| Dec 3, 2011
The Waterfront Kitchen, a lovely and rewarding new Fells Point restaurant, is a model of sophisticated understatement. A straightforward and compact "spirited American dining" menu is being executed with quiet precision by chef de cuisine Levi Briggs...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Friday marked only 65 days left until the Super Bowl spotlight will shine on Indianapolis and Indycar is already getting in on the excitement.
A total of 32 IndyCars have been wrapped with the graphics of each NFL franchise team, like the Arizona...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 7:36 PM
In our digital age of smartphones and text messaging and Facebook and Groupon, relationship experts say so many people are making major dating mistakes, especially on a first date.
Chrissy Tebbe just got engaged to the love of her life, even if the...
| Dec 6, 2011
Before you hit the mall or spend a dime on gifts, Essence's senior finance and careers editors Tanisha A. Sykes stops by to share some smart holiday buying tips.
The holidays are upon us! Before you spend a dime on gifts, take note of...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
It was a year of coupon madness.
Hampton Roads shoppers wanted to know everything about couponing, and they emailed, called, and attended classes throughout the year.
How do you organize coupons? Where do you find coupons? How many coupons can you use...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 8:35 AM
| Dec 16, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Thomas D'Alesandro Jr., the legendary Baltimore mayor who broke ground on the Jones Falls Expressway more than half a century ago, had a political machine to help keep him in office. JFX Foursquare mayor Donna Green has an iPhone and a strong desire to...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 1:14 PM
If your wallet is like mine, it's bursting at the seams. And not because of the overflow of cash.
As a guy who spends his days zooming all over the Chicagoland area, I tend to gather an obscene amount of loyalty cards. You know, buy six cups of coffee...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Sunday night's installment of "The Walking Dead" on AMC had it all: zombie deaths, human deaths, a car wreck, new characters, a working bar, heated arguments and — to cap it all off — a song by Maryland-based blues-metal band Clutch.
| Feb 17, 2012
| 12:19 PM
Sony's PlayStation Vita, which hits stores in the U.S. and Europe next Wednesday, is much more than just another portable gaming device.
With the Vita, Sony is trying to combine the power of its PlayStation home console with the interface, portability...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:42 AM
What do Conan O'Brien, Cory Booker, Sesame Street's Grover, Suze Orman, Ted Leo, Neil Patrick Harris and NASA have in common? Besides being awesome, they're all Shorty Award winners.
The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media, recognizing the...