| Sep 29, 2013
| 9:21 AM
The Humidour Cigar Shoppe in Cockeysville is hosting a fundraiser today, Sunday, with proceeds benefiting the memorial fund set up for the family of Baltimore County Police Tactical Unit Officer Jason Schneider, a Manchester resident who died last month...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:09 AM
The big surprise in the recent auction of Bob Hope's furniture and artwork: an antique Japanese cabinet that sold for a whopping $168,000. Citing a confidentiality agreement, Julien's Auctions would say only that a foreign buyer purchased the piece,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Eddy Whitely loads a blanket-wrapped item of furniture into his the van on a chilly weekday morning, but the co-owner of Orions Objects, a furniture dealer that specializes in midcentury modern design, isn't taking the piece for delivery.
He's taking it...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Because there are no guidebooks on how to create a tercentennial celebration, several members of the Manor Conservancy took matters into their own hands by forming the Manor 300 Committee with representatives from other nonprofit groups, churches, schools...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:32 AM
A nearly six-karat diamond ring will be among more than 80,000 forgotten valuables that the state will auction at the Fort Lauderdale Airport Hilton Hotel
A nearly six-carat diamond ring will be among more than 80,000 forgotten valuables that the...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:33 AM
A waterfront estate on the Eastern Shore's Harris Creek is being offered by Auction.com, with bidding for the New England-style home set to start at $2 million.
The 10,109-square-foot home on Rabbit Cove Lane sits on 8.7 acres with 1,000 feet of...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:42 PM
The reformer exercise machines at Janice Cronkhite's Toluca Lake Pilates studio sometimes serve a higher purpose.
In 2008, Cronkhite threw some tables on the low machines and displayed a few donated items for a homegrown silent auction. She'd only...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:59 AM
This is the one time we're pretty sure Dwyane Wade's girlfriend Gabrielle Union won't mind...so for a price, you can get into Dwyane Wade's pants.
The Miami Heat big baller is one of 14 celebrities to have signed and donated a pair of his jeans for an...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:37 PM
A curtain is falling on the era of X-rated movie theaters in Baltimore with the city's last adult movie house up for auction next week.
The Apex, which has shown pornographic films in a squat two-story brick building in Upper Fells Point for more than...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Describing the venerated auction house as "an old master painting in desperate need of restoration," the outspoken hedge-fund manager Daniel Loeb has called for the replacement of Sotheby's president and Chief Executive William Ruprecht in a caustic...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 7:48 AM
Farmington interior designer Holly Holden's new book, "The Pretty and Proper Living Room," started out as a list of tips she jotted down for her newlywed daughter, who was about to move to Germany.
"When she was moving," Holden recalled, " she said,...