| Jul 23, 2013
Laura and David Alima opened their Hampden ice cream shop, The Charmery, on Saturday.
The Charmery serves the Alimas' hand-crafted, made-on-premises ice cream in fresh scoops and in sundaes, sodas and milkshakes. The ice-cream menu includes traditional...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Oh, RumChata. For the longest time I wondered what proper application you'd find in this boozy world that could somehow extend your purpose beyond just a pour n' serve shot or an addition to coffee for Sunday Funday.
Well fortunately for all of us,...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Elvin R. "Peewee" Wolfe Jr., 63, of Frederick, Md., passed away Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Born July 19, 1950, in Frederick, he was the son of the late Elvin R. Wolfe Sr. and Lorraine Lewis Wolfe.
He was the husband of the late...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 10:01 AM
In these food-happy times, even the pizza joint has evolved beyond the slice-and-soda model into something the most diehard foodie could love. HomeSlyce is proof.
The bar/restaurant, which has Federal Hill and Mount Vernon locations, joins a handful...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:03 PM
R. Champlin "Champ" Sheridan Jr., founder of a leading scientific, technical and trade printing company and a major benefactor of the Johns Hopkins University, died Aug. 7 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at VNA Hospice House in Vero Beach, Fla....
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:54 AM
There are any number of ways to view last week's raucous City Council committee meeting, where by a 3-0 vote, members approved a $107 million public financing deal for the Harbor Point development.
It was theater, for sure, with drama and high dudgeon...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:37 PM
At first glance — best shielded, given the sun's fierce glare reflected from all the chrome — the 7,500-pound, 29-feet-long "Finnjet" suggests transport for intergalactic travelers with a pronounced sense of humor.
More than 80 lights and...
| Aug 11, 2013
The Baltimore Summer Antiques Show returns to the convention center Aug. 22 for its 33rd season, and this year there are a couple of new twists.
In addition to more than 575 international art and antique dealers and more than 200,000 items, the event...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:00 PM
The embattled Contemporary Museum will reopen this fall and winter, roughly 18 months after the institution abruptly shut its doors and laid off its five-member staff.
The rejuvenated institution, now called The Contemporary, will return to its...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 1:33 PM
On her first official day of work, Julia Marciari-Alexander heads down to the basement of the Walters Art Museum to say hello to a room full of squirmy 8-, 9- and 10-year-olds attending summer camp.
A girl with curly, brown hair looks up from the strand...
| Jun 22, 2013
Haussner's was certainly admired for its cuisine, which combined traditional German specialties like Wiener schnitzel a la Holstein with Mid-Atlantic fare such as crab cakes and terrapin stew. And people still dream about the dessert...