| 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 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 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Well, that perfect weather we enjoyed over the Fourth weekend is just a sweaty memory right now. Nothing to do in these dog days but sit back and be entertained. Luckily, the historic district is happy to oblige, with lots of things going on for us to...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Seasons 52, a seasonal grill and wine bar, is expected to open a location in open-air expansion wing at The Mall in Columbia on Aug. 7, the restaurant announced this week.
"We're excited to introduce Howard County to the seasonal dining experience and...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
New advances in wine technology are great news for people who thrive on variety and experimentation. With more Baltimore-area restaurants adopting an array of advanced wine-dispensing systems — from kegs to devices that allow wine to be poured...