| Oct 29, 2012
| 4:45 PM
As much of the Baltimore region shut down, some businesses made sure they could stay open — come hurricane and high water.
The Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel brought in sandbags, ordered $30,000 in extra food and arranged for employees...
| May 22, 2012
| 12:45 PM
There has been a lot of talk about beer in The Sun recently — news of bar openings, microbreweries setting up shop, even an article about how the owner of National Bohemian helped bring the Orioles to town ("Beer, baseball and Baltimore," May 16)....
| Nov 7, 2012
| 5:14 AM
Dinner at DelMarVa's Southern Cafe isn't exactly the same as a meal at a charming, out-of-the-way Eastern Shore diner. But it's close.
The eatery, which opened this September in the old broom factory building on the Canton-Brewers Hill border, takes...
| Jun 21, 2012
Expectations were predictably high, and how could they not?
Opened in late May after months of anticipation, Of Love and Regret could be Brewers Hill's highest-profile collaboration ever. The duo behind it come with reputations: Stillwater Artisanal...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Open only since the end of May, Of Love & Regret is operating with admirable maturity, confidence and grace. It's a wonderful gathering space for Baltimore, and it's putting out some of the best burgers and good cheer in town.
Plain but not spartan,...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 3:40 PM
The groundbreaking for a Main Street-style shopping center on a 25-acre parcel just south of Brewers Hill is set for the middle of August, the developer said Monday.
Preparatory work on below-grade utilities recently began at the Canton Crossing site,...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 6:38 PM
Officials criticized new plans for the redevelopment of North Baltimore's Rotunda mall on Thursday, questioning whether turning the landmark shopping center inside out — making stores accessible only from outdoor sidewalks — would best serve...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The Federal Transit Administration has given its blessing to the environmental impact assessment for Baltimore's proposed Red Line, clearing the way for final design but adding new urgency to finding the means to pay for the $2.5 billion light rail...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 4:15 PM
The sight of a newly resplendent Everyman Theatre made me get off a bus the other day as I was heading west on Fayette Street. I had to get a closer look at the city's newest gem.
Throughout this year, I've been popping into the entrance of the former...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 11:40 AM
The Prime Rib at Maryland Live Casino opened, quietly, a few weeks ago, six months after the casino's grand opening and 10 months after the surprise announcement that Buzz Beler's storied Baltimore steakhouse was joining the casino's lineup.
| Feb 11, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Rob Kasper's review in today's Live! section is of Trattoria Alberto in Glen Burnie, one of those restaurants that folks are always discovering and recommending (often on this blog).The blogger 100yregg says on This is Gonna be Good that the......
| Feb 28, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The biggest opening so far this year -- the new Mari Luna Bistro, across from the Meyerhoff. The biggest chef move -- Jesse Sandlin left Vino Rosina on January 24.The biggest happy story -- local franchisees found for Gino's......