| Jan 13, 2012
| 5:47 PM
When Elton John played 1st Mariner Arena last year, his first Baltimore performance in more than a decade, more than 12,000 fans turned out.
Sade, opening her first American concert tour in just as many years, drew an audience just as big later in the...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 9:09 AM
Baltimore's biggest and neediest animal shelter is on the verge of winning big bucks in a national competition.
The Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter, entered in the ASPCA/Rachael Ray $100K Challenge, has been inching past the competition all...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Officials at 1st Mariner Arena are close to finalizing a deal with the Washington Capitals to host an NHL preseason game for the second straight year. The second annual Baltimore Hockey Classic will be held Sept. 27.
An announced sellout crowd of 11,...
| Feb 17, 2012
Is this just another game to run out the regular-season schedule for the Blast, which has already clinched first place in the Major Indoor Soccer League's Eastern Division and the top seed for the playoffs?
Or is it a vital showdown against the team's...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 8:00 AM
As hard as Baltimore tries to have a New York-style transit system, I don't think it's ever going to happen ("Connect the lines," Feb. 2). We have already had plenty of "downtown hub" opportunities that were squandered. Why didn't the planners of the...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Because of the success of the Backstreet Boys-New Kids on the Block double tour, some of the members are now going on tour on their own. Thanks everyone who paid for that!Nick Carter is at Rams Head Live Friday, and his 80s counterpart Jordan Knightwill...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Luxury boxes at major sporting events. Sold-out concerts. Galas. Vegas shows.
Baltimore's lawmakers often receive tickets for shows and other popular events from developers, business people, corporations and nonprofits as one of the perks of office. Over...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 7:51 AM
Guns N' Roses, will perform at the Fillmore Silver Spring Feb. 23.
The show is the penultimate stop of their endless "Chinese Democracy" tour, which was launched in 2001 seven years before the actual grand opus was released.
The latest leg is six...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 8:35 PM
The Blast took a giant step toward clinching a Major Indoor Soccer League division title Saturday night at 1st Mariner Arena.
Before an announced 6,473, Baltimore staved off the second-place team in the East, the Rochester Lancers, 8-7, and now needs...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 8:03 PM
For the first half and a minute more, it looked as if the Blast would have another easy time manhandling Norfolk on Friday night.
Instead, the expansion SharX showed just enough gumption in the third quarter to make things interesting. It proved a...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Here's a round up of our week at Midnight Sun:
Miranda Lambert talked about her show at 1st Mariner Arena and coming up with awesome puns, like the title of her new album "Four the Record." Here are pictures of her show Thursday night. Dru Hill also...