| Jul 7, 2014
| 6:41 AM
My girlfriend and I go to bed at different times. She tends to fall asleep about an hour before I do on weeknights. What I wanna know is, Is it OK to try to wake her up for sex? Or would she just be pissed off and grumpy about it? Sometimes I...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Eric Jerome Dickey's novels delve into myriad aspects of contemporary African-American life. Known for their brisk pace, realistic characters and a heavy emphasis on romance, the novels are written in a variety of genres. His 21st novel, "A Wanted Woman,"...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:38 PM
It's not summer in Orange County until the first fried concoction has been consumed and the iconic Ferris wheel makes its initial turn, at least according to this year's fair theme, "Summer Starts Here."
Friday marks the beginning of the Orange County...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Everyone else may be abuzz over the likes of “Game of Thrones” and “True Detective” when it comes to Emmy nominations, but over here in the Food section we’re only thinking about … well, the food.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Could comedian Henry Phillips be the next Emeril Lagasse? Nope. Not in anyone's lifetime. But this new video of him making baked spaghetti is amazing.
"I've found that if you have a really good saute pan, you really don't need someone to share your...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Sometime in 1914, Luigi DiPasquale, who had left his home of Abruzzi, Italy, came to Baltimore and opened a corner store in Highlandtown. Ever the entrepreneur, he butchered and sold meats and also sold live goats tethered in the backyard.
This week I...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Technically, you could open a casino without a celebrity chef. But, why gamble?
On Monday, the management of Horseshoe Baltimore announced the two chefs it hopes will be marquee culinary attractions at its casino, which is now under construction on...
| May 2, 2014
| 10:00 AM
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This week's TV Movies
All in all, Homer is just another brick in the...
| May 4, 2014
Emeril's Tchoup Chop, the upscale Asian-Polynesian eatery at the Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando, has undergone a transformation that includes a new chef de cuisine, general manager, updated menus and a minimally revamped interior.
| Jun 23, 2014
| 7:00 PM
On Wednesday, Baltimore will relaunch its publicly owned TV station, shifting its focus from broadcasts of government meetings to CharmTV, a showcase for city restaurants, businesses and neighborhoods. City leaders see an opportunity to counteract...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Food Network owner Scripps Networks Interactive is buying a piece of Tastemade -- a YouTube multichannel network building a stable of food-centric programming for online audiences.
Tastemade announced $25 million in series C funding, led by Scripps...