| Feb 17, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Ballet Theatre of Maryland is starting its 2014 season in history-making fashion, offering its first full-length production of "Swan Lake" in three performances over the Feb. 21-23 weekend at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts.
Artistic director Dianna...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Jay Gould first got his hands on a camera when he was 6 years old, and he describes those first shots as "terrible."
[I] mostly captured roll after roll containing pictures of flashes on aquarium glass," said Gould, 31, who lives in Hampden. "I'm a geek...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Since graduating from the Curtis Institute of Music with a degree in conducting, Andrew Grams, now 36, has built quite a career for himself in the world of classical music.
The Severn native and Baltimore School for the Arts alum has traveled the...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Walking along Mount Royal Avenue from Maryland Institute College of Art to the University of Baltimore, what struck me most was the corridor's abject seediness: The buildings had a thick coating of decades-old industrial grime, there were strip bars...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Edward Trail Mathias, a retired banker and longtime denizen of Bolton Hill, died June 17 from complications of a stroke at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. He was 85.
The son of Charles McCurdy Mathias, a lawyer, and Theresa Mcelfresh Trail...
| Jun 29, 2013
A sampling of performing arts summer camps in Baltimore.
Camp Center Stage
Now in its fourth year, this program has two components — a session July 8 to July 19 for students entering grades one through six; and a session July 22 to Aug. 2 for...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:41 PM
A student was arrested and charged in connection with a false fire alarm at Aberdeen Middle School Tuesday afternoon, the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office said.
The Aberdeen Volunteer Fire Department responded to an alarm at the school in the 100...
| Jan 18, 2013
Susquehanna Lodge No 130 A.F. & A.M. from Havre de Grace held an open installation at the Mt. Ararat Lodge room in Bel Air last week. The Grand Officers of the Grand Lodge of Maryland lead by the Most Worshipful Grand Master Gerald E. Piepiora presided...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Three decades and more than 25 films into his directing career, and Barry Levinson is still mining his hometown for movie ideas.
But his latest film, a horror-mystery about a murderous parasite let loose in the Chesapeake Bay, is about as far removed...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 12:40 PM
What happens when a city vehicle is left illegally parked? It might just get towed — possibly by a city tow truck — to a city impound lot, where the city will tack on additional charges.
Over the past two years, more than 30 cars and trucks...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 6:43 AM
Choosing destinations with historical attractions can mean more wedding trip for your money, even if you splurge on things like accommodations and fancy dinners. Here are three honeymoon havens to consider.
Urban: Montreal, Quebec has much to offer...