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Hot Property: A stone stunner in Havre de Grace

The stone front on this classic Colonial suggests historic charm, but inside, it’s updated for a modern lifestyle. In the kitchen, ample storage surrounds stainless-steel appliances and an eat-at countertop peninsula. Meanwhile, built-in shelving flanks a wide stone fireplace in the wood-floored...

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  • 17 delicious recipes from Maryland chefs

    17 delicious recipes from Maryland chefs

    Need a dinner idea? Try one of these delectable dishes created by local chefs.

  • Bryan Voltaggio's asparagus and barley recipe

    Bryan Voltaggio's asparagus and barley recipe

    In his first solo cookbook, “Home,” local food superstar Bryan Voltaggio highlights the Mid-Atlantic cuisine of his youth, turning his creative precision to classic dishes using regional ingredients. This asparagus-and-barley dish, which appears in the book and is also on the menu at Aggio, Voltaggio’s...

  • Drink recipe: Azumi's Yuki Ringo sake cocktail

    Drink recipe: Azumi's Yuki Ringo sake cocktail

    At Azumi, the new Japanese restaurant in the Four Seasons Hotel, sake turns up everywhere — even in the cocktails. In the Yuki Ringo, Azumi’s most popular sake cocktail, bartender Eric Smith combines the rice wine with fresh pear, lemon and Fuji apple juices, pear liqueur and spicy cinnamon syrup,...

  • Recipe: Baroak's bleu mussels

    Recipe: Baroak's bleu mussels

    Chef Teddy Folkman is a veteran of mussel preparation — in fact, you may have seen him school Bobby Flay on Food Network’s “Throwdown” with his moules fromage bleu, a signature dish of D.C. restaurant Granville Moore, where he’s spent more than seven years as executive chef. Here, he shares another...

  • Recipe: Chicken pot pie from Iron Rooster

    Recipe: Chicken pot pie from Iron Rooster

    Snowy evenings are best enjoyed by a roaring fire with a big dish of something steamy and comforting — like the chicken pot pie from Iron Rooster in Annapolis. Executive Chef Aaron Musinski’s traditional take on the wintertime favorite is chock-full of vegetables and chicken, soaked in just a bit...

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  • Enter The Baltimore Sun's 2016 Garden Contest

    Enter The Baltimore Sun's 2016 Garden Contest

    Summer is nearly here, and it is time for The Baltimore Sun Garden Contest. Large or small, flower or vegetable, traditional or with a twist — if you love your garden, enter it in our annual contest. Professional gardeners and previous Sun Garden Contest winners are excluded. The winners will be...

  • Preservation takes priority at historic Longwood in Glenwood

    Preservation takes priority at historic Longwood in Glenwood

    In local folklore, the story of Longwood begins with a premonition. In 1818, Mary and Gustavus Warfield were putting the finishing touches on Longwood, their home in Glenwood. Mary was visiting family in Philadelphia when she had a dream that Longwood had burned down with her husband inside. Fearing...

  • Trendy space-inspired designs give your place a cosmic touch

    Trendy space-inspired designs give your place a cosmic touch

    Inspiration for home decor often comes from art or travel. And sometimes from places that are ripe for imagination — like space, the final frontier. The sun, the moon and the planets have always been engaging subjects for both scientific and decorative purposes. Exceptionally detailed paintings...

  • 7 simple home improvements that are worth the money

    7 simple home improvements that are worth the money

    So you've finally bought your very own home. Congratulations. It's time to pop the Champagne. But it needs some work, huh? That's OK; making changes along the way is all part of the process when you're transforming your new home into the space of your dreams. So where do you start? Ask your parents,...

  • Airbnb to start collecting tax in Montgomery County

    Airbnb to start collecting tax in Montgomery County

    Airbnb, the online booking site, said Wednesday it has reached an agreement with Montgomery County to start collecting hotel tax on behalf of its hosts, the first such agreement in Maryland. The San Francisco firm has similar agreements in more than 160 jurisdictions around the world. It is in...

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