| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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"......
| Nov 23, 2010
Kona Grill is a high-energy place.
Pulsating music permeates the smartly designed, 160-seat restaurant carved out of the first floor of the Verizon building. The tables are on fire. OK, just one has a fire pit. Its flames leap from a table on the patio...
| Nov 22, 2010
| 11:51 AM
| 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...
| Jun 30, 2012
There's a fun new neighbor at Harborplace. Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. moved into the Light Street Pavilion in May, and the old mall, which had been looking down in the mouth, feels lively again — like a place people might actually have chosen to visit....
| 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...