| May 15, 2014
| 6:15 PM
For reasons too complicated to explain here, it was decided that the Mother's Day gift, a large potted flower plant, would not be taken home after Sunday's family gathering west of Harrisburg. Instead, promises were made that the plant would be picked...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Actress Brooke Shields celebrated Mother’s Day over the weekend at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ, with her husband, director Chris Henchy, and daughters Rowan and Grier. The family was joined Saturday by two of the daughters’...
| May 11, 2014
| 10:16 PM
With 15 minutes, 27 seconds left in a tied, tense game Sunday night at the United Center, it felt like the right time for the Blackhawks to get serious.
Captain Serious, of course.
Jonathan Toews detests that nickname almost as much as he hates...
| May 12, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Cateresa Matthews' murder haunts her mother to this day. It's been more than two decades, and the killer hasn't been brought to justice.
Fourteen-year-old Cateresa was raped and murdered in 1991. Last week, authorities announced they were re-opening the...
| May 9, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Ask chefs who most influenced their cooking or to whom they attribute their success, and they're likely to tell you it was mom.
"My mom told me to follow my passion and work hard and luckily I listened," says Ari Taymor, chef-owner of downtown...
| Apr 25, 2014
The Anne Arundel County Police-Community Relations Council will host Shred-A-Rama VIII from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 3. Residents may bring up to four boxes or bags of personal documents to any one of four locations and have them...
| Apr 25, 2014
Sunday, April 27
Veterans event VFW Post 160 in Glen Burnie will host a Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans event from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., with music by Jerry and the Heartaches.
Monday, April 28
Photo club The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis meets at...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 3:53 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
On Saturday and Sunday, teachers and school employees get in free at Miami Seaquarium and up to four get 50 percent off. Plus, I have a offers for Mother's Day, which is May 11 and, of course, there is the usual long list of dining...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Actress Mischa Barton has been named celebrity ambassador for the 2014 BritWeek Robertson Shopping Stroll on Saturday.
This is the second year for the shopping event on Robertson Boulevard in Los Angeles. Participants include luxury venues such as...
| Apr 26, 2014
Re “The ‘Mother Ditch,'” April 22
The Times' informative article on the discovery and proposed removal of a portion of the historic “Mother Ditch” leaves one key question unasked: Should this important piece of Los...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 3:26 PM
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – After hearing days of testimony implicating Jorge Torrez as the killer of two young girls in Illinois in 2005, jurors decided today that he should be put to death in a separate case – the murder of a sailor four years later....