| Sep 5, 2012
| 7:45 AM
We tend to think of casseroles and stews as one-dish meals, but a main dish salad fills the bill as well. And at this time of year, when summer hasn't quite finished with us — nor, happily, the local farmers markets — these colorful, crunchy...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Each week a nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center provides a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is printed here. This week, Shanti Lewis, RD, CNSD, weighs in on...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:43 AM
It's getting down to the wire, my friends. Five chefs remain: Lorena, Chris, Patricia, Takashi, and Kerry.
This week the Quickfire challenge is all about prep (my favorite kind!). Each chef must separate 18 eggs, grate two pounds of parmesan, and butcher...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:15 AM
The Lisbon United Methodist Church will hold its semi-annual Ham and Oyster Supper on Oct. 20 from 1 to 5:30 p.m. Dinner will be served family-style. Carry outs will also be available.
The dinner menu includes fried oysters, ham, green beans, corn,...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 6:00 AM
It's a boy!
The fifth restaurant from Baltimore restaurateurs Tony Foreman and Cindy Wolf is named Johnny's. Scheduled to open Tuesday morning in Roland Park, Johnny's will serve breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week.
• Get a sneak peek:...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Martha Socolar from Baltimore was looking for a recipe for a pasta salad with turkey that she said was printed on a box of Mueller's shell pasta in the mid-1990s. She said the recipe was on the box for a long time, but she never copied it down. Sue Housel...
| Oct 12, 2012
'Saturday Night at the Movies'
The Gary J. Arthur Community Center hosts a screening of "Monster House" (rated PG) from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at 2400 Route 97 in Cooksville. Admission is $4, $2 for center members, and includes popcorn and a...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 6:10 AM
Remember the gourmet cafe? That was what they called those places that put chutney on your turkey sandwich. They've come back, but we don't call them gourmet anymore.
Artifact Coffee, the new project from the Woodberry Kitchen, lies just across the Light...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:35 AM
Wiley Gunter's is an easy place to like.
It has everything a great neighborhood bar needs: super-friendly bartenders, big TVs, walls covered with sports memorabilia and a menu stocked with well-executed takes on familiar bar food.
With all that, it's no...
| May 31, 2012
| 6:35 AM
Thursday is Crepe Night at Bonjour, Gayle Brier-Billebault and Gerard Billebault's Mount Washington bakery and cafe. Because patrons take their crepe's on the purple farmhouse's front porch, the weekly event is weather permitting. Tonight, it looks like...
| 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...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 4:06 AM
Jeff Fitchett believes that a decent steak doesn't have to break the bank. At Poor Boy Steakhouse, he proves it.
Fitchett, working with Kyle Algaze, opened the Severna Park restaurant last fall in the space vacated by the duo's other spot, the...