| May 9, 2012
| 10:56 AM
The English Consul Volunteer Fire Department, 2827 Michigan Ave., hosts the annual shrimp feast from 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, May 12, costing $35 per person. A DJ will provide music.
In addition to steamed shrimp, shrimp soup and shrimp creole,...
| May 16, 2012
| 7:25 AM
While it's certainly true that there's no place like home, it behooves us now and then to venture out of "Harrid Cownee" and see what's happening elsewhere. Which is why we recently ventured into Anne Arundel County, to check out how the new casino is...
| May 12, 2012
| 11:32 PM
Tuesday, 3 p.m., Patuxent Research Refuge, National Wildlife Visitor Center. Film on the extinction of Hawaiian bird species and suggested solutions and mitigation methods.
Friday through next Sunday, 10th annual...
| May 16, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Khalid Chaudry won't give up the recipes behind the food at his new Mount Vernon restaurant, Alladin Kabob. When pressed about the magic behind the meat samosas, or the sprinkle of red powder on a lemon sitting atop a small salad, the restaurant's owner...
| May 16, 2012
Christ Deaf Church's members and friends do their best to help raise funds for deaf and blind adults who'd like to go camping. The group's yearly push to solicit donations for scholarship money usually pays off well.
However, this year, there are more...
| May 17, 2012
| 4:00 AM
It's cookout season, which means plenty of temptations to indulge.
But eatingwell.com says that there are ways to make picnic and cookout foods healthier.
This weeks healthy recipe, broccoli salad, comes from their list.
Eatingwell.com said it is...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 12:59 PM
Is it too late to transplant crape myrtle or birch?
In general, you can transplant until the ground freezes. Go ahead and transplant the crape myrtle. The birch, however, is on a short list of trees that are exceptions to the rule. It should be...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 12:50 PM
When we first heard about Birroteca, it was described as an artisanal pizza joint. Birroteca does have pizzas — good, wood-fired pizzas with chewy crusts and fancy ingredients, but there's more to it than that.
Some of your friends and...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Leon Lineburg called the annual Fourth of July celebrations that sends a parade through downtown Arbutus "busy as the devil."
If anyone would know about the buzz of activity that includes a flyover by A-10 jets, marching bands and community groups,...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 10:31 AM
Christ United Methodist Church is observing its golden anniversary. For 50 years, members of the church on Florida Avenue have spread the good news by serving the community and engaging in mission work throughout the world.
A celebration of this...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Though outside the leaves were changing, when we sat down for dinner at Marlin and Ray's Seafood and Sunsets, we had sand between our toes. Thanks to fun drinks, good seafood and laid-back service, getting a little sandy felt right.
The Bel Air eatery,...
| Nov 8, 2012
You have to be in pretty good shape to make it up the myriad stairs leading to the main dining room at the Ellicott Mills Brewing Company. But once there – above the din of the street level bar – you'll be glad you made the effort. The...