| Mar 6, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Baltimore-area restaurants took to social media on Wednesday to announce weather-related specials, closings and promotions:
Food trucks mostly kept off the road. They Gypsy Queen, Miss Shirley's, South Carolina BBQ, Iced Gems, Kommie Pigs and Wheyrich...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Councilman David Marks has certainly brought glad tidings our way. He issued a statement on Feb. 24 regarding roads in Rodgers Forge and Gaywood that are to be resurfaced in the near future. Councilman Marks stated that "over the next two years, Baltimore...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Eager to avoid a repeat of the violence last St. Patrick's Day, when youths fought in downtown streets and a tourist was beaten unconscious, Baltimore police are stepping up patrols in nightlife centers starting this weekend.
Commanders will add extra...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Charles J. "Chuck" Valle Sr., a retired sales executive and World War II veteran, died Friday of heart failure at his home in Phoenix, Baltimore County. He was 91.
The son of a stonemason and a homemaker, Charles J. "Chuck" Valle Sr. was born in...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 2:00 PM
When Christie Griffiths graduated from Towson University, she found herself going back home to New York City to shop.
After working for New York designers, she came back to Baltimore to open a store she had always dreamed of: Brightside. At this...
| Feb 19, 2013
Three years after opening its original Fells Point hot dog shop, Stuggy's is adding a location in Federal Hill.
The new location will be at 17 E. Cross St. in a an approximately 1,000-square-foot space that was most recently an M&T Bank branch. A Stuggy'...
| Feb 24, 2013
Customers at Towson Hot Bagels usually pay with credit, not cash, when buying a bagel or a bottle of water, triggering fees the merchant must pay to process each transaction.
Now, the shop's owner and retailers across the country may recoup "swipe"...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:01 PM
A Baltimore comic store has joined the growing public outcry over DC Comics' decision to hire a gay-marriage opponent and author to write part of the coming "Adventures of Superman" series.
Joining many shops nationwide, Gorilla King Comics in Fells...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Musician Jackson Browne's managers were so excited when they heard Maryland's high court had struck down Ticketmaster's unpopular user fees in Baltimore that they promised free lifetime tickets to the city resident who had filed suit alleging he'd been...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 6:01 AM
Sure, not everyone wants to celebrate Valentine's Day. It's not so hard to sit it out.
But imagine if you and your sweetheart worked together in the Valentine's Day industry, catering to romance but, come dinnertime on Feb. 14, never able to...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 9:13 PM
Banksy's Cafe has closed in Lake Falls Village. Owners Robb Banks and Will Brown will be focusing on their catering operations, which they had been running out of the same location.
The cafe, which opened in 2009, served made-to-order sandwiches and...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:28 AM
The owners of Michael's Cafe in Timonium have announced plans to add a Federal Hill location.
The new restaurant, which is being planned for a spring 2014 opening, will operate under the Michael's name but with a slightly different concept, according to...