| Aug 19, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Nouveau Contemporary Goods is leaving Belvedere Square to return to Baltimore's Mount Vernon neighborhood.
The contemporary furniture store will get a new name too, Nouveau Home & Interior Design, to reflect an expansion into transitional as well as...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:32 AM
The home furnishings store Nouveau Contemporary Goods is leaving Belvedere Square after 10 years and moving back to its roots in Mount Vernon, co-owners Steve Appel and Lee Whitehead announced this week.
They said they have leased 2,300 square feet of...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 3:00 AM
In two terms on the Baltimore City Council, William H. Cole IV has earned a reputation as an enthusiastic champion of downtown development.
That history — and his close ties to the business community — make him a great choice to jump-start...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:09 PM
This fall, 11-year-old Shayna Slatkin will start middle school. Before her first class, she and her mother will cover all the usual bases: shopping for new notebooks, pencils and erasers — and visiting a spa for a new look.
Shayna, who lives in...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Baltimore City has rejected a controversial liquor license transfer to York Road, the latest salvo in a longstanding effort by area residents to upgrade the aging corridor and end a glut of unwanted bars and package good stores.
In this case, license...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 1:23 PM
All day Tuesday, they came to the Grand Cru wine bar with swollen red eyes, hugging one another and trying to make sense of the loss of a good friend and boss.
They lifted a glass and reminisced about Nelson Carey, the genial and worldly publican of...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:05 PM
On Friday, Belvedere Square will help pay tribute to the late Nelson Carey, the owner of Grand Cru, a European-style wine bar that has been one of the longtime anchors of the North Baltimore marketplace.
From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., during Belvedere Square'...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:33 PM
People crowded around a large map of York Road on Thursday, placing color-coded stickers on sections of the corridor where they want more retail, restaurants or service-oriented businesses.
Alfred Wainwright put several stickers on spots that he would...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
New advances in wine technology are great news for people who thrive on variety and experimentation. With more Baltimore-area restaurants adopting an array of advanced wine-dispensing systems — from kegs to devices that allow wine to be poured...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Nelson Carey, the popular owner of the Grand Cru wine bar at Belvedere Square, has died.
Carey died early this morning at Greater Baltimore Medical Center, according to Barbara Carr, his sister-in-law.
The cause of death was an apparent heart attack,...
| May 12, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Take vodka, rum, whiskey, bourbon, peach schnapps, orange juice, pineapple juice, sour mix, orange-flavored liqueur, elderflower-flavored liqueur, shake, pour into a souvenir glass and garnish with an orange slice, cherry and mint sprig.
Then dump it on...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Sam Holden, a Baltimore-based photographer whose work appeared throughout the country, died Saturday after collapsing suddenly while doing yard work on his father's farm in Bel Air. He was 44.
Mr. Holden operated a studio in Little Italy and worked as a...