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Maryland Morning
8:45 am
Wed May 13, 2015

"Restless Ambition: Grace Hartigan, Painter"

The painter Grace Hartigan taught at the Maryland Institute College of Art for more than 40 years. By the time she joined the MICA faculty in 1965, she was one of the most celebrated painters of her generation. In a new biography, Cathy Curtis chronicles Hartigan’s difficult childhood, her rise to prominence as part of the New York School of artists in the 1940s and 50s, her four marriages, and her lasting influence in the art world and on the scores of artists she taught. It’s called "Restless Ambition: Grace Hartigan, Painter". Cathy Curtis joins Tom Hall on the line from her home in Los Angeles.

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A Blue View
6:10 pm
Tue May 12, 2015

Light Pollution - 5/12/15

Credit aqua.org/blog

Today, little of our planet’s land is dark at night. The starry hubs of cities and ports and vein-like outgrowths of the well-lit suburbs cover the surface of the Earth. The planet may be "a pale blue dot," as Carl Sagan has said; but at night, we're bright. Too bright. 

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The Nature of Things
5:33 pm
Tue May 12, 2015

Snapping Turtles

Credit Wikipedia

  A snapping turtle's prehistoric appearance makes it an easy local species to identify.  It's an impressive reptile with a large head and a strong, hooked beak that makes it resemble a toothless yet ferocious old man.


ClearPath - Your Roadmap To Health & Wealth
1:52 pm
Tue May 12, 2015

50 Years of Medicare

Credit Juhan Sonin

  What to expect in 2015 as Medicare turns 50.


Public Commentary
1:42 pm
Tue May 12, 2015

Donald Fry - Next Steps for Baltimore

Donald C. Fry

Donald C. Fry is president and CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC), the region's most prominent organization of business and civic leaders. He has been the chief executive of the GBC since Nov. 1, 2002.


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