| Mar 5, 2012
| 6:35 PM
A $900 million proposal to build a downtown sports and entertainment arena linked to an expanded Baltimore Convention Center would appeal to national and international convention planners seeking a "destination package" and could transform the city,...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake wasn't exactly jumping when Jada Pinkett Smith asked for her help in protecting elephants earlier this week.
The mayor more or less says she had bigger fish to fry -- that and the actress didn't help her out when the city...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 9:26 AM
This week, we're looking at a grab-bag of entertainment — some shows capture the St. Patrick's spirit, some don't but we won't hold it against them. Here's a rundown:
On Monday, "futurepop" duo VNV Nation performs a three-hour set at Rams Head Live...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 9:13 PM
Max Ferdinand, Machel Millwood and Pat Healey each scored two goals Monday night as the Blast finished a two-game sweep of the host Rochester Lancers with a 14-8 win in the Major Indoor Soccer League's Eastern Division Finals.
The Blast advance to the...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 10:54 AM
Five members of the Baltimore Blast received Major Indoor Soccer League honors, the league announced Wednesday.
Goalkeeper Sagu, defenseman Mike Lookingland and midfielder Max Ferdinand all were selected to the All-MISL first team. Forward Machel...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 3:22 PM
Here they go again.
More often than not, the road to the Major Indoor Soccer League championship is traveled by the sport's two titans, the Blast and the Milwaukee Wave, and Friday night at 1st Mariner Arena they collide again in the first of two...
| Mar 22, 2012
105 years of shows.
90,000 pounds of elephants.
And a bunch of shoes, size 28EEEEE. For the clowns, of course.
When it comes to the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus, an entertainment extravaganza that routinely, without being challenged, bills...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 8:14 PM
The Blast took a calculated risk in its best-of-three Major Indoor Soccer League championship series against the rival and defending champion Milwaukee Wave, opting to play the first game on its home turf on Friday.
The idea was to set the tone, claim...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 6:16 PM
Baltimore police called in extra officers and arrested at least 10 juveniles Saturday night as a crowd that witnesses described as rowdy and numbering in the hundreds walked around Downtown.
The arrests ranged from curfew violations to disorderly conduct...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 7:41 PM
He stands on a grassy slope, right arm extended upward with an alfalfa treat, addressing his 4-ton companion in the tones of a tender friend.
"You're a sweetie, aren't you? You're special," Mike McClure says. And Dolly plucks the treat from his hand,...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Lots of marquee performers are in the area this week - Kesha, Bob Dyland and Leon Russell, a bunch of djs at the traveling music festival IDentity. But the signature event of the week is clearly the annual Rap Round Robin, which this year will feature...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 7:18 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
Conan the Barbarian
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World
Monday Night Football: Preseason: NY Jets @ Houston (special; 8 p.m. Monday; ESPN)
Gloria: In Her Own Words (special; 9 p.m. Monday;...