| Oct 23, 2012
| 12:44 PM
Halfway through our dinner at Phaze 10, a long, low and very loud note emanated from a horn someplace in the bar section of the building. It would've given us a start, but thanks to the restaurant's intensely flavorful Southern food, we were wide awake...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 10:38 AM
Gertrude's has been picked again to represent Maryland in a national promotion for Rainier cherries. For National Rainier Cherry Day on July 11, Northwest Cherries has commissioned one restaurant in each state to create a menu item featuring Rainier...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Ahoy dear readers, ye swash bucklers and mates,
Pirates have invaded Havre de Grace and encamped at the Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House, this weekend, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Discover where the first act of piracy occurred in 1635 in Maryland, by visiting...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 3:08 PM
The four black orbs — dark-tinted security cameras — watch silently overhead in a room filled with stainless-steel pipes. The pipes carry raw milk from four large holding tanks outside the building into two large metal cabinets that look...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 7:09 AM
As the carefree days of summer begin to dwindle, don't forget to take advantage of those last few opportunities presenting themselves before we dive headfirst into another year of school and athletic events.
The West Arundel Swim Club offers a reprieve...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Anthony Allen may not have the decisive edge in a four-way battle to back up starting tailback Ray Rice, but his weight won’t be an issue.
The 6-foot-1 Allen said he weighs about 225 pounds, which is 10 pounds less than his weight from last season....
| Apr 29, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Ice, salt and rigorous shaking can turn an ounce of nondairy creamer into a frozen treat.
"It's simple, sweet and a little silly," Garrett Seidman, a junior at the Hannah More School in Reisterstown, said as he sampled a dab of ice-solid French vanilla...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:41 AM
Kooper's North, the new pub in Mays Chapel, has been open only since the end of August. But judging by the crowds, it has already developed quite a reputation.
At this point, that reputation is mostly deserved. Like its sister restaurants in Fells...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:21 AM
Walking into Yama Sushi in Ellicott City, the first thing we noticed were the polka dots.
Posted behind a long bar, two busy-looking sushi chefs sliced fish and rolled rice with seaweed. Instead of the severe white coats usually favored by their...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:02 AM
On a recent sunny Saturday afternoon, Al Goldman, 73, of Ellicott City, and his wife, Monika, 65, sat in their car in the parking lot of Soft Stuff on Route 40 in Ellicott City, each licking their favorite cones. Monika had ordered chocolate, and Al was...
| Aug 7, 2012
No one wants to gain weight at the beach - especially with the upcoming bikini parade. (Guys, I'm looking at you, too.) So this week, we're going to give you some ideas for healthy eats you an make right at home in your beach rental. With the help of my...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Among the lovely memories of several visits to Southern California is the annual Sawdust Festival in Laguna Beach.
This is an arty seaside town to begin with, but during that six-week festival they pull out all the stops. Ranging over numerous venues are...