| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Donald L. Symington, a career feature actor whose classic patrician good looks earned him roles on Broadway and in movies, television, soap operas and regional theaters, died Wednesday of Parkinson's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Readers of this column will be familiar with the story of Noelle, the white dog owned by the Rev. Louis Scurti that was lost in White Marsh for almost 17 months after the car in which she was being transported back to Father Lou's home in New Jersey was...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 9:46 AM
With two locations in the Baltimore area on either side of the harbor, Langermann's is known for its upscale casual Southern cuisine and brunch options. So it may come as a surprise that their craft cocktail menu boasts a healthy selection of...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 6:00 AM
The first jcpenney department store in Harford County will open Friday as a key anchor of The Boulevard at Box Hill retail center in Abingdon.
The new, nearly 86,000-square-foot Penney, an anchor along with Wegmans at the Main Street-style shopping...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 11:36 AM
Many buyers looking for a lovely and quaint place to live in Baltimore City would probably have torn down the crumbling wreck of a house (in a perfect downtown location, however) in favor of rebuilding from the ground up. Not so with Kevin and Shelley...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 3:00 AM
One of the consequences of abandoning a standard by which right and wrong can be judged is our increasing inability to mete out punishment that fits the crime. In fact, too often we weigh extenuating circumstances rather than guilty actions.
In the case...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Move over Willy Wonka, Jama Cocoa has arrived in Arbutus.
Jamasen Rodriguez, a sophomore at Johns Hopkins University, and three of his classmates have started a chocolate-making business that will open in Arbutus in the spring.
No exact date has...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 9:04 PM
Christian Siriano, Maryland's best-known fashion industry personality, might have had one of the best showings at last week's New York Fashion Week events. But the state's couture offerings did not end with him. Area designers, hair and makeup artists and...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 9:48 AM
I'm not ashamed to admit it: I love a good Cosmopolitan.
I like to order the sweeter, flirtier cousin to the Martini for when, you know, I don't want to end the night on the floor. Sure, it still conjures images of Carrie Bradshaw traipsing around...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 1:05 PM
On what would have been 100th birthday for Julia Child, queen of the upscale cookbook, here's some good reading:
The Washington Post reports that the National Museum of American History today reopened one of its most beloved exhibits: the kitchen Child...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:05 PM
Colonial Players ushers in its 64th season with John Van Druten's "Bell, Book and Candle," a romantic comedy that debuted in the same 1949-1950 season as the theater company.
It was first presented by Colonial Players in 1953 — the company's...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 5:53 PM
Wedding day: Sept. 7, 2012
The bride: Kristin Dear Sharp, 33, grew up in Catonsville. She works as a bartender at Hamilton Tavern and Annabel Lee Tavern in Baltimore. Her mother, Linda Dear, is a real estate agent, and her father, Robert Dear, is a...