Friday Afternoon Headlines: Not Guilty in Bowers Case; Body Camera Video Leads to Indictment; and More

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Top Stories This Week: Tragic Discovery of Man’s Body in Harbor, Charles Barkley Angers Crowd in East Baltimore, Camden Yards Gets LED Lights

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Our most-read story this week was the sad report of a man’s body being found on Thursday in the harbor near Fells Point. Police were quickly able to identify it as Michael Bagley, a 23-year-old Baltimore resident who went missing about a block away in the neighborhood 12 days earlier. Bagley attended high school at Loyola Blakefield prep school in Towson and graduated from Loyola University Maryland here in Baltimore earlier this year.

Here were the other most well-read posts during the week of Nov. 26-Dec. 2:

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3 Places to Buy Baltimore-Made Gifts This Weekend

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Open Workscatch of the day fish (2)While your holiday order from Amazon may come from the other side of Baltimore, it probably wasn’t made here. But for those who want to do their browsing out in the city, there are options to buy from the growing number of local artisans that are plying their trade in the city. Here’s three markets this weekend: Read More →

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Garage Employees Stop Teens Who Assaulted, Carjacked Baltimore City Councilwoman

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Councilwoman Rochelle "Rikki" Spector

Councilwoman Rochelle “Rikki” Spector

Councilwoman Rochelle “Rikki” Spector is recovering in the hospital, but says she is “doing alright” several hours after two teenagers allegedly assaulted her and stole her car in a South Baltimore parking garage this morning.

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Army and Navy Ships Coming to Inner Harbor This Month for Free Public Tours

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Courtesy Sail Baltimore

Courtesy Sail Baltimore

The final ships of Sail Baltimore’s 40th season are coming to the Inner Harbor from Dec. 9 to 11. Read More →

Hopkins’ Magic Mushrooms Research Looks to Spread Peace to Cancer Patients

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Photo by Erik Fenderson, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo by Erik Fenderson, via Wikimedia Commons

Johns Hopkins’ research into magic mushrooms has already yielded meaning and music for people who are healthy. Now the psylocibin studies are bringing peace to patients. Read More →

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‘Game Day’ Specials at Mt. Washington Tavern: Sunday 12/4 Ravens vs. Miami Dolphins

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Mt. Washington Tavern Football Specials

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Viceland Profiling Four Baltimoreans Tonight on Show ‘Payday’

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AJ Elliot, tattoo artist, Courtesy of VICELAND

Tattoo artist AJ Elliot, who is featured in the episode. Courtesy of Viceland.

The ever-edgy news network Viceland will air a show tonight about the economic livelihoods of four individuals in Baltimore: a dirt biker, an underground tattoo artist, a photographer and the owner of a hookah business.

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City Officials Want to Tear Down Lexington Market and Build Another

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Light Up Lexington

Light Up Lexington

Baltimore officials have been exploring options to redevelop the city’s public markets. On Friday, they floated a plan to start over entirely at the largest market. Read More →

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Hammerjacks Could Anchor a New Entertainment District Near Camden Yards

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The latest iteration of Hammerjacks nightclub likely will be the cornerstone for a new entertainment district near M&T Bank Stadium and the Horseshoe Casino, a city planner said yesterday. Read More →

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