| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:59 AM
The scenario was awkward before the first note was played.
A long-debated scheduling conflict put the Super Bowl-champion Ravens nearly 1,700 miles away from Baltimore on Thursday night — in Denver — for the team's first game of the...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The inaugural Laurel Youth Music Showcase, a summer open mic series for local children and teenagers, concluded Thursday evening, Sept. 5, with a finale concert at Granville Gude Park.
Laurel resident NicKayla Tucker, 16, emerged victorious in the...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 8:25 PM
Saturday was Hampdenfest. It was also Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement for Jews, not to mention their weekly Sabbath.
For Liz Baker, of Hampden, it represented a dilemma.
Baker, 41, certainly didn't want to miss the holiest day of the year for Jews....
| Aug 19, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Think of it as American Idol meets Shark Tank.
Except its local, meaning no Mark Cuban or Simon Cowell.
The Carroll Biz Challenge, which awards one local entrepreneur $5,000, is now accepting applications for the November competition. Applications are...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Growing up in Rocky Mount, Va., Myxolydia Tyler loved watching local theater company Jack Tale Players. "I was in awe of how they told stories, and then I saw 'A Raisin in the Sun' on a high school theater trip, and that began my love affair with theater....
| Oct 15, 2012
| 3:06 PM
"I wasn't sure if I was going to make it through the first audition," said Kiessence Polk, smiling on a stage overlooking the downtown Columbia lakefront Sunday afternoon.
Polk, a 17-year-old senior at Long Reach High School, had just been named the...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Darlington played host Saturday to the first of many Independence Day celebrations taking place in and around Harford County over the next week, with a parade, Darlington Idol contest and fireworks.
"This is one of the better, what I would call,...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Hello, darlings. We're back in the ballroom, this time with a bunch of new dancers. That All-Star season had its moments, but was kind of a dud overall.
Lordie. Someone's given Barbara Barrie's hair to Kellie Pickler. (Relevant fact about Barrie: She'...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 12:57 PM
In which we watch everything start to unravel.
Adam and Natalia’s relationship is going swimmingly. They have a lovely, tender first first-time-in-the-bedroom conversation wherein they are open and communicative and sweet.
“I like how clear...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 6:59 AM
Solo night in Hollywood for the ladies.
The night started off with a big bang: Angela Miller kicked off the night delivering a powerful, passionate, three-judge-standing-ovation-deserving explosion.
She took the seemingly deadly risk of singing an...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:21 PM
An estimated 22.1 million viewers, the fourth largest audience of the TV year for NBC football coverage, tuned in Sunday night to see the Ravens dramatic last second victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
That's a huge audience -- as huge as that of...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 5:30 AM
Not all addictions live up to their advance press.
In the past decade, it's become common to casually and humorously describe a favorite activity in the parlance of chemical dependency. People speak of being "addicted" to chocolate or high-fat foods,...