| Mar 13, 2013
| 7:01 AM
In addition to Frederick Road Fridays at Mews on Mellor and the Lurman Woodland Theatre Summer Concert Series on Saturday and Sunday evenings, Catonsville residents will have a third venue to enjoy free, live music this year.
Saturday marks the start of...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 8:15 AM
On a stormy April evening seven years ago, an unexpected email inextricably linked me to a cornerstone of Baltimore's past. The message was this: "Can you do Lexington Market?" And it came from Arcadia Publishing, a firm specializing in pictorial local...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Annapolis is swimming in wine bars these days.
The choices include the deeply cool Red Red Wine on Main Street, Justin Moore's food-forward Vin 909 over in Eastport and the accessibly cozy Grapes Wine Bar on Forest Drive.
Crush Kitchen and Winehouse...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:29 PM
GrandView, a condominium highrise in the heart of Annapolis Towne Centre, certainly lives up to its name, especially in the 12th-floor penthouse of Barry and Olga Scher.
In this three-bedroom, 3½-bath unit with a den, living room, dining room, open...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 3:51 PM
I don't know about you, but this weather has made me want to drink. Hoping to will sunshine and cool breezes, I've been ordering every fruity, refreshing cocktail I can get my pasty, white hands on.
I yearn for a summer tan, sun dresses, surf, sand,...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 8:55 AM
Chef Shawn Lagergren, who co-owns Hamilton's new Cajun spot, Tooloulou, has cooking in his blood. He grew up in Louisiana, learning to cook while perched on a stool in his grandmother's kitchen.
Lagergren may have made his chops in Baltimore...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:51 AM
In February, Spike TV announced "Bar Rescue," a design makeover show, would take up the cause of J.A. Murphy's in Fells Point. The show was coming at the request of owners Keith Murphy and Joel Gallant. Theirs was one of more than 200 bars to apply for...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:14 AM
The strawberries you find at area you-pick farms and farmers' markets bear no resemblance to that waxy fruit from the mega mart. They are smaller, uglier, and richer in color and flavor. They taste like a strawberry should taste. They are best if eaten...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:00 AM
For the past few years, Scott Westcoat has witnessed a groundswell of support for cycling in the Catonsville community.
The longtime Catonsville resident saw more families riding their bikes together and many people biking to work and navigating...
| May 29, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Here's some berry good news from the seasoned cooks at Arbutus United Methodist Church, 1201 Maple Ave. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 2, an array of luscious strawberry desserts will be dished up, along with tempting lunch specialties. All will...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Sometimes, we could all use a break from the booze.
Whether you're pregnant, the night's designated driver or just not interested in a crippling hangover in the morning, abstinence has its perks. Sure, your friends are having a blast toasting with...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 5:17 AM
Click here to see a copy of Haussner's menu from 1967. Turtle Steak Swiss Style, 2 veg - $2.60. Pink Squirrel - $1. Strawberry pie - 65.
I knew about the What's on the Menu, the New York Public Library's ongoing project to digitize and transcribe its...