| Apr 12, 2012
| 5:23 PM
Unless he's wearing Batman underwear and a cape, Mark Harvey — who usually dresses for Orioles games in a team ballcap and jeans — would be difficult to pick out of a crowd.
That's why he attracted little attention Thursday as he walked...
| Dec 31, 2011
In the arts world, fresh ideas are generated on a perennial basis — and this year is no different. Three new cultural projects in a variety of media promise to spice things up considerably in 2012.
On the theater front, look for the inauguration of...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 1:49 PM
In the 14 years since the Maryland legislature approved red light cameras, about 200 of the ticket-issuing machines have been installed in the state, according to a database compiled by AAA Mid-Atlantic.
That doesn't include speed cameras, which are used...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Paintings, charcoal drawings, photography and mixed media works lined the walls of the Towson Arts Collective on March 9, but it was the smiling faces of more than 200 students, parents and teachers that lit up the room for the debut of the third annual...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 10:38 AM
It's Saturday night at Canton's Du Burns Arena, and Mike "The Prodigy" Bennett flexes and preens as his opponent, Ring of Honor champion Jay Lethal, staggers across the mat.
As the bad-boy wrestler's scantily clad girlfriend-valet joins the gloating,...
| Jan 15, 2012
After last week's column decrying the definite lack of charm in downtown Towson and its hideous collection of dehumanizing architecture, I thought I might have to enter the federal witness protection program.
I feared I'd be chased from my West Towson...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:53 AM
It's hard to figure which primal fear Barry Levinson doesn't tap into with "The Bay," a horror-thriller in which, it turns out, the problems in the Chesapeake go much deeper than a declining oyster harvest and too much shoreline development.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 10:51 AM
From Liz Atwood:No matter who wins the presidential election, one thing is clear: We won’t have the same thrill we had four years ago of watching young children move into the White House.
Remember the commentary on the clothes Sasha and Malia...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 11:11 PM
The Perryville Board of Town Commissioners voted to not change the town's zoning code on signage regulations during Tuesday's town hall meeting.
It had been previously requested by Commissioner Michael Dawson in July to change the regulations to allow...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 10:44 AM
In case you missed it: There's a budding Internet company in our midst, right here in Bethesda, Md.
WeddingWire.com raised $25 million in equity financing as the Bethesda-based company strives to be the Yelp of weddings for brides, grooms and event...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Maryterese Streett, Bel Air's unofficial matriarch and historian and among its best known residents, died Saturday night at a hospice near Bel Air. She would have been 82 on Sept. 4.
Owners of Boyd & Fulford Drugs on Main Street, Mrs. Streett and her...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 5:34 PM
Parents told a Harford County Public Schools advisory committee on gifted and talented programs that they feel their children are "greatly underserved" and cited poor communication when it comes to such programs, according to the committee's annual report...