| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:04 PM
1. HmfO (Hall and Oates Tribute): With opening act Lovetester. Halloween party night. Dress as your favorite '80s character. 8 p.m. Friday. Tickets: $10-$15, adv.; $18-$20, door. Musikfest Cafe, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 8:30 AM
NY production house Storyville Entertainment has promoted Caroline Christopher to SVP of production and development, an expansion of her previous role of VP of the same departments.
Christopher will report to Storyville president Betsy Schechter and...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:30 AM
LONDON -- Scripps Networks has inked a multi-territory, multi-year distribution deal with international cable operator Liberty Global for Food Network, Travel Channel and Fine Living across Europe.
The deal, which will start in 2015, sees the renewal of...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Google has entered another pony in the Internet set-top derby.
The tech giant announced the $99 Nexus Player, a device based on its Android TV platform for watching movies and TV shows from Netflix, Hulu Plus, Google Play and other services, streaming...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Can the Streamline Hotel, the once-gorgeous birthplace of NASCAR in Daytona Beach, reclaim its former beauty?
That question hangs over the fifth season premiere of "Hotel Impossible," the Travel Channel series that takes an extreme-makeover approach...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 12:40 PM
The Halloween season is upon us and there are plenty of opportunities in the Baltimore area to get scarred by the time-honored tradition of the haunted attraction.
There’s no costumes required, just a fearful soul and a few hours out of your...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 11:59 AM
The Connecticut Valley Toy Show held Oct. 5 included a celebrity from the toy collector's world: Bob Parker, author of the first comprehensive guide for Hot Wheels® collectors and one of the first inductees into the Diecast Hall of Fame, in the...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Jill and Allan Bennett have filled a 22,000-square-foot building with a dark and creepy mix of bloody monsters and pitch-black mazes.
But soon their popular haunted house, Bennett's Curse, will be homeless. The property they lease in Jessup is scheduled...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights has wowed the folks at Travel Channel.
TravelChannel.com put the Orlando stop on its list of 10 best Halloween attractions for 2014.
The choices were not ranked, but listed alphabetically by state. Still,...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 1:30 PM
The restaurant Hot Doug's, and the very idea of it, was a cosmic event. We will never again in our lifetime see a restaurant where devotees stand in line for 12 hours to sample a hot dog (which was what happened this past Saturday).
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Ready for a good scare?
The opening night party at Bennett’s Curse Haunted Attractions in Jessup will be 7 p.m. Sept. 26, and the party's getting some good national exposure.
This year, Bennett’s Curse will be featured by the Travel...