Dining and Drinking

Salerno's to honor Parks Landing Gift Cards

It's a story of small business, the value of good neighbors in the face of misfortune and crabs. More than 20 years ago, Bill Parks lent a helping hand — and frequently, crab claw — to Bruce Reamer and his floundering Eldersburg Restaurant, Salerno's. This week, an opportunity finally presented itself for Reamer to return the favor. In a show of support for Parks, Salerno's Restaurant, in Eldersburg has agreed to honor the outstanding gift cards to Parks Landing still held by many of the shuttered establishment's customers. On Sunday, Feb. 15, Westminster seafood restaurant Parks Landing unexpectedly closed its doors for good after more than 20 years of...