| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:09 AM
In Little Italy, where three traditional Italian restaurants have closed within the span of six months, a fourth restaurant has announced a major makeover.
Beginning as soon as Thursday, Germano's Trattoria, which is owned by chef Germano Fabiani and...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The revivals keep going. Another old favorite is coming back.
The Old Waverly History Exchange & Tea Room, which operated out of a Victorian frame house on 31st Street, will re-open at the end of the year in Little Italy, according to its once and...
| Jul 9, 2013
Don't worry, Dooby's will be here soon. That's the word from Dooby himself.
Dooby's is the long-long-awaited Mount Vernon cafe from Phil Han, the Gilman alumnus whose childhood nickname is now plastered on the Park Plaza building, which has been without...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Jim Reichenberg of Rockville wrote for help locating a recipe that he said ran many years ago in The Baltimore Sun for cioppino, a seafood stew that was developed in the late 1800s by Portuguese and Italian fishermen who settled in San Francisco.
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. was named for his father ("Multiculturalism is the enemy of democracy," June 2). My dad was named for his father, and his father before him. My dad was named Giovanni. He was born in 1925 in Pennsylvania. When he entered school his...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Harford County's 2013 Restaurant Week will be held June 3–15, the fourth year for the increasingly popular event.
Restaurants throughout Harford County will be offering price fixed menus consisting of three course meals starting at $20.13 plus...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:18 PM
During a career spanning four decades, Baltimore police Officer Ron Starr says, he never really considered leaving the department's Southeastern District and moving up the chain of command.
"I never wanted to," Starr said, a longtime foot patrol...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Toby Bozzuto seemed headed for a career in the music industry.
The son of Thomas S. Bozzuto, a founding partner of developer The Bozzuto Group, Toby Bozzuto interned for Blues Traveler in college, working in the band's management office in Carnegie...
| May 21, 2013
| 12:02 PM
Hey there! My name is Mattia Tomay, and I'm a World Heritage Italian exchange student in Aberdeen.
Did you know that April was National Volunteer Recognition month? I bet in every community there is someone that with his/her goodwill and talent help...
| May 14, 2013
Some dozen Baltimore restaurants will be adding soft-shell crab specials to their menus for Baltimore's fifth annual Soft-Shell Crab Celebration.
The restaurant promotion, sponsored by the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, will run May 24 through June...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:53 AM
Company's coming to Pimlico Race Course.
For the throngs expected at Saturday's Preakness, the hospitality team at Pimlico Race Course is bringing in 7,000 pounds of crab meat and 3,000 pounds of aged tenderloin. Did someone remember to get ice? Yes:...
| May 2, 2013
| 9:45 AM
After 17 years, Rocco's Capriccio has closed. Rocco Gargano's restaurant on Fawn Street in Little Italy had its last day of service on Sunday.
News of the closing was posted Wednesday on the restaurant's Facebook page. "We are very happy and sad to...