| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:58 AM
An empty storefront which formerly housed Regions Restaurant is expected to be filled by early September with the scent of brick oven pizza and other homemade Italian food.
Franco's Italian Bistro and Wine Bar, a partnership between two Arbutus...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Diane Hale was mulling what to do to attract attention to her winery, Galloping Goose, in Hampstead, when she started thinking about Carroll County's annual Restaurant Week promotion.
While a winery is not a restaurant, Hale did use a caterer to provide...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:30 AM
It has been two years since the tragic accident on the railroad tracks took the lives of Elizabeth Nass and Rose Mayr. To celebrate their lives, the second annual memorial run, called "2 miles for 2 hearts" will be held in the Historic District on...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Serve with: Grilled beef or lamb; pasta
This is a great red wine value highlighting one of California's most underappreciated grapes: petite sirah. This intensely fruity, full-bodied wine gives the impression of sweetness...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 1:23 PM
All day Tuesday, they came to the Grand Cru wine bar with swollen red eyes, hugging one another and trying to make sense of the loss of a good friend and boss.
They lifted a glass and reminisced about Nelson Carey, the genial and worldly publican of...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:19 PM
On Thursday, Vivo Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar in Hanover will debut a biweekly series of Italian movie nights. Each movie night will feature a four-course prix-fixe menu inspired by that night's film.
For the series opener, "The Godfather," Vivo's...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:58 AM
Harford County's annual Farm Fair will be far from the only game in town for Harford residents during the moth of August, when multiple festivals are scheduled around the county during the first two weeks of the month.
The 27th Annual Harford County...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:25 AM
Our county boasts 335 farms with agriculture sales topping over $200 million, according to the Howard County Economic Development Authority. In Ellicott City, there are a number farms that sell fresh produce and products direct to the public. ...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:22 AM
An introduction to the 32 golfers representing 8 nations at this week's International Crown women's golf tournament at Caves Valley.
UNITED STATES (No. 1 seed)
Hometown: Pleasanton, Calif.
Turned Pro: 2004...
| Jun 16, 2014
From: Rissian River Valley, Calif.
Serve with: Grilled salmon, fried chicken, crabs
If you associate pink wines with sweetness, this wine could come as a surprise. It's a classic dry rose, bordering on severe but very stylish and crisp....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:03 AM
From: Terre Siciliane, Italy
Serve with: Tuna steaks, light pasta, pizza
This smooth, young red wine from Sicily is a fantastic value, and a case purchase would be a wise move. It has a body comparable to a fine Beaujolais, but a spicy,...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:28 AM
The menu at Rosario's Italian Kitchen covers everything from fried shrimp to breakfast all day, but as the restaurant's name implies, for many, dinner time here means Italian. And at this friendly Rosedale spot that opened in 2012, those Italian dinners...