| May 2, 2013
| 9:45 AM
After 17 years, Rocco's Capriccio has closed. Rocco Gargano's restaurant on Fawn Street in Little Italy had its last day of service on Sunday.
News of the closing was posted Wednesday on the restaurant's Facebook page. "We are very happy and sad to...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 6:23 PM
A Baltimore City employee was killed Tuesday afternoon when police said a man veered off an interstate and sped onto downtown streets, flipping the car he was driving in front of City Hall.
Matthew Hersl, 45, was the victim, family and friends said....
| Apr 11, 2013
| 1:31 PM
A funeral Mass for Matthew S. Hersl, a supervisor in the city of Baltimore's finance department and Little Italy neighborhood volunteer, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Leo the Great Church, South Exeter and Stiles streets in Little Italy. Mr....
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Maryland State Police arrested Monday the Baltimore man they say struck and killed a pedestrian last week in front of City Hall and charged him with vehicular homicide, manslaughter and a slew of drug offenses.
Police say Johnny Johnson, 43, had drugs 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 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...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 6:17 AM
We know a lot about some of the big 2012 projects and almost nothing about others. But it's looking like 2012 could be the year of the comeback.
After a long absence, the founder of the Baltimore's first brew pub is returning to the restaurant business,...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 2:35 PM
Baltimore International College is set to hand over control of its operations to Virginia's Stratford University after restructuring its debt and receiving approval from the required accrediting agencies.
The downtown culinary college held its final...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 11:22 AM
At 42, Rodgers Forge resident Mark Davis thought his professional window was closing.
He'd kicked around all corners of the cooking world, but had not yet found the opportunity to get his name out there on a project that truly matched his own passions....
| Jan 6, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Heavy Seas Alehouse will officially open February 15, the pub and restaurant announced this morning. It also confirmed that Matt Seeber, a former chef at Tom Colicchio's Craftsteak restaurant at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, will be its executive chef....
| Oct 25, 2012
| 12:56 PM
"You know when you see John Ellsberry's painted alligator at the end of the 28th Street Bridge that you're in Remington," said Kathleen C. Ambrose, who is researching and writing a history of the more than 200-year-old Baltimore neighborhood that she...