| Oct 17, 2011
| 2:10 PM
The Station North Arts and Entertainment District will spend a federal grant to encourage commuters leaving downtown after work, as well as those arriving at Penn Station, to stop and stay a while.
"Final Fridays" — a program of events to be held...
| May 24, 2011
| 9:35 AM
Was it Sun Tzu who said, "There are no losers in a burger war"?
Let's hope that's right, because the great American burger wars are about to get very juicy around here. There looks to be summerlong skirmishing in Maryland, among locally operated joints...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 6:16 PM
The former owner of the Senator Theatre declared his candidacy Thursday for president of the Baltimore City Council, saying he wants to lead the body he called "a sorry crew."
Tom Kiefaber, who lost the historic theater founded by his grandfather to...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 3:38 PM
Following closely on the heels of the Fourth of July comes Bastille Day July 14, often referred to as the French Independence Day.
And local French restaurants, crepe makers, bakers and chocolate sellers are playing up that holiday for all it's worth....
| Jul 8, 2011
| 6:00 AM
After two and a half years in the works, Liam Flynn’s Ale House will have its official grand opening Saturday at 4 p.m.
Flynn said the bar, which looks like “a traditional ale house," will serve ales predominantly.
“We want to...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 5:41 PM
Harry Shearer says his "head exploded" 20 months ago. That's when he heard President Barack Obama, during a town hall meeting in New Orleans, refer to the flooding of the city after Hurricane Katrina as "a natural disaster."
The comedian, actor, radio...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 1:33 PM
Thomas A. Kiefaber, a candidate for City Council president, has been ordered to stay away from the historic theater he once owned after its new operator alleged he assaulted staff members on the opening night of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows -...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 11:42 AM
The ongoing Chesapeake Restaurant project, now under way near the Charles Theatre, has signed on a Belgian brasserie. De Kleine Duivel, which will be operated by Baltimore native Paul Kopchinski, will feature Belgian beers, boutique wines and spirits, and...
| May 3, 2012
If you love movies, you'll feel like a kid set loose in a candy store when the 14th annual Maryland Film Festival screens 40 feature films and 50 short films May 3-6 on all five screens at the Charles Theatre and also on the single screen at the...
| May 4, 2012
| 5:57 AM
Five short narrative films, on themes ranging from a modern-day urban cowboy to a scamming extraterrestrial, kicked off the 14th annual Maryland Film Festival at MICA's Brown Center Thursday night.
Maryland's festival remains the only one of its kind...
| May 5, 2012
| 10:17 AM
Alice Pinkham Davies, who helped thousands of clients with their business careers as the co-owner of a resume writing service, died of Alzheimer's disease Thursday at Gilchrist Hospice Care. She was 85 and lived in Towson.
Born Alice Arnold Pinkham in...
| May 6, 2012
| 2:29 PM
Station North was abuzz with thousands of cinema addicts and more casual moviegoers this past weekend, for the 14th annual Maryland Film Festival.
The Festival brought some 100 films and an even higher number of filmmakers to the neighborhood. As always,...