| Feb 14, 2012
| 1:46 PM
We're surprised Megan Auman had the time to chat with us. After all, she's not only a jewelry designer and metalsmith, but an educator and entrepreneur (yes, we feel like slackers, too).
Auman, 30, began her eponymous jewelry line after graduate school...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 9:59 AM
Jim Henson's long-popular creations get a major, hugely entertaining reboot in this comedy-fantasy that reunites Kermit and Miss Piggy to restore their former base of operation and save it from the oil tycoon (Chris Cooper) who wants it for his own...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 3:09 PM
The Walt Disney Co.has reached an agreement that would bring Pixar Animation Studios' "Cars 2," Disney's"The Muppets" and other approved films to Chinese cable television viewers, broadening the Burbank entertainment giant's access in the world's most...
| Dec 14, 2011
This week, we asked about your top gift picks for the holidays. Here's what you had to say.
•••• The Lombardi Trophy in Baltimore. --lilasc via Twitter
•••• Peace! --TC Galltin via Facebook
| Nov 6, 2011
In the world of amphibian celebrities, there's no bigger star than Kermit the Frog.
Yet back in January on the set of Disney's upcoming film "The Muppets" — the first big screen outing for Jim Henson's beloved menagerie since 1999's "Muppets in...
| Nov 22, 2011
***1/2 (out of four)
“Life’s a happy song, when there’s someone by my side to sing along.”
That heartwarming chorus has been replaying in my head since I saw “The Muppets,” whose magic doesn’t fade either. Star/...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 7:42 PM
Jason Segel already has an adult fan base thanks to his hit TV show "How I Met Your Mother" and for the comedy films "Bad Teacher" and "Forgetting Sarah Marshall." Now Segel, 31, is looking to expand that fan base to kids. He stars in, co-wrote and...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 10:36 AM
10375 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. 410-313-7800.
•All Together Now. Saturdays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes.
•English Conversation Club. Mondays, 10 a.m.; and Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Practice speaking and...
| May 18, 2012
| 9:57 AM
"How I Met Your Mother" co-star Jason Segel has been making big strides lately in his movie career, thanks to "The Muppets," "The Five-Year Engagement" and this lower-key comedy from filmmaking siblings Jay and Mark Duplass.
Segel has the title role of a...
| Jul 20, 2012
Sunday, July 22
'Zumba Under the Stars' The Columbia Association's fitness dance class will held at 7 p.m. at Swansfield Mini-WaterPark, 5659 Cedar Lane in Columbia. It begins with a 45-minute Zumba class on the grass, followed by a 35-minute Aqua...
| Mar 19, 2012
Sure, the publicist tells me that longtime Muppets writer Jim Lewis crafted the answers to questions I emailed to Kermit and Miss Piggy in advance of the March 20 Blu-ray/DVD release for "The Muppets." I choose to ignore that and believe that the beloved...