Friday Afternoon Headlines: Daycare Drug Bust; Craft Beer in Baltimore; Terps’ Bowl Hopes; and More

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Mistrial in Public Enemy No. 1 case — Baltimore Sun

Disgraced Yet Adored, Ex-Mayor Sheila Dixon mounts write-in campaign — AP

Anne Arundel County Police: Daycare Drug Bust — CBS Baltimore

A brief history of craft beer in Baltimore — ABC2 News

Maryland football’s best shot at a bowl berth might be vs. Michigan State — Washington Post


Terps’ New Football Facility Will Also Be Home to Traumatic Brain Injury Research

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 5:18pm

colefiendThe hallowed hardwood of Cole Field House in College Park is set to give way to a new center for healing athletes’ injuries. Read More →


Disguised as Substitute Teacher, Adam Jones Visits Baltimore School

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 4:32pm

Courtesy Bank of America/MLB

Courtesy Bank of America/MLB

Orioles star Adam Jones treated a classroom of students at Baltimore’s SEED School earlier this year to a free baseball game, but not before surprising them by disguising himself as the teacher.

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Hot Plate: Bar Vasquez Opens, Baltimore Craft Beer Festival, La Cuchara Celebrates Onions

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 4:31pm

La Cuchara's Chef Ben Lefenfeld cooking over an open flame. (Photo c/o La Cuchara)

La Cuchara’s Chef Ben Lefenfeld cooking over an open flame. (Photo c/o La Cuchara)

This week, Baltimore’s restaurants are giving us a brief breather, between the flurry of activity that was Fleet Week and all the Halloween-related festivities we can expect next week. That said, though the schedule for the week is a little quieter than usual, there’s still plenty of exciting news and fun events to keep Baltimore’s food lovers busy. Read More →

Mushroom City Arts Festival Returns to Leakin Park

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 4:12pm

Mushrooms_in_the_grasscatch of the day fish (2)Leakin Park’s annual mashup of art and nature returns this weekend. Read More →

Teenage Girl Leaves Hateful Note on Muslim Family’s Door in Dundalk

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 3:24pm

Courtesy of CAIR

Courtesy of CAIR

A 14-year-old girl who left an offensive message on loose-leaf paper on an Iraqi refugee family’s door in Dundalk is in big trouble – with her parents, that is. Police say the gesture was offensive, but not a criminal act.

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Rawlings-Blake Passes Decision on Charm City Circulator Cuts to Next Mayor

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 2:38pm

Charm-City-Circulator-bus-01Despite proposed cuts to the Charm City Circulator that appeared to be on the table earlier this year, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake isn’t going to make any final calls on the free bus service before she leaves office later this year. Read More →

‘A Swingin’ Nutcracker a la Ellington’ is Part of Baltimore Symphony’s Holiday Lineup

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 2:29pm

Credit: Jati Lindsay

Credit: Jati Lindsay

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will present a jazzy new take on Tchaikovsky’s classic The Nutcracker this year as part of its holiday concert lineup.

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City Still Trying to Hire Polling Judges for Election Day

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 1:45pm

2016 election

Two weeks from next Tuesday, eligible Americans will pick the next leader of the free world, as well as new senators, representatives and mayors, among others. Here in Baltimore, the City Board of Elections still needs judges at polling places around the city to make sure the process goes smoothly.

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Magazine Ranks Camden Yards The ‘Best Ballpark Experience’ in the Majors

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 11:50am


An annual ranking by Stadium Journey confirms what most of us already knew: No other stadium makes for a better ballgame than Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

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