| Jan 31, 2013
| 7:55 AM
A new Sofi's Crepes has opened in Fells Point.
The new cafe is in the Brown's Wharf complex on Thames Street, which also houses Amuse Toys and Ten Thousand Villages. The new location, which is set back in the courtyard, facing the pier, will have a...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Charles Louis von Nordeck, a jazz guitarist who led a quartet and was later a wine salesman, died of cancer Dec. 25 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 66 and lived in Stoneleigh.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Royden Blaine von Nordeck,...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 4:05 PM
On a blustery Saturday a few days before Christmas, the thirsty and the simply curious took a break from their last-minute shopping and headed to the Union Brewing Co. in Woodberry.
There they took in a whimsical man cave on wheels that has been...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Call it manifest restaurant destiny. In 2012, Baltimore-based restaurateurs set about expanding their empires, or at least their brands.
Clementine opened a second location in the Creative Alliance in Highlandtown, the team behind Langermann's in...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 1:37 PM
The closing of Crush restaurant is not a reflection on the health of business at Belvedere Square shopping center, say merchants, a property manager, city councilman and city planner.
In fact, they say, despite the sudden shuttering of the white-...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Crush has closed. The last day of service for the Belvedere Square restaurant was apparently Thursday.
Crush, which opened in 2008, was from Daniel Chaustit, who had been the "Daniel" half of Timonium's still-running Christopher Daniel restaurant. ...
| May 14, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Grand Cru, a mainstay of Govan's Belvedere Square, is a quiet little secret of a good cocktail joint.
You associate the place with wine, I'm sure. But they have a pretty nice little drink program and a team of bartenders who can make you just about...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Mid-Atlantic Fine Furnishings Show
Rug maker Michael Heilman will highlight the 2013 Mid-Atlantic Fine Furnishings Show, which will take place at Maryland State Fairgrounds on May 3-5. Heilman will use handheld rug-making tools dating from 1870 to 1970...
| May 1, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Try these plush, luxurious and soft throws for a winning gift this Mother's Day. The 54-by-72-inch throws by Anali are 100 percent baby alpaca and come in three colors; grey, camel and ivory. The throws also feature embroidery detail in peacock and ginko....
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:17 AM
Crush has closed. The last day for the Belvedere Square restaurant was Nov. 28.
Crush, which opened in 2008, was from Daniel Chaustit, who had been the "Daniel" half of Timonium's still-running Christopher Daniel restaurant.
There is no firm word yet on...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 7:51 AM
Ask bookstore owner Benn Ray which he prefers, Black Friday or Small Business Saturday, and he will give you a straight answer.
"I prefer the one that's going to bring in the most money," said Ray, president of the Hampden Village Merchants...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:15 AM
A small, vacant lot near Belvedere Square is causing a big stir as Baltimore City prepares to sell it after backing out of a previous sale.
The vacant lot, located at 431 Hutchins Ave., was the subject of a bidding war last year between a church, which...