| Jun 7, 2012
| 12:35 PM
Old Bay is painting Baltimore blue and gold. The Summer of Baytriotism, a season-long celebration of the distinctive blend of 18 herbs and spices, kicked off at a Thursday morning press conference at Miss Shirley's.
The Summer of Baytriotism will...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 9:13 AM
ON THE SITE...
Howard Community College bomb threat causes evacuation: Howard Community College was ordered evacuated Thursday morning after someone called in a bomb threat to local police. After searching the school, police ruled the threat a hoax and...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:59 PM
The five-story Park Plaza building in Mount Vernon is bustling again, less than two years after a five-alarm fire destroyed the historic structure's interior and displaced tenants — including Donna's, a popular cafe and coffee shop that will not...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 9:18 AM
Rosina D. Squires, a retired Montgomery Ward catalog worker who liked to garden, died Wednesday of vascular dementia at Ellicott City Rehabilitation Center.
The longtime Elkridge resident was 87.
The daughter of an immigrant Italian construction...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 7:55 AM
Here's good news for Heavy Seas fans -- a Heavy Seas Ale House is coming to Baltimore. The location is the Old Holland Tack Factory, most recently the home of Diablita, which closed in late 2010.
The restaurant is being developed by Patrick Dahlgren,...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:48 AM
Marta Ines Quintana's Havana Road Cafe was one of the sweetest success stories of 2010. The Towson restaurant caught on quickly.
"Every once in a while, you come across a restaurant that has distinctive, well-prepared food at sensible prices," The...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:40 AM
Buy a $50 gift certificate from Amiccis in Little Italy and you'll get a free Pane Rotundo.
That's right, Amiccis will throw in its signature appetizer, aka "that shrimp and bread thing," for every purchase of a $50 gift certificate. There's more...
| 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...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 4:13 AM
It's time for another food truck rally. The Gathering will be held Friday on the parking lot of Stratford University in Little Italy, just a few blocks way from where the very first Baltimore food truck rally was held in June 2011.
So far, 19 trucks have...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Two days before her body was found next to a trash bin in Southeast Baltimore, Annie McCann drank a cappuccino with extra whipped cream at a Little Italy pastry shop. She asked to try a cannoli and got a free sample.
A waitress at Vaccaro's recalled...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 7:49 PM
Baltimore police said someone crashed a vehicle into the historic Phoenix Shot Tower near Little Italy Sunday afternoon just before 2 p.m.
No injuries were reported, and no further information was immediately available.
In a separate incident Sunday...