Dressed in skinny jeans, flats, a white shirt and still wearing her stage makeup, the petite Ashley Blair Fitzgerald sits cross-legged in a small conference room after her matinee performance in "Smokey Joe's Cafe" at Arena Stage in Washington.
Two LGBT activists were reportedly each fined about $120 for holding a banner reading "Gay propaganda does not exist. People do not become gay, people are born gay" while demonstrating near of a children's library in a coastal Russian city.
Ellicott City: Celebrate Mardi Gras in the historic district! The Ellicott City Restoration Foundation will host it's seventh annual Mardi Gras Magnifique benefit Sunday, Feb. 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Rumor Mill Fusion Bar & Restaurant.