| Jun 10, 2011
| 9:42 AM
Cafe Hon owner Denise Whiting stepped up after Sheila Dixon's fall to assume the role of top Charm City villainess. Now, with Honfest protests looming, a city stripped of its favorite term of endearment watches to see if Whiting will lose her hold on...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 8:52 PM
When Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley hosts the state's Buy Local Cookout on July 21 at Government House, the governor's residence in Annapolis, a few flavors from Towson and Timonium will be on the menu.
The cookout is intended to launch Maryland's Buy...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 1:21 PM
Sometimes a bar has been around so long that it's easy to take for granted. So it is with Slainte Irish Pub. For eight years, the bar has been an anchor in Fells Point, a clean-cut destination for traditional Irish fare and sports.
If you're a soccer...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 4:30 PM
He won't be able to fake a seizure to get out of this one.
Andrew Timothy Palmer, a 45-year-old who police and prosecutors say has made a hobby out of dining at restaurants and faking seizures to get out of paying the tab, was sentenced to the maximum of...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:57 AM
How do you solve a problem like Baltimore's new Irish pubs?
The last two I've reviewed — Delia Foley's and Finnegan's Wake — have disappointed. They have all the bells and whistles of a Chuck E. Cheese's: Wings! Arcade games! Delirious...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 9:50 AM
Two Door Cinema Club lead singer Alex Trimble walked onto the FreeFest West stage at 1:45 p.m., swigging a Heineken. No water for him, and after a handful of songs from his band's debut LP Tourist History, it seemed appropriate -- he and his band were...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Well, here's one way to eat for free: police say a man faked seizures to avoid paying his restaurant tabs.My colleague Justin Fenton reports on that criminal case on the Sun's crime blog. But here at Dining@Large, I think the......
| Nov 23, 1999
In 1957, when he was drafted by the Baltimore Colts, Jim Parker was one of the country's most sought-after football players. He lived up to the hype, earning All-Pro honors eight consecutive seasons and getting inducted into the Pro Football Hall of...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 3:45 AM
Dutch brewer Heineken said on Sunday it was approached by larger rival SABMiller about a potential takeover but that its controlling shareholder intended to keep the company independent.
The maker of Heineken and Amstel beers said it consulted with its...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Four generations and 150 years on from the founding father of Heineken , the Dutch brewing family shows no signs of wanting to relinquish control.
Begun in 1864 by Gerard Adriaan Heineken with the purchase of a brewery in Amsterdam, the company now has...
| Dec 12, 2010
It's a fact: Some people are really bad at gift-giving. And by some people I mean me. The traditional gift for every wedding anniversary I've been party to has been paper — as in hastily scrawled IOUs for Palm Springs vacations, weekends at the...
| Jan 29, 2012
Think of what follows as a travel tapas buffet — tidbits that just might whet your appetite for more. Here are a dozen pieces of information for the 2012 traveler.
1. You will know how much you'll pay to check your bags when you're flying. The...