| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Mary K. McPherson, a retired private-school educator who had been on the faculty of Oldfields School and Bryn Mawr School, died Oct. 5 of cancer at Roland Park Place, where she had lived for the past decade. She was 89.
Mary King McPherson was born and...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:44 AM
The most famous piece of music about a conflict in 1812 has nothing to do with what is dubbed the second war of American independence.
That won't stop Tchaikovsky's "1812 Overture," with its famous bells and cannons, from being part of the "Star-Spangled...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 10:04 AM
The Susquehanna Symphony Orchestra continues its 35th anniversary season on St. Patrick's Day with a "Ghosts and Witches" concert.
Sheldon Bair, SSO founder and music director, noted that guest artists from Canada will be featured, and hinted that the...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:00 AM
What a difference in the crowd from Raw in Miami on April 2 to Raw in D.C. on April 9. It was essentially the difference between a rock star show and an indy act.
Yes, Miami’s crowd had many WWE diehards who made an entire WrestleMania weekend of...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 2:51 PM
For generations, music students have been getting gold stars, certificates and other pats on the back from their teachers. But a budding musician with high marks in one state is not necessarily on the same level, judged by the same criteria, as a...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 9:01 PM
This Sunday’s adventure takes us jet-setting all over the place with the Kardashian Krew. After a workout, complete with paparazzi galore, the girls decide that they need a break from all of the attention. Um, raise your hand if you think they got...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 8:12 PM
It's time to meet the really, really bad parents.
Look, no mom and dad are perfect. They make mistakes. They miss ball games. But Megan Draper's folks (played by guest stars Ronald Guttman and Julia Ormond. Julia freaking Ormond) fight loudly in French,...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 8:20 PM
No. 26 Marco Andretti
Country: United States
Racing team: Andretti Motorsport
Driver points: 237, 16th place, 185 behind leader
Top finish in 2012: Andretti finished second behind teammate Ryan Hunter-Reay at the Iowa Corn Indy 250 on June...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 5:32 PM
– Now, he's the burgeoning star with a sly smile on his face and steady answer to every question, even as the weight of racing history should be pressing upon him.
But when Glen Todd first met Mario Gutierrez six years ago, the owner and jockey...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 7:20 PM
With a giant flag of 15 stars and stripes as a backdrop inside Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, a celebratory concert Sunday night drew a packed house to cap the weekend's commemoration of the War of 1812 bicentennial.
As if to underline that there are no hard...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:23 AM
The Gryphon Trio will be thinking a lot about Beethoven when this Canadian ensemble performs locally for the Candlelight Concert Society Saturday, Feb. 18 at 8 p.m. at Howard Community College's Smith Theatre.
"We love Beethoven," cellist Roman Borys...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 12:25 PM
That was fast. A Fresh & Green's market is opening tomorrow in the Charles Plaza location where Superfresh was until just this past Tuesday.
What do we know about Fresh & Green's? (Try Googling them yourself.) Not much beyond what's in their pamphlet:...