| May 30, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Baltimore's notorious "dine and dasher," accused of repeatedly faking seizures to get out of paying restaurant tabs, got a hefty bill on Friday from a city judge: five years in prison.
Andrew Palmer, 47, has been eating and drinking for free around...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 3:44 PM
A Baltimore man nicknamed the "Dine and Dasher" for skipping out on dozens of restaurant tabs — sometimes by faking seizures — was convicted again Wednesday in District Court.
Andrew Palmer, 44, was found guilty of skipping out on a $50...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Baltimore's so-called "Dine and Dasher" has been arrested again, charged with having a $50 meal on New Year's Day at an Inner Harbor restaurant and not paying the tab.
Andrew Palmer, 47, has gained a reputation around city restaurants for racking up...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Whether the Grand Prix of Baltimore, which will be run for a third time this Labor Day weekend, can survive depends on two factors:
First, drawing and establishing fans of open-wheel racing during a time when the sport has struggled to keep people...
| May 14, 2013
Some dozen Baltimore restaurants will be adding soft-shell crab specials to their menus for Baltimore's fifth annual Soft-Shell Crab Celebration.
The restaurant promotion, sponsored by the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, will run May 24 through June...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Baltimore's weeklong Star-Spangled Sailabration in June drew more than 1.5 million people — some 435,000 from out of state — and had an estimated $166 million in economic impact on the metro area, according to a study released Thursday by...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 5:08 PM
The first round of gleaming racecars will roar through downtown streets early Friday, marking the start of the second annual three-day open-wheel racing festival — and a victory for city officials and organizers who struggled to resurrect the...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 5:48 PM
Ryan Hunter-Reay won the second Grand Prix of Baltimore, a sloppy race full of fits and starts run before a diminished crowd.
Organizers, though, came away convinced that this year's hastily planned event proved an IndyCar race can work downtown....
| Nov 26, 2010
| 4:22 PM
First, here's Rob Kasper's review in today's Live! section of the Inner Harbor's new Kona Grill. Here's David Zurawik's interview with Duff Goldman, in which the Charm City Cakes owner and Food Network personality talks about his post-"Ace of Cakes"......
| Sep 8, 2011
| 6:36 PM
The inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix gave the local economy much of the boost officials hoped for — though organizers say they will seek to spread the benefits to more businesses next year.
The street race helped pump up weekend revenues at a...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 8:07 AM
It's almost here: The Sun's guide to the 100 best bars in the Baltimore area.
Though the final list and the rankings won't be published until later this Fall, here are 80 bars and clubs you can count on being included on our Going Out Guide.
| Jul 13, 2011
| 9:31 AM
In today's B, we itemize some of Baltimore's outdoor bars: Woody's Rum Bar and Island Grill, The Bay Cafe, Mt. Washington Tavern's Sky Bar, Bourbon Street's The Terrace, and, of course, the Tiki Barge, where no potted palms were humped when I stopped by...