| Dec 10, 2011
Wit & Wisdom, the promising restaurant in the new Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore, calls itself a tavern. That it's not recognizably a tavern is what makes Wit & Wisdom, early on, both interesting and frustrating.
Riding a wave of publicity and excitement,...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 6:21 AM
Guess who's coming to dinner? That's just part of the charm of The Table Orlando, a Friday and Saturday night prix fixe supper club experience on Restaurant Row.
Don't look for signs for The Table along Sand Lake Road. In fact, don't expect this to be...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:34 AM
The Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore has set Nov. 1 as its opening date and has begun building a staff to get ready for it.
The hotel announced this week that the November date will be a "soft" opening for the $197 million, 256-room luxury hotel in Harbor...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Now that an opening date has been announced for the Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore - November 1 - more information about the restaurants should begin to flow forth.
Here's what we know so far. The three main restaurants include La Mill, which will be open...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 12:38 PM
On Thursday, June 30, I'll be judging the second annual Iron Chef Competition and Wine & Food Expo sponsored by the Williamsburg Area Restaurant Association. This year's event will take place from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at WindsorMeade in Williamsburg, and...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:29 PM
Greer's OC and the mobile Rasta Taco are teaming up to raise money for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. While enjoying awesome, mobile, street-style tacos at a location of your choice, Rasta Taco will donate 5% of the sales from mid-week...
| Jul 17, 2011
The huge infrastructure that President Obama is putting together for his reelection effort was already visible in the first few months of spending by his campaign, which doled out $10.5 million for a massive bricks-and-mortar operation based in Chicago....
| Jul 18, 2011
| 9:43 PM
COSTA MESA — Although a relatively small city, local restaurateurs have the taste and variety to place the city on the map as a culinary destination, a Costa Mesa Conference and Visitor Bureau spokeswoman said Monday.
Hoping to capitalize on...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 7:27 AM
Eric and Alex Haufler have been swimming in the outdoor pool at the Four Seasons Sports Complex for several years.
On July 27, the 18-year-old twins made a final splash, combining for seven top-four finishes to help the host Carroll Aquatics Blue Sharks...
| Feb 20, 2011
South of Los Angeles and north of San Diego lies an intermittently magical 789-square-mile realm where freeways hum and Disneyland flourishes, where immigrants remake old communities as new ones ripple across the hills. Many outsiders treat this place...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 4:51 PM
Once upon a time, Laguna hotels were filled in the winter with Canadians. But the snowbirds from the north began flocking to Las Vegas, leaving Laguna's hotels with more vacancies than visitors from the end of summer to the beginning of June.
What to do?...