| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:11 AM
The best that can be said for the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative action in college admissions is that it did not immediately and totally ban the practice. But the decision to send a University of Texas at Austin case back to the appeals court...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:38 PM
It is only a media footnote to the larger story of three young women who were horribly victimized looking as if they are successfully reclaiming control of their lives.
But it was nevertheless fascinating to see how successfully Amanda Berry, Gina...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Paula Deen, the Southern celebrity chef, has been dumped from the Food Network like a stale beignet. Her Georgia roots are what made her a unique talent in the foodie world, and the darker ends of those roots are what got her in trouble.
When her use of...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Paula Deen has just paid the biggest price in the history of the universe for using a bad word.
Her network and just about every last business partner have dumped her. The best guess is that her annual income will drop from about $17 million to around $7...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 2:15 AM
Well, naughty or nice, it's that time of year to make a case for yourself! Don't miss Breakfast with Santa at the Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department on Sunday, Dec. 16, 7-11 a.m.
Tickets for this all-you-can-eat feast are $8 adults; $7 seniors (55+) $7;...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:22 AM
The Food Network said today that Dangerously Delicious Pies founder Rodney Henry of Baltimore will be a finalist on the ninth season of "Food Network Star." The judges will be Alton Brown, Giada De Laurentiis and Bobby Flay in the competition to name...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:12 AM
They call him the Ramblin' Pie Man, and he lives up to the name.
These days, Dangerously Delicious Pies founder Rodney Henry spends more time on the road than he does at home in Baltimore. Almost nine years after he opened his first pie shop, in...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 9:41 AM
When Irene Smith took over Baltimore's Woman's Industrial Kitchen last fall, she was determined to return it to its rightful place as a lunchroom where American home cooking is celebrated. What better way to do that, she thought, than to restore the...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Celebrity chefs have become a big business in recent years. Rare are the kitchen products, from pots and pans to garlic presses, that do not carry an endorsement from some chef with a cable television show and a chain of restaurants.
Paula Deen is just...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:54 AM
Paula Deen has long bragged about her unhealthy cooking, but now the southern chef has been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes.
While she said she is not changing her diet, her diagnosis could be a wake up call to people still clinging to fatty, sugar-filled...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Paula Deen, who has made a very good living touting rich, Southern foods, has disclosed that she has type 2 Diabetes, and folks may wonder whether there's a connection.
Deen, author of a series of popular cookbooks and host of television cooking shows,...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 3:48 AM
Duff Goldman quite literally ate his way across America to film the series "Sugar High" last year — from sea to sugary sea. And we aren't talking Hollywood smoke-and-mirrors eating, where it looks like someone is tasting something but is really...