| Oct 24, 2011
| 12:53 PM
When the doctor's office receptionist summons her, when she flashes her credit card at the grocery store, when she leaves a phone message — the reaction to her last name these days is always the same.
"They say, 'Are you …?' And...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:39 PM
How many cars do you reckon pass each day through the intersection of Mountain Road and Belair Road in Fallston?
Tony Ashe says about 85,000 cars, give or take a Buick, are swinging near the Mallet Restaurant and Crabhouse, his new multilevel,...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Spike Gjerde of Woodberry Kitchen and Bryan Voltaggio of Volt are lending their support to a benefit for Up From Under, a project for building homes in Hait
The Up From Under benefit dinner and silent acution, which is being held at Washington, D.C.'s...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 10:45 AM
Spike Gjerde of Woodberry Kitchen and Bryan Voltaggio of Volt are lending their support to a Wednesday night benefit for Up From Under, a project for building homes in Haiti.
The Up From Under benefit dinner and silent action, which is being held at...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:30 AM
On Sept. 27, Bryan Voltaggio will host the No Kid Hungry Dinner, a benefit for Share Our Strength.
Voltaggio's guest chefs for the dinner, which will be held at Volt, are Cathal Armstrong (Restaurant Eve, Alexandria, Va.), Spike Gjerde (Woodberry...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 9:48 AM
Mission BBQ opened to the public on Sept. 19 in Glen Burnie. But hundreds of area firefighters, police officers and military personnel had already had a taste of the new restaurant's North Carolina pulled pork, St. Louis spare ribs and Texas-style whole...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 9:35 AM
The Going Out Guide is coming.
This fall, the Baltimore Sun will publish a guide to the Baltimore area's best restaurants and bars. In all, 100 bars and 100 restaurants will be included. Though the final lists and the rankings won't be published until...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Starting January 2012, Volt is introducing a few changes in its hours of operation, pricing, menus and reservation procedures.
Tuesday dinner service is being added. Volt will now be open for dinner Tuesday through Sunday nights. Lunch service, which has...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 3:00 AM
This December, Bryan Voltaggio will open a new lunch-only eatery in Frederick, five blocks from Volt, his flagship restaurant, Volt. Its name is Lunchbox.
Located on Frederick's Carroll Creek Promenade, at 50 Carroll Creek Way, adjacent to the...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Charleston, Woodberry Kitchen, The Prime Rib and Volt are among the 100 restaurants on Open Table's latest group of Diners' Choice Awards -- the top 100 restaurants in the United States that specialize in American food.
The list of winners is derived...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:48 AM
Marta Ines Quintana's Havana Road Cafe was one of the sweetest success stories of 2010. The Towson restaurant caught on quickly.
"Every once in a while, you come across a restaurant that has distinctive, well-prepared food at sensible prices," The...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Lunchbox, Bryan Voltaggio's lunch-only restaurant, opened last Saturday in Frederick
The Lunchbox menu is very simple -- seven pressed sandwiches (e.g., portabello, Reuben and peanut butter and banana); green salads; soups (e.g., alphabet, roasted...