| Nov 21, 2012
| 11:37 AM
We'll be posting Black Friday dining specials here.
The Breakfast Shoppe in Severna Park is giving away a diamond. That's right, a half-carat diamond worth $1,200. The first 101 guests to check-in on the Breakfast Shoppe Facebook page will reach their...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 12:45 PM
The threat of automatic spending cuts by the federal government caused companies to press the pause button on real estate expansion in the Baltimore region during the third quarter, according to analysts.
"It reflects the nature of the economic drivers...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Danielle DiFerdinando's resume was already packed. The Ellicott City native's handbags had been stocked by the likes of Bergdorf Goodman, sold from Fifth Avenue to Tokyo, and carried by tastemakers like Rachel Zoe and Anna Dello Russo.
But last October,...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 5:48 AM
Bourdain is back, James Joyce turns 10, and more upcoming Baltimore dining events:
Thursday - James Joyce Irish Pub and Restaurant is throwing a 10th anniversary party with music by O'Malley's March. The public party starts at 8 p.m., preceded by an...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Roman Catholic bishops convening in Baltimore joined students and volunteers Sunday to transform a Harbor East hotel corridor into a food-packing operation to benefit West African orphans and battered women.
Measuring out thousands of plastic bags of dry...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 4:51 AM
What's a country star to do with afull day in Baltimore and no idea how to spend it? Ask her fans, of course.
LeAnn Rimes, with time to spend here after her weekend Girls With Guitars benefit concert, took to Twitter early Monday morning with the plea:...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:36 PM
Meeting for the first time since voters in Maryland and two other states legalized same-sex marriage, members of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops said Tuesday that they have no plans to soften their position that genuine marriage can occur only...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 6:30 AM
Developers in downtown Baltimore seek tax breaks and infrastructure improvements for their projects. In return for those benefits, Baltimore should require an architectural design competition in an effort to make the city a center for world-class...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Wedding day: Sept. 29, 2012
The bride: Salmah Y. Rizvi, 26, grew up in Laurel. She works for the Department of Defense. Her father, Anwar H. Rizvi, is a plant pathologist for the United States Department of Agriculture. Her mother, Shamoon H. Rizvi, is a...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 7:58 AM
In just one month, Ouzo Bay has made a swaggering debut in Harbor East.
Every decision concerning the atmosphere, menu and service feels exactly right. The food is prepared with extraordinary care and presented with casual grace. Dinner there is fun....
| Oct 2, 2012
| 12:11 PM
Oh hey, it's International Sake Week! You know what that means … wait, do you really?
Admit it: Your knowledge of sake — and mine — revolves around what sushi joint serves up Sake Bombs or that it usually comes hot or cold and always...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Michael Burns Rafferty, who owned hardware businesses in Baltimore, died Sept. 28 of complications of Alzheimer's disease at Heatherwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Newport, R.I. The former Guilford resident was 76.
Born in Providence, R.I.,...