| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:44 AM
On a busy Thursday night, the Ale House Columbia vibrates with energy. At the bar and in the dining area, tables are packed with friends and families chatting away. Servers hustle from table to table delivering drinks and appetizers. And just above eye...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 5:24 AM
Santa Claus is out of a job on The Avenue, replaced by a squad of elves.
The Hampden Village Merchants Association voted Sept. 11 not to have anyone play Santa this holiday season, ending a tradition of recent years in which St. Nick, aka handyman...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 5:49 AM
Alex Anderson tried to slowly rotate her body into a warrior yoga pose, but her legs began to tremble, her arms started flailing and she landed with a splash in the pool at MAC Fitness in Harbor East.
The 29-year-old has slid into the position easily...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical System regularly contribute a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth). The latest post is from clinical nutritionist Christine Dobmeier....
| Sep 26, 2012
| 3:05 AM
| 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...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Paddle board yoga became a big craze in the last few years, but the class was limited to the summer months when it was warm.
But now paddle board yoga is coming indoors.
Ultimate Watersports is partnering with MAC Fitness in Harbor East to offer the...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Baltimore County officials said Wednesday a new $300 million development of stores, offices and residential units in Towson will fill a void — and nearly an entire city block — to create what County Executive Kevin Kamenetz called "an urban...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 12:31 PM
Jay Dackman's Canton home is bright, open, contemporary and directly on the waterfront at the Anchorage Marina. The three-story, six-level brick townhouse is filled with framed puzzles of Impressionist masterpieces, hung as they are completed by the 54-...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Baltimore planners want to invite development around mass-transit stations where individuals and families can live, shop and commute without having to get behind the wheel of a car — part of a proposal to modernize the city.
In the 350-page,...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:06 PM
In 1982, Mayor William Donald Schaefer persuaded state lawmakers to try a different approach to urban revitalization. To lure companies to poorer parts of Baltimore and elsewhere in Maryland, the government would dangle a 10-year property tax discount and...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Earlier this month, the team behind the Harbor East wine bar and restaurant Vino Rosina announced that the restaurant would be closing on July 20. At the time, they said that they were already working on a follow-up concept for the same space in the Bagby...