| 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...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 8:15 AM
The family who owned Blue, the dog that bit the elderly lady in Greektown, made a tough decision — but the right one — by requesting that Blue be euthanized. ("Pit Bull attack upsets neighborhood," June 8.) The Michael Vick story proved...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Please allow me to clarify People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals' position on pit bulls in light of Sal Grifasi's letter to the editor ("When pit bulls have more rights than humans," June 12).
PETA supports measures that protect both pit bulls...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 5:00 AM
I am 14 years and just finishing the 8th grade at Parkville Middle School. I am also a Boy Scout and in the process of earning my Communications Merit Badge. As part of the requirements for this badge, I have to submit a editorial or comment to a local...
| 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...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 1:07 PM
If you knew what actually happened to Georgia Gould in 2008 as she regained consciousness on a stretcher in California, IV sticking into her arm, your first question might be a lot like Georgia's.
She knew she'd blacked out on the...
| 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,...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:42 AM
Baltimore police are seeking help identifying a man who on March 15 robbed a Wells Fargo Bank in the 4800 block of Eastern Ave., near Greektown and just west of Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
Police said the man handed a teller a note implying...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 3:47 PM
Inside Baltimore's St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church early Saturday, the Rev. Michael Pastrikos stood on the dais and chanted prayers before an ornate altar adorned with icons of holy figures.
The smell of spiced incense filled the dimly lit sanctuary...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Thomas Joseph Lopresti, a longtime Towson barber and volunteer at Our Daily Bread, died April 12 of leukemia at Mercy Medical Center. The Timonium resident was 72.
He was raised in East Baltimore, the son of Italian immigrants Carmello and Innocenta...
| May 14, 2012
| 5:07 PM
The Army's next-generation carbine may come out of a Highlandtown machine shop best known for making high-volume bottling equipment for major drink makers.
Adcor Industries Inc. learned this month that it was among a handful of weapons makers selected to...