| Jul 5, 2011
| 10:14 AM
A legal issue left the city with no inspectors checking the size and weight of large trucks for nearly a month, so aldermen took steps today to fix an ordinance that has brought in more than $1 million per year.
The move came in the wake of a June 10...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 4:30 AM
A new study has good news for mobile food vehicles, as 91 percent of consumers polled who are familiar with food trucks say they view the trend as having staying power and not a passing fad. Only 7 percent of consumers who use mobile food vehicles (MFV)...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 12:24 PM
The Eat The Streets: 757 Food Truck Series hits Hampton on Oct. 8.
This wil be the third gathering, and the first on the Peninsula, of a group of four food vendors whose trucks serve downtown workers and at other locations.
Their latest “Eat the...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 5:04 PM
“Zarkana” by Cirque du Soleil: preview performances begin Oct. 25; premieres Nov. 8
Saturdays – Thursdays:
“Donn Arden’s Jubilee!”
Wednesdays – Sundays:
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Want to do your part to fight climate change? Buy (and drive) a battery-powered car, suggests Environment Maryland. The green group says the state could begin to whittle away at the massive amounts of climate-altering pollution produced here if more...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:45 AM
The Curtis Bay and Brooklyn neighborhoods in industrialized South Baltimore are among the most polluted in Maryland and even the nation, says a Washington-based environmental group, which is calling for tighter scrutiny of air quality there and curbs on...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Patagonia Inc., the clothing retailer known for its use of organic cotton, is now training its Earth-friendly eye on food. Specifically, jerky made from wild salmon.
The Ventura-based outdoor apparel-maker has begun selling three flavors of its Patagonia...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 6:53 AM
Coed blues-rock champions Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi will be heating up guitar fretboards in Norfolk this fall. The Tedeschi Trucks Band will play Chrysler Hall in Norfolk and tickets to the show go on sale 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 27.
The show will...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 1:43 PM
If your New Year resolution involves healthier eating habits, you're in luck.
From 6:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 11, Whole Foods Market Huntington Beach is bringing in celebrity chef Raya Belna from Seabirds Food Truck for a New Year Raw Foods Detox class.
| Aug 29, 2012
| 2:50 PM
With gas prices hovering around $4 a gallon this summer, everyone who drives can appreciate the beauty of vehicles designed to go twice as far on a tank of fuel than today's models — including the people who build cars. Some ideas simply make too...
| Mar 11, 2012
In 2008, high fuel costs sent the Lehigh Valley's auto-buying market into a frenzy as dealerships were saddled with SUVs and other large vehicles consumers passed up for compact cars.
Now, as analysts predict fuel costs will reach $4 or more by summer,...