| Nov 16, 2014
The concept for Soco restaurant in the Thornton Park neighborhood of downtown Orlando has simmered in the back of executive chef/partner Greg Richie's mind for quite a while. It's a dining model he conceived while heading the Central Florida kitchens of...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 7:52 AM
Pizza review: Parlor Pizza Bar
108 N. Green St. 312-600-6090
Rating: 2.5 (out of 4)
Eventually, the club kids become restaurant owners. Jerry Kleiner parlayed his experiences at Cairo and Shelter into Marche and Carnivale. DineAmic, the group behind...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 11:24 AM
A popular shoe-store chain recently set up shop at the Glendale Marketplace by taking over a large storefront last rented by Old Navy, but the shopping center still has a ways to go toward renting out all its vacant retail spaces.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Pediatric hospice patients are worthy beneficiaries, indeed, and are the recipients of the annual Outdoor Lifestyle Event organized by Scott Rothenberger of Scott Rothenberger's Place, based in Barto.
More than $8,000 was raised through ticket sales and...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Soco Restaurant is ramping up its operations in the Thornton Park neighborhood of downtown Orlando. The eatery features Southern contemporary fare under the direction of award-winning executive chef/partner Greg Richie.
"This has been a dream of mine...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Chef Cliff Pleau, who was essential to the creation of Seasons 52 for Darden and before that chef de cuisine and concept specialist for Walt Disney World, has taken an executive position with Tampa-based Bloomin' Brands as vice president for research...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:17 PM
The 2015 social season on the Orange Coast was launched with panache by South Coast Repertory.
In anticipation of the theater's 51st season, patrons gathered for a chic kick-off party in the breathtaking contemporary residence of Sarah and Thom McElroy....
| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:10 AM
This week another piece of the redevelopment of downtown Towson falls into place as a 90,000-square-foot, 15-screen Cinemark theater ushers in its first moviegoers Thursday.
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz said Towson Square and the theater...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:09 AM
Collaboration is the word of the year in the Baltimore restaurant scene. Every month delivers new announcements about good-natured cooking competitions or chefs "popping up" in one another's restaurants. Baltimore's chefs work hard in their own kitchens,...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:48 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
It's time for my fabulous freebie free-for-all! This week's list features a free meal at Chick-fil-A for Cow Appreciation Day. Of course, there's a link to a free cow costume. Plus, 7-Eleven is celebrating it's 87th birthday with...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 3:06 AM
It's Freebie Friday!
The next big thing arrives in stores today as Samsung introduces its hot new Galaxy S5. Verizon is offering a buy-one-get-one free deal on the new water-resistant smartphone. Save on everything Easter with coupons: $12 off...