| Oct 8, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Police said detectives found no obvious signs of foul play in the case of a man whose body was found in the Baltimore harbor on Tuesday morning.
The man was identified as Douglas Paige, 58, of the 800 block of S. Caroline Street. His body was found...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:08 PM
A $400 million gambling complex that will house a "world-class" casino is rising along Baltimore's Russell Street — land that until last year was barred from construction because of the risk of flooding.
City officials' high hopes for casino...
| Oct 1, 2013
Jason Ambrose, the co-owner and founding chef of Salt, has agreed to purchase a tavern on Haubert Street in Locust Point.
"It won't be anything restaurant-y like Salt," Ambrose said. "It will be a 'bar with food.' " There isn't enough room inside the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:56 AM
With high-end shopping, award-winning fine dining and a luxury hotel that can count One Direction members as recent customers, Harbor East can safely be called Baltimore's most glamorous neighborhood. When the attractive wine bar Vino Rosina came to...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:09 PM
October is Sake Month, and Oct. 1 is International Sake Day.
Two Harbor East restaurants are going with the flow. On Tuesday, Pabu (200 International Drive, Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore, 410-576-5800, fourseasons.com), is kicking off a monthlong Sake...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 3:36 AM
Baltimore has underbilled a downtown office tower owned by Orioles majority owner Peter G. Angelos by $390,000 in property taxes since 2011, government officials say — the most recent example of mistakes emerging from the city's Finance Department....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Earlier in the summer, I met the gentleman who will craft my wedding day attire, Derrick C. King. He is one of the tailors at Christopher Schafer Clothier and was recently named Best Tailor by Fashion Awards MD. I first met King last year at a Capital...
| 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...
| 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 24, 2013
| 12:48 PM
The last time Chazz Palminteri performed "A Bronx Tale" in Baltimore, he came away with a restaurant.
It was during the 2009 national tour of his autobiographical, one-man show that Palminteri met the Vitale family, the Little Italy restaurateurs that...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 2:48 PM
When business stalled at Vino Rosina, an upscale bistro in Harbor East's Bagby Building, the owners and management did something altogether surprising. They shut down Vino Rosina and reopened, a few week later, in the same space as a barbecue joint...
| Jul 19, 2013
All the effort that's gone into the West Side of Baltimore's downtown pales in comparison to the vitality of Inner Harbor East, Fells Point, Canton and Brewers Hill. People live, work and play there.
This is the magic of good planning and a little luck....