| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Organizers of Maryland's tax-free shopping week are aiming to give back-to-school buying in August the kind of boost that Black Friday gives to holiday spending each fall.
Now in its fourth year, the annual tax holiday gives consumers a break on the...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 3:31 PM
I put a question to one of Southeast Baltimore's busiest restaurateurs: What is the secret behind the steady growth of so many Latino restaurants flourishing along the old commercial corridor in Highlandtown?
"People are looking for portions, price and...
| Sep 1, 2013
Much of the landmark Inner Harbor developments are in the neighborhood of three decades old (Harborplace turned 30 officially in 2010), which lands them somewhere short of historic. Unfortunately, the project's genesis is fading even as many of the...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Baltimore doesn't get to host the NFL Kickoff game on Thursday night, but fans can still have plenty of fun. There's the Keith Urban concert at 7:30 p.m. And a whole bunch of waterfront restaurants are running food and drink specials for game-watchers....
| Sep 7, 2013
| 3:56 PM
When developer Michael Beatty comes home from a hard day of reshaping the city's skyline, first with Harbor East and now with its neighbor, Harbor Point, he relaxes by cooking.
"I love seeing projects through, but they take so long to get done,"...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The Hollywood Diner has had a turbulent history in Baltimore.
Here's a look back.
1981 — Location scouting begins for the MGM production “Diner,” which is to be filmed in and around Baltimore. The Hilltop Diner, the northwest...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:30 AM
The McCormick World of Flavors store at Harborplace will be offering cooking classes, with the first set for July 11.
A 1 1/2-hour class featuring a grilling-themed menu will be led by Chef Gabby Quintana in McCormick & Co.'s retail space in the Light...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:37 PM
U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, the Republican Party's nominee for vice president last year, challenged the Maryland GOP on Thursday night to follow the example of the party in his home state of Wisconsin and take back the State House.
Bringing a message of hope...
| May 29, 2013
| 6:20 AM
J. Paul's at Harborplace is throwing a patio party Thursday night.
The $25 ticket includes "heavy appetizers," house wine, rail drinks and Natty Boh cans.
A portion of the proceeds from the evening will benefit Boys Hope Girls Hope of Baltimore, a...
| May 20, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Shoe and apparel retailer Johnston & Murphy has opened in Towson Town Center in Towson.
The new 1,842-square-foot store, which opened Friday, is located on the mall’s second level in the Crate & Barrel wing, mall officials said.
The Towson ...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:00 AM
A McCormick & Co. culinary expert will be on hand Saturday at the spice maker's Inner Harbor store to whip up Mexican cuisine for Cinco de Mayo.
McCormick World of Flavors is planning two cooking demonstrations, one at noon featuring Mexican Corn...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 4:22 PM
City leaders hope that by this time next year they'll have returned from Annapolis with funds to put toward making the Inner Harbor what its original designers intended it to be — "a playground for Baltimoreans."
"The city has changed so much...