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Baltimore oysters get the casual treatment

Baltimore oysters get the casual treatment

Whether or not it was pay day, Jasmine Norton would stake out a spot at an oyster bar every Friday. But it was not always easy to convince friends to join her — both the shellfish and the atmosphere in which they were served could be intimidating. “There was this unwritten rule in certain oyster...

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  • Who's the madman, Kim or Trump?

    Who's the madman, Kim or Trump?

    President Donald Trump has hurled plenty of harsh words at North Korea before, but nothing approaches his promise at the United Nations today that if forced to defend itself or its allies, the United States would “totally destroy” the country. He did not promise a military response of unprecedented...

  • We are responsible for the balance of history

    We are responsible for the balance of history

    I recently heard a well-intended white person explaining that she had to try to understand black people’s general wariness about police because she always assumed that the police were the good guys. I thought about what a wonderful privilege that is because, even if you are a law-abiding child...

  • Rosh Hashana: The Super Bowl of brisket

    Rosh Hashana: The Super Bowl of brisket

    The start of the football season is always a cause for celebration in my house. Not only do we get to experience the thrills and anguishes of NFL games, we nostalgically enjoy special foods this time of year, like brisket for the Jewish holidays such as Rosh Hashana, the new year we celebrate starting...

  • Trump at the UN

    Trump at the UN

    President Donald Trump will take center stage tomorrow when he delivers his first address to the United Nations General Assembly in New York. It’s an opportunity for Mr. Trump to lay out his ideas about the role the U.S. intends to play in addressing global problems and, equally important, a chance...

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  • Don't expect a big raise next year, survey says

    Don't expect a big raise next year, survey says

    About that pay raise next year: Don’t expect much of a bump in salary, and bonuses may be hard to come by as well, except for those perceived as high performers by their corporate overlords. Salary increases are expected to be nearly flat next year at 3 percent, up slightly from 2.9 percent in...

  • Erickson Living to open new retirement community in Fairfax

    Erickson Living to open new retirement community in Fairfax

    Erickson Living, a Baltimore-based retirement community developer and manager, is opening a new facility in Fairfax County. Erickson has entered into an agreement to purchase the 78-acre Northern Virginia Training Center sites in Fairfax from Virginia to convert into an age-restricted continuing...

  • Ted Levitt announces he's sold Chick and Ruth's in Annapolis

    Ted Levitt announces he's sold Chick and Ruth's in Annapolis

    An Annapolis landmark for more than 50 years has a new owner. Ted Levitt, owner of Chick n' Ruth’s on Main Street, announced on his personal Facebook page at 8 p.m. Monday that he has sold the business started by his parents. “After 52 years of working in my family business I thought it would be...

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  • Eating at Flamant feels like an intimate party

    Eating at Flamant feels like an intimate party

    I felt as if I was going to an intimate party in the cozy cottage that houses Flamant in West Annapolis. A pleasant woman greeted us at the door as we approached and chatted with us during the evening like a gracious hostess. We didn’t meet the restaurant’s creative chef-owner, Frederik De Pue,...

  • Mega-church drama of 'The Christians' gets incisive production at Center Stage

    Mega-church drama of 'The Christians' gets incisive production at Center Stage

    Religion, like politics, may be an unsafe topic for polite conversation, but it sure can make for memorable theater. Lucas Hnath’s 2015 play “The Christians,” enjoying a terrific production at Center Stage, manages an almost miraculous feat — addressing matters of faith without condescension, manipulation...

  • HBO renews David Simon's 'The Deuce' for Season 2

    HBO renews David Simon's 'The Deuce' for Season 2

    HBO announced Tuesday that it is picking up David Simon’s drama series “The Deuce” for a second season. The eight-episode first season premiered Sept. 10 on the premium channel. The series looks at the rise of the porn industry in Times Square in the 1970s, and stars James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal....

  • 'Dancing With the Stars' premiere recap: Jordan Fisher and Lindsey Stirling stand out

    'Dancing With the Stars' premiere recap: Jordan Fisher and Lindsey Stirling stand out

    The opening number for Season 25 of “Dancing With the Stars” is a seriously high-concept number that has the feel of being filmed on an old studio backlot. I only know about two-thirds of these contestants, as usual. Erin Andrews and Tom Bergeron are back as hosts, and in case you don't know, Erin...

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  • White House considers abandoning some tax cuts for the wealthy

    White House considers abandoning some tax cuts for the wealthy

    White House and GOP leaders are considering major changes to upcoming tax legislation, including scaling back plans for large-scale tax cuts for the wealthy, as Republicans seek to win support from Democrats in Congress, three people briefed on the discussions said. The White House is considering,...

  • 3 Democratic congressman arrested at DACA protest outside Trump Tower

    3 Democratic congressman arrested at DACA protest outside Trump Tower

    Illinois congressman Luis Gutierrez was one of three Democratic lawmakers arrested outside Trump Tower in New York on Tuesday as part of a protest of President Donald Trump's decision to end legal protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants. Reps. Adriano Espaillat, D-N.Y., Raul Grijalva,...

  • Senate leader praises revived GOP health law repeal drive

    Senate leader praises revived GOP health law repeal drive

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday praised the revived Republican effort to uproot former President Barack Obama's health care law, giving a public boost to a proposal that's given new life to a drive that seemed all but dead weeks ago. McConnell, R-Ky., said the bill would let states...

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