| Jun 9, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Rihanna might have kicked off her new tour in Baltimore first, but when Sade does it Thursday, it'll be a more momentous occasion in several ways.
The singer is notoriously reclusive. Between her 2000 album, "Lovers Rock," and her latest, "Soldier of...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 4:36 AM
When Sade's first concert in a decade was announced last fall, she was billed as the sole headliner. Interest was expected to be high because the British R&B singer hadn't toured in years.
But a couple of weeks after tickets had gone on sale for her show...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 12:09 PM
Kirk Franklin is singing "Jesus Walks," the Kanye West song that lampoons mainstream radio for shunning songs about Christianity.
"But if I talk about God, my record won't get played, huh?" Franklin, who performs at the Modell Center at the Lyric on...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 12:26 PM
The week before Thanksgiving is always light on the nightlife and entertainment fronts. And while that's true again this year, there are a bunch of Thanksgiving Eve special events planned. And, on the Saturday following the holiday, there's Fall Massive,...
| Dec 29, 2010
| 7:21 AM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
If I was to write Midnight Sun based on page views, the blog would be lingerie football and Justin Bieber all the time.*
At least that's what this roundup of the 50 most clicked-on posts of the year tells me about Midnight...
| 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...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:50 AM
Van Halen is extending its national tour and will perform at 1st Mariner Arena this summer.
The band's show has been set for July 15, promoter Live Nation announced Tuesday morning.
The show is a huge coup for 1st Mariner, which had badly wanted the...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 9:10 AM
ON THE SITE...
Woman dies after crash with suspect being pursued by city police: A 22-year-old woman died and her infant child was injured when a suspect city police were chasing crashed into the woman's car in West Baltimore.
Two die, one injured in...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:25 PM
Fast cars zipped around downtown Baltimore streets and, it turns out, the race promoters' financial messes. A robocall that urged voters to relax and stay home led jurors to a vote of their own: guilty of election fraud. We bade farewell to an iconic...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:09 PM
In the most anticipated game of the first half of the Major Indoor Soccer League season, the Blast beat the host Milwaukee Wave, 9-4, on Saturday in a low-scoring but hard-fought affair featuring a combined six goals and 11 penalty minutes.
| Jan 5, 2012
| 5:08 PM
Friday: Syracuse Silver Knights at Blast, 7:35 p.m.
Saturday: Rochester Lancers at Blast, 7:35 p.m.
Site: 1st Mariner Arena
Video: baltimoreblast.com/schedule/broadcast schedule
Outlook: Riding a three-game win streak, the Blast (8-3) is in first...