| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Suddenly, first anniversary parties are the thing for restaurants. And why not? The first year for a restaurant is a tough one, so who can blame them for wanting to celebrate? Call in some chef friends to lend a hand and give yourselves a big pat on the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 11:34 AM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake came to The Charmery on Wednesday to promote Hampden's new ice cream parlor as a success story of the city's fledgling micro-loan program for small businesses — and to try the new "S.R.B." flavor , a swirl of...
| Aug 6, 2013
The forthcoming Belvedere Square restaurant from Woodberry Kitchen owner Spike Gjerde has a name: Shoo-Fly.
First announced in May, the "farmhouse diner" is being readied for a mid-September opening in the free-standing building that was formerly Crush,...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:36 AM
Surveying shelves filled with shrunken skulls, prosthetic legs, stuffed raccoons, vials marked "Biohazard," and a jar of gallstones, was the mounted head of an African wildebeest.
The owners nicknamed him Stanley.
July 5 was opening day of Hampden's...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says the city has nothing to lose and much to gain by borrowing $107 million to pay for new roads, parks and other infrastructure at Harbor Point, a now-empty tract envisioned as a glittering mini-city on Baltimore's...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:39 AM
The forthcoming Belvedere Square restaurant from Woodberry Kitchen owner Spike Gjerde has a name - it's Shoo-Fly.
First announced in May, the “farmhouse diner” is being readied for a mid-September opening in the free-standing building that...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Buying a new car is exciting for anyone, but for Anne Mekalian, a quadruple amputee, it was miraculous.
"It was so exciting," said Mekalian, 67, who purchased the Subaru Crosstrek last month and is waiting for it to be adapted for her special needs....
| Aug 22, 2013
Dan Rodricks' column ("Following the big money to Harbor Point," Aug. 18) makes me angry. It's people like Mr. Rodricks who hold this city back from any progress. He continually pits rich against poor, black vs. white, to name a few, which only helps...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Date: June 22, 2013
Her story: Katherine Cox, 28, grew up in Baltimore. She is an exercise physiologist in the cardiac department at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital. Her mother, Donna Cox, works for the L. Warner Cos. Inc. in Timonium, and her father,...
| May 7, 2013
After seven years running his own kitchen at Salt, his Upper Fells Point restaurant that put duck-fat fries, Wagyu sliders and changing menus on Baltimore's food map, Jason Ambrose is stepping aside.
Ambrose is turning over Salt's day-to-day kitchen...
| Jul 1, 2013
Harbor Point, 27 acres of mostly vacant land on the Inner Harbor, is poised for one of the most significant developments in Baltimore's history. After losing 300,000 residents and many businesses during the past 40 years, Baltimore needs to grow its...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:58 AM
Joe Shatus' mother died Saturday morning, June 22, the same day that his father died 31 years earlier.
Late that afternoon, the retired fundraiser, 67, sat at a patio table outside the market at Belvedere Square. There, 30 people, young and old and from...