Money & Power

Amid Expansion, Port of Baltimore Named Fourth Fastest-Growing Port in North America

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 4:19pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Like millions of tons of cargo, the goods news keeps on moving down at the Helen Delich Bentley of Baltimore.

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Johns Hopkins Gets $150M to Build Agora

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 3:57pm

Johns Hopkins UniversityIn this age of divisive discourse, Johns Hopkins is turning to inspiration from the country that founded democracy in the first place. Read More →


Pets of the Week: Quinn and Jay

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 3:06pm


Have you ever seen a Rottie this cute before? I highly doubt it! My name is Quinn, and I must say, I’m pretty awesome. I love attention, giving kisses and belly rubs. You could rub my belly for hours! I like food, treats and going for long walks. I just need some TLC from my new family and you will see what a terrific dog I can be. I did tend to escape from my previous yard by digging under the fence, so perhaps we could just go on some long leash walks together and have some bonding time! I have lived with dogs previously. So, what do you think? Are you coming in soon to see me? I sure hope so! I know I won’t be here long!

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Culture, Featured, Lifeline

Mulberry Madness Festival Returns to Harvest Baltimore’s Pervasive Superfruit

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 2:54pm

Photo courtesy of the Baltimore Orchard Project

When Anthony Nathe plucks mulberries to snack on in Baltimore, he often meets with confusion and surprise.

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Lifeline, Money & Power

Anne Arundel Co. Corrections Officers Can Now Interrogate and Help Deport Undocumented Inmates

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 2:24pm

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent in 2011, via Homeland Security

The feds and Anne Arundel County officials have finalized an agreement that lets county corrections officers take on some of the duties of federal immigration agents.

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The Big Little League

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 12:00pm

Mayor Catherine Pugh with players on Opening Day 2016.  Photo courtesy of James Mosher Associates.

The memories are still vivid and come rushing forth for Rev. Quay Rich, one of the earliest alumni of West Baltimore’s nearly 60-year-old James Mosher Baseball little league, whose games are still played on its original two diamonds located behind James Mosher Elementary School at 2400 West Mosher Street.

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Culture, Featured, Schools

After Getting Skipped in Draft, UMD’s Melo Trimble Signs Summer League Deal with the 76ers

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 11:05am

Photo by Isaac Dunbar, via Wikimedia Commons

It was a long night for former University of Maryland star point guard Melo Trimble, but in the end it all worked out.

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Beaches, Culture, Food & Drink

Lines in the Sand with Loads of Potential: The Sandlot’s Opening Week

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 10:00am

The Sandlot, Baltimore’s new beachside restaurant, gleams with potential right off the bat. Read More →

Harbor East, Health and Fitness, Shop Local, Sponsored Post

Tomorrow’s FIT+ Fitness Festival Will Begin at 11AM! (2 Hr Delay!)

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 10:00am

UPDATE:  Due to the weather forecast, the Fit+ Festival will being at 11AM, 2 hours later than initially scheduled.  Looking forward to seeing you there!

On Saturday, June 24 it’s time to get out and work out at Harbor East’s 5th Annual FIT+ Outdoor Fitness Festival! Fit+ (Fit Plus) brings your workout to the streets of Harbor East with a morning into afternoon of free fitness instruction on the 800 block of Aliceanna Street from 9AM-1PM. Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

Baltimore Attorney Jim Shea Joins Pool of Dems Running for Governor

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 9:46am

Photo via Jim Shea/Facebook

Another Baltimore Democrat has entered the fray to fight for Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s office next fall.

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