Giant nuns on a mission


Looking for parking around Mercy Hospital? Well, look to the heavens and a giant nun will assist you.



O's, Trembley need divine help

The Orioles could use some help from above. But it can't come fast enough for manager Dave Trembley, whose optimistic demeanor is showing some wear.


other voices

Jean Marbella on lurking dangersMaryland

Chris Kaltenbach on movie seasonToday


Michael Sragow talks to Seinfeld Today

Michael Sragow on 3:10 to YumaToday

Brian ReganThe comedian performs at 8 tonight at the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St. $37.75. 410-547-SEAT or

Live entertainmentThe 40th annual Maryland Seafood Festival. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. at Sandy Point Park, 1100 E. College Parkway, Annapolis. $10 for adults, $4 for ages 7 to 12 and free for ages 6 and younger. 410-266-3113 or 410-266-3960 or

CeremonyIn honor of Defenders Day, a procession of War of 1812 soldier and resident re-enactors will trek from the Star-Spangled Banner Flag House to the Inner Harbor. Activities begin at 6 tonight with the War of 1812 procession. $7 for ages 16 and older, and free for ages 15 and younger.

3:10 to YumaThis third version of 3:10 to Yuma (from director James Mangold) stars Russell Crowe and is in theaters today.


Edwin McCain BandIt performs at 8 p.m. at the Recher Theatre, 512 York Road, Towson. $20. 410-337-7210 or 410-547-SEAT or

Saturday's Hero

Rob Kasper begins a new monthly column, Saturday's Hero, to teach you how to do home projects.

Saturday in Today

HBO's explicit buzz

HBO's new series Tell Me You Love Me offers what its creator sees as an "honest" depiction of the everyday lives of men and women involved in relationships.


Sunday in Today

Make Over My Meal

In the latest installment of Make Over My Meal, we help a senior citizen assemble a better dinner using low-sodium chicken broth and canned vegetables.

Wednesday in Taste


Fab Five Fridays


Sam Sessa lists his five best places to watch Ravens

Gunts on proposed center

Architecture critic Edward Gunts provides insights about the new visitors center planned for the Fort McHenry historic site.

City campaigns

Keep up with the final days of the Baltimore primary campaign with The Sun's political

U.S. Open semifinals


Top-seeded Justine Henin faces 12th-seeded Venus Williams in the semifinals of the U.S.

Ravens updates

The Ravens continue to practice for Monday night's season opener against the Cincinnati

Fashion WeekTanika White reports from Fashion Week in New

New iPodsDave Zeiler comments on Apple's newly released iPods and

1Rabid black bear shotThe beast was blasted with a shotgun while trying to tussle for an air conditioner with a terrified housewife, an official said.


2Are Ravens ready for prime time?Failure in 2006 national TV games might give pundits pause, but Ravens say not so fast.

3Father tackles man in son's roomThe suspect was charged with attempted sex offenses.

4Ranking AFC teams by positionJamison Hensley breaks down the Chargers, Colts, Patriots and Ravens.

5Slain teen, grandmotherDiscovery of the homicides in a Northeast Baltimore home shocks the quiet neighborhood.