| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:05 AM
The folks from Benjamin Moore paints have done a wonderful job freshening up our Main Street. A few months ago, we won a nationwide contest to be included in about 20 Main Streets that would get a free face-lift.
The work started a few weeks ago, and...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:28 AM
The menu at Rosario's Italian Kitchen covers everything from fried shrimp to breakfast all day, but as the restaurant's name implies, for many, dinner time here means Italian. And at this friendly Rosedale spot that opened in 2012, those Italian dinners...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 10:57 AM
On sunny Saturday in mid-May, Caitlin Moran kicked off summer early, with friends, cocktails, and a busy grill.
Moran, an Annapolis-based stylist and editorial director of the lifestyle website The Glitter Guide, is an expert party hostess – so...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Agents from the Maryland Comptroller's Office have filed multiple charges against the owner of a Harford County winery after they found the winery was operating without a license, among other alleged violations.
In all, the owner of Legends Vineyard...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 1:25 PM
[Editor's note: Cristie Kerr, a member of Team USA in the inaugural LPGA International Crown, to be played July 24-27 at Caves Valley Golf Club, will be blogging for The Baltimore Sun about her experience.]
Hello from across the pond!
| Mar 19, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Welcoming bars are nothing new in downtown Annapolis, and restaurants that celebrate southern food and Prohibition's repeal are nothing new anywhere anymore.
But Dry 85, which opened on Main Street on the first day of 2014, combines all those things,...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:48 PM
It’s just not safe to get married in Westeros these days.
Ever since he ordered the beheading of the heroic Ned Stark in the first season of “Game of Thrones,” viewers have been patiently waiting for the insufferable boy-king Joffrey...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:22 PM
A new MVA rule forbidding younger people from renewing their driver's license in person is getting complaints from those just turning 21 who want to have their first drink, Harford County's liquor inspector said.
As of April 1, the MVA requires anyone...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:08 PM
From: Livermore Valley, Calif.
Serve with: Grilled red meat, pasta in red sauce
Concannon is one of California's masters of petite sirah, one of the state's best but most underrated red wine grapes. This premium version, a step up from its...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Although the spring season may seem shorter this year because of its late arrival, outdoor activities are here already; this month marks the beginning of three annual open-air events in Sykesville.
One event is a free concert series, Sykesville First...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 7:45 AM
From: Napa Valley, Calif.
Serve with: Grilled meats, pizza
This blend of red grape varieties is a stunning value from one of the world's greatest growing regions. It combines cabernet sauvignon, merlot, zinfandel and petite sirah in a...
| May 27, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Serve with: Lamb, steak & kidney pie
Randall Grahm of Bonny Doon Vineyards brings us his playful take on the style of red Bordeaux enjoyed in a fine old London club. It's a liquid repudiation of the huge, highly alcoholic...