| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:10 AM
We’ve been hungry for this all season long.
The "Top Chef" Finale has arrived. After a slow start to the season in New Orleans, the drama has built up to a culinary showdown of Nina versus Nicholas in Hawaii. If you are going to lose a weeks-...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Hampden florist Libby Francis-Baxter is seeing red over roses.
Her gripe? Most roses are imported from South and Central America, are costly to begin with, and are even more expensive with shipping, said Francis-Baxter, a Hampden resident.
| Feb 12, 2014
| 3:39 AM
In an effort to jump-start Howard Hughes Corp.'s anticipated makeover of Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Howard County Executive Ken Ulman has levied a call to action to the developer, which he said has shown a "lack of urgency" toward its promise...
| Feb 1, 2014
Baltimore has been the backdrop for so many historic moments: the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner," Edgar Allan Poe's last bar crawl. Now, we can add another to the list.
It was here, in 2005, that the love triangle among British actors Daniel...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:37 AM
In the Valentine's Day of your fantasies, you'd spend hours preparing a gourmet dinner for two, enjoying champagne and savoring dessert with the object of your affection.
Your reality, however, may be decidedly less romantic. You've worked all week, and...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 9:37 AM
By all accounts, including Blake Wollman's, the Mount Washington Village retail and restaurant district is doing well.
Wollman, former president of the Mount Washington Village Merchants Association and longtime owner of the Desert Cafe, has watched...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:23 AM
Even in frigid weather, Ginger Myers' pigs are happy.
"As cold as it gets, the pigs are out there, snorting and playing like kids bundled up and running around," says the owner of Evermore Farm, a family-owned livestock and produce farm in Westminster....
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:40 AM
Howard Hughes Corp.'s latest plan for the idle, undeveloped crescent property in Columbia is to create an urban downtown with a Bethesda Row-esque streetscape that will house retail, restaurants, residential and civic space.
The plan calls for 2,100...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 5:26 AM
When the Columbia Association announced last year the $2.7 million wellness facility planned for the downtown lakefront would be a mind and body retreat, it was clear the 27,000-square-foot space would be a departure from CA's existing programming.
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Accused of not hanging up their jackets, two defendants giggled and squirmed in their seats like schoolgirls, which they were.
"How do you plead?" asked Leila Pearsall, 8, of Hamilton.
"Guilty," said the girls, also 8, who had the option of paying 50-...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Howard County and Howard Hughes Corp., the principal developer of downtown Columbia, have begun discussions about renovations to Merriweather Post Pavilion and other public improvements in downtown.
The talks come less than a week after Howard County...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:10 AM
The following is compiled from police reports. Descriptions of perpetrators are included only when the description makes identification possible.
Montgomery Road, 5000 block, 6:05 a.m. April 10. 2013 Gray Chevrolet Silverado stolen....