| Mar 8, 2011
| 9:04 AM
Restaurant weeks come and go. Already this year, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Howard County and Annapolis have mounted successful winter dining promotions. Frederick is wrapping up its winter restaurant week Sunday.
Talbot County is up next. Some...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 4:12 PM
The more hotel deals I write about the more I get. So my inbox will never be empty. But maybe your pockets will be a little less empty with these deals. (Maybe. I'm not guaranteeing anything. Doing your research and checking the small print is always...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 4:00 PM
Frederick County is about 50 miles west of Baltimore, about a one-hour drive. Take Interstate 70 west to exit 54 (Maryland Route 355 — Market Street). Make a left on Market Street. Market Street will lead you directly into...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 2:00 PM
Terri Hartwell Easter has an interior design philosophy that incorporates three of her favorite things: furniture, art and fashion.
They converge in high style at the Maris Elaine Gallery, a fine-art and home furnishings store at National Harbor in...
| May 5, 2011
| 1:52 PM
Sydney Wynne "Syd" Porter Jr., a noted physicist and radiation expert who was called to Three Mile Island, Pa., in 1979 after an accident destroyed a reactor in what proved to be the nation's worst nuclear incident, died April 23 of lymphoma at a...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 5:21 AM
The culinary tides are shifting in Ocean City.
New this year is the intriguing Bombora, which features "contemporary world cuisine infused with Asian and Latin flavors." On the appetizer menu: a ceviche trio and a Thai green curry-spiked tuna tartare....
| Jun 27, 2011
| 7:20 AM
Saturday night in St. Michael's was the preview party for Jack Antwerpen's Big Pickle Food Bar. The official opening is Wednesday. Check out the Facebook page for photos. With restaurants, the name doesn't always fit the place (hardly ever, in fact),...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 5:37 AM
These groups meet regularly.
Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group — Third Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. at Lighthouse Senior Living at Ellicott City, 3100 N. Ridge Road, Ellicott City. 410-465-2288.
Bereaved Parents, USA — Third Wednesday, 8 p.m....
| Sep 28, 2011
| 8:15 AM
I just finished reading an article in a local publication that went as far to name various fishing communities such as "Tangier Island, Smith Island, Crisfield, Cambridge, St. Michaels, Oxford, Kent Island, Rock Hall and others in Bay Country" as being in...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 12:47 PM
As summer's fleeting charms begin to fade, fall swirls into view in a burst of kaleidoscopic color. Relish autumn's arrival with 50 nifty travel ideas for the Mid-Atlantic region: from leaf peeping and leisurely drives, to museum-hopping, fall-inspired...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 8:15 AM
Dan Rodricks took a final shot at the Grand Prix critics, and honestly I'd had enough ("Grand Prix gripers: Give a little credit where it's due," Sept. 8). Controversy, controversy, controversy. I fully understand that conflict sells, but it is...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 8:47 AM
Anne Arundel Community College student Susan Wasilewski crafted a design for a chair that a New York furniture company turned into a finished product. Someday, Wasilewski hopes to design more pieces for an entire set of furniture that might show up in...