Laurel Shopping Center was developed by Berman Enterprises, partners Melvin and Wolford Berman and Arthur Robinson. The developers used unusual and over-the-top promotions leading up to the Nov. 14, 1956 opening.
Ed Sloman, the owner of Games and Stuff in Glen Burnie, says he's probably played thousands of the board, card and storytelling tabletop games he sells, but his all time favorite is Magic: the Gathering card game.
Described as a one-of-a-kind space in Carroll County, the studio is expected to host live events, such as concerts, gaming competitions, game shows, networking events, galas, and indoor sports in its main studio, which has a seating capacity of 500.
Xpanding Universe opened in September but celebrated its grand opening on Saturday, Oct. 19. At the west end of the Aberdeen Marketplace, Xpanding Universe sells comic books, graphic novels, trade paperbacks, collectibles, role playing games, board games, dice and more
Growing up outside Boston, Maryland forward Evan Smotrycz was more of a pro sports fan than college fan. But his affection for the Terps started long before he transferred from Michigan before last season.
Lacrosse player Zachary Burgess, 20, was charged with stealing a pickup truck, kidnapping a woman and crashing into nine parked cars in Baton Rouge, La., in an attempt to recreate the game "Grand Theft Auto V," according to WDSU-TV.
Nikolai Volkoff is 66 now, and his real name is Josip Nikolai Peruzovic. He still casts an imposing shadow and still climbs into the ring from time to time. But he spends many of his days at the Police Athletic League center in Cockeysville, where he has worked as help leader for three years.