| Oct 27, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Nowhere in your recent editorial about the proposed renovation of the Parkway Theater was there any mention of the part the Charles Theatre will play in the success of this project ("Reviving the Parkway and a neighborhood," Oct. 2).
The owners of the...
| 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 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 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...
| 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....
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 3:30 PM
After 15 years at the Charles Theatre, the Maryland Film Festival will be moving into new digs in May.
The operators of the Charles, James “Buzz” Cusack and his daughter, Kathleen Cusack Lyon, chose not to rent their five-screen facility...