| Mar 23, 2012
| 9:09 PM
In true New Orleans fashion the floor for the Final 4 arrived with a parade Friday Morning.
The games are sold out but there are several other Final 4 events next week.
The Big Dance free concert series at Woldenberg Park will feature national and local...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Fiona Apple played a short series of promotional shows earlier this year to support her upcoming album. Now, she's launching a full tour for "The Idler Wheel is Wiser" that includes stops in Baltimore and Washington D.C.
Apple's mini-tour, her first...
| Oct 27, 2012
And you thought it was always Parrot Head time in Key West.
Since Jimmy Buffett first warbled about putting booze in his blender in the 1970s, Key West has continued to reap the PR benefits as the notion of margaritas on Duval Street has been transformed...
| May 15, 2012
| 5:41 PM
For many people, only a couple of ingredients are needed for the perfect summer vacation: soft, warm sand and refreshing cool water. The combination can be found across America, from small ponds to sprawling oceans. This summer, destinations from coast to...
| May 21, 2012
| 7:38 AM
1) Storm N. Norman (WEBE 108)
Since 1984, when Best Local Radio Personality Storm'n Norman first won this award, the fabulous, popular radio jock has met pretty much every celebrity on his dream list. "I've done [Paul] McCartney, [Jimmy] Buffett, Jerry...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:22 PM
We're turning-up the music with this week's Does It Work product. It's called the Rock-It 3.0. Our tester, attorney Norman Douglas, had some questions about the device.
"It was a wild claim. You stick it to anything and it amplifies the sound of your...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:57 PM
It was a 90-degree spring morning in 2011, and I was struggling, my breath coming in gasps. I was on the last leg of a sprint triathlon, the run, and from across the way, I heard the unmistakable booming voice of Shawna. She was the personal trainer/...
| Sep 1, 2012
No man is an island — and, obviously, the same applies to riverside watering holes.
It had been two years since I had ventured out to Wekiva Island, the utterly laid-back local bar tucked along the Wekiva River in Longwood. At that time, the...
| Jun 28, 2012
The fire company carnival in nearby Berkeley Springs, W.Va., lights up the sky next week, July 3-7, nightly from 6 to 10 p.m.
The carnival is the grounds of U.S. Silica on W.Va. 522 just over the Potomac River bridge.
There will be food, bingo, rides...
| Jun 30, 2012
Despite its enduring quirks, Key West is light-years removed from the escapist island that awaited a failed country songwriter who pulled into town a penniless nobody in the 1970s.
That was Jimmy Buffett, of course, whose Key West-inspired 1977 hit...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 6:33 PM
As if a lack of financing were not enough, the private developers behind the $138 million Margaritaville beach resort now have hit a snag that could delay the project by at least four months.
The snag centers on evaluations of how the project affects...