| May 25, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Ed Shaughnessy, whose mutton-chop whiskers and swinging rhythms made him one of the most famous drummers in jazz during his nearly three decades with Doc Severinsen's "Tonight Show" band, has died. He was 84.
Shaughnessy had a heart attack Friday at his...
| Mar 23, 2013
David Hirsch of Hirsch Vineyards has produced some renowned Pinot Noirs from his sprawling Sonoma Coast estate. They're very good. And very expensive. But the estate also makes a second label called "The Bohan-Dillon," which is much more affordable. About...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:06 PM
People attending the Ipswich Trail Days this weekend can expect the best of South Dakota: country music, a tractor pull and bull riding.
"I think it's another exciting, family fun-filled event," said Nathan Davis, concert chair for the weekend...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Maryland Live Casino has opened its version of the Prime Rib, the iconic Baltimore steakhouse that has flourished almost from the second of its founding in 1965 by the Beler brothers.
The new steakhouse is operated by the casino and is technically...
| Feb 6, 2013
Let's cut to the chase, sweetheart: Valentine's Day begins at home. True, Feb. 14 falls on a Thursday this year, which may present a challenge — or not! Here are a few ideas we have to address the age-old question (paraphrased, of course): How do...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:37 AM
Lamb roast at Lucques: On Wednesday, Suzanne Goin and Caroline Styne will be bringing lamb roast night back to Lucques for its third year. The three-course dinner features a main comprised of Windrose Farm lamb with rosemary, thyme and salsa verde,...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:35 AM
This is one of the recipes that I will be preparing May 29 when I head out to Carr Valley Cheese located in Sauk City, Wis. I will be doing a “Taste of Mexico,” presenting a variety of Mexican-infused dishes featuring Carr Valley Cheese. We...
| May 19, 2013
Piazza Rialto is an interesting find in west Orange County. The restaurant is nicely designed with a large main dining room centered around a bar. The room is voluminous yet it has cozy, intimate niches.
The décor has a casual elegance vibe that makes...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 7:10 PM
Lamb Chop is the world's most famous sock puppet. And this week, she's back in Roanoke for a command performance.
Mallory Lewis and the puppet her mother Shari created were honored during the Monday meeting of Roanoke City Council. Lewis and Lamb Chop...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Paolo Romeo believes that food is art.
The chef-owner of Artful Gourmet, which has been an Owings Mills mainstay for just over a decade, isn't wildly avant-garde in the kitchen. He doesn't take chances on creative dishes.
But Romeo does take an...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Two more members of Pen Argyl's Colonial League and District 11 Class 2A championship football team have made college commitments. Center/defensive lineman Kirby Mutton is headed to Muhlenberg College, where he'll compete for a spot on the offensive line....