Have a smoothie at Smoothie King Friday and help raise money for Chesapeake Mommies

Have a smoothie at Bel Air's Smoothie King Friday, April 16, and help raise money for ChesapeakeMommies.com. Smoothie King at 225 Brierhill Drive will donate $1 of each smoothie to the non-profit group, which...

Bel Air’s Saturday Farmer’s Market to open April 10

I just saw on the Harford County Government's website that the Bel Air Saturday Farmer's Market will open for the season April 10. Hours are 7am – 11am in the Mary Risteau Building parking...

Eat at Applebee’s in Aberdeen Wednesday and 10% of your check will go to...

ChesapeakeMommies.com, the local non-profit group which brings moms together both online and off, is hosting a fundraiser for the group this Wednesday, March 31 at Applebee's in Aberdeen, 991 Beards Hill Road.Click...

Eat like a leprechaun today

I baked my corned beef last night and plan on following this recipe to prepare my St. Patrick's Day cabbage tonight: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/paula-deen/easy-corned-beef-and-cabbage-recipe/index.htmlThen I saw this recipe for a Shamrock Shake on Chesapeake Mommies' Facebook...

Free regular water ice at Rita’s this Saturday to celebrate spring

Spring will be here by the end of the week and Rita's is celebrating by giving away free regular size water ice from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 20. What more is there...

Dark Horse Saloon opens in old Greene Turtle location on Main Street Thursday, March...

The Dark Horse Saloon -- former home of The Greene Turtle and The Ropewalk -- opens Thursday. Prudential Carruthers Realtor Chris Reda, who owns the building at 119 S. Main St. along with his...

Rita’s in Forest Hill opened for the season today

I'm sipping a Mango Misto as a write this. The Forest Hill Rita's opened today -- a sure sign of spring despite the remaining piles of slushy snow everywhere. It's so much nicer to...

Produce Depot Inc. just opened in former Easterns Automotive building on Bel Air Road

I followed the little yellow signs dotting the roadway to the new Produce Depot Inc. that just opened in the former Easterns Automotive building on Bel Air Road, just across the street from Goodwill...

Interested in buying Bel Air’s Crackpot or Abingdon’s Country Kitchen at auction? Both go...

 It's official. The Crackpot Restaurant -- closed since last January -- goes to auction at 11 a.m. Oct. 21. BANV drove by today and saw the big yellow signs. Alex Cooper Auctioneers is handling...