| Mar 26, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Easter's on its way. We're rounding up brunch options in the area. If you want your restaurant's Easter Sunday brunch offering listed, drop us a line at the email address at the bottom of this post. Before the brunch listings, we threw in a cooking...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 6:20 PM
Uh oh, beware dear readers,
It's Friday the 13th! Take care from black cats, broken mirrors and walking under ladders.
A bargain! The Boy Scout Troop 967 spaghetti dinner and bake sale will be Saturday, 4 to 7 p.m. at the Havre de Grace United Methodist...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Warning, centennial ahead. The 100th anniversary of the sinking is coming in April, and commemorations are bound to be berserk. Baltimore has long been one of the unofficial headquarters for Titanic scholarship. "A Night to Remember," still considered the...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 8:04 AM
By now, it's safe to say Miss Shirley's has Southern cuisine down to a science, regardless of the location.
From the Baltimore restaurants to the food truck — and now, the new Annapolis branch — breakfast and lunch at Miss Shirley's are...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 6:00 AM
I woke up this morning hungry for some good homemade Corned Beef and Cabbage. I found this one in the old Meal Planner archives. Looks easy enough.
Who makes a good corned beef and cabbage around town? If you have a good homemade corned beef recipe, or...
| Mar 14, 2012
The Lansdowne-Baltimore Highlands Senior Center, 424 Third Ave., urges the community to stop by the flea market-bazaar 9-11 a.m. Friday, March 16. Bring your friends and shop for great bargains.
• A St. Patrick's Day celebration is planned for...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 6:43 PM
About a dozen kids sat around a long table Sunday afternoon, waiting for the signal.
Before each of them was a plate loaded with latkes, the potato pancakes of Hanukkah. Whoever cleaned his or her plate first could claim the title: Champion Latke Eater...
| Jan 14, 2012
Barrett's Grill, in Hunt Valley, is attractive and polished enough to qualify for night-out dining, but there's nothing fussy or intimidating about it.
This is the restaurant at Hunt Valley Towne Centre that opened back in 2005 as Greystone Grill. Its...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 3:18 PM
Samson, the Maryland Zoo's young elephant, made quick work of his vegetarian cake while a hillside of children and parents serenaded the birthday boy who is turning 4.
His arching and nimble trunk first went for the prize, one of four big carrot...
| Mar 25, 2012
Wanda Reynolds from Baltimore was looking for a recipe for baked shad. She remembered seeing a recipe for making the fish some years ago in a local newspaper. She thought the recipe called for a long baking time that helped soften the bones.
| Mar 22, 2012
| 3:01 PM
Leo Frett was not just up and out of his Severn home before the birds awoke. He was on an elliptical trainer in the gym by 5 a.m., putting in a couple of miles.
"I got my routine," said Frett, ticking off an exercise schedule that kept him on the move...
| Mar 28, 2012
On March 19, the Greater Baltimore Highlands Community Association met for its monthly meeting.
State Sen. Nancy Jacobs, a Republican who represents District 34 that includes Harford and Cecil counties, was the guest speaker.
Jacobs, a West Virginia...