| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Bond Street Social executive chef Neill Howell is leaving the Fells Point restaurant to open a daytime cafe, Corner Pantry, in Baltimore County. Howell will run Corner Pantry with his wife, Emily.
Howell said he has signed a six-year lease for the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The votes are in!
Here are the winners of the Maryland Family Readers’ Choice Awards 2013:
Best story time
Irvine Nature Center (Owings Mills)
Howard County Library Miller Branch (Ellicott City)...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:50 AM
There's news out of Taneytown. The Antrim 1844 Country House Hotel has announced that Spencer Wolff is the new executive chef at its Smokehouse Restaurant.
Wolff replaces Michael Gettier, who left his position at the country house hotel earlier this...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:30 AM
We read with interest Rebbecca Ruggles' commentary on Fells Point residents' concern regarding the presence of chromium 6 contamination near the site of the proposed Harbor Point project ("The toll of development," Oct. 25).
Residents are rightly...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Dorothy Beksinski Higdon, a homemaker and former secretary once active in scouting, died of heart disease Friday at her Mays Chapel home. She was 89.
Born Dorothy Beksinski in Baltimore and raised in Fells Point, she was the daughter of Walter and...
| Oct 5, 2013
With long-term repair work on the Jones Falls Expressway underway, and major funding for the Red Line coming, Baltimore is in the midst of and building up to a large amount of transportation work — all with an eye toward better connectivity and...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:37 PM
A curtain is falling on the era of X-rated movie theaters in Baltimore with the city's last adult movie house up for auction next week.
The Apex, which has shown pornographic films in a squat two-story brick building in Upper Fells Point for more than...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:15 AM
The Fells Point Fun Festival will bring road closures to the neighborhood this weekend, according to the Baltimore Department of Transportation.
Beginning at 5 p.m. Friday, Broadway will be closed to through traffic between Eastern Avenue and Fleet...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Robbi Behr, 37, and Matthew Swanson, 38, specialize in what they call "odd, commercially nonviable picture books for adults."
The married couple quit their office jobs seven years ago to operate Idiots'books, a small, indie publishing house based out of...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Eddy Whitely loads a blanket-wrapped item of furniture into his the van on a chilly weekday morning, but the co-owner of Orions Objects, a furniture dealer that specializes in midcentury modern design, isn't taking the piece for delivery.
He's taking it...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:58 AM
The team behind Bond Street Social and Mad River has secured a liquor license for the Fells Point location where Shuckers closed this summer.
Michael Mastellone, one of the partners in the project, said his team is creating a modern Mexican restaurant...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 3:32 PM
When Toni Coleman walked into Career Connections in Baltimore's Park Heights a month ago, she saw the rows of computers and training classrooms she'd expected of a new employment center.
But Coleman, who's struggled for about a year to find work, said...