| Feb 10, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Groundhog Day passed uneventfully at the Funny Money house, where we do, indeed, have our very own groundhog, despite several visits from the local trapping service to drag the critter out from under our deck before his tunneling damages the foundation....
| Feb 10, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Listen closely and you can almost hear Ray crooning: “Georgia, Georgia / The whole day through / Just an old sweet song / Keeps Georgia on my mind.” Well, it’s either Ray Charles or Old Man Winter; I can’t decide.
| Feb 13, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Anne Arundel County police say they've arrested famed Groundhog Day celebrity Punxsutawney Phil and charged him with excessive winter and "failing to do right."
The arrest — which came as the area was receiving the first wave of the storm that...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:44 AM
A rare thunder snowstorm caused near white-out conditions just in time for the evening rush and pushed the city to its fifth-snowiest winter season ever.
Thunder, accompanied by lightning, rumbled through downtown and across the area as snow fell at a...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"I'm not a good guy. I mean, I don't hurt anybody. But I don't help, either."
This quote is by Louis C.K. and fronts a new Scribner/Simon and Schuster book titled "I Wear the Black Hat" by Chuck Klosterman.
The sub-title to this slightly mysterious...
| Oct 8, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — A Virginia football season that began with a promising victory has declined alarmingly, and coach Mike London's job could, and should, hinge on dramatic improvement.
Such progress need not include championship contention or...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 12:23 PM
There are certain traditional editorial cartoons I like to draw. Christmas cartoons, New Year's Day, Labor Day, Groundhog Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Veterans Day, Valentine’s Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Mother's Day, Father's Day and that annual...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Mike and Molly Season 4 premieres at 9pm Monday, Nov. 4, on CBS. When it debuted in 2010, the buzz on Mike & Molly was that it had the audacity to treat overweight people as — gasp! — regular people, and make them the focus of the show as...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:24 PM
The Weather Channel is gearing up for the Super Bowl and Emmaus grad Alexandra Wilson will be right in the mix. Alex, one of the newest on-air meteorologists at the 24-hour weather channel will be with fellow staffer Mike Bettes......
| Dec 21, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Kill Hannah has spent much of its career coming to its fans around the country and in Europe, but once a year during the holiday season the Chicago alt-rock band has its fans come to it for “A New Heart For Christmas.” And considering the...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 1:41 PM
The prosecution at the George Zimmerman trial has come in for repeated drubbings. There was more criticism Tuesday, but there was some praise, too.
Mark NeJame, legal analyst for Central Florida News 13, applauded the state's chronological...