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  • Rawlings-Blake vetoes bill aimed at reducing small-business fees

    Rawlings-Blake vetoes bill aimed at reducing small-business fees
    In Baltimore, some business owners say they're constantly nagged by city fees for making improvements to their stores. Add a bike rack outside? There's a fee for that. Put up a security camera? Another fee. Add more lighting? There's a fee for that,...
  • Vacations by the book

    Vacations by the book
    Carla Hayden is one of Baltimore's best-known book lovers, one who has spent 21 years at the helm of the city's Enoch Pratt Free Library. When the busy bibliophile takes time off to travel, she appreciates accommodations where books are part of the...
  • Dining Out for Life date announced

    Dining Out for Life date announced
    Baltimore will hold its 21st annual Dining Out For Life fundraiser on Sept. 18. Once again, participating restaurants will donate between 25 percent and 50 percent of their daily take to Moveable Feast, an organization that prepares and delivers meals...
  • Baltimore-based OrderUp secures $7 million in funding

    Baltimore-based OrderUp secures $7 million in funding
    The Baltimore-based online food ordering and delivery service OrderUp has secured $7 million in venture capital funding, paving the way for accelerated growth and two new offices – one in New York City, the other in Boulder, Colorado. OrderUp...
  • Breathe Bookstore and Cafe closing in Hampden

    Breathe Bookstore and Cafe closing in Hampden
    Breathe Bookstore and Cafe in Hampden is closing. The cafe and bookstore will remain open until late September or early October, its owner says, until she can find someone to take over her lease.  Owner Susan Weis-Bohlen announced the closing in an...
  • Minor privilege, major disincentive [Editorial]

    Minor privilege, major disincentive  [Editorial]
    "Charge 'em for the lice, extra for the mice Two percent for looking in the mirror twice Here a little slice, there a little cut Three percent for sleeping with the window shut..." —"Master of the House," Les Miserables A business owner in...
  • Snyder's Willow Grove poised to return to Arundel restaurant scene

    Snyder's Willow Grove poised to return to Arundel restaurant scene
    The Snyder family considers itself pretty good at "whipping restaurants back into shape." They've done it several times in recent years when flooding caused temporary closures of the family's Snyder's Willow Grove restaurant, and they're planning to do...
  • Wit & Wisdom, wobbly on arrival, is now walking tall

    Wit & Wisdom, wobbly on arrival, is now walking tall
    A lot can happen in the first three years of a restaurant's life. Things can go haywire. Investors panic, managers quit and staff moves on. But sometimes, not often enough, wisdom prevails. The restaurant considers what works, what doesn't. It reacts,...
  • Ellicott City

    Art exhibit Works by local painter Alison Menke will be on view through Oct. 19 at Still Life Gallery Fine Art and Custom Framing, 8173 Main St. A wine and cheese reception will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17. Gallery hours are 11 a.m....
  • Bryan Voltaggio charged with drunken driving in Baltimore

    Bryan Voltaggio charged with drunken driving in Baltimore
    Chef Bryan Voltaggio was arrested on drunken-driving charges June 6 on Howard Street, according to public records. The "Top Chef" finalist was stopped at 12:20 a.m. in the 100 block of S. Howard St. and charged with three drunken-driving counts,...
  • Facci owners open Pisco, a Peruvian restaurant, in Elkridge

    The operators of Facci, a casual Italian restaurant with locations in Laurel and Ellicott City, have opened a third restaurant in Howard County. But the new restaurant is not Italian — Pisco is Peruvian. And where there's Peruvian cuisine,...
  • Weekend waterman from Parkville becomes crab maestro

    Weekend waterman from Parkville becomes crab maestro
    Tony Conrad started out working in an office on weekdays and crabbing on the weekend to make extra money. Now, he operates four outlets for crabs, including Conrad's seafood market on Joppa Road in Parkville and the new restaurant Conrad's in Perry...