| Oct 21, 2014
| 1:44 PM
A hundred years ago, the Parkway Theater at the corner of North Charles Street and North Avenue was a much admired movie palace and gathering spot for Baltimore's glittering upper crust. But the theater's fortunes declined with those of the surrounding...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:40 PM
As fall's cold air settles in, weekend nights tend to require more planning. Some stick to buttoned-up bar-hopping, while others scroll through Netflix at home in sweatpants. Both work depending on the whim.
For those looking to the split the...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Baltimore's manufacturing heyday is long past. But the buildings that housed those industries were sturdily constructed. Many have survived and now thrive as residences, theaters, restaurants, artist studios, classrooms, museums, retail shops and...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:54 AM
Summer came and went, but the fun doesn't have to end at the beach. A fresh season means new, exciting things to do -- and your wallet doesn't have to suffer. We chose 20 of the best fall events under $20 in the Baltimore area to keep you busy until...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 11:32 AM
I like Pen & Quill, the new restaurant on the corner of Charles and Lanvale streets in Station North. It's pretty and comfortable, and the food, from executive chef Bella Kline, is tasty, rib-sticking and satisfying.
I sure like it a heckuva lot...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:45 PM
I want to thank The Baltimore Sun and Jacques Kelly for that wonderful obituary for my sister Vivienne Shub (Sept. 18). No one was closer to me than Vivi and I feel her loss most keenly. But as you brought together the many ways she worked her magic on...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Timothy Dyson is leaving Bluegrass in South Baltimore, where he's been the executive chef for just about two years, to join the team at Dooby's in Mount Vernon.
Dyson's first official day as executive chef at Dooby's is Tuesday, but he'll be helping...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:39 PM
A man bicycled up Charles Street, towing a platform on which balanced a goldfish in a bowl.
Children tossed dice the size of coolers, skipped across an oversized hopscotch course and flung rings onto the necks of dinosaurs in an apocalyptic diorama....
| May 7, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Kevin Brown knows opportunity when it shows up at his front door.
When news broke this year that the annual Maryland Film Festival would be leaving its home at the Charles Theatre for a series of venues, including several near the restaurant he runs...
| May 8, 2014
| 5:08 AM
The 16th Maryland Film Festival kicked off Wednesday night with a roster of short films and a crowd of optimistic film fans.
"I heard from all my filmmaker friends that this is the friendliest festival to filmmakers, and it's obvious that is a true...
| May 8, 2014
| 6:10 PM
The 16th Maryland Film Festival began this week with cinephiles carefully mapping out their plans and cautiously optimistic that a move from the five-screen Charles Theatre to seven different locations would not crimp their style.
"I thought it would,...