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  • By Degrees opens in Little Italy

    By Degrees opens in Little Italy
    A new restaurant named By Degrees has opened in Little Italy in the old Fallsway Spring & Equipment Co. building, just a block or so away from Heavy Seas Alehouse. The new cafe looks to have a built-in customer base. The renovated building’s major...
  • Emily Velelli, seamstress

    Emily Velelli, seamstress
    Emily Velelli, who survived the Holocaust after being hidden by gentiles in war-torn Greece, then immigrated to Baltimore, where she worked as a seamstress, died Tuesday of breast cancer at her Pikesville home. She was 100. The daughter of Jacob Osmou,...
  • Quietly, Verde has found a following in Canton

    The husband-and-wife team behind Verde concede they were somewhat reticent about publicizing Verde, at least at first. When they opened their approachable chic trattoria last September, in the old Birches space on Montford Street, Ed Bosco and Marianne...
  • Antonio Gatto Lodge holds annual Columbus Day Mass

    The Antonio Gatto Lodge of the Sons of Italy is holding its annual Columbus Day Mass, Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Mary of the Mills Church, 114 St. Mary's Place. Mass will be celebrated in Italian and the music provided by the Lodge's choir....
  • Nickel Taphouse is poised to succeed

    Nickel Taphouse is poised to succeed
    When a bar closes, we rush to assign a reason why. The easiest, or perhaps laziest, answer is to blame the location. But businesses, good and bad, close for myriad reasons all the time. And in Baltimore's nightlife scene, there is no blueprint to...
  • Five Questions for John Ciambruschini

    Five Questions for John Ciambruschini
    John Ciambruschini began learning to handcraft garments as a teenage apprentice to his father in Rome, tailoring made-to-order suits, slacks, dresses and skirts. After immigrating to the United States in 1958 at age 20, Ciambruschini worked at the now-...
  • Shroud of Turin speaker to unfurl relic's mysterious past

    Shroud of Turin speaker to unfurl relic's mysterious past
    He was one of the most important figures of his day, a man who was tortured to death at the hands of his enemies. Yet no fingerprints were taken, no body was ever found, and the deed took place long before crime fighters had access to DNA profiling. It's...
  • Graw Days are coming to HdG Saturday

    It's Graw Days, dear readers, On Saturday in downtown Havre de Grace. The sixth Graw Days Festival sponsored by Havre de Grace Main Street Inc. will run 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. as a day-long family fun event celebrating the historic period in the city when...
  • The Shops at Canton Crossing opens Tuesday

    The Shops at Canton Crossing opens Tuesday
    The Shops at Canton Crossing, a sprawling $105 million shopping center on Boston Street in Canton, has been years in the making. In preparation for its official opening Tuesday afternoon, landscape crews planted trees Monday along pathways dotted with...
  • Gubernatorial candidates Craig, Gansler meet up at Aldo's

    Gubernatorial candidates Craig, Gansler meet up at Aldo's
    Maybe we wouldn't be dealing with a government shutdown if Sergio Vitale owned a restaurant in Washington. A Democrat and Republican gubernatorial candidate chatted amicably at Vitale's Little Italy Restaurant Monday evening before retreating to private...
  • Crabs and spaghetti in Crabtown

    Crabs and spaghetti in Crabtown
    My parents grew up about a mile-and-a-half and a cultural universe away from one another in Depression-era southeast Baltimore. Dad was a paperboy in a largely Italian and German section of Highlandtown long ago called "the Hill" and now known as...
  • Modern waterfront estate near Ocean City up for auction

    Modern waterfront estate near Ocean City up for auction
    A custom-designed home in West Ocean City, listed for $4.9 million, is the most recent Maryland waterfront property to be offered for sale through Auction.com. The estate at 12933 Old Bridge Road is a modern masterpiece of glass, concrete and steel on...