| Jun 28, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Americans sure like to eat out! We spend about $1.7 billion in restaurants every day.
But dining out doesn’t have to break the bank. Consumer Reports has ways to find
some of the best restaurant deals.
One of the first things you can do is to go to...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 1:29 PM
On the evening of Dec. 9, the Patterson Mill Middle High School PTSA sponsored our fifth annual PTSA bingo. This event is our PTSA's primary fundraiser, paying for activities and programs for both Middle School and High School students and...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 11:36 AM
It is time for the Reisterstown-Owings Mills-Glyndon Chamber of Commerce's annual Charter Night. In honor of incoming President Brian Deleonardo, whom I understand is a huge fan of Baltimore sports, this year's theme for the event is "Get in the Game."...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 10:43 AM
Will endless shrimp equal endless love? Joseph Bray of Plantation, Florida, was charged with domestic violence after grabbing his wife, Sonia, by the throat....after she nagged him about forgetting her birthday. Bray's sentence for this case of domestic...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Maryland's liquor laws may be byzantine and inscrutable in general, but only those who live in Baltimore County (or Baltimore City, which operates similarly) have likely witnessed full regulatory madness. The county's system for licensing the sale of...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Dear Marilyn Hagerty, I want to eat at your Olive Garden. I mean the new Olive Garden in Grand Forks, N.D. that you reviewed so warmly in the Grand Forks Herald. Because the Olive Garden where I just ate is not so nice.
Still, I enjoyed reading your...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 3:42 PM
Orlando-based Darden Restaurants has found its next big thing inLongHorn Steakhouse.
After a couple of years of slow growth during the economic downturn and adjustment to a new corporate owner, the Western-themed chain is taking off, with annual sales...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 3:45 PM
Weekly linking makes no sense! It has to be done daily. There is so much good stuff out there.
So, look for daily linkage beginning on Monday.
In no particular order, except for the Duff item:
Duff Goldman was the surprise entertainment at Baltimore...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 2:23 PM
A Fort Smith, Arkansas man who pleaded guilty to two armed bank robberies in Springfield and Joplin hanged himself in the Greene County Jail. Under the terms of a plea agreement in June, Robert Bruce Knepper, 45, would have been sentenced to 30 years in...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 12:38 PM
Orlando-based Darden Restaurants said Tuesday that Hurricane Irene will hurt its first-quarter earnings slightly.
The owner of Olive Garden, Red Lobster and other chains said the storm, which forced some restaurants across the Eastern U.S. to close, will...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 7:44 PM
Analysts found Orlando-based Darden Restaurants' expected first-quarter earnings surprisingly low, but they still had generally positive views of the company's performance.
Darden said last week it expects earnings per share of 78 cents. Several analysts...