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Madonnari Art Festival Shows Little Italy’s Creative Side

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 5:00pm

litteitalcatch of the day fish (2)Baltimore’s Little Italy is a cozy neighborhood with great food. But when it comes to the country that inspired the community, you can’t forget art. Read More →

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This is the Last Week of The Baltimore Messenger

1 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 8:45am

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The 30-year-old weekly neighborhood newspaper will cease print publication this week.

It’s the end of the road for The Baltimore Messenger, a weekly publication of the Baltimore Sun Media Group that has covered north Baltimore neighborhoods and institutions for three decades.

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Rapper The Game Showed Up at a West Baltimore Block Party

0 Written by: | Monday, Sep 26, 2016 3:44pm

Rapper The Game made an appearance at a West Baltimore block party over the weekend, and he distributed some cash. Read More →

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From Freedom House to Freddie Gray, Maryland Well-Represented in New African American Museum

1 Written by: | Monday, Sep 26, 2016 1:45pm

Poole House

Poole House

Although the Smithsonian’s new National Museum of African American History and Culture opened Saturday in the heart of Washington, the state of Maryland from which D.C. was carved has a strong presence. Read More →

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The Walters Asks: What Does Your Side of Baltimore Smell Like?

0 Written by: | Monday, Sep 26, 2016 11:02am

Courtesy Walters Art Museum

Courtesy Walters Art Museum

Does Federal Hill smell different than Mount Washington, Belair-Edison, Harlem Park or Dunbar-Broadway?

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Watch the Latest Star Wars Movie Outside in the Center of Downtown Baltimore

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 23, 2016 4:32pm

forceawakcatch of the day fish (2)It usually doesn’t take much to convince people to say yes to an outdoor movie, especially when the weather is still nice. But just in case you need to be enticed, the Downtown Partnership is adding Star Wars into the mix this weekend. Read More →

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Historic Read’s Drug Store to Become Spotlighters Theatre, If Approved by SRB

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 3:55pm

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The former Read’s drug store building at Howard and Lexington streets will become a new home for the Spotlighters Theatre, with an exhibit about the building’s civil rights history, if Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake approves a proposal submitted by Spotlighters. Read More →

Live Nation and SMG Chosen to Run Pier Six

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 3:15pm

 

Pier Six Pavilion

Pier Six

The Baltimore Development Corporation, on behalf of the city, announced today that it will enter into an “exclusive negotiating privilege” with a group headed by Live Nation and SMG to take over the job of managing, promoting and presenting live entertainment at the Pier Six Pavilion.

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Baltimore Sculptor Joyce J. Scott Wins MacArthur Genius Grant

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 2:35pm

Artist Joyce J. Scott at her home in Baltimore, Maryland, Monday, September 12, 2016. (Credit: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)

Artist Joyce J. Scott at her home in Baltimore, Maryland, Monday, September 12, 2016. (Credit: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)

Joyce J. Scott was spotlighted locally by the Baker Artist Awards earlier this year. Now the sculptor and jewelry maker is being recognized as a genius. Read More →

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Join Cylburn Arboretum for a Celebration of Art, Oct 1 & 2

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 1:04pm

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Cylburn Arboretum. Photo via cylburn.org

On Saturday and Sunday, October 1 and 2, the Cylburn Arboretum will host the fourth annual Celebration of Art at Cylburn.

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