| Sep 6, 2011
| 7:07 AM
Arbutus, for all of its charms and assets, is not generally credited with being a culinary capital. The dining choices in family-oriented community on the southwest tip Baltimore County tend toward the tried and true.
A veteran caterer is hoping to...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 11:56 AM
With two stadiums just down the road, Pratt Street Ale House is an easy pick for pre- or post-game refreshments.
Its designer beers and barroom arches distinguish it from lowlier bars. For lunchers, the kitchen is about average.
A recent visit didn't so...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 2:11 PM
Though the Grilled Cheese Co. has appeared at M& T Bank Stadium before, Sunday's Steelers-Ravens season-opener marks the regular-season debut for the Catonsville-based company.
The Grilled Cheese Co. will not have a full menu at its stand along the...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 12:43 PM
Set along a clotted section of York Road in Cockeysville, Piv's Pub shares its immediate surroundings with car dealerships, a travel agency and a fast-food burger joint.
First impressions: Very un-pub-like, Piv's decor is clean lines and uncluttered...
| Sep 17, 2011
Fells Point, a waterfront neighborhood, has had a historic shortage of good seafood restaurants. There are one or two very good high-end choices, but the casual options are meager and the mid-range options non-existent.
Here comes Thames Street Oyster...
| Sep 15, 2011
Howard County can be proud of the fact that there are a number of interesting little individually owned eateries that provide sustenance for locals who live a tad outside the plethora of "usual" Columbia and Main Street, Ellicott City, haunts.
| Jul 5, 2011
| 3:43 PM
So that's it, then. No more Superfresh. The grocery store at 1020 W. 41st St. closed its doors July 6 and is awaiting a revamp and takeover by its new owner, Mrs. Greene's Natural Grocery.. The grocery store at 1020 W. 41st St. closed its doors July 6 and...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:51 AM
The key to the perfect tailgating offering is impressing your fellow sports fans with foods that are flavorful and hearty.
When you're a gourmet chef like Cinghiale's Julian Marucci, using fresh ingredients helps give classics a fresh spin.
"You want to...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 8:48 AM
The temporary Berger Cookie shortage got us thinking.
The temporary shortage of Berger Cookies on store shelves, reported by Mary Carole McCauley, got us thinking about other cookies. The Berger is, of course, is a brand name, but what would you call...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 4:01 AM
For almost a decade, the Red House Tavern has been a fixture for live music and beer on a quiet side street in Canton.
But anyone who remembers the old Red House Tavern will be in for a pleasant surprise these days. A new owner, some major remodeling and...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 3:58 PM
Vincent Mario "Vince" Rallo, a former banker who in retirement took over Rallo's Restaurant, a Locust Point landmark since 1941, died Thursday morning of lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Homeland resident was 79.
| Nov 10, 2011
| 10:59 AM
Fall Festival — Sat., Nov. 12, noon-5 p.m., Savage United Methodist Church, 9050 Baltimore Ave., Savage. Homemade soups, sandwiches, coleslaw and potato salad available to purchase. Bake sale and craft sale. 301-725-7630. http://www.umcsavage.org....