| Oct 11, 2012
| 10:03 PM
As J.J. Hardy's game-winning double bounced off the outfield wall in the 13th inning, it dawned on 49,307 suddenly quiet New Yorkers that the 2012 Orioles just won't go away.
With their 2-1 win over the New York Yankees Thursday, the Orioles kept their...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 8:54 PM
On Wednesday night, after 18 months of construction and three years of planning, the $500 million Maryland Live Casino in Hanover was ready for prime time.
Just after 10 p.m., Roxine Noone of Jessup burst through the doors of the just-opened casino at...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 12:20 PM
From Baron Ambrosia dueling with John Waters on the Cooking Channel on Friday, to Adam Richman featuring Faidley's crab cake sandwich this week on the Travel Channel, Baltimore has been getting its share of foodie TV lately.
But it looks to be mere...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 12:14 PM
What's the scariest thing about Halloween? It's the unofficial opening of the holiday entertaining season.
Ina Garten understands. The Food Network star, also known as the Barefoot Contessa, doesn't pretend home entertaining is easy, on any scale. "It'...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 3:48 AM
Duff Goldman quite literally ate his way across America to film the series "Sugar High" last year — from sea to sugary sea. And we aren't talking Hollywood smoke-and-mirrors eating, where it looks like someone is tasting something but is really...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 9:24 AM
"This isn't rocket science," assured John Azzolini, as he methodically attacked a lifeless mound of dough with his trusty rolling pin: four words that were music to my ears.
John's a brilliant electrical engineer at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:41 AM
By some standards, Jason Hisley has followed a traditional path from his grandmother's kitchen to La Cakerie, the bakery that will open this week on West Chesapeake Avenue in Towson.
He fell in love with baking as a young child, while kneading the...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 7:15 AM
One of the Baltimore-area restaurant filmed for an upcoming episode of "Diners, Drive-ins and Dives" has added a second location inside the White Marsh Mall.
Rodrigo Albarran has opened a second location of R&R Taqueria in the food court at the White...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Celebrity chefs have become a big business in recent years. Rare are the kitchen products, from pots and pans to garlic presses, that do not carry an endorsement from some chef with a cable television show and a chain of restaurants.
Paula Deen is just...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:00 AM
A few months before his wedding, Neill Howell was tipping the scales at 240 pounds and knew he needed to make a change.
There was just one problem: Howell was the executive chef in a restaurant kitchen, a high-stress workplace full of ready-to-grab...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 11:11 AM
Verde Pizza Napoletana is open in Canton. The South Montford Avenue location was the home for years of Birches, and before that, the Wild Mushroom.
The dining room and bar, which formerly had a woodsy New England appearance, have been thoroughly...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 12:59 PM
One would expect Michael Phelps' coach Bob Bowman to know how to trim seconds from a race and how to perfect the butterfly stroke. But that's not all the famed swim coach is good for.
He's got culinary advice too.
Fellow swim coach Fernando Buenrostro...