| Jan 25, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Baltimore has the mojo when it comes to getting to Super Bowl XLVII.
The online travel agency Orbitz.com reports that as of this week, 108 percent more Ravens fans than San Francisco fans are planning trips to New Orleans next week.
Bookings at the...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:19 AM
Mt. Washington Tavern, which suffered a significant fire in fall 2011 that required more than 60 Baltimore City firefighters to extinguish, has scheduled a special happy hour today from 4 to 8 p.m. to honor the fire department.
The happy hour will take...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:49 PM
The prior owner planned to convert a 37-story hotel towering over St. Paul Street into apartment and long-term stay suites, but a new owner decided to invest $14 million in a renovation and keep it a hotel.
The Tremont Plaza Hotel, which has been called...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 5:27 AM
The Della Roses are a family that works.
The family has been in the restaurant business since 1944, when brothers Tony and Joe Della Rose opened a tavern in East Baltimore. Over time, the business grew and changed, morphing into a cheery pub serving...
| Jun 11, 2013
Maryland Wine Week is back. The 11-day celebration of the state's wine industry begins Friday and runs through June 24.
Organized by the Maryland Wineries Association, the third annual promotional event has restaurants and wine shops throughout the state...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 8:51 AM
A Virginia woman has been charged with multiple counts of animal cruelty after two dogs were found locked in her vehicle at a Baltimore hotel on Saturday, one of them dead from the intense heat in the car, according to Baltimore Police.
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Residents of the communities surrounding a Bel Air area property made it clear Wednesday they do not favor the 258-unit apartment complex proposed for the site.
"This is a huge negative impact on our quality of life," said Mike Pons, whose family owns...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:06 PM
A man was fatally shot by Baltimore County police after he attempted to take the gun of an officer placing him under arrest in White Marsh on Wednesday evening, police said.
Cpl. Cathy Batton, a county police spokeswoman, said the incident began with a...
| May 28, 2013
| 12:27 PM
A bankruptcy judge has approved an auction of The Inn at the Black Olive, a boutique hotel in Fells Point, according to court records. The sale is scheduled for mid-June.
First Mariner Bank foreclosed on the hotel's developers, the Black Olive...
| May 27, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Developer J. Joseph Clarke has come up with a half-dozen ideas over the past 20 years — a hotel, corporate headquarters, residences, office space — for a prominent downtown site three blocks from the Inner Harbor. But none took hold.
| Mar 26, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Towson is more than a college town. Towson Tavern gets that.
The restaurant opened on New Year's Eve 2011 on York Road, near the Towson Circle. The area is well-known for bars and pubs, but Towson Tavern stands out from the pack: Instead of catering...
| May 23, 2013
| 6:14 PM
OCEAN CITY — Merchants and others in Maryland's premier resort are hopeful that that an improving economy, stable gas prices, stepped-up marketing — and the lingering effects of superstorm Sandy — will combine to produce a strong...