The Natural Products Expo East 2014 in Baltimore, opening Wednesday, is billed as the largest trade show on the East Coast devoted to goods made from ingredients found in nature treated with relatively little processing. The category that the industry claims is growing more than eight percent a year includes people and pet food, diet supplements, cosmetics and grooming products.
Organizers of this weekend's Otakon anime convention in Baltimore apologized Friday after glitches in processing registrations left thousands standing outside the downtown convention center for hours on Thursday.
Former United States women's soccer standout Mia Hamm served as the guest speaker at the 2014 US Youth Soccer national championships player luncheon Monday. Her presence was meant as a surprise to the youth teams and coaches in attendance.