| Jun 7, 2014
Under Armour, which has wooed consumers with sweat-wicking T-shirts and other innovations, is banking on a new fabric that conforms to the foot like a second skin to help the company break into the crowded athletic shoe market.
| Nov 22, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Editor's note: This is a guest post written by Jerry Tietjens of crazytowndeals.com.
Walmart is having a big Pre-Black Friday Sale, Amazon begins their Black Friday Madness on the 24th, and now Target has announced that they too will be pushing a big...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Date: Aug. 10
Her story: Kimberly "Kimi" Reis, 29, grew up in Pigtown. She has worked in the dental field for 11 years and is a practice administrator at Elliott Family Dentistry in Linthicum. Her mother, Pam Reis, and grandparents, Bill and Shirley...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Marshall Condra was sound asleep at home on the tragic January night when he lost a teammate.
Since that fateful day, Condra has had few waking hours where he hasn't thought of Tony Nguyen.
Nguyen, a junior who could entertain Colonial's weightlifting...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Lately, I've been seeing a lot more sneakers and tennis shoes around town as part of everyday outfits.
Of course, sneakers have always been critical for activities like going to the gym or traipsing around the city where you're vacationing because you're...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Converse and "The Simpsons" have collaborated on a collection of Chuck Taylor All Stars that hit retail on June 15.
It seems completely appropriate that the longest-running scripted prime-time series in the history of American television would team up...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Although Cypress, Calif.-based Vans originally rolled to fame as a skate shoe brand, the VF Corp.-owned action sports label is set go big in its debut as the title sponsor of the U.S Open of Surfing when the event returns to Huntington Beach on July 20-...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Jesús García saw no reason to be afraid of death.
"It's not good to fear anything," he once said. "Death is always around, but you've got to laugh at death."
After leaving the hospital that afternoon in early May, he boarded the bus at Vermont and...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 2:36 PM
There's never a shortage of important stories in Huntington Beach and Fountain Valley, so choosing 10 is just skimming the top.
These 10 most compelling stories are given in order of chronology. There are sad stories that end well and horrible stories...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:45 AM
At the December 2012 wedding of Leslie Lipinski and Devin Phillips, there were purple dresses for the bridesmaids. Purple Converse sneakers for the groomsmen. Purple-and-black decor. The 234 guests, many of them wearing Ravens jerseys, were invited to...
| Sep 7, 2013
Liz Derubertis browsed stores at Arundel Mills mall Wednesday in search of a dress to wear to a wedding. The 26-year-old bartender and University of Maryland, Baltimore County student never shops for clothes online.
"I'm too particular about the fit,...