| Mar 17, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Aside from my kids, there's nothing I'm more proud of than being Irish. We hail from the County Cork and have been known to pop a few along the way as well. My large extended family is a wildly wonderful bunch of passionate people who love, work and...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 5:03 PM
A woman known for her work among the homeless in Logan Square has died, a day after being knocked down a stairwell at a Lincoln Park "L" station by a fleeing robber, according to police and friends.
Sally Katona-King, 68, suffered head injuries when...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 5:46 PM
Green beer, shamrock-painted faces, green trousers and truckloads of corned beef and cabbage might scare the bejesus out of some of the people who actually live in Ireland, but in the United States, this is how we celebrate what Ireland’s Roman...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 7:34 PM
Marylanders — hands on their hearts, crisply saluting or wiping away tears — lined streets and gathered at landmarks to bid personal farewells to William Donald Schaefer Monday afternoon, as the former mayor and governor was taken on one final...
| Jun 19, 2011
Chances are, a deli that's been in business for 26 years has little left to prove. And with a second shop that's survived competition on a stretch of Lombard Street known as Corned Beef Row, it's a fair bet that it belongs in the upper tiers of the...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 12:43 PM
Set along a clotted section of York Road in Cockeysville, Piv's Pub shares its immediate surroundings with car dealerships, a travel agency and a fast-food burger joint.
First impressions: Very un-pub-like, Piv's decor is clean lines and uncluttered...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 8:00 AM
Millions of students are packing up for college right now. Don’t forget to stow a culinary care kit along with the futon, the laptop, the shoe racks and the microwave or toaster/oven (if they're allowed).
It’s easy for parents and kids to...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 12:44 PM
The Dish: The Rachel
Is nothing sacred?
Suburban House Restaurant at 1700 Reisterstown Road in Pikesville offers its Reuben with a choice of corned beef, pastrami, roasted turkey or brisket. Can it be a Reuben without corned beef? Shouldn't there be a...
| Aug 19, 2009
| 4:22 PM
This isn't exactly the same as some of the other closings I've reported on, and it probably has nothing to do with the economy, and you have three years to make your farewells (and eat a hot pastrami on rye......
| Aug 20, 2009
| 4:22 PM
I just talked to Lenny's owner, Alan Smith, who told me that he's just signed a five-year lease to stay in his current location on Corned Beef Row. (He also posted a comment below my earlier entry on the sale......
| May 19, 2009
| 9:31 AM
Lucky's Sandwich Company
3472 N. Clark St.
The Overstuffed Sandwich
The Two Bagger, Lucky's Sandwich Company
(Amount of each based on the number of portions you make)
-Large Italian Bread...