| Sep 22, 2011
| 8:50 AM
Julie McAllister was feeling serene as she lounged in her room with the window view, enjoying a quiet, kid-free afternoon.
It was almost as if she were on vacation.
But in fact the 37-year-old from Owings Mills had just delivered an 8-pound baby girl...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 6:59 PM
Maybe the Fighting Irish were hoping to attract the attention of recruits.
Maybe they did it, as Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly suggested this week, because his players had requested to wear them.
Or maybe, just maybe, someone in South Bend...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Everything you need to know about what's going on 11/14-11/20.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; Subject to change)
Happy Feet 2
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1
Basketball Wives L.A. (season finale; 8 p.m.; VH1)...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 10:32 AM
Well, here it is again. That time of the year when the dictate is that you be filled with joy, shop till you drop, open your home to those not seen during the course of the year, and decorate, wrap, cook and serve as though you had Martha Stewart on hand....
| Sep 29, 2011
| 9:48 AM
They have been together for 10 years and they speak in the shorthand of couples who have grown comfortable with each other over time.
"There are just too many choices. When I get overwhelmed, I know I can call him," said Linda Forchheimer of Bel Air....
| Jul 18, 2011
| 12:27 PM
Football fans have waited all summer, and this weekend it should finally happen. We’re talking about Ben Roethlisberger’s wedding, of course. This Saturday in Pittsburgh, Big Ben is set to tie the knot with Ashley Harlan, a native of New...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 11:31 AM
Jack Ramsey was chugging along in the Baltimore Marathon Saturday when he spotted the penguin by the side of the road.
So he stopped, fished a camera from his pocket and took a picture of Tails, a six-year-old African blackfooted penguin who lives in the...
| Dec 23, 2011
The exterior of the Anne Arundel County home of Mark Rucci and his partner, Randall Franklin, provides few clues to the storybook world visitors will find inside. At street level, a Victorian wrought-iron gate stands between two large urns containing...
| Nov 5, 2009
| 4:22 PM
Some press releases I just shake my head at. The title of the latest one in that category is 'MARTHA STEWART AND RACHAEL RAY MAKE TELEVISION HISTORY BY APPEARING ON SAME SET FOR THE FIRST TIME.' The moon landing. That......
| Nov 13, 2009
| 4:22 PM
Well kids, I'm Kevin Van Valkenburg, sports writer in my spare time, but Project Runway blogger at heart. And as my favorite cheesy Swedish heavy metal band, Europe, would say...It's the final countdown! (Da da da daaaaa! Da da da......
| Jan 29, 2009
| 4:22 PM
Good morning; Mary here, with your began-in-the-early-morning-but-posted-in-midmorning recap of last night's 'Top Chef: New York.' Join us again later today for Maryann's italicized comments! We open with Carla fretting, saying she's a classically trained...
| Mar 30, 2009
| 4:22 AM
My friend and editor Tim Swift (I have a lot of editors; he's the one with the IPhone who checks the posts I write at 6 a.m.) has taken up cooking recently. He started telling me about the cooking mistakes......