RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Circuses

A collection of news and information related to Circuses published by this site and its partners.

Top Circuses Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • 2011 Official Mummers Parade Results

    2011 Official Mummers Parade Results
      2012 Mummers Parade results can be found here.   2011 Mummers Parade Official Results String Bands Division Club Totals Club Points 1. My Kind of Clown (Quaker City). . . 95.100 2. Ferko Stakes Their Claim (Ferko) . . . 93.000 3. No Boat...
  • Happy Birthday greetings: Top 10 Free meals, deals and gifts just for you

    Happy Birthday greetings: Top 10 Free meals, deals and gifts just for you
    It's someone's birthday today - and that's always cause to celebrate. Many national retailers and restaurant chains want your business and your email address badly enough to offer free sign-on gifts, coupons and birthday deals. The catch is that nearly...
  • Letter: Choose civility — don't support Piccadilly Circus

    I am so saddened about to read that the Piccadilly Circus is coming to Howard County ("Piccadilly Circus coming to county fairgrounds," April 5). Not only that, this article provided them with free advertising. Circus animals suffer inordinately in these...
  • Letter: Say 'no' to financially supporting circuses with wild animals

    Howard County Fairgrounds is hosting a traveling show of sorrow, fear, and pain this week. A circus that uses exotic animals as "entertainment" is coming to town. I urge all Maryland residents to say "no" to financially supporting circuses that use...
  • Guitarist Michael Musillami To Preview New CD In Free Concert

    Guitarist Michael Musillami To Preview New CD In Free Concert
    Guitarist/composer Michael Musillami's trio, his alliance with his longtime friends and collaborators, bassist Joe Fonda and drummer George Schuller, is a superb, finely tuned unit, empathetic, swinging and dramatically expressive of emotions sweeping...
  • Sam Rivers dies at 88; pioneering jazz saxophonist, composer

    Sam Rivers dies at 88; pioneering jazz saxophonist, composer
    Sam Rivers, a saxophonist and composer who helped define the avant-garde jazz scene in the 1960s and '70s, died of pneumonia Monday in Orlando, Fla. He was 88. Rivers, whose legacy is defined by both his pioneering spirit in the post-bop jazz scene and a...
  • The 2011 concert scene: Big stars, flashy stagecraft and hometown heroes

    The 2011 concert scene: Big stars, flashy stagecraft and hometown heroes
    The year 2011 won't go down in the record books as one of the region's best for live music. With the economy sputtering, promoters seemed to hedge their bets over the last 12 months. Even so, there were memorable moments on area stages. Plenty of big...
  • Marine Band prepares for a lively Colorado Boulevard show

    Marine Band prepares for a lively Colorado Boulevard show
    There are probably few, if any, people who come into this world with a congenital love of marches. Blaring brass, blasting tubas and unison staccato drums — all playing at a fortissimo dynamic — is definitely an acquired taste. Yet there are...
  • A big question mark hovers over the cruise industry

    A big question mark hovers over the cruise industry
    The first quarter of 2012 was supposed to be a sweet spot for passenger cruise lines. Wave season, as it's known, marks a time when cruise companies and travel agents roll out deep discounts on cruise vacations and rack up lots of sales. But that changed...
  • Pfac cranks the volume on local creativity with new Art After 5 music series

    Pfac cranks the volume on local creativity with new Art After 5 music series
    To help mark its 50th birthday, the Peninsula Fine Arts Center in Newport News will host a creative collision of art and music. Starting Thursday, Jan. 19, the center's monthly Art After 5 gatherings will feature musicians chosen specifically for their...
  • Killing the Blues: Big Head Todd and the Monsters play Infinity Music Hall in Norfolk on Jan. 18

    Killing the Blues: Big Head Todd and the Monsters play Infinity Music Hall in Norfolk on Jan. 18
    A lazy, soul-funk version of “Come On In My Kitchen” kicks off 100 Years of Robert Johnson, the new album by the Big Head Blues Club, an offshoot of the Colorado-based band Big Head Todd and the Monsters that adds, oh, just a few musicians you...