| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Small Bites is a round-up of news and tidbits from Baltimore's dining scene
The fun never stops for Dead Rise Old Bay summer ale, the mammoth hit from Flying Dog Brewery.
On July 31, Wit & Wisdom is hosting a Dead Rise party on its waterside patio...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 6:23 AM
Chef-prepared dishes to sample and freshly picked local produce to buy — what could be more appetizing in July when local harvests are peaking?
Mix in socializing with like-minded folks who care where their food comes from and a menu of short...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. plans to launch a college sports network to be broadcast on television stations it owns, the Hunt Valley-based company said Thursday.
The American Sports Network, or ASN, will show live events, including football,...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:32 AM
We are supposed to be living in a new golden age of television. But you would never know that from the new series this summer.
Despite months of hype about all the big names like Steven Soderbergh and Halle Berry who were going to be behind and in...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:01 PM
For Wye Oak to continue as one of Baltimore's most well-established indie-rock acts, change was necessary.
Sometime after the 2011 album "Civilian," singer Jenn Wasner began viewing the guitar — her instrument since she formed the duo in 2006 with...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:22 AM
All kinds of impressive numbers were flying around last week in the wake of Emmy nominees being announced. HBO ran up an industry-leading 99 nominations overall with 19 for its gory and glorious “Game of Thrones” alone.
But the numbers that...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Fifty years after "The Addams Family" debuted on TV in black and white, John Astin still has that wild gleam in his eye and the same mischievous grin.
With his thick mustache, albeit a white one, he could easily be Gomez Addams in his debonair golden...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:48 AM
If you drive downtown on the Jones Falls Expressway, you might have noticed a new billboard just south of Orleans Street featuring a blurry image of George Washington and the word “DRUNK” in big bold letters.
No, it’s not a leftover...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:05 PM
WASHINGTON — Managers of the Big Ten Network arrived in the area Monday and said they expected to broadcast four to six Maryland football games this season and as many as 20 men's basketball games.
Other Maryland football and basketball games will...
| 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...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:18 AM
It used to be that change at a network anchor desk was huge news.
Now, with all the fragmentation, not so much.
Anchor changes like the ones announced at ABC News today are a real barometer of how far network news has sunk in prestige and power --...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:50 PM
If you wanted any real sense of what was going on in the first hour after primary election polls closed Tuesday night, you had to go online or, better yet, plug into Twitter, because TV didn't seem to be trying hard at all.
I am not talking about...