| Sep 17, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Virginia oysters and wines are on the menu for a major culinary event taking place Saturday, Nov. 2, in Irvington.
The first Virginia Wine and Oyster Classic is a partnership between the local oyster industry, 15 Virginia wineries and 10 of the state&...
| May 12, 2013
To some, a Mother's Day getaway means a don't-look-back, tires-screeching hall pass for an escape with girlfriends. To others, it means an amorous sojourn with a husband or partner. Then there are those who want to take along their kids or even the family...
| 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 8, 2013
Folk often tell me, at this time of year, that they're taking a trip to Napa Valley to "really learn about wine." That's like saying that someone needs to go to Rome to really learn how to be Catholic, or to St. Andrews to get the game of golf.
| 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....