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Get Tickets Today for Curque Du Soleil’s Kurious – Critic’s Choice Big Top Show

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 26, 2016 10:00am

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KURIOS, the most critically acclaimed Big Top show by Cirque du Soleil, is now in Washington D.C.! See KURIOS now through September 4th under the big top at Tysons II. Read More →

Wanda Draper to Lead Reginald F. Lewis Museum

0 Written by: | Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 5:23pm

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Wanda Q. Draper

The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture has a new executive director. Read More →

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A Public Sneak Peek, and 5 Other Fresh Happenings at This Year’s Maryland State Fair

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 3:02pm

maryland-state-fair-e1345724683337catch of the day fish (2)The Maryland State Fairgrounds are set to come alive once again in Timonium this weekend, and packed it will stay for 11 fun-filled days. For those who like to be first, the fair is offering an early look this year.  Read More →

Local Magazine And News Website JMore to Launch in September

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 12:30pm

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Where can Baltimore’s Jewish community learn about events and news? Starting mid-September, they can look to JMore, a new magazine and website geared to this growing population.

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Don’t Miss Kurios, the Critically Acclaimed Big Top Show by Cirque du Soleil

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 10:00am

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KURIOS, the most critically acclaimed Big Top show by Cirque du Soleil, is now in Washington D.C.! See KURIOS now through September 4th under the big top at Tysons II. Read More →

Lincoln Watch, Fine Crafts Among Treasures at Convention Center Show This Weekend

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 22, 2016 3:40pm

AL-and-MTLcatch of the day fish (2)Now that the Bronies and anime fans have finished their weekends in Baltimore, it’s time for something a little more refined. Read More →

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Changing of the Guard

1 Written by: | Friday, Aug 19, 2016 12:00pm

Hillers boys in Penang

On a hot night in Malaysia, Baltimore native Ann Hillers finds her sons are ready to be on their own. 

One July night in sweaty, humid Penang, an island off the coast of Malaysia, a seismic event occurs. Two actually. We’re dining on Kimberly Street at an open-air market surrounded by bowls of laksa noodles, a plate of grilled sparrows, and an omelet of oysters and egg. My eldest son Bo decides he wants “meat on a stick,” a throwback to our Thailand travel where every corner had a brazier of bamboo skewers threaded with grilled meat.

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The Maryland Dove arrives at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor today

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 19, 2016 10:30am

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The 10-day tall ship visit includes free public tours starting tomorrow.

The Dove is a replica of a late 17th century English trading ship that made the first expedition from England to the province of Maryland. Built over a 15-month period by Maryland resident James Richardson, it was launched in 1978 by former Governor Harry Hughes for the 350th anniversary of Maryland’s settlement. Read More →

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Michael Phelps Pretends to Retire Again

0 Written by: | Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 12:35pm

Phelps' s first post-retirement instagram pic. (You'll notice he can't seem to leave the pool.)

Phelps’ s first post-“retirement” Instagram pic. (You’ll notice he can’t seem to leave the pool.)

Baltimore native and world-class swimmer Michael Phelps, after an Olympic performance which earned him six more medals, began his “retirement” yesterday. Yeah right. Read More →

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Bethesda and Baltimore Share Sports Illustrated Cover

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 9:52am

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Maryland is well represented on the cover of the new Sports Illustrated, as Bethesda’s Katie Ledecky and Baltimore’s Michael Phelps share space with gymnast Simone Biles. Read More →

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