Friday night block parties will feature the Maryland-based group, Beach Bumz, on stage on Allegheny Avenue this evening, Friday, May 25, from 6 to 9 p.m. between Washington Avenue and York Road.
Sponsored by the Towson Chamber...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 4:18 AM
For millions of years, crabs have been scuttling about the bottom of the world's oceans and bays, but few regions have embraced the mean-spirited, omnivorous crustacean with as much vigor as we have here in Maryland.
When I moved here from the Midwest...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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.
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:02 AM
Penn Jillette is, famously, not a religious man, but his visit to South Florida for performances at the Hard Rock this weekend is a pilgrimage of sorts.
“Without Randi, there would be no Penn & Teller,” says the magician, author and star...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 11:07 AM
“Grab your hula skirts, coconut bras and frozen concoction makers .... Jimmy & the Coral Reefers are heading to Sunrise!” That was bard of the beach Jimmy Buffett’s long-awaited announcement on his website that his Lounging at the Lagoon...