| Dec 27, 2011
| 8:23 PM
Whether true or just a bit of wishful folklore, champagne was reportedly first cooked up by the French Benedictine monk Pierre Perignon (c. 1638-1715). When Dom Perignon first tasted his concoction, he is reported to have said, "Come quickly, I am...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 12:01 PM
Operators of the Senator Theatre were waiting anxiously this week to hear whether they will be awarded state historic tax credits for their planned $3 million expansion and renovation of the landmark 1939 Art Deco cinema house.
They did not make the...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 2:36 PM
Thomas A. Kiefaber was ordered Friday to stay away from the historic Senator Theatre he once owned, as well as the Charles Theatre, for six months.
Baltimore District Judge Halee F. Weinstein signed the order after the new operator of the Senator Theatre...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 2:45 PM
Summer Sounds at the Square — at the Belvedere Square shopping center, York Road and Belvedere Avenue, contrinues its free weekly outdoor concert series with Mambo Combo, July 29, 6-9 p.m. Go to http://www.belvederesquare.com.
| Aug 4, 2011
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| Aug 16, 2011
| 11:46 AM
The perspectives of more than a half dozen artists have greeted customers of Atwater's who venture upstairs at the Frederick Road bakery throughout August.
And it's likely that one of the people who served customers their coffee or pastry is...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:54 PM
"History is the greatest narrative," the Rev. Heber Brown III told more than 20 people in the pews Feb. 17 at Pleasant Hope Baptist Church.
The church held a Black History Month event that was billed as "a celebration of north Baltimore's black history,"...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:51 PM
Seven years have passed since Hekemian & Co. purchased the Rotunda and made grand plans to redevelop it as a mixed-use mall.
There would be apartments, additional office space and retail, restaurants and underground parking, and a new, state-of-the-art...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:00 PM
M.J. "Jay" Brodie, who has headed Baltimore's economic development agency under four mayors and helped shepherd projects such as the Harbor East redevelopment, said Thursday he plans to retire.
The Baltimore native and former city housing commissioner is...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 1:48 PM
Tryko Partners LLC, a Brick, N.J.-based private equity real estate group, said Tuesday it purchased the 253-unit Park Raven apartments in Baltimore from Continental Realty Corp.
The purchase price was not immediately available. With the acquisition,...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Michael Edward "Mick" King, a longtime Mount Royal Tavern bartender who in addition to pumping beer and pouring shots was an accomplished artist and sometime musician, died March 3 of a heart attack at the venerable Bolton Hill bar. The Govans resident...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 3:00 AM
If our largest banks are the "one-percenters" of American capitalism, small business is our 99.
And, just as our largest corporations are ruling the roost in Washington, so too do they rule in Annapolis. In fact, Maryland's politics have become so...