The Inner Harbor is farming more oysters, but not to eat. This morning, Harbor East Marina staff placed 25 cages along the promenade wall to help clean up the harbor’s murky waters.
A high school junior at Kenwood High School was arrested for pulling a gun on another student after they got off the bus. Read More →
Genevieve Fenwick lives in a classic row home in Baltimore’s Belair-Edison neighborhood. Living on a fixed income, Fenwick said, “I’m the last person on earth you’d expect to have 12 solar panels powering my row home.”
But thanks to GRID Alternatives, a nonprofit bringing renewable energy to underserved communities, the solar panels on Fenwick’s roof will soon be turning sunlight into electricity. What’s more impressive is GRID’s workforce training model. Of the 77 GRID Alternatives Mid-Atlantic installations since 2014, over 368 people have been trained as solar installers. A win for Genevieve Fenwick, the planet, and Maryland’s labor market.
The Baltimore Police Department is toughening up on sexual assault investigations by softening its surroundings for survivors.
According to reporting in the Baltimore Sun, it can actually be easier to find permanent for Kuwaiti rescue dogs in Baltimore than in Kuwait. Read More →
“I don’t think I’ll ever be who I was before,” Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby says of the fallout of the Freddie Gray police trials.
I’m grateful that Baltimore magazine’s Patrick Maynard spent a day riding the city’s single subway line. For one, I can now be fairly certain it exists. Also, it sounds like the rat thing might have been over-hyped. Read More →
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