| Feb 17, 2012
| 3:11 PM
On Twitter, @paddynotpatty points out, "It's that time of year again."
Indeed it is, when the mock-Irish and faux-Irish will chatter cheerfully about "St. Patty's Day."
Patty is a woman's nickname, diminutive of Patricia, a flat cake of chopped meat, a...
| Feb 24, 2012
An "Introduction to Square-Foot Gardening" will be offered from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at the Pascal Senior Activity Center, 125 Dorsey Road in Glen Burnie. Students will learn the "10 Basics of Square-Foot Gardening,"...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:42 AM
Just in time forSt. Patrick's Day, a bit of Erin treasure sparkles like a rainbow right in our own, soon to be green, community back yard.
The Emerald Isle Club, founded in 1956, meets once a month in Parkville and keeps the Irish heritage alive to...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:07 PM
February is coming to a close the same way it started — with unseasonable warmth — and climate experts say there is an increased probability that above-average temperatures will continue into summer.
"It's going to be warm through the rest of...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 4:39 PM
The Burbank Civitan Club will hold its 41st annual St. Patrick’s Day Champagne Brunch on Sunday, March 11, 2012 in the Starlight Room at the Castaway Restaurant, 1250 E. Harvard Road. Burbank. The buffet brunch will include corn beef and cabbage and...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 9:40 AM
I just saw a crab apple tree in full blossom. How is this freaky weather going to affect our spring blooming plants and trees? Is it going to be extra hot this summer?
Most plants that bloom earlier than usual are tough and easily ride out a cold spell...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 3:13 PM
These are heady times for performer Joe Duffey, who spent his formative years at Columbia's Teelin School of Irish Dance getting ready for a career that materialized right on cue. As a dancer, choreographer and assistant director of the Teelin Dance...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Janet Martin loves to add a dash of honey to your commute.
The CTA customer service agent greets many Brown Line riders with a "honey" and asks them about their day. If they need help getting to the platform, she's always there with an extra hand.
| Mar 6, 2012
| 2:28 PM
When Madison and Lucy Laudeman first started Irish dancing six years ago, the sisters went to a branch of Teelin School of Irish Dance that was located in Timonium.
With its fun music and challenging routines, Irish dancing reeled them in and has...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 7:21 PM
Can you feel it? Can you hear it? Man, I can smell it and I cannot stand it any longer!
Yes, this dog can still hunt and it is time to come out of hibernation and go boating.
This year's 2012 Newport High Point Series is off the starting line, and if...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 10:06 PM
Blake Bakkila said she's a more complete tennis player in her senior year at Newport Harbor High.
Part of it may be natural progression for the Sailors' No. 1 singles player, but part of it is also because she didn't have a choice. For a few months...