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Mike at the Movies

Murder on the Orient Express (PG-13) ***** Haris Zambarloukos is a name that you will not see unless you’re looking for “Cinematographer” for this remarkable film, yet he is as important as the stars. There are many of those, beginning…

Falling Back

I sort of get the whole Daylight Savings gig, what with the kids and the bus stop and all that. Yet, when the time change rolled around this year, I found myself jealous of all the New Englanders petitioning to…

Everyone Has a Role in Cougars’ Success

If the Quince Orchard Cougars are successful in their quest to return to the state football finals this season, players with names you often hear like Doc Bonner, Johnny Hodges, and Desmond Johnson will make the big plays on the…

NW Marching Band Wins State Title

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Northwest High School Marching Band performs "The Marching Dead" on Oct. 21.

An elaborate—and dramatic—performance of its show called “The Marching Dead” led the Northwest High School Marching Band to a state title Oct. 21. The Jaguars finished first out of nine teams in Group II A at the USBands Maryland State…