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  • Decorate your home for Chinese New Year

    Decorate your home for Chinese New Year
    Each year, after the Jan. 1 Western, or solar New Year, the Chinese celebrate the lunar New Year. This observance can take place any time from mid-January to mid-February, depending on the arrival of a new moon. Many American cities now host elaborate...
  • Maryland bloodhound is a top dog at Westminster Kennel Club

    Maryland bloodhound is a top dog at Westminster Kennel Club
    Nathan, the floppy-jowled, big-eared, giant Bloodhound from Maryland who arguably drew the loudest cheers at this year’s Westminster Kennel Club show, almost never made it out to compete. “I thought about not even showing Nathan,” says...
  • Mad Cow Theatre in Orlando struggles to find financial footing

    Mad Cow Theatre in Orlando struggles to find financial footing
    An anonymous gift of $100,000 will go a long way toward strengthening the financial position of Orlando's Mad Cow Theatre, executives say. But will the recent donation go far enough? Mad Cow's profile rose dramatically when the City Council approved a...
  • Valentine’s Day: ‘Alone Forever’ comic finds humor in heartbreak

     
    If you find yourself among the lovelorn this Valentine's Day, Liz Prince's graphic novel “Alone Forever: The Singles Collection” might […]...
  • Comfort food, horsey decor mix well at Glyndon Grill

    Comfort food, horsey decor mix well at Glyndon Grill
    Glyndon Grill is all about casual comfort. But don't confuse that with being sloppy. The restaurant, which opened in October in the Butler Road space formerly occupied by Mia Carolina, feels upscale but it lacks the pretension that "upscale" sometimes...
  • Emotion plays a big part in animal behavior, expert attests

    "We know that even fish have emotions," says Marc Bekoff, author of "Why Dogs Hump and Bees Get Depressed: The Fascinating Science of Emotions, Friendship, and Conservation" (New World Library, New York, NY, 2013; $15.95). "We chose the (book's) title...
  • When winter goes to your head

    When winter goes to your head
    Pages from a winter diary: Dec. 8: Snow! Is there any more joyful sight than big flakes falling from the sky in the weeks before Christmas? Walking the dog is like stepping into a Currier & Ives lithograph, with carriage horses trotting through the...
  • YouTube Animation Network Frederator Pacts with Simon's Cat

    Fred Seibert's Channel Frederator Network has signed a deal with British animator Simon Tofield, creator of Simon's Cat -- one of the most popular cartoon channels on YouTube -- to handle advertising and distribution on behalf of the anthropomorphic kitty...
  • Sales of Flying Dog beer lead to 2 million new oysters in Chesapeake Bay

    Sales of Flying Dog beer lead to 2 million new oysters in Chesapeake Bay
    Beer is helping the Chesapeake Bay. Seriously. Since 2011, a portion of sales from Flying Dog Brewery's Pearl Necklace Oyster Stout have assisted in planting nearly 3 million oysters in the Bay. Each sold bottle of Pearl Necklace Oyster Stout, which...
  • Scientists turn to crowdfunding to support research

    Scientists turn to crowdfunding to support research
    UC San Diego graduate student Alex Piel is studying the family dynamics and habitats of chimpanzees in Tanzania's savanna. The research requires tracking animals, retrieving fecal samples and then testing to confirm genetic links. It does not come...
  • A dog to bark about [Editorial]

    There are plenty of ways to divide people: haves vs. have-nots, Democrats vs. Republicans, night owls vs. larks, rap vs. rock, fried vs. broiled. The list goes on, but there are also a few things almost everyone can agree on, and one is Grand Champion...