| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Three longtime and well known Bel Air businesses closed earlier this week, leaving some customers surprised.
Freddie's Bar & Grill, on Boulton Street at Tollgate Road, shut its doors for good on Monday, while people at the News Center, a Hallmark...
| May 23, 2012
Certain beaches, restaurants and stores on the Delaware Shore seem to land on everybody's "must-do" list. But there are also plenty of places and activities that get less attention. Maybe they're a few miles from the shore, or take place midweek, or don't...
| May 22, 2012
| 2:51 PM
1. The main food groups are seafood, candy and beer. Though Rehoboth Beach is justifiably well known for its seafood restaurants, homemade fudge and taffy, and the excellent ales at the Dogfish Head Brewing and Eats, the culinary scene offers much more....
| Aug 31, 2012
| 3:55 PM
In 1994, at the age of 26, “Hairspray” sweetheart Ricki Lake had one of the hottest daytime talk shows in the history of television.
With a daily audience of 5.8 million viewers after only one year on-air, “Ricki Lake” was...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 2:47 PM
Charlie Wilson has been alive for 58 years, and has been singing for nearly all of them — first in his church choir and then in the Gap Band, the pioneering funk group he formed at the age of 14 with his brothers Ronnie and Robert.
| Dec 3, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Three weeks ago, the Highlandtown storefront was empty and apparently without prospects.
On Saturday, the space was filled with holiday wreath-making, carefully crafted plant arrangements and free coffee.
The rapid transformation into a "pop-up" shop...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 12:49 AM
Ryan Fitzpatrick of the Bills is from Harvard, and that makes him unique. He's the only quarterback from that school to become an NFL starter.
But there's a common, everyman side to this son of a rocket scientist, and not just because he proposed to...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 12:26 PM
Fall is a get-cozy season full of nostalgia and homey memories. We anticipate the newness of what Seventh Avenue will preview, yet we find security in a certain amount of predictability. Uncluttered is a word that captures the mood of many designers&...
| Jul 23, 2000
Not bad, for a baker who got his start rolling dough in the basement of an East Baltimore rowhouse.
On a recent afternoon, John Paterakis Sr. stood on the roof of a nine-story office tower he's building near Fells Point and inspected the army of more...
| May 8, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Memo to the skeptics: Orlando appears to be supporting three children's hospitals just fine, thank you very much.
Ask Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas. Or Ashley Greene of "Twilight" fame. Jameer Nelson or Johnny Damon could tell you.
Shaq even made a...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 4:32 PM
I'm troubled, Dance Moms Nation. No, not about the overall feeling of discord and dread that seems to have permeated Pittsburgh. No, not about the conspicuous lack off attention my beloved Ohio sign is getting thus far. Not even about how much sleep...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Amazon is buying Kiva Systems, a manufacturer of bright orange robots that scuttle around warehouses filling orders, for $775 million.
The all-cash deal, which is expected to close in the second quarter, will be Amazon's (AMZN, Fortune 500) biggest...