| Sep 5, 2012
| 3:24 AM
I'm probably taking this show a little too seriously over here, but some presentation as to how the 24 acts are divided up into two groups would be nice, because the second week of the semi-finals is full of acts that could never compete with the ones...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 3:38 AM
Baltimore escape artist Spencer Horsman returned to "America's Got Talent" last night to try and convince voters he's worth a wildcard spot.
Horsman, one of Howard Stern's picks, was first up. Horsman, in a steampunk-like metal vest with eight padlocks,...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 6:36 AM
When they're in a bind and can't make a decision, the "America's Got Talent" judges lean pretty heavy on this whole question of whether not an act is "a Vegas act." That doesn't really mean anything other than "moderately professional" it seems, but the...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 1:01 PM
It's official. Andreas "Spilly" Spiliadis is the hula hoop king of Italy.
And for his next trick, he's running for mayor of Baltimore.
In March, Spiliadis, a weekly fixture at the 32nd Street Farmers Market in Waverly, flew to Rome to face off against...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 11:06 AM
The Baltimore Washington Corridor Chamber's Foundation will host its 56th annual gala and fundraiser for scholarships, Thursday, Feb. 21, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at the Sheraton Columbia, 10207 Wincopin Circle, in Columbia.
The gala's theme is "The...
| May 16, 2013
| 3:35 PM
In 2010, a blond-haired girl with a sweet smile stood before the "America's Got Talent" studio audience and millions of TV viewers. The 10-year-old proceeded to sing about asking her daddy to grant her request.
So far, so normal.
But if the words...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:32 AM
The National Weather Service is calling for Thursday to be sunny in the Baltimore area, with a high near 90 and southeast winds 5 to 7 miles per hour in the afternoon. Thursday night is expected to be mostly clear, with a low around 70 and...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 9:30 AM
A couple of years ago, a few days before Art Modell turned 85, the Ravens surprised him with a beautiful cake at lunch in the cafeteria of the Castle in Owings Mills.
You haven't lived until you've heard Ozzie Newsome and John Harbaugh and dozens of big,...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:31 AM
Before we get going, here's a semi-spoiler alert: William Close and his earth harp did not win "America's Got Talent." I held off trying to predict winners the whole time I've been doing this and last night, I got a little confident, told everybody...
| May 16, 2012
| 5:26 AM
Because two hours of auditions last night weren't enough, the "America's Got Talent" season 7 premiere continued into Tuesday night.
Tonight, we're in San Francisco, so naturally Nick Cannon has to introduce the show by yelling atop the Golden Gate...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 6:26 AM
A woman and her pig kick off the last round of auditions on ‘America’s Got Talent’ before the finalists perform in Las Vegas.
The judges have high hopes for Thia Wilcox and her tutu-wearing hog Smooch, but the duo disappoints. Smooch...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 3:24 AM
Thank the gods -- it's the last night of the brutal Las Vegas week on 'America's Got Talent.'
In tonight's two-hour episode, judges Howard Stern, Sharon Osbourne and Howie Mandel will make their final decisions on which acts to advance to the next stage,...