| Jun 26, 2012
| 9:05 AM
She has taught dance in 25 countries as well as all over the United States. That's just a glimpse of Maryland native Nina Gilkenson's enormous success.
Gilkenson is often booked a year in advance to teach Lindy hop, belly dance and lesser-known swing era...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 10:36 AM
At an open-air studio in Rishikesh, India, Allison Korycki fell in love with yoga, participating in her first class as monkeys hung on the doors of the classroom. Now, the 25-year-old Korycki, who lives in Charles Village, is the director of operations at...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Throughout his time at Goucher College, Joe Edwardsen believed that there was a serious lack of good pizza in the city. So about six years ago, he decided to fix the problem by starting his own pizza business, Joe Squared. The Station North resident, 32,...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:10 PM
KJ Mohr has programmed film festivals around the country for years. But it at started, she said, "for very selfish reasons."
"I devoured all the foreign videos from my public library, but I knew there was a lot of independently produced film out there...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 12:12 PM
For one month each year, Adam Van Bavel doesn't shave his mustache. He does this to not only get strange looks, but to also help kids in need.
"My mustache is a gleaming example of how bad you can look in the name of good," Van Bavel said.
| Jan 19, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Apple announced today a new push to make textbooks more interesting and interactive. That's a tall order, but I wouldn't bet against Apple, which has built its reputation on disruptive technologies. Just recall how the iPod revolutionaized music. Heck, I'...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 3:03 AM
1. Joe Flacco might not be playing in the Super Bowl this year, but he'll get to one eventually. And he'll do it wearing a Ravens uniform. After watching him play four years of football, and seeing him both at his best, and at his worst, I feel totally...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:56 AM
First off, big thanks to Diane Trap for covering for me last week when I was traveling. Secondly, I HATE THE NEW FORMAT OF THE SHOW THIS YEAR.
So last week, we didn't vote, but this week we do, but next week is the actual finale, even though last week...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Apple begins its announcement of the long-awaited and expected iPhone 5 at 1 pm Eastern. We can also expect updates to its line of iPods, and possibly even an iTunes makeover. Below are the highlights from the event, as brought to you by the Internet...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 8:06 AM
North County couch potatoes who say they don't have time to exercise just lost that excuse. A new gym in Jacksonville is open 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week.
Anytime Fitness opened at the end of June in the 5,400-square-foot space vacated by Blockbuster...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:53 AM
Much has been made about President Barack Obama's budding friendship with Jay-Z, but there's another, perhaps more surprising artist you'll find on his iPod: Regina Spektor, the imaginative 32-year-old singer/songwriter whose latest album, "What We Saw...
| May 8, 2012
| 7:43 AM
If you've shopped at a supermarket the last few years, you've probably come across the self-checkout lanes. You know, the ones where you're expected to do all the work yourself -- scanning, keying in codes, and usually bagging -- without getting paid or...