| Oct 24, 2011
| 10:27 AM
Sean Brown and Doug Jones were brainstorming ideas for a signature burger to add to the menu at Players Bar & Grill in Woodstock when Brown, the restaurant's general manager, threw out a crazy idea.
"We were trying to figure out what we could put on a...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 11:10 AM
A safety seminar for our community is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 27, 6-9 p.m., at Christ United Methodist Church, 2832 Florida Ave. All are invited to attend.
Crime and fire prevention will be discussed, child identification cards distributed and flu...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 2:33 PM
Every community needs a cafe — a spot to grab a quick (and cheap) bite to eat, meet with friends for coffee or read a paper in peace. In Bolton Hill, that place is On the Hill Cafe.
At the corner of John and Mosher streets, On the Hill Cafe has...
| Oct 29, 2011
As the weather turns cooler, we seem to turn naturally to comfort food. How about channeling that need to nosh into a altruistic pursuit? On Nov. 19, the St. Alphonsus Rodriguez Knights of Columbus will host their annual bull and oyster roast to benefit a...
| Nov 5, 2011
S & J Crab Ranch opened up this September on a stretch of Pennsylvania Avenue that, give or take a burrito joint or an Asian carryout, is more or less Towson dining in miniature. S & J is definitely a departure from the previous few tenants of its...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 11:34 AM
Nothin' says lovin' like somethin' from the oven, served up in a fragrant fellowship hall on a chilly, autumn evening. Follow your nose to these churches, where dinner delicacies await.
• Turkey with dressing, gravy, potatoes, vegetables, hot...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 3:51 PM
McDonogh defensive end Roman Braglio grew up lifting hay bales on his father's Woodstock farm. Now the 6-foot-4, 240-pound senior uses that strength as one of the area's top defensive linemen.
With 16 sacks and 72 tackles, Braglio leads the No. 8...
| Nov 12, 2011
If it took me too long to get to Mr. Rain's Fun House, I'm in good company.
Approaching its second anniversary, the delightful restaurant has yet to penetrate the city's culinary mind. For one thing, I don't think that wacky name has been doing it any...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:27 AM
Thanksgiving is just around the corner, so we asked our staff about which nontraditional foods should be served on the Thanksgiving table along with the turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes.
•••• Buffalo chicken dip. It gives...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 11:01 AM
An article in the Nov. 11, 1911, edition of The Argus reported an alert resident didn't hesitate to take aim at intruders threatening his chickens.
Chicken thieves have been operating in the neighborhood of Catonsville this week. They visited the poultry...
| Nov 10, 2011
On Thanksgiving, one blessing for some of us is a large-group feast that we plan and prepare in stages for several days, if not weeks. Regardless of whether some of the guests are bringing a variety of side dishes, the head chef still has to wrestle...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 6:53 PM
We’ve gotten used to discovering charming, individually owned dining rooms in strip centers. So it was kind of fun to visit Drover’s Grill & Maryland Wine Co., in Mount Airy in western Howard County. It stands alone, resembling a rancher...