| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:31 PM
When he had his first important business meeting, Gary David Goldberg arrived with a fertile mind and a seasoned thumb.
Without any TV writing credits, he hitchhiked from San Diego to Los Angeles to meet an agent and talk TV. A big bear of a former...
| Feb 20, 2013
So you think your family is nuts? The fraternal train wreck of Gary Lennon's "A Family Thing," now having its world premiere in an Echo Theater Company production at Stage 52, will have you feeling Norman Rockwell-y about even those relatives whose loose-...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 8:28 AM
This past weekend my mom and I went to New York for my first dress fitting at Kleinfeld Bridal (which was amazing!) and then spent the day doing touristy things. In the afternoon we walked the Brooklyn Bridge, which I would recommend as a definite must-...
| May 12, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Filmmaker William Friedkin, who's best known for such landmark films as "The French Connection" and "The Exorcist" in the early '70s, looks back on a long career directing movies, opera and theater in his new memoir, "The Friedkin Connection."
| May 12, 2013
| 3:10 PM
All northbound lanes of Interstate 95 in Laurel have reopened Sunday evening after a person fell from an overpass onto the roadway earlier in the day, police said.
Prince George's County fire department spokesman Mark Brady said a person jumped or...
| May 17, 2013
| 4:34 PM
The Palestinian immigrant and his brother lived next door to each other in homes in West Ocean City, over the years opening a number of businesses throughout the area — three pizza shops, a Mexican restaurant, a liquor store, gas stations, and...
| May 29, 2013
| 6:37 PM
My mom told me, “Never trust anyone who complains too much; they're up to something.”
She must have read Shakespeare. He proposed a way of cutting through the minutia of an argument — it's called finding the hidden agenda. Remember in...
| Nov 3, 2011
Occupy Wall Street: Occupy Wall Street demonstrators are taking their protests to court as they reject a deal to drop march-related charges....
| Nov 2, 2011
Anti-Wall Street protesters in Oakland have vandalized a Whole Foods store and shattered windows at two downtown banks. Windows were shattered at a Bank of America branch, where someone also spraypainted "Class War" and "Shut it Down," near Lake Merritt.....
| Nov 10, 2011
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. TOWER OF POWER What makes Tower of Power so, well, powerful 40 years into its career is that it’s a band of true believers. There’s no nostalgia in the band’s storied horns,......
| Nov 12, 2011
When it comes to songwriting, Jimmy Webb has few peers. His lyrics are rife with stunning imagery, his music with nuances and emotions that carry those words into your head and heart. As a singer, Jimmy Webb is a great......