| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Just as temperatures began to reflect autumn's imminent arrival on the East Coast, designers in New York City showed their visions for spring 2014 during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.
While many of the collections this go-round seemed to focus on safe,...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Wedding date: May 18, 2013
George's story: George William Johnston, 62, grew up in upstate New York. He is a senior partner with the Venable law firm. His father, Norman, was a public relations executive and his mother, Mary Jane, was a civic leader...
| May 28, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Men's apparel retailer Destination XL opened a new store in Towson today, catering to men who wear extra large sizes.
The store in Yorkridge Center, at 815 Goucher Boulevard, will sell more than 100 brands in sizes XL and up, including private label and...
| May 22, 2013
| 4:46 AM
Going to the beach doesn't simply mean getting a killer tan. There's also plenty of great fashion and home décor finds along the way. Here's a guide to places to shop while visiting the shore.
Ron Jon Surf Shop
The iconic retailer, now based in...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Undercover federal agents rented a booth at Patapsco Flea Market to gain access to its management as part of a 21/2-year sting targeting merchants selling counterfeit and pirated goods — an investigation that resulted in a raid Sunday on the...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Mall info.: Arundel Mills Mall, 7000 Arundel Mills Circle, Hanover, 410-540-5110
Nov. 22: Closed
Nov. 23: 12 a.m.-10 p.m.
Nov. 24: 9 a.m.-10 p.m.
Nov. 25: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Nov. 26-29: 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Nov. 30: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Dec. 1: 9 a.m.-...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 3:01 PM
Gwen Pitcairn drove slowly through the cemetery in Tequesta, the small Florida village where she raised her three children. She stopped in front of her son Stephen's grave.
More than a year after his death, it still was marked by a makeshift memorial,...
| Nov 3, 2013
In a world where scads of sales can be found anytime online, devoting an entire day, a half tank of gas and a week's pay to a mall, even an outlet mall, would be like ducking into a phone booth and depositing a dime.
Not since my back-to-school...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Ever since I was a teenager, the occasional clothing purchase has prompted my mom to say, "I used to have that when I was your age!"
If I recall, it started with colorful Lacoste polo shirts and the pairing of baby pink with kelly green, both of which...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 8:15 AM
The Origins of Preppy: John Meyer of Norwich
On view through Sept. 8., Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main St., Waterbury, mattatuckmuseum.org
Imagine that you have taken LSD and suddenly find yourself inside the Bush family manse in Kennebunkport...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:32 PM
So who are these hot new handymen and models on Built? Style Network turns the camera on guys who model and remodel in its new 10-episode series Built, airing Mondays at 9pm ET beginning Jan. 28. The series follows five male models – Shane Duffy,...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Potter and home furnishings designer Jonathan Adler is bringing his signature brand of “happy chic” to the world of fashion, with a new line of men’s and women’s accessories landing now in his boutiques, including the ones in L.A....