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  • Free Will Astrology 2/18/15

    Free Will Astrology 2/18/15
    ARIES (March 21-April 19): There are many different facets to your intelligence, and each matures at a different rate. So for example, your ability to think symbolically may evolve more slowly than your ability to think abstractly. Your wisdom about why...
  • The search for Baltimore's best matzo ball soup begins and ends at home

    The search for Baltimore's best matzo ball soup begins and ends at home
    Like a lot of Jews, I have a theory about matzo ball soup. And that theory, of course, is based on the inherent superiority of my mother’s matzo ball soup. I will say for the record, as someone who has sampled matzo ball soups from some of the...
  • Weekly Calendar: December 31-January 7

    CLUBS/CONCERTS Wednesday 31  Baltimore Soundstage. J. Roddy Walston and The Business, Sleepwalkers. The Birchmere. The Seldom Scene. Bumper Jacksons, The Hello Strangers. The Black Cat. Peaches O’Dell and Her Orchestra, Tony Anthony and...
  • Cheap Eats: Grille Twelve24 is all over the place, in a good way

    Cheap Eats: Grille Twelve24 is all over the place, in a good way
    The menu at Grille Twelve24 is kind of all over the place: It serves American food, including sandwiches, burgers, and fried chicken; Mediterranean fare, such as falafel and gyros; and Peruvian chicken. But so far, the counter-service eatery’s...
  • Raise a Glass to Casks: Baltimore brewers are bringing the old-style cask ale back to bars

    Raise a Glass to Casks: Baltimore brewers are bringing the old-style cask ale back to bars
    Across the pond in the U.K., it’s common to see pub signage proclaiming the availability of “real ale.” As opposed to what, you might wonder? Near beer? Something with artificial hops? What they refer to is the Brit’s traditional...
  • The Crab Lab, a new food truck with plenty of crab-based dishes and an unbeatable lunch deal

    The Crab Lab, a new food truck with plenty of crab-based dishes and an unbeatable lunch deal
    A new food truck, The Crab Lab, began parking at the corner of Monument and North Calvert streets a few weeks ago. A co-worker visited it for lunch and raved about the four-cheese grilled cheese ($3), which contained pepperjack, American, Swiss, and...
  • Kinda Like Lady Parts: New Ryleigh's Oyster location in Mount Vernon provides solid seafood offerings

    Kinda Like Lady Parts: New Ryleigh's Oyster location in Mount Vernon provides solid seafood offerings
    It’s said that Casanova ate 50 oysters for breakfast to fuel his long days of ethically questionable sexual conquests. He was obviously on to something, as far as his diet went. Turns out, the amino acids in oysters really do trigger the release...
  • Weekly Calendar 1/7/15-1/14/15

    CLUBS/CONCERTS Wednesday 7 Bertha’s. Big Bertha’s Rhythm Kings. The Black Cat. The End of America, Hearts and Spades. Cat’s Eye Pub. Katie Bowers Band. Liam Flynn’s Ale House. Celtic Music Sessions. The Ottobar. ...
  • The Vegetarian Option: Blue Pit BBQ is an unexpected oasis for non-meat eaters

    The Vegetarian Option: Blue Pit BBQ is an unexpected oasis for non-meat eaters
    Baltimore is not a bad city for vegetarians. There are some dedicated vegetarian and vegan restaurants that really know their stuff, like Land of Kush and Liquid Earth. There are fewer good half-and-half spots—though they exist, like Golden West...
  • Golden West adds late-night/early morning window serving up waffles, bánh mě, and more

    Golden West adds late-night/early morning window serving up waffles, bánh mì, and more
    If you've ever staggered out of a bar in Hampden on a Saturday night craving the sweet taste of waffles, our cravings will be satiated come spring. The Golden West plans to change the face of early morning/late-night dining in Hampden, according to co-...
  • Pop-up Maketto 1351 offers delicious, authentic Asian cuisine

    Pop-up Maketto 1351 offers delicious, authentic Asian cuisine
    After returning from a trip to Thailand, a friend invited me to sample the Pan-Asian cuisine at the latest pop-up restaurant in the area, Maketto 1351, a preview of the new Washington, D.C. restaurant being opened by Toki Underground's Erik Bruner-Yang....
  • Devil in the Details: A local pastor says he wants to help the helpless, but everything is not as it seems

    Devil in the Details: A local pastor says he wants to help the helpless, but everything is not as it seems
    Greg Gilchrist lost everything. His furniture, his car, and all of his belongings were swallowed and scattered during the deadliest and most destructive tornado outbreak in recorded history. In late April 2011, 355 tornadoes swept through the South and...