| Oct 23, 2012
| 12:14 PM
What's the scariest thing about Halloween? It's the unofficial opening of the holiday entertaining season.
Ina Garten understands. The Food Network star, also known as the Barefoot Contessa, doesn't pretend home entertaining is easy, on any scale. "It'...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:57 AM
The Maryland Crab and Oyster Celebration continues through Sunday.
Look for chefs' specials featuring Maryland crab and oyster at some 20 restaurants. Alewife is dishing up a smoked tomato gazpacho topped with Maryland crab and roasted corn relish;...
| May 7, 2012
| 3:20 PM
This year’s Taste of Downtown Glendale on Wednesday will boast several new restaurants, such as Pierre Garden, along with about 35 regulars, including Porto’s Bakery and Billy’s Deli.
Tickets for the event, which runs from 5:30 to 8:...
| May 14, 2012
| 4:23 AM
Sunday's story on violence at St. Patrick's Day attracted many reactions. Most people writing me emails and in comments at the bottom story said the city had become scary. It's further proof of the uphill battle the city has trying to show improving crime...
| May 15, 2012
| 5:25 AM
There is a disconnect sometimes between what police see as normal and routine and what others view as scary.
When Denise Kostka and her husband saw a mob forming outside her downtown hotel, she became frightened. She didn't see a lot of police, the young...
| May 16, 2012
| 9:05 PM
The master developer of Columbia's Town Center aims to begin construction by early next year on a $100 million apartment and retail complex, the area's first new housing in a decade.
The Metropolitan Downtown Columbia will be a six-story, 380-unit...
| May 17, 2012
| 4:02 AM
Today's forecast calls for sunny and breezy conditions, with a high temperature near 75 degrees. Tonight is expected to be clear, with a low temperature around 54 degrees.
Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues as you...
| May 17, 2012
| 9:08 AM
ON THE SITE...
White Marsh Boscov's returns after four-year absence: Boscov's, a well-known regional retailer, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2008, but will reopen at White Marsh Mall.
Joppa man, 47, dies in motorcycle accident: A 47-...
| May 19, 2012
| 6:30 AM
The under-reporting of disturbances and violent crime at the Inner Harbor is legendary ("TheSt. Patrick's Day brawl," May 16).
I have been living downtown in the Central Business District for the past six years at one of the nightly hot spots —...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 5:23 AM
Drivers are urged to plan alternate routes to travel through downtown Baltimore, as significant road closures are slated to begin Thursday evening to prepare for the second annual Grand Prix of Baltimore.
At 8 a.m. Thursday, Baltimore Police warned...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 6:05 AM
As of 9 a.m. Thursday, traffic was slow on I-95 southbound near I-695, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on the outer loop of I-695 near Frederick Road in Baltimore County, I-695 westbound near Hollins Ferry Road in Baltimore County,...