| Oct 1, 2012
| 1:24 PM
As I'm writing this it's been two weeks since I've been back in the U.S. after a nearly two-week vacation in Paris and England with my mom, brother and aunt.
I'm finding I'm still having dreams about the trip — driving on the left side of the road,...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Six businesses licensed to sell alcohol in Harford County sold to an underage person during a compliance test last week.
Open Door Cafe in Bel Air, Madonna Seafood Restaurant, Beards Hill Plaza Liquors in Aberdeen, Carsin's Grill, Pat's Pizzeria –...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 5:17 AM
The Cazbar empire is growing. The downtown Turkish restaurant now operates a full-time food truck, Cazbar on the Go. And this year, chef/owner Haluk Kantar and the Cazbar group have introduced a more casual concept called Homeslyce Pizza Bar.
| Oct 9, 2012
| 11:48 AM
It's tailgate season, when fans gather on parking lots outside M&T Bank Stadium. But on Oct. 18, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Chesapeake, along with presenting sponsors Under Armour and the Baltimore Ravens, are inviting fans to tailgate inside...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Verde Pizza Napoletana is a family establishment. But don't let that scare you.
You won't find arcade games, or even crayons, in the Canton eatery, which opened in September in the former Birches space. You will find good Neapolitan pizza, helpful...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 5:55 AM
At Hersh's Pizza and Drinks down in South Baltimore, Josh Hershkovitz has started factoring in some new fall dishes, like a wood-fired hanger steak with porcini rub and oven-roasted rutabaga; prosciutto-wrapped treviso (think radicchio) with balsamic...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The recent coverage of the 150th anniversary of the battle of Antietam could be part of a wily enticement for a two-part day trip that can get the "gang" – whether it be family or friends – to all pile into the family truckster for a day in...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:46 PM
On Feb. 24, nearly 400 participants gathered in the Bel Air High School cafeteria to support the Class of 2012 with one of the "Chemical Free Event Committee" fundraisers. Thanks to much support, the "Basket Bingo" event was a huge success.
| Apr 25, 2012
| 5:02 AM
"Our chef is amazing."
Checking on our table between appetizers and entrees, our waitress waxed poetic about chef Cyrus Keefer, the culinary force behind 1542 Gastropub in Federal Hill. She was nearly gushing, but she was also right: Keefer's food is...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Pat’s Pizzeria has made its mark on Harford Countywith its sought after slices and its family-friendly atmosphere.
Originally the brainchild of three cousins from New Jersey, Tony, John and Joe, the franchise grew to over 50 locations in New...
| May 29, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Looking for some new places for your eating-out repertoire? We caught up with some of chefs in town to find out where they go when they're not dishing out fare at their own spots.
Note: All restaurants are in Baltimore unless otherwise indicated.
| May 11, 2012
| 4:33 AM
Timothy Dean may have finally found his niche — and it's at the mall.
Last month, the chef, best known in Baltimore for his string of restaurants on Eastern Avenue (and his appearance on the seventh season of "Top Chef"), opened Timothy Dean Burger...