| Mar 25, 2012
A grand-opening ceremony was held Feb. 10 for L&L Classic Clothing at its new location at 17611 Virginia Ave. in the Old Orchard Shopping Center in Halfway.
L&L Classic Clothing is a consignment shop that specializes in lightly used women’s...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 6:01 PM
For the first time in decades, flouncy, flowered dresses, hat boxes and shopping bags filled a storefront window at Howard and Lexington streets, once the center of Baltimore's retail district.
Ladies in pearls and long gloves, wild-haired hippies and...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 5:46 AM
Believe it or not, prom season has begun. On Saturday, at least three schools in the area will hold their proms — Frederick, Faulkton and Ashley, N.D.
I know because I talked with Gail Jacobs, owner of Brides n’ Belles, to see if there...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Although many are waiting later to get married, the divorce rate is still high. A new government study gives us the odds in marriage.
It's usually pretty positive inside a wedding gown shop and choosing the perfect wedding gown is a pretty big deal. ...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 12:48 PM
The 5th annual Civil War Gala has been set from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Friedens Lutheran Fellowship Hall.
Last year's gala was canceled because of a snow storm that hit the area but this year, organizers are once again planning for an...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 8:12 PM
It's time to meet the really, really bad parents.
Look, no mom and dad are perfect. They make mistakes. They miss ball games. But Megan Draper's folks (played by guest stars Ronald Guttman and Julia Ormond. Julia freaking Ormond) fight loudly in French,...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Take a moment to think back on your high school days -- if you dare -- and imagine it's prom season. What would your parents have said if you asked for $1,000 for the dance and all the expenses associated with it?
Today's parents are saying yes,...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 6:26 PM
Theirs is a story of enduring love the first time and new, comfortable love the second time.
The Rev. Robert Krempels and Virginia Perna each found themselves widowed in 2008. His marriage lasted about 63 years. Hers, about 52 years.
They connected last...
| Aug 24, 2012
This is definitely the only time you'll see the Answer Angel linked in any way to Bette Midler.
But I couldn't help thinking about Midler's popular recording of "Wind Beneath My Wings" when your emails started piling up. Readers were the wind beneath...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Window shopping is an imaginative and immersive experience at Koi boutique in South Pasadena. Mannequins dressed in fantastical costumes made of ordinary objects like tea bags, Slinkies and surgical gloves pop up every August and January to dazzle the...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Dolores Jane "Dollie" Epstein, a former office worker and master seamstress, died Monday of multiple organ failure at her Lutherville home. She was 79.
The daughter of an accountant and a homemaker, the former Dolores Jane "Dollie" Moeller was born in...