| Aug 5, 2013
Our featured pets this week are Bob and Cricket. Bob is a sweet, 6-year-old long-haired cat. His owner was no longer able to keep him due to financial reasons so Bob found himself at the humane society looking for a new home. Bob is laid-back and even...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Every weekend for the past few months, Vimal Patel has caught up with the men in his family at a large field near the Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads in Chesapeake for a family reunion of sorts. But the reason for these gatherings is unique — they...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 7:04 PM
On the cricket field at the South Germantown Recreational Park on Sunday afternoon, Jamie Harrison saw his dream come true.
Dozens of parents and fans gathered to watch his plan of three years finally come to fruition: two teams battle for the...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:25 AM
The English Beat
w/ The Head. July 13, 7 p.m., $50, Fairfield Theatre, Fairfield, (203) 259-1036, fairfieldtheatre.org.
Note to young musicians daydreaming of cultural credibility and/or commercial success in 2013: Don't start a ska band. After...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Since "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" dates all the way to 1989, long before "Motown" or "Jersey Boys" or "Memphis" or "Million Dollar Quartet" or, perish the Broadway memory, "Baby It's You!" it hardly seems fair to complain about the hackneyed way in...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 5:14 PM
The name is quizzical to the unfamiliar, but makes perfect sense to those in the know.
Brook Lane Health Services hosted its eighth annual Scoops and Wickets event Saturday at the hospital’s Leitersburg-Smithsburg Road campus near Leitersburg....
| Feb 13, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Friday's print column Dear International Olympic Committee: I don't ask that you back down from your preliminary plan, announced this week, to eliminate wrestling from the list of now-25 core events for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games and beyond. And......
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Aussie comic Jim Jefferies says his FX series, Legit — which premieres at 10:30pm Thursday — is basically about him as he was five years ago. That was when booze and women were paramount in his life, and he was wondering whether this comedy...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 9:08 AM
Reading the article, "Some residents upset with cricket field plan," (Dec. 6) brings up a question: Who are these "incumbent users" and why do they think they have priority in using a public park?
A cricket field will be usable by the diversifying...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 12:29 PM
The members of the Salisbury Church of the Brethren will continue their tradition of performing yet another one of the Cricket County Christmas comedies at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
This year, Oswald Tippinhimer and his city family take their...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 12:18 PM
When Chirag Vani, 27, stepped onto the field for the title match at the American College Cricket national championship last month, he and the rest of the UMBC cricket club were confident.
"We had won the Mid-Atlantic Regional last year, so we had...