| Oct 6, 2013
Earlier this year chef-owner Steve Saelg permanently parked The Crooked Spoon, his popular food truck, to open a similarly named restaurant in Clermont.
The Crooked Spoon Gastropub is in a wonderfully transformed Friendly's restaurant fronting U.S....
| Jan 26, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The essentials: North Pond
2610 N. Cannon Drive 773-477-5845
Looks like: Honeyed woods and umbrella-like chandeliers
Sounds like: A crackling fire, the tinkle and clank of glassware and the low murmur of conversation
Smells like: The season. Green and...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 8:59 PM
A little piece of Tinseltown is coming to Burbank this weekend as a new restaurant called the Hollywood Pasta Company opens on Burbank Boulevard with Chef Kurt Ehrlich, former chef at Tavern on the Green in New York City, at the helm.
Ehrlich said he's...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:24 PM
Rebecca D. Dorsey, a Baltimore-born and -raised chanteuse, died Sept. 14 of ovarian cancer at her home in Sea Cliff, N.Y. She was 54.
The daughter of a physician and a public relations executive, Rebecca Devereux Dorsey was born in Baltimore and raised...
| Dec 23, 2010
NEW YORK — For someone steeped in murder, grift and shady characters, Otto Penzler is remarkably cheerful.
"I'm the happiest person you know. I am an optimist, I'm happy, I love life, I love friends, I love my job," he says in his book-lined...
| Oct 11, 2009
Robert Hilburn was pop music critic for the Los Angeles Times for 35 years, from the psychedelic era to the emergence of the iPod. He witnessed many of rock 'n' roll's seminal moments and interviewed virtually every major pop figure of the period. All...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 5:36 PM
Phillips Seafood, the last of the original Harborplace tenants, is leaving Baltimore’s waterfront mall.
But it appears the restaurant — once one of the nation’s busiest eateries — won’t be going far when it closes on Sept....
| Jun 17, 2011
"Mr. Popper's Penguins," a mildly amusing flight of fancy for the family crowd, is far better for its penguins than its Popper. Not that Jim Carrey's Mr. Popper is poorly done, per se. But the penguins are perfectly suited for stealing scenes and hearts...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 5:51 AM
Brice R. Phillips, the patriarch of a Maryland seafood empire that began 55 years ago with a simple crab shack in Ocean City/, died Friday at his home in the seaside resort town.
Mr. Phillips, who was 90, had been in declining health. The cause of...
| Sep 11, 2009
Some people get poisoned by shellfish, some people get poisoned by brownies in today's roundup of food news. --Tavern on the Green files for bankruptcy. Bloomberg --Why we're storing billions of seeds. TED --The hoki, an unlikely star among seafood,......
| Sep 25, 2009
You want the recipe for Babycakes' much-loved vegan chocolate cupcakes? You got it! This and more in today's food news roundup. --Eight great street-food vendors in Los Angeles. Gourmet --Will investors show an appetite for local food? An exploration of.....