Real Estate & Home, Sponsored Post

Porch Ideas from Houzz

0 Written by: | Saturday, Aug 01, 2015 3:00pm

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Embracing easy summer living can be as simple as spending time each day on your front porch. There is something utterly relaxing about hanging out on the porch, whether it’s to sip morning coffee or unwind at the end of the day — and then there’s the added perk of making your neighborhood feel warmer, friendlier and more connected. Make your porch a place you can’t wait to spend time on with these 10 simple, beautiful ideas from Houzz. Read More →

Culture, Monkton, Sponsored Post

Sunday – Cara Kelly and the Tell Tale at Ladew’s Last Summer Concert this Season

0 Written by: | Saturday, Aug 01, 2015 10:00am

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Sunday, August 2 (68 pm / Cara Kelly and the Tell Tale

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Links

Friday Afternoon Headlines: Blue Moon Tonight; Hogan’s Positive Outlook; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 31, 2015 4:28pm

In Baltimore, hope can be a dangerous thing — Baltimore Sun

Cancer, hair loss haven’t affected governor’s positive outlook — CBS Baltimore

Rare blue moon to occur tonight — WBAL-TV

Design for Merritt Athletic Club expansion in Canton has ‘come a long way‘ — BBJ

Ravens’ Jimmy Smith wants place among top NFL corners — USA Today

Money & Power, Schools

U.S. Cabinet Officials Introduce Pell Grants to Prisoners at Goucher

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 31, 2015 4:17pm

Goucher College

Goucher College

Washington went to Baltimore once again on Friday, as U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced a new push to make federal grants that pay for college once again available to prisoners. Read More →

Lifeline

Latest Orioles Bobblehead is Pirate Manny Machado

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 31, 2015 3:51pm

Captain_Manny_dyycht31_h1p75auyThe big league Orioles may be moving on to garden gnomes, but minor league promoters in Bowie know that baseball and bobbleheads go hand-in-hand. The Bowie Baysox aren’t beyond a little skullduggery in their figurines, though. Read More →

Lifeline

Orioles Acquire Outfielder Gerardo Parra

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 31, 2015 2:20pm

Gerardo Parra

Gerardo Parra

by Todd Karpovich/Pressbox Online

The Orioles solved one of their pressing issues by acquiring outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Milwaukee Brewers for right-handed minor league pitcher Zach Davies just prior to the  July 31 non-waiver MLB trade deadline.  Read More →

Culture, Featured

Misty Copeland is Speaking in Baltimore This Weekend

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 31, 2015 2:11pm

Still from I Will What I Want/Under Armour

Still from I Will What I Want/Under Armour

catch of the day fish (2)Misty Copeland is known nationwide as a groundbreaking ballerina who became the first African American principal dancer of the American Ballet Theatre. She assumes the title on Saturday. Conincidentally, she will be in Baltimore that day giving a talk at the Reginald F. Lewis African American History and Culture Museum. Read More →

Food & Drink

Baltimore Booze Delivery App Offers Free Delivery This Weekend

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 31, 2015 10:38am

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As of this week, there’s not one but two alcohol delivery apps serving the Baltimore area. Drizly launched a few months ago; this week, Brewber joins the fray. And in celebration of their launch, they’re offering free delivery today, tomorrow and Sunday from 2-9 PM.  Read More →

Harbor East, Shop Local, Sponsored Post

Serious Summer Markdowns, Giveaways & More at the Harbor East Summer Sidewalk Sale

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 31, 2015 10:00am

Summer Sidewalk Sale Sunday, August 9th, 12-4PM

Meet us out on Harbor East sidewalks for serious summer markdowns, giveaways & more.

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Savor exclusive summer sales, music, and giveaways at Harbor East on Sunday, August 9th! From 12-4PM enjoy complimentary snow cones and summer games from Zipcar, FREE Harbor East sunglasses* with your same-day purchase of $50 or more, plus a DJ, contests and more!

Enjoy sweet deals from the following retailers:

Amaryllis – 20% off store-wide. Sale items priced at 50-70% off.

Arhaus – Take an additional 5% off of floor samples and outdoor pottery.

Blanca Flor – 15% off Native American and Mexican sterling silver. Read More →

Health and Fitness

Sending Blood Via Drone: What Could Go Wrong?

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 31, 2015 9:51am

Photo by Keith Weller, via Johns Hopkins Medicine

Photo by Keith Weller, via Johns Hopkins Medicine

Johns Hopkins scientists recently conducted an unusual experiment: They took a bunch of blood, attached it to a drone, and sent it flying. Read More →

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