| 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...
| 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).
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Poveglia, an island just off the coast of Italy that's considered one of the most haunted places in the world, is being put up for auction as a way for the country to settle its public debt, TIME is reporting.
During the plague outbreak, the 17-acre...
| 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...
| May 28, 2014
| 10:00 PM
This is part four of a five-part series: Top 55 places to go in Southeast Florida.
Eating out, filling up the gas tank for day trips, entertaining friends and family: After awhile, it all adds up financially. Wouldn’t it be nice to find some...
| 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...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:30 PM
National Geographic Channel has expanded its East Coast development team by adding Nicole Reed as vice president, development and Igal Svet as director, development.
Reed will be based in New York and Svet will be based at the network headquarters in...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Ken Greengrass, an Emmy-nominated music and television producer and a personal manager who helped guide the careers of Diahann Carroll, Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme, Florence Henderson, Art Garfunkel, John Pizzarelli, the Highwaymen, "Sesame Street's"...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Travel Channel has announced pilot orders for eight new projects, including one based around ABC correspondent Nick Watt, one that mixes ancestry and adventure, and one about investment capitalists.
"Watt's World," (working title) which is produced by...