| Aug 12, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Amanda says her little buddy Stephen went home and she misses him. Kenny, the beast in the kitchen, doesn't know why he always ends up in the middle. It's time to "unleash the beast." Oooh. I'm scared.Quickfire challenge: Red state......
| Sep 23, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Nobody blinks at a cafe in a bookstore. But in a flower shop?The Dutch Connection of Harbor East will open what it calls a European-style cafe in its shop Oct. 1. On one side of the walk-in cooler, you'll find......
| Mar 4, 2007
When she envisioned a deluxe newsstand, the kind of place to find glossy magazines in dozens of languages, obscure literary journals and fashion quarterlies that cost as much as $90, Christina Cieri thought of only one location. Harbor East.
| Feb 4, 2010
On the first day of kindergarten at Grace and St. Peter's School, a quiet girl was sitting alone, a new student in a room of boisterous children. • Stephanie Rawlings marched up, introduced herself and took charge: "You're going to play with us...
| Feb 9, 2010
Santoni's Super Market, an independent grocery in East Baltimore, closed early for the first time in its 80-year history Saturday afternoon after a major delivery from its supplier didn't arrive and employees couldn't get through the snow to work.
| Oct 2, 2009
One minute Eric Foster was touting cheese-making as a way to put the endangered family dairy farm on easy street. The next, his wife, Holly, was elbow deep in a vat of curds and whey, struggling to keep their morning's work from literally going down the...
| Apr 14, 2005
Where: Hodson Hall, Johns Hopkins University Homewood Campus, 3400 N. Charles St.
When: 3 p.m. Sunday.
Why: Because cellist Gita Ladd will play Bach. And after the short recital, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Galway Kinnell will read from his work....
| May 9, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Total time: About 4 hours after 1 hour salt-curing
Servings: 10 to 12 with leftovers
Note: Heritage turkeys are still available at Bristol Farms (most locations), www.bristolfarms.com; and Whole Foods Markets (all Southern California locations), www....
| May 9, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Total time: 1 hour, 10 minutes
Note: Niçoise and Picholine olives are at selected supermarkets such as Whole Foods and Bristol Farms.
2 Cornish game hens, about 1 3/4 to 2 pounds each, washed and dried
4 Meyer lemons, divided
| Oct 9, 2010
I can't hear the word "plastics" without thinking of "The Graduate." When the film was released in 1967, plastics may have represented the future, but today we're faced with the past — what to do with all those used wrappers, bottles and...
| Oct 14, 2010
It's October, the weather's cooling off and the classic idea is a German Oktoberfest-type beer. But there's a world of other malty beers out there.
Moylan's Kilt Lifter (not the only Scottish-style ale to bear a somewhat rude name) is widely available...
| Nov 12, 2010
One of the rarest and most sought-after fruits, the Australian finger lime, has started showing up in significant quantities at the Santa Monica farmers market, creating a minor sensation. The fruit's appearance is enough to excite wonder: from the...