| May 13, 2013
| 2:15 PM
David Waldemar Gjerde, a retired Procter & Gamble executive who became a restaurant investor and consultant to his sons, Spike and Charlie, died of a heart attack May 2 at his Cockeysville home. He was 75.
Born in Mankato, Minn., he was the son of...
| May 7, 2013
| 9:20 AM
They have retrieved every rubber duck that's been tossed off the Huntington Beach Pier for the last 20 years.
A pair of skip loaders typically dumps around 4,000 bright yellow artificial waterfowls over the railing for the annual Duck-A-Thon, an event...
| May 9, 2013
| 8:34 AM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 12:25 PM
ABC Fine Wine & Spirits is hosting a wine tasting night on Wednesday to celebrate the grand opening of its new location at 3355 N. Federal Hwy. The new store replaces the one that used to operate about a mile away also on North Federal Highway, ABC said....
| Nov 9, 2012
| 6:22 AM
The spirit of the holidays permeates Historic Yorktown Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 10-11, at the Yorktown Holiday Open House.
Shops along Main and Ballard Streets and Riverwalk Landing will be open on this special weekend to allow visitors to leisurely...
| Oct 12, 2012
The Columbia Association hosts a 1-2-3 Magic Parenting Workshop, led by Lacey Tsonis of the Howard County Office of Children's Services, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the Columbia Association Columbia Gym, 6151 Daylong Lane in...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Chesapeake Experience will present its fourth annual wine tasting from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, March 9, at 217 West Queens Drive in Williamsburg.
The evening will feature seven wines and selected hors d’oeuvres such as Chesapeake Bay seafood...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 7:00 AM
About 20 miles beyond the red-tile roofs of downtown Santa Barbara, it begins: the rolling blond hills that go indecently green in spring, the massive estates and miniature horses, the sprawling vineyards and "Sideways" scenery, the dude ranch with 10,000...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:20 PM
Wine lovers will help underserved youth get to college during the Wooden Floor's sixth annual Keep the Promise wine tasting benefit.
Proceeds will go to the Santa Ana-based after-school program, which provides arts and educational programs to 375 low-...
| Oct 6, 2012
Can a restaurant be too busy? In the case of Full of Life Flatbread in Los Alamos, Calif., the answer is maybe. That's because on weekend nights the place can pull in hundreds of people from all over the state and the world who are happy to wait in line...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:04 AM
What's it like to live in a far-off place most of us see only on a vacation? Foreign Correspondence is an interview with someone who lives in a spot you may want to visit.
Edmund Barton Bullock, 55, is a classical pianist, composer and recording artist...