| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:07 AM
The six guys who make up the Baltimore-based comedy troupe Color Me Funny have a pretty simple goal in life. They never want to hear the following crack ever again:
"The best and worst compliment you can get is that you're the funniest person In...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Philip L. Marcus, a former engineer and teacher who became a lawyer and social activist, died Nov. 4 of bladder cancer at his home in Beaverton, Ore. The former Columbia resident was 71.
The son of Carl Marcus, an accountant, and Ida Marcus, a...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:12 AM
You'll know you have arrived at John Waters' Christmas party when you see the wreath of thorns.
Ricky the doorman — he's worked this party for 25 years — will not let you past the heavy wooden door unless your name is on the list. You...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 4:00 AM
As a business owner and resident of Remington, I am writing because the voice of the majority is not being heard regarding the 25th Street Station project planned for the former Anderson Automotive site.
Most of my neighbors, both residents and other...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Those desiring the urban lifestyle and Victorian charm of Baltimore's Charles Village will find 2926 Saint Paul St. a good choice. Within the walls of this 113-year-old grande dame of a three-story brick rowhouse, the owners have undertaken a full...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Residents in the Charles Village area really like their quirky new neighbor, Charlie, who seems to live in the middle of a traffic circle.
For many residents, Charlie is the only thing they do like about the controversial traffic circle at 32nd...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Below is a schedule of some of of this year's Towson Winterfest, which kicks off with the annual tree lighting ceremony on Nov. 29 and is highlighted by Fire & Ice Night on Dec. 13.
Friday, Nov. 29
All-day special promotions downtown
6 to 8 p.m.-...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Over the course of four emo-tinged rock albums, Say Anything singer/songwriter Max Bemis has explored love's harsher realities.
The 29-year-old has penned songs with titles such as "I Used to Have a Heart," "Hate Everyone" and the tongue-in-cheek "I...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Several inches of snow fell across the Baltimore area, with as much as 5-7 inches in some spots, and ice was still ahead as a winter storm that has traveled across the country packed more of a punch in Maryland than forecasters expected.
While a maximum...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 5:50 AM
'Tis the season: the season of lights and decorations, the season of too much food, too much drink, too much hustle bustle, too much, too much.
'Tis also the season of giving: giving donations and time to favorite charities, giving gifts to family,...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:39 AM
I have city eyes. Apparently I was born with them. Whenever my parents and sisters exclaimed about the beauty of a beet plucked from our Connecticut garden, I would think, "Mmmm ... a beet ... cousin of the sugar beet, source of that white powder...