Thursday Afternoon Links: Slurpee Suit, Barmageddon, Peak Foliage

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Reality Show Barmageddon Features Local Bars, Baltimore Magazine

Foliage Reaches Peak Color Across Md., Baltimore Sun

7-11 Sues Over Slurpee Rights, WBAL-TV

GPS Clears Man in 2009 Baltimore Shooting, CBS Baltimore

Walking the Streets of Baltimore with the Other Barksdale, National Journal

City’s Acting CTO Pushing WiFi, Open Data, Baltimore


Owings Mills, Schools, Sponsored Post

Visit McDonogh School For a Look at Kindergarten and First Grade

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 4:00pm

Baltimore Fishbowl Flyer
from the McDonogh website:

McDonogh School is a community that finds joy in work, in play, in discovery, and in the realization of personal potential. Strong, mutually respectful relationships inspire a passion for teaching and learning, a dedication to personal integrity, and a commitment to excellence. Embracing diversity of background, culture, and thought, the school builds upon its founder’s original mission to provide life-altering opportunities and to develop in students the will “to do the greatest possible amount of good.”


Lifeline, Money & Power

Michelle Obama Coming to Baltimore for Pre-Election Rally

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 3:50pm

photo via NESN

photo via NESN

Anthony Brown has already had presidents boosting his campaign for the state’s top job. But as the clock ticks down to Election Day on Tuesday, he’s looking for more help from the First Ladies. Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton will be in Maryland over the next couple of days to help the lieutenant governor. Read More →


Monarch Academy

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 3:04pm

Monarch Academy

Money & Power

SRB: Crime Cameras Encouraged on Homes & Businesses, Body Cameras on Cops ‘Illegal’

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 2:49pm

citiwatch-beleiveSMWhether they’re on your house or a police officer, cameras are changing the way crime is investigated. This week, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake embraced a new program that would allow Baltimoreans to turn their private cameras into a network. But she wasn’t quite ready for the police to wear devices that would film the incidents they’re involved in. Read More →

Money & Power

Ex-Charm City Cirulator Chief Indicted for Bus Stop Shelter Bribes

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 2:30pm

Charm-City-Circulator-bus-01Ex-Baltimore City transit chief Barry S. Robinson was indicted Thursday for attempting to fund his retirement by selling off the city’s bus shelters. Read More →


Two Boots brings New Orleans flair to pizza in Bolton Hill

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 2:05pm

Photo: Hencken & Gaines

I’d driven by Two Boots Pizza on Mt. Royal Avenue dozens of times, but last week I finally had the chance to visit. I worked at MICA a while back, so it was really nice to be back in Bolton Hill, one of Baltimore’s most charming neighborhoods. For old times, I parked in front of my friend’s gorgeous rowhouse around the corner from the Main Building on Lanvale, walked by the (awesomely divey) Mt. Royal Tavern, crossed the light rail tracks and headed into Two Boots for a little weekday lunch. Read More →

Food & Drink, Harbor East, Health and Fitness, Sponsored Post

Next Week: Soul Body Thrive Workshops-Energize, Strengthen & Nourish Your Body

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 2:00pm

Soul Body Thrive Workshops

Energize, strengthen & nourish your body

Power up your Wednesdays this fall! Each workshop includes:


Soul Body’s famed SB Barre workout to tighten your core and tone your thighs, hips and seat (30 minutes). These ballet barre-inspired, mat-based moves can be modified for every level.

Healthy recipe demos to excite your inner chef and enhance your nutrition IQ (40 minutes).

Tastings, plus recipe cards to take home.


Wednesday, November 5  •  5:30—7pm
Recipes for Healthy Skin

Peaches3.jpgHealthy, glowing skin begins with what you put in your body. Find out which foods support a supple, clear complexion. Then, taste innovative ways to prepare them. You’ll come away from the evening with a delicious, inside-out strategy for nourishing your skin. This workshop begins with an invigorating 30-minute SB Barre workout.





Food & Drink, Mt. Washington, Sponsored Post

Amazing Happy Hours All Week Long at Mt.Washington Tavern

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Mt Washington Tavern

Enjoy weekday happy hours year round and game day specials at the Mt. Washington Tavern throughout football season.


Gift Guides, Schools, Shop Local, Sponsored Post

Park School Holiday Artisan Market – An Artisan Craft Show

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Pet portraits. You know you need one of these! Brooke from Fuzzy Mug does a really beautiful job of capturing the likeness of your furry family member.

Baltimore, MD – The 10th annual Holiday Artisan Market will be held on Wednesday, December 4, 2014 at The Park School of Baltimore, 2425 Old Court Road, 21208. The show will run from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. and feature talented artists and craftspeople from the Baltimore area. Read More →

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