| Feb 15, 2012
How many billionaires does it take to buy a presidential election? We're about to find out. The 2012 campaign is likely to be a battle between one group of millionaires and billionaires supporting President Barack Obama and another group supporting his...
| Feb 26, 2012
Spring is fast approaching, so the Howard County Conservancy once again seeks volunteer naturalists to guide hikes during its 2012 spring field trip season. If you love nature and would like to share your knowledge with area students, consider assisting...
| May 30, 2012
| 9:08 AM
ON THE SITE...
Brian McKnight, Clutch to headline Artscape 2012: R&B artist Brian McKnight, rockers Clutch and funksters the Rebirth Brass Band will headline this year's Artscape festival, set for July 20-22.
O'Malley to stump in Wisconsin for Walker...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Harvest for the Hungry will kick off its annual food drive this week with an emphasis on collecting healthy food donations.
The organization's 26th annual food drive will run March 3 through 10.
This year the group is partnering with United Way of...
| Mar 7, 2012
Local youth will be preparing some good eats as a way to do some fundraising for their respective organizations. Why not take a break from cooking and enjoy a homemade meal prepared by local youth – all while supporting great causes.
| Aug 26, 2011
| 3:47 PM
BET has a mixed history when it comes to news, documentaries and public affairs — and much of it is for the worse.
With a former programming emphasis on music videos and a record of little or no serious commitment to news, questions have...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 4:22 AM
Last month, David Tewell gathered a group of friends and headed north to Atlantic City's new Golden Nugget casino and resort for two nights of eating well, club-hopping and, of course, gambling. For the 27-year-old Annapolis resident, hitting the poker...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Harford County Restaurant Week continues through Sunday, and Maryland Wine Week continues through June 18. And here come the tall ships, and hundreds of thousands of tourists.
Start picking. The summer edition of Baltimore Restaurant Week returns on July...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 7:12 PM
After hearing President Barack Obama plead Thursday for speedy passage of his $447 billion jobs package, Maryland lawmakers were divided about whether the plan would reduce the nation's stubbornly high unemployment.
State Democrats expressed near-...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 5:37 PM
— First Lady Michelle Obama applauded the parent company of Olive Garden and Red Lobster Thursday for pledging to cut calories and sodium at its restaurants over the next 10 years.
Speaking at the Olive Garden, a restaurant known for its all-you-...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 7:50 AM
Jill Rosen went to Michelle Obama's Olive Garden press conference. "I didn't even get a breadstick," Rosen said, but she did hear the first lady commend the Darden Group's pledge to reduce sodium on fat on its menus.
Here's Rosen's story. You can...
| May 14, 2011
Baltimore City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot unveiled an ambitious initiative this week aimed at improving the overall health of Baltimore citizens by 2015. It sets practical goals for reducing the most serious health risks and acknowledges that...