The Inner Harbor’s trash-filtering water wheel was a $800,000 investment in keeping Baltimore’s most prominent waterway free of trash and debris. One year in, it’s paid off in spades, capturing as many as 19 tons of gunk in one day, and even winning a starring role in a Ford commercial. There are 6 million fewer cigarette butts in the Inner Harbor thanks to this guy. Read More →
The Port of Baltimore’s latest visitor comes from France, and she’s open for tours all weekend. Read More →
This week’s horrendous shooting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston claimed nine victims--including a track coach, a librarian, a state senator, and many other beautiful souls. It’s easy to feel helpless after such a horrible incident. But sometimes even just gathering together can feel like taking a small, positive step. Read More →
The water in Baltimore’s harbor is still dirty and got an F on its 2014 report card, but there are signs of improvement. Gwynns Falls even managed to eek out a D-. Read More →
Eating and drinking are plenty reason head for the harbor, but one summer offering provides a chance to burn it off by the water, as well. Read More →
In McKeldin Plaza, Brutalism may give way to the era of the Water Curtain. Read More →
On a summer Friday afternoon, mysterious frequencies tell our brains to head straight for the water’s edge. Fortunately, the Waterfront Partnership is offering a gathering point, complete with live music. Read More →
Baltimore is rich and redeveloping. But if you really want to bring the high rollers to town, yachts have to be part of the equation. And since we’re getting them anyway, let’s make sure they’re at least the size of rapper yachts. So, legislators in Annapolis rushed to craft an “emergency” bill that will make it easier for mega-yachts to dock in the harbor — starting this summer. Read More →
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