| May 5, 2013
Fifty miles north of San Francisco, straddling U.S. Highway 101, sits Santa Rosa, former home of Charles M. Schulz and the gang from "Peanuts." From the highway, as you boom past at 70 mph, Santa Rosa appears to be just another somewhere on the way to...
| May 7, 2013
| 9:20 AM
They have retrieved every rubber duck that's been tossed off the Huntington Beach Pier for the last 20 years.
A pair of skip loaders typically dumps around 4,000 bright yellow artificial waterfowls over the railing for the annual Duck-A-Thon, an event...
| May 9, 2013
| 8:34 AM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| May 13, 2013
| 2:15 PM
David Waldemar Gjerde, a retired Procter & Gamble executive who became a restaurant investor and consultant to his sons, Spike and Charlie, died of a heart attack May 2 at his Cockeysville home. He was 75.
Born in Mankato, Minn., he was the son of...
| May 20, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Thursday night is the ninth annual Wine Tasting at Sunset in Patterson Park. The evening event will include samplings of cuisine provided by merchants and restaurants like Bistro Rx, V-NO, Todd Conner’s, Di Pasquale’s and Chesapeake Wine Co....
| May 22, 2013
| 12:00 PM
McCormick & Co. and The Wine Source are hosting a wine-tasting fundraiser for HopeWell Cancer Support on May 30 at the non-profit’s Lutherville headquarters. Fine Wine’s Fresh Frontier: The Southern Hemisphere will include wine tastings,...
| May 21, 2013
Get ready to roll.
Baltimore and Washington's fleets of food trucks are squaring off again. Some 40 trucks, 20 from each city, are expected to attend the second Taste of Two Cities event on June 1, which is relocating from the Westport waterfront to Rash...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Hampton Roads PRIDE is sponsoring a wine tasting from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday June 5 at the Harrison Opera House in Norfolk.
The event will feature wines provided by Tuscan Wine Imports plus hors d’oeuvres and music by guitarist Julie Clark....
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:48 AM
The taste is not the only complex thing about a quality wine. College courses can be taught about the distinctions between regions and wineries in France alone, not to mention the rest of the world. Aside from the actual drinking of the stuff, it's hard...
| Jul 20, 2011
Cheers, everyone: The Guild of the Museum of Florida Art will present a wine tasting at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 24. It's the first time the Guild has staged such an event — and the hope is it catches on to be an annual one. The “Fun with Wine...
| Sep 15, 2011
I. Love. Binny’s. Who is the mastermind behind the castle-shaped beverage depot with a catacomb wine cellar? I WANT TO KNOW. It all started with Bruce Willis. A close friend and I found out that Bruce Willis was appearing at Binny’s Lincoln...