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Canton, Featured, Inner Harbor, Lifeline, Mt. Vernon

Baltimore Street Dancer’s Identity Revealed!

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 10:08am

Mills could usually be seen dancing in the Inner Harbor

Mills could usually be seen dancing in the Inner Harbor

If you’ve been captivated by a mysterious dancer who was popping up in various Baltimore neighborhoods over the past several weeks, moving to the music on her iPod, you should know that she just moved all the way to Michigan. She recently ramped up her one-person serial flash mobs as her way of saying goodbye to the city. Read More →

Featured, Inner Harbor, Lifeline

Python Scooped Up By Inner Harbor Water Wheel

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 05, 2015 3:44pm

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Python, post Water Wheel (photo: Waterfront Partnership)

The giant, solar-powered water wheel in Inner Harbor is designed to collect trash. But you never what it’s going to turn up. After last night’s thunderstorm, staffers found a python looking to dry out. Read More →

Inner Harbor, Money & Power, Sponsored Post

Sparking Change: Baltimore’s Growing Startup Community

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 04, 2015 10:00am

Spark Reception

As any self-respecting capitalist knows, startups are the secret sauce of successful economies. They provide innovation in industries that have become stale; they seek out gaps in the market place and fulfill them; and now they use technology to accomplish their goals. The public perception about startups reads from a logline of Silicon Valley or The Social Network—we’ve been treated to years of 20-something college dropouts becoming the faces of billion dollar companies while the rest of the startup world angles to raise more money for their passion project. Read More →

Canton, Featured, Giving, Inner Harbor, Lifeline

Funds Being Raised for Another Trash-Removing Water Wheel

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 17, 2015 9:18am

Before/after Harbor photo via @MrTrashWheel

Before/after Harbor photo via @MrTrashWheel

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 →

Inner Harbor, Lifeline

Hermione, a French Warship Replica, is Docked at Inner Harbor

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 19, 2015 2:13pm

via Hermione

via Hermione

catch of the day fish (2)The Port of Baltimore’s latest visitor comes from France, and she’s open for tours all weekend. Read More →

Inner Harbor, Lifeline

Rally in Honor of Charleston Shooting Victims in Baltimore Tonight

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 19, 2015 9:54am

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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 →

Featured, Health and Fitness, Inner Harbor, Lifeline

Baltimore’s Harbor Isn’t as Dirty as it Used to Be, But Still Gets an F

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 04, 2015 3:10pm


Baltimore_inner_harbor (1)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 →

Health and Fitness, Inner Harbor

Waterfront Wellness Expands Harbor Fitness Classes to Weeknights

1 Written by: | Monday, May 18, 2015 1:32pm

Waterfront Wellness 2catch of the day fish (2)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 →

Inner Harbor, Lifeline

McKeldin Plaza Plans Would Replace Brutalist Fountain with Water Curtain

1 Written by: | Wednesday, May 13, 2015 3:30pm

McKeldin Plaza

McKeldin Plaza, c. 2011. Photo by Casey McKeel, via Occupy Bmore

In McKeldin Plaza, Brutalism may give way to the era of the Water Curtain. Read More →

Inner Harbor, Lifeline

Summer Socials Offer Free Friday Music on the Waterfront

0 Written by: | Monday, May 11, 2015 2:12pm

waterfrontpartOn 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 →

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