| Jan 20, 2012
Sunday, Jan. 22
Concert and dinner "It Was A Very Good Year," a tribute to Frank Sinatra starring Tony Sands, will be held at 2 p.m. at Laurel Mill Playhouse, 508 Main St. in Laurel. Tickets are $15; $40 for admission and dinner at Salute's Restaurant...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Recent federal court rulings on genetically modified foods have left Connecticut activists more than a bit baffled about what sort of legislation they can propose to ensure that consumers know whether their food has been altered through genetic...
| Jan 21, 2012
Little bistro, huge impact. Like a different sort of miracle of the five loaves and two fishes, Chez Panisse, the landmark Berkeley restaurant, and its founder and guiding spirit, Alice Waters, have leveraged a small temple of slow, local and organic food...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 12:33 PM
Average temperatures: High 73 Low 53
Rainfall: 2.31 inches
Winter arrives: Dec. 22
Average date for first frost: Dec. 18
1. Moon phases
•First quarter: Dec. 2
•Full moon: Dec. 10
•Last quarter: Dec. 17
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:26 PM
Laguna Beach is not in the running to be the most sustainable city in the county, according to the Orange County Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council.
Contenders were evaluated on their long-term environmental plan, incentives and assistance...
| Dec 8, 2011
Webster C. Dove, a retired attorney and former member of the Baltimore County Council, died of Parkinson's disease Nov. 28 at the Edenwald nursing center in Towson. He was 89 and had lived in Pikesville.
Born in Baltimore and raised near Clifton Park, he...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 7:40 AM
Students at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy and Crestview Preparatory School have been taking field trips to Catalina Island for the Catalina Environmental Leadership Program for years, but this week the program’s counselors turned the tables by...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:28 PM
Dr. John Howard "Jack" Yardley, former director of pathology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, who had also been associate dean for academic affairs, died Dec. 7 of a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Roland...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 2:26 PM
When people think of Baltimore, things such as the aquarium, Camden Yards, the Ravens, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Chesapeake Bay, blue crabs and perhaps past crime shows immediately come to mind. But I believe we have another asset that is unappreciated...
| Feb 6, 2012
Colonial Williamsburg gardener Wesley Greene is a featured speaker at the annual Maymont Flower & Garden Showat the Greater Richmond Convention Center, 403 N. 3rd St., at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12.
Greene’s topic will be “Gardening Under Cover.&...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 8:35 AM
In terms of its size and composition, Harper's Choice isn't all that different from other villages in Columbia.
What sets it apart from other places in town is its location: The Village of Harper's Choice was built on the first tract purchased to make up...