| Jul 23, 2013
Laura and David Alima opened their Hampden ice cream shop, The Charmery, on Saturday.
The Charmery serves the Alimas' hand-crafted, made-on-premises ice cream in fresh scoops and in sundaes, sodas and milkshakes. The ice-cream menu includes traditional...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Dooby's, the Mount Vernon cafe and wine bar coming to the Park Plaza building, has been operating since mid-July in a preview version called Dooby's at the Hatch, located in another space within the same building.
For now, Dooby's is running a small...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 7:00 AM
When utility crews dug up the intersection of Eastern Avenue and South High Street a couple of years ago, Gia Blatterman stood nearby and tried to picture Little Italy in 50 years.
Would the low-slung rowhomes and Italian restaurants have given way to...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 5:48 AM
In addition to the new platforms, restrooms and pedestrian walkway, another fresh component will be noticed by commuters using the MARC train station in Halethorpe.
Catonsville natives Stephanie and Dominick Greco will have their own food truck, Get...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Giovanna "Jenny" Sofia, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric payroll clerk who was active in her church, died of a heart attack Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical Center. She was 78 and lived in Arnold.
Born Giovanna Dell'Uomo in Baltimore, she was the...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:17 PM
The Baltimore City Council postponed action Monday on a bill that would have banned the use of foam cups and containers for carryout food and drinks after several members withdrew their support.
Councilman James B. Kraft, the bill's chief sponsor, said...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Harford County's 2013 Restaurant Week will be held June 3–15, the fourth year for the increasingly popular event.
Restaurants throughout Harford County will be offering price fixed menus consisting of three course meals starting at $20.13 plus...
| May 23, 2013
| 7:21 AM
The Baltimore Development Corp.'s board on Thursday morning approved the sale of a warehouse site in the neighborhood just north of Little Italy and east of downtown so that a $45 million apartment complex can be built.
The property, at 1107 E....
| Jan 3, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Starting Monday, Bagby Pizza is expanding its delivery area to the East Baltimore neighborhoods of Harbor East, Little Italy, Fells Point and Butchers Hill.
The restaurant will deliver, in addition to its pizzas, a full menu of sandwiches, salads, soups...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Former state Sen. John A. Pica Jr., who has been out of office the past 16 years, is considering a return to the political arena with a possible Democratic primary challenge to Baltimore Sen. William C. Ferguson IV.
Pica, a Baltimore County resident who...
| May 14, 2013
Some dozen Baltimore restaurants will be adding soft-shell crab specials to their menus for Baltimore's fifth annual Soft-Shell Crab Celebration.
The restaurant promotion, sponsored by the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, will run May 24 through June...
| May 13, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Heavy Seas Alehouse is opening a second location in Rosslyn, Va.
The new Heavy Seas will occupy nearly 6,000 square feet at the base of an office tower at 1501 Wilson Boulevard in Rosslyn, two doors down from Roti Mediterranean Grill. The restaurant...