| Sep 15, 2011
| 10:36 AM
| Jul 9, 2011
Coal Fire could be just another pizza joint. But its location — albeit storefront — in the Ellicott City development of Shipley's Grant gives it a certain cachet. So does the fact that the pizzas, which you can see being prepared in the open...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Charles Samuel "Sam" Poole Sr., a Carroll County butcher whose Sam's Deer Processing in Finksburg has been a destination for lucky hunters for decades, died Saturday of complications after heart surgery at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury....
| Sep 21, 2011
| 12:55 PM
On a corner in Little Italy sits Pacific Coast Dining Company, a restaurant trying to bring multicultural cuisine to the heart of red sauce country. And aside from a few inventory issues on a recent trip there, it succeeds.
From its name, you might think...
| Sep 22, 2011
Louis R. "Lou" Mills Jr., a nationally known and highly regarded recording engineer who was called "Baltimore's Godfather of Sound" and whose Cold Spring Lane studio was a destination for stars and musicians, died Friday of a heart attack at St. Joseph...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 9:34 AM
Along most of America's coastline, crustaceans get boiled. Sometimes in plain old Yankee water. Sometimes in spicy Cajun stock. Whatever the liquid, there's a whole pot of it bubbling away. Whatever the seafood — Maine lobster, Carolina blue crab,...
| Sep 26, 2011
The sweet smell of success permeated Furnace Avenue Sept. 18 when the Elkridge Food Pantry and Garden raised more than $1,800 to feed the less fortunate in Elkridge with its Summers End 5K Family Run/Walk. The event drew more than 130 participants who...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 4:29 AM
Mission BBQ celebrates America, from its heroes — firefighters, soldiers, police — to its food — barbecue.
With a familiar restaurant concept, a handsome interior design and a short menu, Mission BBQ is a welcome change of pace in chain...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 4:44 PM
Is football — more specifically, Thursday's Ravens-49ers game, the first time a Baltimore NFL team has played on Thanksgiving in 46 years — threatening to overshadow your holiday meal plans?
Instead of fighting the game, why not embrace it?...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 12:11 PM
Whether you want to hear a good cover band in the crowded downstairs bar or chill in the comfortable upstairs lounge, the Waterfront Hotel has long been a place to have a night on the town. The food was better than average, but nothing to write home...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:05 AM
Jack and Zach Food has opened in the lower-level Woman's Industrial Exchange where Sofi's Crepes was until recently.
Jack is Jack Neill, 22, and Zachary is Zachary Schoettler, 21. They are alarmingly young. Baltimore natives, Neill and Schoettler met...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 4:27 AM
Since mid-September, lots and lots of bars in town have been touting specials and tie-ins in observance of Oktoberfest, the 200-year-old celebration of Bavarian culture and huge excuse to drink lots of beer. But few places in Maryland have a right to...