| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:58 AM
There's not much better than downing an ice-cold beer on a hot summer day. But how about downing a really inexpensive ice-cold beer on a hot summer day? Yeah, that may be better.
For our third annual survey, we again divided the city into four quadrants,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:27 PM
Towson's brand-new movie palace comes with all the accouterments of modern filmgoing: 15 tiered auditoriums, floor-to-ceiling screens, leather seats, even a choice of wines.
But the Cinemark theater, which opened July 10, also offers guests an...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 7:14 AM
I've been going to Green Spring Station my entire life. As a kid in the 1980s, I visited the Nut Farm for their popcorn and snacks, Harvey's for burgers and cottage fries, and Greenspring Raquet Club for tennis lessons. As an adult, Green Spring Station...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Perhaps it was a prank or a desire for an unique Ocean City souvenir, but either way, a portrait of the founder of the Dunes Manor Hotel that hung in the lobby is missing and the hotel wants it back.
Police said the hotel reported the theft of the...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:08 PM
Small Bites is a round-up of news and tidbits from Baltimore's dining scene:
• Farmstead Shack, the "companion kiosk" to the full-service restaurant Farmstead Grill, has opened at The Shops at Canton Crossing. Service at the kiosk started quietly...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Three building fires were reported Wednesday and Thursday in Harford County, the most recent in a home in Joppa where seven children were safely evacuated, fire officials said.
About 11 a.m. Thursday, Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company firefighters...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Chump change it ain't.
With a net worth estimated at a cool $2.1 billion, Baltimore's Blaustein brood ranks as number 108 on Forbes' magazine's list of the 185 richest families in America, worth a combined $1.2 trillion.
The only Charm City clan to...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Much of the information on the Internet about the long-gone Laurel Sanitarium is riddled with errors and repeats old rumors and myths. The truth about this legendary Laurel landmark is quite a story.
Sanitariums were common across the country from the...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:37 AM
After nearly two months on the run, a couple wanted in jewelry store heists around Baltimore County and several states as far as South Carolina, was arrested at a hotel room off U.S. 40 in Catonsville Monday, police said.
Robert Antoine Weathers, 53, and...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Actor Woody Harrelson, who recently joined with local financier John "Jack" Dwyer to purchase the Inn at the Black Olive, will be in town July 27 to co-host a charity dinner at the Fells Point hotel and restaurant.
Harrelson, an Emmy winner and Oscar...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Four former drivers for Baltimore-based ZBest Limousine have filed a federal lawsuit alleging the company and an international hotel chain discriminated against them by acquiescing to a staffing request from members of the Saudi royal family.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 5:03 PM
An aquatics instructor at a summer camp for youngsters at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Baltimore has been charged with sexual solicitation of a minor, police said.
Charles David Beaver, 58, a former teacher at Westminster High School, was...