| Apr 4, 2013
| 6:47 PM
The losing became so persistent that Martha Macgill pulled herself from the rotation of Episcopal clergy who regularly attended ball games at Camden Yards.
She remembers one defeat in particular; it was Mother's Day 2007 and Jeremy Guthrie pitched eight...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 6:46 PM
Brooke Welsh's name is listed first under "administrative staff" on the Johnstown Symphony Orchestra's website, but she's really a musician at heart.
Trained since the age of 8 to play piano, Welsh has a bachelor's degree in music and psychology from...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 8:44 PM
Not long ago I wrote a column about how sometimes in terms like "teachers' union" and "homeowners' policy" the apostrophe is optional. If you really mean that the first noun possesses the second, an apostrophe makes sense. But if the first noun is...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ -- Monsanto's search for America's Farmers Mom of the Year is back for a fourth year to acknowledge the contributions of more than a million female farm operators in the United States.
Anyone can nominate their favorite farm mom...
| May 6, 2013
| 11:09 AM
You might wager romantic restaurant dinners on Valentine's Day would outnumber reservations on Mother's Day. But the National Restaurant Association says Mom wins out over Cupid, projecting that 75 million American adults will dine out May 12.
| Mar 22, 2013
Monday, March 25
Photo club The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis meets at 7 p.m. at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. John Kelly presents "Creating Photo Books." Information: 410-267-0461 or digitalphotoclub.nethttp://...
| Mar 22, 2013
Sunday, March 24
Figure skating The Gardens Figure Skating Club presents its ninth annual spring ice show, "Mary Poppins," at 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. at Gardens Ice House, 13800 Old Gunpowder Road in Laurel. Shows feature more than 60 skaters, ages 3-55,...
| Mar 27, 2013
We've got it all here in Florida, and this isn't even a horror flick — car-eating sinkholes, monster storms, pythons in the wild, sharks in the water, alligators in back yards and pit bulls in trailers.
Now, Mother Nature is about to whack us with...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Check out festivals and events in May across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Through May 19: Epcot International...
| Mar 13, 2013
"Clodagh's Kitchen Diaries: Delicious Recipes Throughout The Year," By Clodagh McKenna, Kyle Books, $27.95
What it is:
Dubbed "Ireland's answer to Rachael Ray and Martha Stewart" by Forbes magazine, TV food and travel personality Clodagh McKenna takes...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 6:55 AM
It's not quite Mother's Day in America yet, but you can send your parents cool footage of a physicist talking about rubber bands. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for Monday, March 11, 2013.
Richard Feynman's discussion of hacking elasticity...