| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Ripley's Believe It or Not! has finalized plans to open an "odditorium" museum at the Inner Harbor by June.
The attraction, which will feature more than 500 "oddities," a mirror maze and a 3-D movie theater, will take up two levels of the Light Street...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Best Buy will close its Inner Harbor and Hunt Valley stores in May, part of a move to shutter 50 locations across the country.
Company officials said in a news release that the stores were temporarily closed to inform employees of the decision Saturday,...
| May 16, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Some 20 area restaurants will trot out their best soft-shell crab recipes for the fourth annual Soft Shell Crab Celebration. The promotion is organized by Dine Downtown.
The 12-day promotion starts on May 17 and runs through May 28.
| Apr 26, 2012
| 5:38 PM
Hoping to turn around the struggling resort, Maryland's slots location committee awarded a license Thursday for a casino at Rocky Gap Lodge and Golf Resort in Allegany County.
The Video Lottery Facility Location Commission voted unanimously to issue...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Bill Sexton has been appointed the Executive Chef of Phillips Seafood Baltimore. Sexton, according to a news release, has served in several leadership positions with Phillips Foods and Seafood Restaurant. He started his career at Phillips Crab House in...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:30 AM
The Maryland Live Casino is getting closer.The Cordish Cos.have announced June 6 as the opening date for its $500 million gaming and entertainment complex.
The food and beverage team at Maryland Live has been in place for months, preparing for the...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 10:36 AM
The Restaurant Association of Maryland (RAM) Education Foundation wants to put you an Audi. The top prize in the 12th annual car raffle fundraiser is an 2012 Audi A3 from Valley Motor, with $10,000 and $5,000 as second and third prize, respectively. "This...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 8:36 PM
Zagat has released its 2012 America's Top Restaurants Survey, covering 1,578 of the nation's top restaurants across 45 U.S. markets, including Baltimore, which is yoked together in most, but not all, of the survey questions with Washington.
| Oct 24, 2011
| 11:11 AM
The Obama Labor Department has established a fair and simple requirement for issuing H-2B visas: Employers must first offer jobs to U.S. workers, at the prevailing wage in their community, before they can get permission to import foreign workers. This...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 12:07 PM
The Light Street Pavilion at Harborplace is getting a new food court in a new location. The 260-seat food court will take over the old Phillips Seafood Buffet space on the pavilion's lower level. It will open in the spring of 2012, around the time that...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 2:30 PM
Phillips Seafood at the Power Plant will open on Nov. 11 at 4 p.m. in its new Power Plant location.
Phillips will occupy the 15,000-square-foot first floor of the former ESPN Zone space, a short move from its longtime Harborplace home. The iconic...
| May 22, 2012
| 12:19 PM
Candy retailer The Best of Luck Candy & Gifts has moved to larger quarters at Power Plant in downtown Baltimore, next to Phillips Seafood.
The Inner Harbor store, which specializes in bulk and nostalgia candy, gift baskets and custom favors, is double...