House of the Day

House of the Day: Gracious Home Plus 40 Acres on Caves Road

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$3,995,000
2919 Caves Road, Owings Mills
5 bedroom(s), 6 bathroom(s)
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Lifeline, Schools

NFL Taps Former Gilman Coach, Former Colt Joe Ehrmann to Help End Domestic Violence

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 24, 2014 4:00pm

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Joe Ehrmann

pressbox.com – In an effort to educate NFL owners and players on the issues of domestic violence, commissioner Roger Goodell has turned to former Baltimore Colt Joe Ehrmann. Read More →

Lifeline

Police Seek Man Who Has Too Many Wives

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 24, 2014 3:24pm

Deshawn W. Felipa (Balt. Co. Police)

Deshawn W. Felipa (Balt. Co. Police)

Hoes in different area codes is one thing, but Ludacris never advised marriage. Baltimore County police are looking for a man who has wives across Maryland, but stood up a judge. Read More →

Shop Local

Shopping Report: Pups, Pop-Ups & Boos

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 24, 2014 3:00pm

Shopping Report

Local shops are going pop-up and trick-or-treat crazy this week. Check out these events and sales in and around Baltimore:

 It’s Halloween season and shopping centers all over the region are hosting parades and trick or treat events for little ones. Check out Belvedere Square on October 26th for  trick or treating and a special appearance by The Kelly Bell Band.

The shops at Kenilworth will host a Halloween parade on October 30th and there will be trick or treating and a costume contest along Falls Road, 36th Street and Chestnut Avenue in Hampden starting at 5 p.m. on the 31st.

Pop the cork and celebrate Samuel Parker Clothier’s new Cross Keys location with bubbly! The shop will host a Fall Champagne Open House on Saturday, October 25th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Head to “Yappy Hour” at Stevenson Village’s Mutts, Merlot & Merriment. From 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 25th. The party is outside and dogs are welcome at Stevenson Village, with live jazz and wine from Boordy Vineyards. Several Village shops, including Stone Mill Bakery, Lori K, Papers Plus and Liza Byrd, will donate 10% of sales from the event to the Maryland SPCA.

Katwalk Boutique hosts two pop-up shops: Hair Affair by Minktresses and Loud Love Accessories from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 25th. Stop in for a drink and to browse and order custom items to arrive before the holidays. Plus, now through October 31st, coats and jackets at Katwalk are 15% off.

Calling all expecting moms: On Sunday, October 26th from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Wee Chic Boutique in the Village of Cross Keys and (cool) progeny will host CRAVINGS: A Pop-Up Babymoon for New and Expectant Moms. Perks include private shopping, a great swag bag, neck massages, mocktails and chances to win some great gear.

Think Pink at Fashion Saves Lives: Celebrating the Beauty of Breast Cancer Early Detection, a fashion show hosted by the American Breast Cancer Foundation in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins Breast Center. Held on Hopkins’ Bayview campus on Tuesday, October 28th from 7 p.m to 10 p.m., the event includes a fashion show and design challenge judged by local fashion celebs as well as food, exhibits and even dancing.

And finally, on Thursday, October 30th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Radcliffe Jewelers in Towson Town Center will host a trunk show featuring the classic jewelry of Elizabeth Locke. Don’t miss it.

That’s the scoop for this week’s shopping report. But there’s plenty more where that came from! Check back throughout the weekend for more from the new  Baltimore Fishbowl Weekend.

 

Cross Keys, Shop Local, Sponsored Post

Sales & Happenings This Weekend at The Village of Cross Keys

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Samuel Parker Fall Champagne Open House

Oct. 25th 10:00am – 5:00pm

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Cooking with Donna: Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Tuesday, November 18
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $50

Donna Crivello will prepare savory side-dishes to dress up a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Menu items include winter squash risotto, balsamic glazed Brussels sprouts, roasted root vegetables and cranberry granita. Wines selected to accompany a Turkey Day feast for family and friends will be served. Email donnasalad@aol.com

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Donna’s Coffee Bar & Café

The first is Oyster Night

Every Wednesday
5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Enjoy $1 raw oysters and half-priced beer. Fried oysters are available, too!

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Suited to Succeed Week! Donate and Save!

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Lifeline, Money & Power

Maglev’s Moment? Campaign for High-Speed Train from Baltimore-DC Picks up Steam

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 24, 2014 2:30pm

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The backers of a train that would ping commuters from D.C. to Baltimore in a mere 15 minutes already floated their plans in Baltimore earlier this fall. This week, the bullet train boosters showed the national business media types the train in Japan. But given the hard realities of building such a massive project, are we all being taken for a ride? Read More →

Links

Leek, Potato and Fennel Soup (with Bacon!)

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 24, 2014 2:05pm

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Comfort in a bowl.

This just might be my new favorite soup. Get yourself to the farmers market this weekend to get these in-season ingredients. Good stuff!

Leek, Potato and Fennel Soup

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Sunday – Ravens vs. Bengals: Mt. Washington Tavern Game Day Specials All Weekend!

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Sunday 1pm – Ravens vs. Buccaneers:  Mt. Washington Tavern Game Day Specials All Weekend!

Drinks:
$3 16 oz Natty Boh cans
$7 Goin’ Deep – Deep Eddy Vodka Double
$4 Blue Moon Drafts

Grub:
$8 Chicken Quesadilla
$10 Jumbo Lump Crab Dip
$8 Slow Roasted Buffalo Wings
$10 Loaded Tots

All Mt. Washington Tavern Football specials offered in the bars only.

Health and Fitness, Lifeline

Nina Pham Cured of Ebola at Md. Hospital

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 24, 2014 1:45pm

Nina Pham (via NBC News)

Nina Pham (via NBC News)

Nina Pham, the first nurse who contracted Ebola while caring for a patient in Dallas, was released from a NIH hospital in Maryland on Friday, and declared Ebola-free. Read More →

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Displays and Gifts Offer All Treat, No Tricks at Dutch Floral Garden

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 24, 2014 1:30pm

As Halloween nears and we feel the change of seasons, Dutch Floral Garden in Belvedere Square gets into the spirit with seasonal decor and gifts to get you ready to fall into fall!

Botanical sculpture is an art.  The careful combination of colors, textures and contrasting materials adds visual interest to a centerpiece, entry table, or any large room that beckons a focal point.

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