| 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...
| May 14, 2012
| 5:09 PM
Mention valet parking in Little Italy to Justin Duvall, and he'll rattle off stories of valet drivers clogging traffic, parking cars in residential spots and blocking off public spaces with cones.
"I've moved cones before," said Duvall, 29, a lifelong...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 4:40 AM
| Aug 4, 2012
| 10:09 AM
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:06 AM
What do you get with some marital conflict, product placement, joking around and weepy, back-slapping man hugs? "The Amazing Race"in Italy, obviously.
I finally get to use the word hamartia in a recap to show off my knowledge of old...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:15 AM
When Nancy Dorman and Stanley Mazaroff first saw the old stone farmhouse in northern Baltimore County, it had holes in the walls and raccoons in the basement.
But it stood in the middle of 85 acres of farmland, with cows grazing in the distance and...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Traditionalists will tell you that a meal without wine is called breakfast. It is hard to pair the likes of pancakes and scones or coffee cake and granola with wine. The good news is … it can be done! And successfully, too.
If you are planning...
| Mar 31, 2012
There are so many things to admire about Heavy Seas Alehouse, the thoroughly winning new establishment in Little Italy's Holland Tack Factory.
There is the understated, comfortable decor, mercifully free of pirate paraphernalia. (Frankly, I was worried...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 12:02 PM
Pasquale Mario "Pat" Ercolano, a retired produce manager, died Tuesday of pneumonia at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium. He was 88.
Born in Rome and raised in Sorrento, Italy, Mr. Ercolano was educated in public schools.
As a teenager, he served as a...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Maryland Golf & Country Clubs will be transformed March 31 into a "Night with the Stars" for the 8th Annual After dArc Gala to benefit The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region.
More than 400 guests will be treated to star treatment, surprises, spectacular...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 4:28 AM
Tucked into a strip mall on a busy stretch of Belair Road in Overlea, Frank's Pizza & Pasta seems like a million other pizza joints.
It's worth a closer look.
Owner Armando Buontempo deftly handles traditional dishes from his native Italy, revealing a...