A look at what’s coming up on the East Coast and around the world. This week, that includes the release of steel consumption numbers, a fuel strike in India and Christmas shopping in Germany.
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The 1747 Manor House at Ladew Gardens, located in Monkton, Md., was recently transformed with a holiday theme of “Christmas Through the Ages.” Garden clubs and volunteers worked to decorate each room to give the lower level of the historic building a festive feel.
The ceiling of London’s Apollo Theatre collapsed during a performance of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.” Hundreds of people were attending the play at the West End theatre. No life threatening injuries occurred but many people were taken to the hospital.
The ‘Step into the Void’ art installation at the Aiguille du Midi mountain peak above Chamonix offers a breathtaking look over the French Alps.
A wildfire that erupted in a scenic stretch of California’s central coastline late Sunday night has destroyed more than a dozen homes and forced many residents to evacuate, county and fire officials said.
Holiday light displays are going up in neighborhoods all around the Baltimore County area. Some are simpler, some are more elaborate and some — like Phil Hoesch’s display at his parents’ Cockeysville home — are coordinated to music played over a low-frequency radio signal. Watch the video below to see Hoesch’s display in action.
“Rough Cut” is a loose edit from The Baltimore Sun’s photographic coverage of the National Football League. Fanatic fans, marching bands, cheerleaders and lots of game action are just part of the spectacle that is the NFL. This week, photojournalists Kenneth K. Lam and Karl Merton Ferron photographed the Ravens as they beat the Detroit Lions, 18-16 at Ford Field in Detroit.