| Nov 9, 2010
The old Cafe Troia space in Towson is now a new Italian restaurant named Taste Mediterranean Grille. The chef here, Luigi Palumbo, recently moved to the area with his family from his hometown in Bacoli, Naples, where he ran a restaurant named Ristorante a...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 1:58 PM
"Lady, like I I've been trying to tell you, this ain't your gnocchi."
For the Little Italy Open Air Film Festival premiere of "The Godfather," Amicci's is offering door-to-chair service. All you gotta do is this.
1. Pick up a menu at the Film Festival,...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 5:55 PM
Pop Goes the Meatball, Baltimore Diner's continuing coverage of the Year of the Meatball, continues.
But first enjoy "Sophia Meatball Hut," a prescient 1984 SCTV video short with Andrea Martin as Sophia Loren.
In Baltimore meatball news, Aldo's in...
| Mar 31, 2012
There are so many things to admire about Heavy Seas Alehouse, the thoroughly winning new establishment in Little Italy's Holland Tack Factory.
There is the understated, comfortable decor, mercifully free of pirate paraphernalia. (Frankly, I was worried...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:11 AM
To make a cocktail, a bartender performs a complicated ballet involving spirits, mixers and garnishes, somehow juggling them all and finally bringing them in for a graceful, neat landing in your glass. At Heavy Seas Alehouse, bartender Will Helfrich has a...
| May 15, 2012
| 3:40 AM
Today's forecast calls for showers and thunderstorms, with a high temperature near 78 degrees. Tonight is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low around 66 degrees.
Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues as you plan your...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:17 AM
It's busy season at the Baltimore Liquor Board.
Every April, right before all liquor licenses are due for renewal in May, the Liquor Board docket swells up with protests of renewal. This year, 12 hearings on license renewals have been set for April 19...
| Apr 10, 2012
Anthony S. D'Anna, a retired Mars Super Markets Inc. executive and World War II veteran, died Wednesday of complications from a stroke at Symphony Manor assisted-living facility in Roland Park.
The longtime Timonium resident was 85.
The son of an...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 8:19 AM
A new teen-oriented store is opening at Bel Air at 5 Bel Air South Parkway in the Festival Shopping Center. Owned by Harford County residents Patrick and Melissa Davis, the store, Uptown Cheapskate, is billed as a hip and trendy fashion exchange that pays...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 7:55 PM
Bond Street Social and Manchurian Rice Company opened this weekend in Fells Point and Harbor East, respectively. Drop in and say hello. There's plenty else to this weekend. Have a look.
The fourth annual Federal Hill Wine Festival on Saturday features...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 6:49 PM
City officials are calling the Baltimore Grand Prix an economic success, but a new study conducted for the city's tourism arm suggests that it funneled far less money to local businesses than race organizers predicted.
The report for Visit Baltimore,...
| May 31, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Milan's dancing days are over. The Little Italy establishment is now prohibited from allowing or providing live entertainment, including disc jockeys, on its premises.
The decision was made Thursday in the District Court of Maryland for Baltimore City...