Posts Tagged ‘Restaurant Association of Maryland’

And the Rammy Goes To: Todd Gray, Kyle Bailey, The Source, Estadio, All Big Winners on Awards Night

Todd Gray is out $100. The acclaimed chef at Equinox took top honors as D.C.'s "Chef of the Year" last night at the 2011 Rammy awards gala at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Northwest D.C., an honor which apparently comes at a price. During his acceptance speech, Gray confessed to betting against himself and […]

Md. Restaurant Association Wants Status Quo on Corkage Ban

Although Top Chef/Volt's Bryan Voltaggio might be a high-profile voice in the effort to get Maryland to lift its restrictions on corkage practices at restaurants, the association representing Maryland restaurants has come down against the legislative push, after conducting a survey of its members on whether to allow customers to bring their own wine into […]

Restaurant Workers Get Screwed for a Third Straight Year

The Restaurant Association of Maryland e-mailed a release this afternoon cooing over its victory in the Maryland General Assembly, where the House Economic Matters Committee narrowly defeated, for the third straight year, a bill that would have given employees who work four consecutive hours a 15-minute break. It would have also given them a 30-minute […]