| Jan 8, 2013
| 3:14 PM
In Greek, "Yasou" means "health to you." It's used as a greeting and a toast, like "Cheers!"
At Yasou Greek Bistro, there's plenty of reason to toast. With simple, nicely cooked takes on Greek specialties and friendly service, the busy Hunt Valley...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 6:17 AM
From the Dining@Large blog:
I am thinking of this less as a definitive list than a starting point for what I hope is an ongoing conversation. The list below badly needs some budget options.
Thanks again to Zippy for telling us about how she does what...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 4:22 PM
UPDATE: The Farmer's Market is ON for Sunday, September 4. I just got a call from Deputy Mayor Kaliope Parthenos confirming it. The Mayor, Parthemos said, made the decision a few weeks ago. I hadn't been notified. Here's Michael Dresser's......
| May 5, 2011
| 10:02 AM
From the moment you sit down, certain restaurants instantly make you feel at ease. It's a quality we crave when we go out to eat, and it's easy to find at SoBo Cafe in Federal Hill.
The atmosphere at this South Baltimore mainstay is raucous and alive...
| Jan 8, 2011
The Kohilas family has been operating Ikaros at the same Greektown address since 1969. That's a very long run for any restaurant, especially a family-owned and -operated establishment. Ikaros is truly beloved by its patrons, who loudly sing the praises of...
| Jan 30, 2011
| 2:21 PM
For months now, members of the Baltimore City Council have been telling Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake what they'd like to see when she draws new boundaries for their districts.
Staffers say the redistricting plan she is scheduled to unveil Monday...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 8:10 AM
Ikaros, which the Kohilas family has operated in the same Greektown location since 1969, will be moving -- one half block up Eastern Avenue.
The move could happen as soon as March 1, according to Xenophon Kohilas, who co-owns the restaurant with his...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:34 AM
You could have knocked someone over with a galaktoboureko. That's how surprising the news was in Greektown that Ikaros, which the Kohilas family has operated in the Eastern Avenue location since 1969, will be moving — a half a block up Eastern...
| Aug 2, 2011
Baltimore's annual Summer Restaurant Week begins its sixth run on Friday and goes through Aug.14. During the 10-day event, participating restaurants will once again offer three-course, fixed-price dinner menus. This year, the dinner menus are fixed at...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 6:35 AM
Baltimore Greek Week is coming back. The second annual celebration of Greek history, culture and food is scheduled to run from March 18-25. This year's theme is "The Mediterranean Diet: A Greek Journey Through Food."
Throughout the eight day event,...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 11:25 AM
The problem: Bike Baltimore signs confuse other cyclists, this time in the Inner Harbor.
The backstory: Let's refresh our memories about last week's Watchdog, which dealt with Bike Baltimore signs that said "Park Avenue" but directed cyclists onto...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 8:42 PM
A mother and two infants escaped without injury after a tree fell on a building in Greektown late Saturday night, a city fire spokesman said.
Firefighters responded to the 5100 block of Fait Avenue just after 11:15 p.m., said Chief Kevin Cartwright.