He had us wrapped from the first note of "Largo al factotum" from Rossini's "The Barber of Seville." Hidden in the wings of the Smith Theater, we first heard the baritone sing the familiar "Figaro, Figaro" before we actually saw Steven Eddy, one of two opera-singing contestants in the recent Rising Stars competition at Howard Community College.
Our goal in Baltimore is to decrease the number of adults who are obese by 15 percent. To that end, Weight Watchers Ambassador Jennifer Hudson was in Baltimore this week to help announce a new initiative through the Weight Watchers and U.S. Conference of Mayors Healthy Communities Grant Program. The
Jay Dunn, Rodgers Forge newsletter editor and RFC Inc. board member tells us that this year's event will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 14, at 7 p.m. in the Rodgers Forge Elementary School cafetorium, 250 Dumbarton Road.