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  • 'Insidious' should scare off the summertime blahs

    'Insidious' should scare off the summertime blahs
    A little boy lost in unknown waters, a father's perilous journey to retrieve him — no, it's not "Finding Nemo." In this case, we're talking about 2011's best horror film to date, arriving July 12 on DVD and Blu-ray. "Insidious" (Sony Pictures...
  • Prowling for the paranormal

    Prowling for the paranormal
    If you believe your house is haunted, or want to try some investigating yourself, the online directory paranormalsocieties.com lists some 30 groups in Maryland that offer their services, usually free of charge. Here are a few operating out of the...
  • First person: A haunting impression of the Mudd house

    First person: A haunting impression of the Mudd house
    ++++++++++++++++++++ || Mike Ricksecker, paranormal investigator and “ghostorian,” has had a lifelong passion for writing and mystery, which has led him to explore the realm of the paranormal. Ricksecker, 37, lives in Oklahoma but lived in...
  • 50 picture-perfect fall getaways

    50 picture-perfect fall getaways
    As summer's fleeting charms begin to fade, fall swirls into view in a burst of kaleidoscopic color. Relish autumn's arrival with 50 nifty travel ideas for the Mid-Atlantic region: from leaf peeping and leisurely drives, to museum-hopping, fall-inspired...
  • Reader essay: A Haunting Impression of the Mudd House

    Reader essay: A Haunting Impression of the Mudd House
    Mike Ricksecker, paranormal investigator and "ghostorian," has had a lifelong passion for writing and mystery which has led him to explore the realm of the paranormal. He is the author of Ghosts of Maryland, Ghosts and Legends of Oklahoma, and has...
  • I bet this bug doesn't know the words, either

    It's not unusual for me to see hummingbirds sipping nectar from our plants during the summer months. But when I recently witnessed what I at first believed to be a hovering hummingbird taking nectar from a tiger lily, I had to look twice. Something...
  • Smoke from Va. swamp fire reaches area

    Smoke got in our eyes — and throats and lungs — Saturday, courtesy of a wildfire in a Virginia swamp more than 200 miles away. Before afternoon rains cleared the air, fire departments in the Baltimore area reported numerous calls from...
  • Best week ever: Baltimore events, sports, music and movies

    Best week ever: Baltimore events, sports, music and movies
    MOVIES OPENING (Friday) Conan the Barbarian Fright Night The Guard One Day Spy Kids: All the Time in the World NOTABLE TV Monday Night Football: Preseason: NY Jets @ Houston (special; 8 p.m. Monday; ESPN) Gloria: In Her Own Words (special; 9 p.m. Monday;...
  • Best week ever: Baltimore events, music, movies and more

    Best week ever: Baltimore events, music, movies and more
    Everything you need to know about what's going on this week. MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change) Johnny English Reborn The Mighty Macs  Paranormal Activity 3 The Three Musketeers NOTABLE TV MONDAY Talking Dead (series debut; midnight; AMC) The...
  • First look: 'Paranormal Activity 3' trailer

    First look: 'Paranormal Activity 3' trailer
    Somewhat creepy kids saying "Bloody Mary" + hand-held camera action + static = "Paranormal Activity 3," due out Oct. 21. Enjoy the just-released trailer! If you dare. Muhaha.  
  • 'The Purge' and the low-budget genre revolution

    'The Purge' and the low-budget genre revolution
    Back in 2010, shortly after Paramount Pictures’ "Paranormal Activity" became a mega-hit on a micro-budget, executives at the studio decided to launch a label dedicated to making more movies of this kind.   InSurge, as it was known, would produce...
  • New 'Jackass' Movie Gets Fall Release

    Paramount and Johnny Knoxville are teaming again ... with grandpa. The studio announced it will release "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa," a "Borat"-like portrayal of a grand-father behaving badly, on Oct. 25. The 2D-only spoof film, which was budgeted for...