| Jun 1, 2012
| 4:40 AM
Before slipping into that white wedding dress and saying "I do," every bride-to-be deserves a proper single-lady send-off.
This month marks the peak of the wedding season, which means it's also one of the most popular times for bachelorette parties....
| Oct 9, 2012
| 2:30 PM
For the second time in the past few weeks, the Harford County Liquor Control Board is poised to take action for the purpose of regulating a business market rather than for the purpose of ensuring public safety.
A few weeks ago, the board voted not to...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:40 AM
The second pour of Maryland Wine Week is coming up. From June 8-17, the Maryland Wineries Association is pairing up with restaurants and wine shops to celebrate local wine and produce.
The event line-up includes winemaker dinners, tasting and wine...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 3:25 AM
Some people think October is a too early to start thinking about Christmas, but not at Glen Mar United Methodist Church, where preparations for its annual Walk to Bethlehem are in full swing.
Now in its fifth year, the free event attracts 1,500...
| 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...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 10:08 AM
From: Tuscany, Italy
Serve with: Clams, oysters
This complex but moderately priced Italian white wine shows the distinctly nutty character of vernaccia, with a strong underlying flavor of minerals. Fruit flavors don't predominate in this...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:05 AM
After receiving much opposition last week from local liquor store owners, the Harford County Liquor Control Board Wednesday voted 3-2 Wednesday to grant a license to PAS Corporation to sell beer, wine and liquor at the former Decker's Wine and Spirits...
| 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...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 1:10 PM
The three years I lived in Santa Fe influenced my style of cooking eternally. The selection of spices, flavor combinations and chilies from that region has an impact on my menu creations and recipes. I wanted to incorporate a classic...
| Oct 12, 2012
The Columbia Association hosts a 1-2-3 Magic Parenting Workshop, led by Lacey Tsonis of the Howard County Office of Children's Services, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the Columbia Association Columbia Gym, 6151 Daylong Lane in...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 8:05 AM
Corkage is coming. Beginning July 1, Maryland joins some 25 other states where diners may bring their own bottles of wine into licensed establishments.
Restaurants can choose whether or not to allow the practice, known as corkage, but must have a permit...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Mark your calendars for the Maryland SPCA's first Wine and Wag Happy Hour of the summer on June 15
Not familiar with the event? There will be wine and beer and snacks, and tours of the adoption center. Bring your dog for off-leash fun-run play, paw-...