| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Sometime in 1914, Luigi DiPasquale, who had left his home of Abruzzi, Italy, came to Baltimore and opened a corner store in Highlandtown. Ever the entrepreneur, he butchered and sold meats and also sold live goats tethered in the backyard.
This week I...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 7:00 PM
On Wednesday, Baltimore will relaunch its publicly owned TV station, shifting its focus from broadcasts of government meetings to CharmTV, a showcase for city restaurants, businesses and neighborhoods. City leaders see an opportunity to counteract...
| May 12, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Charles Ross Diffenderffer, an attorney who changed careers and became an executive chef, died April 24 at his home in the Mays Chapel section of Timonium. He was 49.
Family members said he died after a lengthy battle with addiction.
Born in Baltimore...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Technically, you could open a casino without a celebrity chef. But, why gamble?
On Monday, the management of Horseshoe Baltimore announced the two chefs it hopes will be marquee culinary attractions at its casino, which is now under construction on...
| May 16, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Guy Fieri is coming to Baltimore.
Horseshoe Casino Baltimore announced on Thursday that the flamboyant tattooed culinary personality will open a restaurant at the casino currently under construction on Russell Street.
Guy Fieri’s Baltimore...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A number of tastings are coming to the Wine Source, 3601 Elm Ave., in the next couple of weeks.
On Friday, May 23, from 5-7 p.m., you can sample some impressive wines from two Italian producers, Le Ragose, of Valpollicella, and Marziano Abbona, of...
| Jan 21, 2014
Joseph Poupon, the owner of Patisserie Poupon, is preparing to open a downtown cafe version of his patisserie.
Cafe Poupon will be located in the cafe space at 225 N. Charles St. The storefront space adjoins the Grand Historic Venue, the former Masonic...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Pride will only leave the port of Baltimore for a few months.
Carnival Cruise Lines announced Thursday that its Carnival Pride cruise liner will return to the port of Baltimore in March 2015, after only a brief stint in Florida, thanks to new...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Scott Walker started his term of service as executive director of the Bel Air Downtown Alliance focused on the annual Chocolate and Candy Festival, and he ends his term four-and-a-half years later with the festival.
"This is my first event, and it'll be...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Orrell's Maryland beaten biscuits won't be making their annual appearance on Thanksgiving tables this year.
The factory that makes them has been closed since the death of its owner, Herman Miller "Dick" Orrell III. Orrell, whose mother, Ruth, started...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Video crews from C-SPAN are filming in Annapolis this week, highlighting the history of the state capital for programs that will air on the cable channel in September.
Mayor Josh Cohen said the public affairs network's focus on Annapolis is "a really...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:50 AM
The Elkridge Adult Athletic Association (EAAA) and the Howard County Dept. of Recreation and Parks (HCRP) host the fifth annual Rockburn Open Car Show on Saturday, Aug. 17, noon to 4 p.m., at Rockburn Branch Park, Montgomery Road entrance.
Looking for a...