| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:08 AM
January is National Blood Donor month and a hospital in one hometown is urgently needing your help to save lives.
Danville Regional Medical Center is in critical need of all blood types.
The hospital collects blood from locals because it has its own...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 7:47 PM
For a year-old restaurant in Glen Burnie, meat goes nicely not only with rubs and barbecue sauces, but also with donations in support of emergency workers and service members.
In a short time, Mission BBQ has developed a reputation for donating countless...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:52 PM
NANGALE, Tanzania — Only about half the dogs Anna Czupryna is studying in Tanzania have names. Dogs are different here. They are foragers and night watchmen who are treated more like livestock than pets.
But when the dogs of north-central Tanzania...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Bloomin’ Brands Inc., the Tampa-based owner of the Outback Steakhouse chain, is aiming for as much as $321 million in its initial public offering.
The company, which first filed for the IPO in April, expects shares to be priced between $13 and...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 4:14 AM
Editor's note: We are thrilled to welcome Mary Alice of Charm City Cakes as our recapper for the new season of "Top Chef Masters." We think it's a sin that she doesn't have her own Wikipedia page. But she does have a fan page. Take it away, Mary.
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:17 PM
Carl’s Jr., the stalwart but occasionally star-crossed California burger chain launched seven decades ago with a single hot dog cart, was supposed to get a second chance on Wall Street this week. Instead, owner CKE Inc. has decided to postpone its...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:58 AM
Listings are accepted on a space-available basis. Events must be open to the public, and priority will be given to those in Howard County. Items typically appear two weeks prior to the date included in the listing if sent far enough in advance. Deadline...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 5:46 AM
On Veterans Day, we honor those who have so honored us with their service and sacrifice to keep America strong and free.
Hundreds of retailers and restaurants also salute the military, offering discounts to veterans, active duty and retired U.S....
| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Outback Steakhouse is giving away a free half-order of chicken wings with any purchase Thursdays through November 8.
It starts Thursday just in time for the vice presidential debates. Outback says a vice president is a president’s “most...
| May 10, 2012
| 12:51 PM
The Bel Air High School After Prom Party committee would like to thank the following area businesses and/or individuals for their generous donations, which helped to make our after prom party, held at the Bel Air Athletic Club April 28– 29 a...
| May 15, 2012
| 7:44 PM
“The Glendale Commission on the Status of Women is the most active commission in the city.” That's according to Glendale Mayor Frank Quintero. Led by Commission Chairman Paula Devine, the 8th Annual Jewels of Glendale Awards Luncheon on...