| 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...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:20 AM
The Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar begins its 35th season April 1. This is the second year the popular market is starting so early. Until 2003, when it was moved up to the first week in May, the opening came in early June.
Last year, skeptics...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:53 AM
A Baltimore native and aspiring actress might have scored her break with a part on the season opener of "Parks and Recreation."
Watch for Lauren White when the show airs at 9:30 tonight on NBC. She's playing the part of Lacey.
"I am definitely excited,"...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 6:55 PM
Don't try to convince Jason Siemer that Wednesday's U2 concert is only a rock show. He knows better.
"For me, U2 is about a spiritual connection," says Siemer, 36, who runs a video production company out of his Locust Point home. "I literally cry at...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 6:17 AM
From the Dining@Large blog:
I am thinking of this less as a definitive list than a starting point for what I hope is an ongoing conversation. The list below badly needs some budget options.
Thanks again to Zippy for telling us about how she does what...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 1:08 PM
Whether you're counting calories, tallying points, cutting carbohydrates or sweating it out at the gym, dieting is a tough road to navigate. What's even worse is when you sabatoge your own efforts by making some classic diet-busting mistakes you might not...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Under Armour Inc. scored a touchdown Tuesday with its second-quarter profit rising 7 percent, which sent its stock soaring.
Shares in the iconic Baltimore-based sports apparel maker surged 9 percent to $52.79 each in New York Stock Exchange trading after...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 11:06 AM
For Mark Romero, showing off the communal areas of the Silo Point condominium where he lives is just as important as touting his own place.
As he walks toward the front desk in the lobby, the concierge greets him by name. Romero then moves toward an open...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 12:22 PM
With two sons grown and out on their own, it seemed that it would be a cinch for Mark Hyman and his wife, Peggy Brennecke, to downsize from their large home in shady, hilly Mount Washington in northern Baltimore City.
"We agreed to go smaller and...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 11:17 AM
In the beginning, the Pasadena home purchased by Matt and Jenny Knoepfle was not so much a dream as it was a challenge.
"This was a 1940s shore cottage [back when] people were building randomly and then adding on to their houses," said Jenny Knoepfle...
| Jan 9, 2011
It wasn't until Jeanette Cole began feeling uncomfortable surrounded by countless antiques in her Federal Hill townhouse that she and her husband, William, decided to make a major change.
While the move wasn't far — less than a mile south out on...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:10 PM
Wisconsin transplant Dana Ostrenga has spent the past 14 years on the south side of Baltimore.
The 37-year-old NASA scientist lived in Federal Hill and then in Washington Village, also known as Pigtown. When it was time for a change, she didn't want to...