| Feb 28, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Virginia B. Machovec, a retired city public school cafeteria cashier and longtime hospital volunteer, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. She was 92.
The daughter of a Cross Street Market worker and a homemaker, Virginia...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 3:51 PM
Carol Fabian, a Ravens season ticket holder, had waited to buy tickets to the pair of away games she normally attends.
But with the NFL lockout officially coming to a close Monday, not only can Fabian purchase those tickets, she can join many fellow fans...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 12:55 PM
Just as houses come in all different designs and sizes, so do the families that live within them.
The large, end-of-group rowhouse in Federal Hill that belongs to the Johnson family shelters multiple generations.
"We are three generations of women, a...
| Sep 24, 2011
The cardboard models showed what a new town hall near Cross Street Market in Federal Hill could look like.
The graduate architecture students at Morgan State University crowded around professor Sanjit Roy as he critiqued the miniature buildings one by...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 7:17 AM
Baltimore Beer Week is about to take over the city for 11 days, or it just seems that way. But don't forget the annual OysterFest down in Federal Hill.
Ryleigh's Oyster Ball is Thursday night. Tickets sales are going well, Scotti Offutt of Ryleigh's...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 5:42 PM
A Florida man repeated Sunday as champion of the U.S. National Oyster Shucking Contest held in St. Mary's County.
The 2010 champion, Michael Martin, of Panama City Beach, won again, based on how quickly and completely he shucked 24 oysters, according...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 4:31 AM
Just hours after Baltimore police issued a directive telling its 3,100 officers that they can't arrest or seize cameras from people merely for photographing or videotaping them, officers were caught on tape seemingly doing just that.
On Tuesday, the...
| May 2, 2012
If you're like us, you're itching for Tiki Barge weather. If you're bartender Megan Morstein, it's already started. It's the Columbia, MD native's second season serving drinks on the Barge, and she could not be more excited. "[Tiki Barge] is the only...
| May 29, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Looking for some new places for your eating-out repertoire? We caught up with some of chefs in town to find out where they go when they're not dishing out fare at their own spots.
Note: All restaurants are in Baltimore unless otherwise indicated.
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:39 PM
How many cars do you reckon pass each day through the intersection of Mountain Road and Belair Road in Fallston?
Tony Ashe says about 85,000 cars, give or take a Buick, are swinging near the Mallet Restaurant and Crabhouse, his new multilevel,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:55 AM
For this week's weekend dining review of Republic Noodle, Kit Waskorn Pollard subs in for John Houser III.
Republic Noodle opened in September just south of Cross Street Market in the Riverside neighborhood. If you walk by Republic Noodle when it's...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 7:45 AM
Grilled Cheese & Co. opened in Federal Hill last Friday. The new restaurant takes over the Dangerously Delicious Pies space on the block of Light Street just north of Cross Street Market -- you know, right where those two banking machines are. This...