| 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...
| Nov 25, 2012
Just as Tom and Claudia Towles were opening their second Baltimore toy shop four years ago, the recession hit. The owners of aMuse Toys decided to cut back — not on staff or selling space — but on the number of manufacturers whose products...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 3:51 AM
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Sometimes, we could all use a break from the booze.
Whether you're pregnant, the night's designated driver or just not interested in a crippling hangover in the morning, abstinence has its perks. Sure, your friends are having a blast toasting with...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 5:42 AM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
On Thursday afternoon the cramped Canton bar Nacho Mamas was log-jammed.
Inside the bar, which is decorated like a shrine to National Bohemian, there were more people than Mr. Boh logos on the walls. The waitresses had a...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Dirty Carrots, whose all-vegan salted caramel cupcakes and whoopie pies, have become a popular presence at farmers' markets, is opening a full-time bakery cafe in Fells Point.
Dirty Carrots joins three other Baltimore Farmers' Market vendors who have...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 9:22 AM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical Center regularly contribute a guest post. The latest post is from Cara Shipley, dietetic intern.
In June all of the farmers' markets, like the Orioles, are in full swing. The definition of "local"...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Restaurants serving a traditional Feast of the Seven Fishes menu, along with their regular menus, on Christmas Eve include Donna's (5100 Falls Road, 410-532-7611, donnas.com/crosskeys), Aldo's (306 S. High St., 410-727-0700, aldositaly.com) in...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:50 AM
In Baltimore, the creative transformation of many waterfront industrial structures into restaurants, businesses and homes is making room for developments copying the same industrial and maritime flavor as their older counterparts.
Joe and Meg Biscoe's...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 8:27 PM
Although police had prepared for problems, Thursday's Fourth of July celebrations around Baltimore were mostly trouble-free.
During a news conference just before sunset at the Inner Harbor, Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts said there had...
| Jul 1, 2013
The next time you're out for a pleasant evening stroll on Lancaster Street in Harbor East, make sure you realize that you're in one of Baltimore's most impoverished neighborhoods. The man in the Armani suit walking out of a green glass office building and...
| Jun 18, 2013
Michael's is coming down the JFX. The owners of Michael's Cafe in Timonium have announced plans to add a Federal Hill location.
The new restaurant will be built on what is now a parking lot at South Charles and Cross streets. The plan is for a spring...