Thursday, May 16, 2013
Michelle Ray's "Falling for Hamlet," based on William Shakespeare's "Hamlet," will be the focus of the event for club members and CHS students interested in literature, writing or Shakespeare.
Members of a high school book group will get the chance to dish on author Michelle Ray's first novel Falling for Hamlet, with the author herself. Catonsville High School Inklings Book Group will host Ray, a Montgomery County educator, at the school next week, according to a news release from the school. The Inklings is a newly formed book group at the school. And the group hopes more students will attend the May 21 event. "I've been trying to tell people about the event, but help would be great, too," a post on The Inklings Facebook Page states. "Tell all your friends who are even marginally interested in writing/books/Shakespeare." Ray's book is based on Willam Shakespeare's Hamlet, according to the release. However, it's written from …
Sunday, May 12, 2013
The Friends of Benjamin Banneker Historical Park plan a summer solstice event June 21.
Sunday, May 5, 2013
The performances are set for May 9-10.
The Women's Housing Coalition's annual fundraising event is set for June 13.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Tag photos #Patchblossoms on Instagram to be added to this collage.
Even though it's been feeling like summer in the Baltimore area, a spring tradition is well underway in Washington. The peak bloom hit the capitol's cherry blossom trees on Wednesday, and the weekend will see activities including tha annual parade and street festival on Saturday. Learn about other events on the National Cherry Blossom Festival website. If you're traveling to Washington this weekend, use our commute page to plan the best route. Also, read cherry blossom travel tips from the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. Tag your Instagram pictures with the hashtag #Patchblossoms and the pictures will appear in our collage. Also, tag your town name so we know where you live and we might just feature your photo on our page. …
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Check out some live music this weekend in Baltimore and beyond.
Thursday The Pietasters, Big D & The Kids Table, Bumpin’ Uglies and Kill Lincoln The Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard Street, Baltimore Doors at 7:30 p.m., show at 8:30 p.m. $13 My Son Bison, Ms. Fridrich, Raindeer, Monteclair Bohemian Coffee House, 1821 N. Charles Street, Baltimore 8 p.m., $5 Friday Cris Jacobs and The Band of Johns, Garrett Anderson The 8x10, 10 E. Cross Street, Baltimore Doors at 8 p.m. $12 Mark Bray and the Steel Soul Cowboys Pop’s Tavern, 4343 North Point Blvd, Dundalk 9:30 p.m., no cover Saturday Muddy River Blues Band The Tidewater Grille, 300F Franklin Street, Havre de Grace 8 p.m., No cover Joe Keyes & The Late Bloomer Band City View Bar and Grill, 6700 Security Blvd, Gwynn Oak 9 p.m., no cover Full disclosure: Owings …
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Dancing With The Stars features two performers with Baltimore ties.
Ravens receiver Jacoby Jones and partner Karina Smirnoff improved upon their debut performance on Dancing With The Stars Monday night. The pair earned a 20 out of 30, up one point from the week prior. The show also featured Baltimore's Dorothy Hamill, the Olympic and world champion figure skater. She and partner Tristan McManus earned a 15, as Hamill struggled through a back injury. The series airs on Monday and Tuesday nights on ABC. TELL US: Did you watch Monday's show? Who had the best performance? Leave a comment. Related articles:
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Check out some live music in the Baltimore area this weekend.
Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Are you going to a concert that isn't on our calendar? Tell us in the comments!
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Dancing With The Stars debuted its new season Monday night, featuring the Ravens receiver and the Baltimore-based figure skating champion.
Ravens receiver Jacoby Jones broke out "the squirrel" with partner Karina Smirnoff in his first performance on Dancing With The Stars Monday night. The season premiere also featured Baltimore's Dorothy Hamill, the Olympic and world champion figure skater. Check out the video with this post for their performances. Jones earned a score of 19 out of 30 dancing to "Cha Cha Cha", while Hamill pulled in a 21 with her perfomance to "Tiny Dancer." The series airs on Monday and Tuesday nights on ABC. Jones was asked to perform on the program after his charisma and dance moves were on display during and following the Ravens' Super Bowl victory in February. Jones did "the squirrel" during the Super Bowl, and again during the team's celebration in …
Monday, March 18, 2013
Trax on Wax owner Gary Gebler shows off a rare record from The Beatles.
Want to learn more about Gary Gebler and his Frederick Road record store, Trax on Wax? Check out Who’s Behind the Counter: Gary Gebler at Trax on Wax.