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Celebrate Baltimore’s 287th Birthday!

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 11:37am

 

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unnamed-1Live Baltimore will host its second annual “Baltimore’s Birthday Bash” event tomorrow, Thursday, July 28, 2016, from 6 – 9 p.m. at the World Trade Center’s “Top of the World.” The party will celebrate Baltimore City’s official birthday with music, food, wine, brews, cocktails, and specially designed birthday cakes from chefs at local restaurants and dessert shops. A package of “birthday gifts” will be raffled during the event—all in support of Live Baltimore’s mission to grow the city’s residential population. Read More →

Food & Drink, Giving, Sponsored Post

2016 “Crabs for Chas” Crab Feast – Spend an Evening with Good Food, Good People for a Great Cause

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 07, 2016 11:00am

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Come spend an evening with friends all for a good cause!

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The 4th Annual “Crabs for Chas” Crab Feast on Saturday, July 30, 2016, from 6-10 p.m. will benefit the Chastity Brione Dunnaville Scholarship, named in memory of the 2006 alumna who passed away in December 2012. Read More →

Food & Drink, Giving

Red Emma’s Has a New Way to Help Someone Else Get a Bite to Eat

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 20, 2016 4:06pm

coffee Le GarageRed Emma’s organized as a worker’s cooperative to give all of their employees a voice and a share in their workplace. Last week, the Station North spot rolled out a new way to help people in need a chance to partake in their food and coffee offerings. Read More →

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Baltimore Community Foundation Raises More Than $100M in Latest Campaign

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 17, 2016 4:01pm

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A foundation focused on supporting neighborhood-level and public education investments in Baltimore reached its lofty fundraising goal. Read More →

Culture, Giving

Book Thing Brewery Benefit Features Booku Baltimore Bands

0 Written by: | Friday, May 27, 2016 4:31pm

bookthingcatch of the day fish (2)If you don’t happen to be at the beach this weekend, Peabody Heights Brewery is one local spot for all-day relaxing with food, music and beer. Plus, your attendance helps the Book Thing as it recovers from a March fire. Read More →

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Terra’s Kitchen Partners with Ed Reed to Benefit Baltimore’s Friends of Great Kids Farm Initiative

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 24, 2016 1:32pm

_DSC1697What do former Raven (and all-around lovable guy) Ed Reed and meal kit company Terra’s Kitchen have in common? They both love Baltimore – and are both committed to making sure that children in the region have access to healthy food and food education. Read More →

Culture, Featured, Giving, Roland Park, Schools

Roland Park Couple to Receive JHU Honorary Degrees Today

1 Written by: | Wednesday, May 18, 2016 9:35am

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Attorney Shale Stiller and Judge Ellen Heller will receive honorary degrees today from Johns Hopkins University. Photo via midweek.com.

One Baltimore couple is getting “his and hers” honorary degrees from Johns Hopkins University today.

Filmmaker Spike Lee may be doing the heavy lifting when he gives the keynote speech and receives an honorary degree at Hopkins 140th commencement ceremony, but seven others will receive honorary degrees as well, including longtime Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Ellen Heller and her husband, attorney Shale Stiller from Roland Park who have made contributions in the fields of law and philanthropy.

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Sunnyfields and MAP Partner for IMPACT

0 Written by: | Thursday, May 12, 2016 12:04pm

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Giving, Health and Fitness, Schools

Hopkins, Warby Parker, Health Dept. Partner to Give Glasses to Baltimore Students

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 10, 2016 5:04pm

mobile-eye-centerFor a lot of students, that moment when the chalkboard requires more squinting to see is a right of passage to glasses. But when students don’t get their eyes checked, the squint turns into a serious learning impediment. That’s where Vision to Learn wants to come in. Read More →

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Don’t Miss Cylburn Arboretum’s Market Day This Weekend

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 04, 2016 3:20pm

Wagons at Cylburn

Photo by Kathy Hudson.

Don’t miss Market Day, Cylburn Arboretum’s plant sale and festival, Friday, May 6th from 4:30-7:30 (preview party) and Saturday, May 7th from 8:00 a.m – 2:00 p.m. The Preview Party costs $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Enjoy free parking, wine and beer, music and food trucks on Friday. Saturday’s Market Day is free and it is a great time to load up on plants for the season (purchase plants on Friday night, too!). Park on the grounds for $10, park on the street, or take a free shuttle from the KIPP school. Read More →

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