| Apr 22, 2012
| 10:17 AM
The mother and daughter relax on a cushy sofa, laughing quietly as they speak of their unusual yet utterly normal life together.
"Sometimes I get a little frustrated [with you], don't I, Talynn?" the mom asks.
"Yes, but we always work it out," the 9-...
| Jul 13, 2012
Willie Alexander Harry, a well-known Baltimore barber whose York Road shop catered to figures from the world of sports and entertainment, died July 5 of complications from leukemia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Northeast Baltimore...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Freeman A. Hrabowski III, the longtime president of the University of Maryland Baltimore County whose trailblazing work in educating minority students in the sciences has catapulted the university onto the national stage, has been recognized as one of the...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 5:19 AM
Stedman Graham is one self-help author who practices what he preaches almost every day of his life.
If he didn't, he would likely be lost in one of the largest and most overwhelming shadows in American life.
Graham, known to millions as "Oprah Winfrey's...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 3:00 AM
"Someday, my prince will come." -- Snow White, 1937
In a hotel in Canada hangs this picture, someone's mischievous take on Snow White a few years after happily ever after. She is posed in an anonymous suburban den. Behind her, Prince Charming slouches in...
| May 10, 2012
| 7:36 AM
Many articles in The Baltimore Sun's 175-year history have entertained me, enlarged my view of the world and forced me to reconsider my instincts or feelings. But one article struck me more than any other. It was about Wes Moore. And it had nothing to...
| May 3, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Midway through preparing a chocolate-filled babka, pastry chef Paula Shoyer pauses to raise her freshly kneaded sweet bread toward the heavens with outstretched arms.
“It’s like in ‘The Lion King,’ ” she tells her audience...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Former President Bill Clinton will headline Stevenson University's just-announced speakers series.
He'll open the 2012-2013 series on Oct. 16 with a talk about the challenge of globalization.
Here's the rest of the university's lineup,...
| Nov 11, 2011
Twelve Harford Leadership Academy grads will display their talents as performing artists in a competition fundraiser Tuesday, Nov. 15, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Chesapeake Theater at Harford Community College.
The performers will compete for Judges'...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 10:55 AM
CBS made it official Tuesday: Charlie Rose and Gayle King will be the latest in a long, long line of TV personalities tasked with lifting CBS out of last place in the mornings.
Walter Cronkite and the puppet Charlemagne couldn't do it. Diane Sawyer...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:16 PM
If Oprah Winfrey singles out just 13 items as her "favorite things" of 2011, and one of them is yours, it's safe to assume you're going to quickly become very — very — popular.
So now is probably not the best time to try to reach Sherry...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 2:13 PM
It's a kind of a musical homecoming.
"Porgy and Bess," the first and, many would say, greatest American opera, returns to Baltimore after a long absence with a large-scale production this week at Morgan State University, featuring several well-...