| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:44 AM
For her fifth birthday, Sarah Orton didn't ask for new toys, a new pet, or anything else a typical 5-year-old might ask for. Instead, the young Finksburg resident asked family and friends to give her cat and dog food, which she could then donate to the...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Harford County's top law enforcement official says crime continues to decrease but, meanwhile, the county's roads aren't as safe as they could be.
"This is a safe county to live in," Sheriff Jesse Bane said during a meeting of the Darlington-Dublin...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 1:51 PM
The idea that beer has just as much right as wine to be on a fancy dinner table is not a novelty. And during the annual Baltimore Beer Week celebration, which begins Friday, it's a matter of principle.
The beer dinner, a multicourse meal built around...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Suddenly, first anniversary parties are the thing for restaurants. And why not? The first year for a restaurant is a tough one, so who can blame them for wanting to celebrate? Call in some chef friends to lend a hand and give yourselves a big pat on the...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Eight months after leaving Alewife, the downtown tavern that he helped to open in 2010, Chad Wells is back as executive chef.
"I'm extraordinarily happy to be back. [We] need each other," Wells said. "We're a family here."
Best known for his 11-...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 6:23 PM
A family-run crime enterprise carried out a series of high-wire burglaries, swiping entire safes, cracking open ATMs, and cutting power and phone service to businesses before rushing in, according to federal charges unsealed Thursday.
But the flashy...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:51 AM
Welcome to the seventh episode of this season's "Food Network Star," in which Baltimore's own Rodney Henry continues his quest to bring "Pie Style" to a willing nation.
Rodney is turning into a great reality show character, because he provides the...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Welcome to the sixth episode of this season's "Food Network Star," in which Baltimore's own Rodney "Pie Guy" Henry takes center stage.
Seven of the original 12 contestants were left at the start of this pivotal episode, which called upon the hopefuls to...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Welcome to the third episode of "Food Network Star"
Absent: Giada De Laurentiis, who was off taping in New York City; the focus group, and the sinister dials the use to deliver real-time impressions on (but not mild electric shocks to) the contestants....
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Here is the eighth and final installment of a series that checks in with the eight Division III programs in the state to give a glimpse into the past and the future. Teams are scheduled to appear according to the chronological order in which their seasons...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Welcome to the fourth episode, in which Baltimore's own Rodney "Pie Guy" Henry had his first off-week. But was it off enough to send Rodney home, or just off enough to advance the story line.
For the most part, there was relatively little movement up...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 8:22 AM
The ninth cycle kicked off with a premiere episode that was mostly as bland as some of the potatoes the contestants whipped up for the Star Challenge.
Still, a front-runner emerged, as did a potential villainess. And three contestants were, very...