| Dec 7, 2013
| 11:00 AM
I'd like to take my hat off to Ray Alcaraz for his commentary about Little Italy ("Little Italy: perfect Baltimore," Dec. 3).
There is really no place like it. There is a love for St. Leo's Church like no other. The generations of families that have...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:46 PM
There isn't much that goes on in Baltimore that doesn't include Tom Noonan. The president and CEO of Visit Baltimore is responsible for promoting the region and all of its venues as a destination for conventions, meetings, leisure travelers, day-trippers,...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Hersh's Pizza & Drinks is the modest and unassuming name Josh and Stephanie Hershkovitz, brother and sister, gave to their Riverside neighborhood restaurant.
And yes, the restaurant serves pizza — wonderful and surprising wood-fired Neapolitan...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Over the past several months, Little Italy has been in the news quite a bit. Most of the items, it seems, have been related to incidents of crime, including a violent beating and robbing of a restaurant employee. Other items have been written on opinion...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Omar Semidey likes to cook, and he also likes to think. At his new Harbor East/Little Italy restaurant, By Degrees Cafe, both talents are on display.
Before moving to Baltimore three and a half years ago, Semidey, a New York native, attended the...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The owner of Trinacria, the 105-year old Italian grocery store and deli on Paca Street, will open a cafe in Mount Vernon.
Vince Fava, whose grandfather founded Trinacria as a macaroni works in 1908, said he has signed a lease to open Trinacria Cafe in a...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 9:05 PM
The Kali's Restaurant Group will open Anastasia, an Italian restaurant, in the Thames Street location where its used to operate Meli.
The menu of approachable Italian food — think pastas, panini, charcuterie and gourmet pizzas —is from...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Even Wal-Mart is too expensive for recession battered America.
Everyday low prices are no longer enough — middle-class consumers are fleeing to dollar stores to stretch shrinking paychecks. Yet, Democratic politicians and economists who...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 11:47 AM
North County High School junior Jack Andraka is versed enough in the sciences to have created a cancer-detection method that has garnered him worldwide acclaim. But when it comes to knowing Latin and Italian, the Crownsville student isn't quite as...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:23 PM
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| Nov 25, 2013
| 5:57 AM
Slowly, steadily, the Laurel area is being transformed into a global grocery village. Along with a rich array of eateries featuring international flavors, the local landscape is now a destination for more exotic supermarkets whose shelves brim with hard-...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Eighteen characters, but only one actor. That's a lot of work for one guy, no matter how you slice it.
But Chazz Palminteri isn't complaining, not in the least. After all, he's got no one to blame but himself.
"A Bronx Tale" is all Palminteri's doing,...