| Nov 19, 2013
Business looks to be blooming in Mount Washington's commercial district. On Newbury Street, the Mount Washington Tavern recently celebrated the first anniversary of its reopening after a late-night fire tore through the North Baltimore gathering spot....
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:20 AM
On Thursday, Nov. 21, at 6:30 p.m., Tersiguel's French Country Restaurant welcomes this season's Beaujolais noveau, as they have been doing for the past 40 years.
Some years the wine has arrived by helicopter in the back parking lot. Other years it's...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 2:54 PM
2012 Fairview Goats do Roam red wine
From: South Africa
Serve with: Hamburgers, pizza
It seemed fitting to toast Nelson Mandela with a South African wine. In addition to everything else he accomplished, Mandela cleared the way for...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Howard County police have cited five businesses for selling alcohol to underage customers, according to a news release.
St. John's Liquors, in Ellicott City; Glenwood Wine and Spirits, in Glenwood; Village Liquors, in Clarksville; and Vinoland Liquors,...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:23 PM
300 Franklin St., Havre de Grace
The Vineyard Wine Bar
142 N. Washington St., Havre de Grace
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Fresh porcini mushrooms, with their earthy flavor and aroma, are an exciting find. At Scotto’s Cafe, chef-owner Victor Scotto takes advantage of the prized mushroom’s late fall season with a decadent dish of porcini risotto (available as a...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The PTA Council of Howard County is holding a debate on Common Core at Reservoir High School on Dec. 8, 5 to 8 p.m. This is a great time to learn about the changes that are happening with our school's curriculum.
Congratulations to Forest Ridge Fifth...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:47 AM
There's nothing wrong with slapping together some bread, mayo and turkey in the days following Thanksgiving. But eating what seems like an endless stream of cold sandwiches after the holiday can get a bit dull.
So avoid getting stuck in the boring...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 8:36 AM
It really is the most wonderful time of the year: check your guest list twice, deck your halls and prepare to celebrate straight through to the New Year.
Whatever your holiday traditions — Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Las Posadas — it's the...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Baltimore restaurateurs Tony Foreman and Cindy Wolf announced Monday that a second Petit Louis Bistro will open on the downtown Columbia lakefront.
The 6,943 square foot French restaurant, which the pair hope to open by the end of the year, will...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:15 AM
It's here! I know we've all been listening to Burl Ives singing "Holly Jolly Christmas" in the grocery store for weeks now, but we historic district lovers know the holiday season doesn't really start until we enjoy our beloved Midnight Madness, a holiday...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 12:47 PM
2010 Wolfgang Puck Red Wine Blend
Serve with: Beef roast, leg of lamb
Celebrity-named wines don't always live up to their star-studded labels, but this red wine from the famous chef can only bolster his reputation. It's...