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Mayor Rawlings-Blake’s GIF-Worthy DNC Moment

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 8:33am

Via PBS NewsHour

Via PBS NewsHour

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was called in last-minute to gavel the Democratic National Convention after the ousting of controversial and now scandal-plagued party chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz. And, boy, she gave the convention what will undoubtedly be one of its most GIF-worthy moments. Read More →

Featured, Urban Landscape

Mark Sapperstein Negotiating to Buy Baltimore Sun HQ; Apartments Proposed for Light Street, Peabody Apartments Sold at Auction

0 Written by: | Monday, Jul 25, 2016 11:49am

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Four months after representatives for the Baltimore Sun disclosed that their Calvert Street headquarters is for sale, a potential buyer has surfaced.

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Drawn into the DNC Email Scandal

1 Written by: | Monday, Jul 25, 2016 9:44am

Photo via Style with Style Babe

Photo via Style with Style Babe

A leak of 20,000 emails from the Democratic National Committee has forced Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to defend the indefensible. Read More →

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Weekend Pedestrian-Car Collisions Leave One Dead, Two Injured

1 Written by: | Monday, Jul 25, 2016 9:21am

via Graham Coreil-Allen on Flickr

via Graham Coreil-Allen on Flickr

On Friday afternoon, Nathaniel Smith was walking along the 800 block of Belvedere Avenue near Belvedere Square when he was hit by a car. Several hours later, a different vehicle collided with two pedestrians in Charles Village, near 34th Street and St. Paul Avenue. Read More →

Featured, Food & Drink

Hot Plate: Make Way for The Elephant, Wet City Opens in Mt. Vernon

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 22, 2016 4:11pm

elephantBring on the heat wave. The temperatures are rising – and Baltimore’s restaurant scene is hot this week, too, with openings and announcements, plus a handful of fun, engaging events around town. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Two Bulls Briefly Tasted Freedom in West Baltimore

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 22, 2016 3:56pm

A bull, not in West Baltimore

A bull, not in West Baltimore

This isn’t a rerun. Baltimore awoke to news that bulls were on the loose in Baltimore on Friday morning. Read More →

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Baltimore Tattoo Museum Goes More Than Skin-Deep

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 22, 2016 2:04pm

baltimore-tattoo-museumThis summer, Lauren Eller is visiting some of Baltimore’s neighborhood-level museums. Like the communities they are located, these museums have a strong, colorful identity all their own Each deserves a closer look, for though they may be off the beaten track, the history held within is both harrowing and fascinating in equal turns.

The Baltimore Tattoo Museum, nestled in historic Fells Point, is a place that seeks to share the story of the tattoo. Since the late 19th century, this combination of tattoo studio and museum has preserved the rich history of the inky artform. Read More →

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Towson Musician Takes On “Old Man Trump” with a Sandtown Music Video

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 22, 2016 10:18am

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Towson-born folkie Ryan Harvey fights against Donald Trump with a lost Woody Guthrie song about the billionaire’s father and a video set in Sandtown. Read More →

Featured, Health and Fitness

Even Skin Cancer Survivors Don’t Use Enough Sunscreen, Hopkins Study Says

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 22, 2016 9:27am

 

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We should all be wearing sunscreen — but clearly, not enough of us are, considering the fact that skin cancer rates are on the rise. But you’d think that people who’ve survived skin cancer would be particularly good at making sure they’re protected. Not so, recent research out of Johns Hopkins has found. Read More →

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Baltimore Teen Just Ruled “America’s Got Talent”

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 22, 2016 9:11am

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14-year-old Baltimorean Jayna Brown has a big smile and an even bigger voice. Read More →

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