April 1, 2013
BWI Business Partnership's April signature breakfast will be held Wednesday, April 17 from 7:45 to 9:15 a.m. at the Hotel at Arundel Preserve, 7795 Arundel Mills Boulevard, in Hanover. Keynote speaker Maravene Loeschke, president of Towson University, will talk about new initiatives at Towson. Towson University is one of the largest public universities in Maryland, and has interdisciplinary partnerships with public and private institutions, which provide research, internship and jobs for students.
March 12, 2013
Let's set one thing straight right away: St. Patrick's Day stereotypes to the contrary, there's nothing green about an Irish breakfast. "No, nothing will be green," pledges Chris Marquis, chef at Baltimore's Slainte Irish Pub and Restaurant, before pausing for a moment and realizing a stray vegetable might possibly find its way onto the plate. "Nothing will be artificially green, let me correct that," he says. But green may very well be the only thing not showing up on the breakfast plates being served up by Irish eateries all over the area this weekend.
February 27, 2013
The actor known as John Locke on ABC's "Lost" has a taste for bagels. Terry O'Quinn stopped in at Towson Hot Bagels for a carb fix several times this week -- including today -- taking the time to pose with staff and fans as he waited for his food. On one visit, he agreed to a photo with the Towson University women's lacrosse team. "He waited for his bagel and a bunch of people took a picture with him. It was cool," said owner/manager Ciro Scotto. O'Quinn lived in Reisterstown for years and has apparently moved back to the area.
February 12, 2013
Dr. Benjamin Carson, the eminent Johns Hopkins pediatric neurosurgeon, has received much attention over the years not only for his skills in the operating room but for what he has achieved beyond it. For many Baltimoreans, his story is a familiar one - born in Detroit, raised in poverty by a single mother, he overcame much to not only become a Medal of Freedom winner but a benefactor to thousands of young people through his scholarship program....
February 8, 2013
Breakfast is served – The All You Can Eat Buffet Breakfast at Harmony Lodge is this Saturday starting at 7 and running until 10 a.m. Located at 1510 Tome Highway, cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children. Proceeds benefit scholarship fund. A St. Valentine's Dance featuring DJ Batman is also this Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Perryville Fire Company, 920 Principio Furnace Road. Join the Party with the tri-state area's most popular DJ, who is famous for the "Booze Cruise" and the wildest dance parties permitted by law. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the dance runs from 8 to midnight.
January 24, 2013
Save the date: The Enoch Pratt Library's 25th annual Booklovers' Breakfast , featuring acclaimed author Terry McMillan , is coming up on Saturday, Feb. 9. She was the speaker at the first event, and is coming back for the big anniversary. The event runs from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel. Tickets are $50 per person or $450 for a table of 10. McMillan's tales, which include " Waiting to Exhale, " "How Stella Got Her Groove Back" and "Getting to Happy," have been enjoyed by million in book form and screen adaptations.