Tuesday is Flag Day and, starting this weekend, an abundance of events celebrate the Stars and Stripes. page 28
Swing Out Sister, best known for 1987's hit "Break Out," is back with a new album and shows at Rams Head Live and the Birchmere this week. page 20
New York City's American Museum of Natural History is home to a new exhibit, Dinosaurs: Ancient Fossils, New Discoveries, that explores current theories about the prehistoric creatures. page 24
Edo Mae Sushi in Owings Mills offers a nice dining experience in a lovely atmosphere, with tasty options both raw and cooked. page 16
Despite changes over the years, Lansdowne Skate Park continues to be a hit with new and seasoned skaters. page 18
PICK OF THE WEEK
What: Baltimore Playwrights Festival opening production of Ouch! and Marginal Man
Where: Mobtown Players, 3600 Clipper Mill Road
When: Tomorrow through June 26
Why: Because you can catch two comedies and get geared up to see more plays at other venues through the summer.
Information: Call 410-467-3057. For a full schedule, see www.baltimore playwrightsfestival.org.