And the winner is!

Using highly scientific methodology (unlike last time) and countless hours of development, a winner has been selected for the book giveaway. Behold, the names printed on slips of paper in a meticulous pile Many hours later, a slip emerges itself from the pile and stands strong Congrats, Theresawilliams! You’ll be receiving an email shortly for […]

Quintessential Baltimore coffee table book turning 10, we’re giving away a copy

(the winner has been announced! but feel free to leave your “then and now” comments below if you wanna!) Thunder Bay’s popular series Then and Now has been around for a while, and Baltimore’s version (with heavy lifting by Midnight Sunner/beer blogger/photog Alexander D. Mitchell IV) Baltimore: Then and Now is itching to turn 10 […]

PSA: Mobtown Madness wants your help!

Mobtown Madness, a THE city-wide scavenger hunt and puzzle-solving-contest to benefit Unchained Talent, is entering its 5th year and is seeking past participants and new bloods alike with the planning process and spreading the word about Mobtown Madness in general. I participated in Mobtown Madness a few summers ago and it was a blast, so […]

Time to play: name the bar/restaurant!

Here’s a fun game, I’m going to post a review (in this case, a really bad review) of a Baltimore area bar/restaurant/horse stable (you never know) – first person to guess the correct answer will win… something. AND AWAY WE GO! The slovenly server took our order, slipped out the front door, jumped into the […]

Make this happen: the Abbey Burger vs. Kooper’s BURGER THROWDOWN

Filed under “This absolutely has to happen sooner than later,” the delicious notion of a Burger Throwdown between city favorites Abbey Burger Bistro and Kooper’s Tavern (and their associated Chowhound Wagon) was very rapidly suggested via Twitter, noted as interesting, and possibly might happen at some point in the future for ultimate burger supremacy here […]