| Dec 3, 2010
| 11:36 AM
Back in September, with the help of suggestions from readers, Midnight Sun blogger Erik Maza came up with a list of the five best area bars for watching a Ravens game. If you're looking for a place to catch Sunday's Ravens- Steelers game, consider these...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 1:32 PM
On a recent Saturday afternoon, a man addressed a crowd of about 50 at a brewery right outside Baltimore and said, "Let us pray."
He raised his arm, looked over his flock and solemnly intoned: "Our lager which art in barrels, thy will be drunk, at the...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 2:37 PM
Six months after its owner started a renovation, Barfly's Pub is finally open.
The Locust Point bar, which has taken over Rafters' old space on Fort Avenue, had its grand opening last Friday and has been in opening mode for about two weeks.
| Mar 22, 2012
Adam Bosley of Bel Air captured his first road-racing victory Saturday, emerging from a pack of 250 green-garbed runners to win the ShamRock 'n Roll 5K in Bel Air.
Bosley, a University of Maryland grad who trains for the triathlon, crossed the finish...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:54 AM
After the first few weeks of engaged euphoria mellow out, and you stop staring at your ring instead of the road while driving, it's time to focus on the task at hand. There are a zillion and one details to iron out, and as a first-time bride, you probably...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:51 AM
In February, Spike TV announced "Bar Rescue," a design makeover show, would take up the cause of J.A. Murphy's in Fells Point. The show was coming at the request of owners Keith Murphy and Joel Gallant. Theirs was one of more than 200 bars to apply for...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 7:31 AM
Leinenkugel's Beer Garden won't open for another month, but here's a partial list of the beers they'll have on tap and by the bottle.
Cordish Cos., the new beer garden's landlords at Power Plant Live, sent over the menu. It's a mix of regional craft...
| Aug 11, 2011
The north side of Cross Street Market has long outpaced the south side.
MaGerks, Ryleigh's, the Stalking Horse and the 8x10 have made the north side a viable and attractive destination. But the south side has been lacking a bona fide anchor establishment...
| Aug 11, 2011
Bottom of the Bay, the venerable (since 1972) crab joint-cum-seafood restaurant on Route 1 in Laurel, is not easy to describe. It's a one-story, two-room structure that defines what Maine lobster purveyors up "nawth" call "eating in the ruff." That is,...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 9:55 AM
At 10 p.m. on a recent Thursday night, Red Maple, the lounge in Mount Vernon, was as quiet as an Old West movie town before a gunfight. Even the tumbleweeds were away, possibly pre-gaming somewhere else.
Then, at 10:30 p.m. on the dot, like Daniel...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 6:55 AM
When the Canton bar Clutch closed this spring, few mourned its passing. Some neighbors had complained the bar had been to rowdy for the area, but mainly, the news seemed to have been greeted with a shrug.
The bar, which confidently called itself...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 2:19 PM
For decades, National Premium has been a hazy, distant memory. Stored-away memorabilia and faded beer ads were all that remained of its once-storied legacy.
That may change next year. Tim Miller, an Easton real estate agent, has acquired the trademark...