| Sep 1, 2011
| 9:43 PM
The Walt Disney Co. likes to say that its entertainment offerings, be they theme-park attractions, Disney-branded films or Broadway shows, are fun for the whole family.
That marketing-friendly slogan is debatable, of course, depending on the...
| Sep 7, 2011
Charles S. Dubin
Prolific TV director's credits included 'MASH'
Charles S. Dubin, 92, a prolific television director whose credits include 44 episodes of the sitcom "MASH," died of natural causes Monday at his home in Brentwood, his family said.
| Sep 8, 2011
| 7:01 AM
If simple pleasures are, indeed, the best, then merry-go-rounds might be the best of the best at theme parks.
Although Orlando's parks are stocked with high-tech, 3-D, rib-rattling, in-your-face attractions, sometimes it's nice to just go around and...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 12:11 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Back in 1971, Disney promised us the World. And that's precisely what it delivered — in spades.
Walt Disney World's castle door flew open Oct. 1 that year, unwrapping an entertainment complex that would go on to vastly...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 5:29 PM
Luckily, I've been to some beautiful places in my life. Tahiti, Fiji, Hawaii … you get the point. Some real tropical places. Surrounded in warmth, palm trees and warm water.
However, in this moment, I am writing in Sayulita, Mexico, and it just...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 6:52 PM
Corona del Mar High School senior McKenzie Brown recently earned international recognition for her artwork.
But she did not take a traditional route. She designed an image for a shoebox.
Brown, 18, participated in contest called BOX IT UP! for retail...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 11:30 AM
President Barack Obama took a break from whatever it is he does around here -- I say that in jest, of course -- to fill out his bracket for the NCAA men's basketball tournament, and it's clear that Obama loves chalk more than your typical grade school...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:18 AM
Nevermind that they misspelled the word 'prostitution' in the headline, but the student paper at Boston University is in hot water after running an April Fool's Day edition that ran the faux story: "Cinderella in political prostituion [sic] ring,...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 1:06 PM
Time — as in hours spent writhing in pain, drawing labored breaths or trying to soothe a fevered child — is the latest front in the competitive battle among area hospitals.
Given the notoriously long waits in the nation's emergency rooms,...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 4:51 PM
Brian Matusz didn’t dodge the details following the Orioles’ 9-2 loss to the Blue Jays on Sunday afternoon.
The Orioles’ 25-year-old left-hander, saddled with the game’s longest active losing streak as well as the shadows of a...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:54 PM
In 15 years, Baldwin's Station has gone from the start-up stage to the forefront of fine dining.
On Monday, April 16, the Sykesville restaurant was named Maryland's Favorite Restaurant for 2012 at the 58th McCormick and Company Stars of the Industry...