| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Alexander's Tavern in Fells Point has some primo outdoor seating alongside the Broadway market, a great spot to enjoy an icy cold beverage of any variety.
While maybe a Bourbon served neat might not make sense when it's 100 degrees out and climbing, we'...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Fifth-graders at Halstead Academy and Pleasant Plains Elementary School had the opportunity to participate in a DNA extraction of a strawberry as an extension to their wee beasties science unit. High school students from Randallstown High, Baltimore...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 11:48 AM
The 13th Floor is a treat. When we came here on a Friday night, people were dancing to live jazz music. Can you imagine? One couple, it was announced, had become engaged. You might, too. The renovated interior, which was unveiled last fall, is a real...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 2:35 AM
Need Valentine's Day ideas? Check out these Ellicott City events and specials to help make the holiday a memorable one.
Barnes & Noble bookstore is hosting a free storytime for kids featuring Valentine's Day-themed picture books on Thursday, Feb. 14, at...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 3:00 AM
January may be the bleakest month of the year, and February isn't much better.
But Valentine's Day sits right in the middle of February, much to the delight of Carroll County residents who have already endured many cold and gray winter days.
| May 22, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Happy Memorial Day – and thank you to all our veterans who gave their lives so we can live in freedom. God bless them and their families.
Coming events at Good Shepherd in Perryville include:
June 2, all you can eat breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 11:44 AM
A Columbia educator turned entrepreneur says her strawberry cheesecake cookies truly are divine.
They're chewy and pink and tangy on the tongue. The right balance of sugar, flour and time in the mixer came to her during a week-long fast, a way for her to...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 12:02 PM
I can still remember a particular admonishment from way back when I was a kid and went along on grocery shopping excursions with my mom: "They're not in season."
As kids do, I was apt to ask that just about everything that caught my fancy to be included...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:25 AM
100 Years Ago
Invitations and an injury
From the social columns:
"Mr. and Mrs. Howard Bruce were guests last week of Mrs. Bruce's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry J. Bowdoin at Rockburn. They have now returned to their apartments at the Washington....
| May 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Gardeners will have a hard time finding impatiens for their flower gardens this year. The dreaded downy mildew fungal disease that began in Florida last year has spread to Maryland and has infected the ever-popular Impatiens walleriana. The downy mildew...
| May 17, 2013
Sunday, May 19
Concerts The Chesapeake Youth Symphony Orchestra will hold its final performances of the season at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at St. John's College's Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. The 3 p.m. concert features the...
| May 7, 2013
| 11:32 AM
One of the most appealing things about liquor is its ability to absorb flavors.
Whether bacon, fruit or oak, the process of infusion can make any run-of-the-mill vodka a taste sensation, given the right proportions and enough time.