| Jan 23, 2012
| 7:44 AM
The mysterious death of Annie McCann, the 16-year-old Virginia girl who disappeared from her Virginia home in 2008 and was found dead in Baltimore, continues with new revelations from the girl's parents.
Daniel and Mary Jane McCann said lsat week that...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:57 AM
Lost City Diner materialized in Charles North last August. Now, the fountain shop and late-night stop has shut itself down. Don't worry, though — its owner, Joy Martin, said it's an intermission.
Martin, who also own the Club Charles, gave no...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Restaurants in Little Italy are hoping to move outdoors. Historically, only a few restaurants in the popular dining district have offered sidewalk dining options and sporadically at best.
But now, inspired by a one-time outdoor dining event held on the...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 8:32 AM
The new Greene Turtle at McHenry Row is set to open February 14. It'll become the Maryland company's 31st location, the result of an aggressive expansion strategy.
The opening is a day before another high profile bar-restaurant opening: Heavy Seas Ale...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Baltimore's dining scene is getting some national bandwith. Spike Gjerde reveals seven of his favorite Baltimore food highlights for "Short Order," a regular feature of GQ's website. And the noted food authority, Esquire contributor and author John...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Heavy Seas Alehouse is scheduled to open officially on Wednesday, taking over the Tack Factory space formerly occupied by Tsunami and Diablita. The key word is "officially." The new restaurant, the first to carry the name of the popular Baltimore-based...
| 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...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 3:56 AM
With a name like Heavy Seas Alehouse, you might expect that the new bar and restaurant in Little Italy/Harbor East would be a shrine to the esteemed Baltimore craft brewery. Hugh Sisson, the brewery's founder, said before the opening that licensing the...
| 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...
| Feb 27, 2010
| 4:22 PM
A few days after I posted something about Sam Sessa's sniffing out Pazo's cupcakes-and-cocktails nights, I stumbled upon the same unlikely combo at another Baltimore restaurant.I happened to be on the phone with Peter Mooradian, general manager of Milan,...
| Apr 4, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Here it is, Easter morning, the perfect time for new beginnings. The restaurant/lounge Milan has picked this day to start offering brunch. "Milan, the new Italian/Mediterranean restaurant on the edge of Little Italy and Harbor East, has announced that it....
| Apr 8, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Maybe Olive Garden in Tuscany is crazy but true. But Olive Garden in Baltimore's Little Italy? Turns out that's crazy and untrue. A Dining@Large reader asked me yesterday to look into rumors that the restaurant chain was coming to that......