| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Just three months after Baltimore officials caused an uproar by unexpectedly raising the property taxes of 315 owners, the city is once again revising those bills.
Michael Plaisted saw the July tax bill on his Ridgely's Delight condo jump from about $1,...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Nick Waldner had been searching a long time to find the right property in Baltimore's Canton neighborhood — specifically, a derelict shell of a house that he could get at a good price and completely renovate.
When he found the perfect end-of...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Claire Green from Parkton was looking for a recipe for a noodle kugel like the one she remembers her grandmother making for the Jewish holidays when she was growing up.
Kugel is a staple at most Jewish holiday meals — with the exception of...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:27 AM
The husband-and-wife team behind Verde concede they were somewhat reticent about publicizing their new place, at least at first.
When they opened their approachably chic trattoria last September, in the old Birches space on Montford Street, Ed Bosco and...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Marie F. Schramm, a homemaker and retired grocery store cashier who was also an accomplished cook, died Sept. 22 of a heart attack in Whitesville, N.C. The former Highlandtown resident was 76.
Marie Frances Pistorio, the daughter of a tailor and a...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:12 AM
The new Samos, which opens Monday at The Shops at Canton Crossing, won't be exactly like the original, enduringly popular casual restaurant in Greektown.
For one thing, the new Samos will take credit cards, said Michael Georgalas, whose father,...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 9:09 AM
While it saddened me to read recently of the attendance troubles at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum, I was not surprised. In a city where museums generally exceed expectations, the Reginald F. Lewis Museum has always left something to be desired.
| Sep 24, 2013
| 10:09 AM
The Michaels store under construction at The Shops at Canton Crossing will open Oct. 20, the retailer announced today.
The arts and crafts specialty store is an anchor at the new shopping center on Boston Street in Canton, along with Target, Harris...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 7:38 AM
It's the Wacky Races. It's Cannonball Run III.
No, it's just The Gathering.
More and more, those Baltimore food-truck rallies known as The Gathering are meeting not just on Fridays but two or three times over a weekend. Food trucks will be rallying...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 6:07 AM
An independent grocer's profit margin is so slim that Baltimore's bottled-beverage tax may be to blame for the pending demise of Santoni's Supermarket, industry experts said Monday.
"It was, in my opinion, a prime factor" said Jeff Metzger, publisher of...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Baltimore police identified the victim in a single-vehicle crash in the Canton industrial area Monday night as Thomas Alan Boone, 51.
Boone, of Baltimore, crashed head-first into the side of a bridge in the 4200 block of O'Donnell Street at about 7 p.m....