| Sep 29, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Baltimore resident Carolyn Karlson grew up near New York's Saratoga Race Course, and has always loved thoroughbred horses. Six years ago, she purchased her first horse, Ave Ravina.
"She raced in Maryland as a 3-year-old and a 4-year-old," Karlson said....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Actress Meghan Markle was born and raised in Los Angeles and films her series, "Suits," which airs on the USA Network, in Toronto, Canada. Her mother was a travel agent, which meant that Markle got to travel quite a lot as a child and she grew to love it....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Two hundred and 50 years ago, Bath was the Hollywood of Britain. Today, this former trendsetter of Georgian England invites you to take a 90-minute train ride from London and sample its aristocratic charms.
The entire city, built of the creamy...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Dr. Clementine L. "Clem" Kaufman, a former social worker and volunteer who also served for years on numerous boards throughout the community and worked tirelessly for social justice, died of cancer Sept. 23 at Roland Park Place. She was 89.
"She was a...
| Oct 13, 2013
TAI TAPU, New Zealand — Can you imagine a scene in which you turn into the oak-shaded driveway of a grand country estate, pull up outside the manor house and are greeted by a row of staff standing at attention? The car door is opened, bags and...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:06 AM
One of the best girls' basketball tournaments of the opening week is set for Palisades High from Nov. 25-30.
Powerful L.A. Windward will open against Woodland Hills Taft in a 4 p.m. game on Nov. 25.
Other openers: Palisades vs. Santa Monica, 5:30 p....
| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Born in Glendale, California, Janet was the daughter of Vernon O. Underwood, Sr. and his wife, Adrienne Young Underwood.
In 1950, at the age of 12, Janet moved with her family to the Hancock Park area of Los Angeles where she attended the...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Builder Alan Williams believes that creating the right balance between needs and wants is perhaps the most significant challenge facing empty nesters when designing their retirement home. At the North Woods of Colchester active adult community, “...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:18 PM
With all of the hullabaloo about the absence of female chefs in Time magazine’s recent boy-crazy cover story on Food Gods, we thought it might be time to remind readers of just how welcoming California always has been to women in the kitchen....
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Jim Grabowski of Marlborough will give an oil landscape painting demonstration, which also will focus on reworking old paintings into new ones, on Thursday, Oct. 3, in an event sponsored by Madison Art Society.
The demo will be at 6:30 p.m. in Memorial...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 1:15 PM
A train derailment this week near Pennsylvania Station showed me how confused we are about the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel, where the mishap occurred. This 1873 work of engineering burrows under West Baltimore neighborhoods for 1.4 miles, but its role in...