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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 →

Featured, Inner Harbor, Lifeline, Links

Baltimore’s Water Wheel Sets a New Record

5 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015 9:51am

Before/after Harbor photo via @MrTrashWheel

Before/after Harbor photo via @MrTrashWheel

Baltimore’s much-admired water wheel, which traps trash in the Inner Harbor, captured 19 tons (TONS!!!) of trash and debris this Monday. That’s enough garbage to fill 6.5 dumpsters– the most it’s ever captured in one day. Read More →

Featured, Inner Harbor, Money & Power

More Mega-Yachts Could Be Coming to Inner Harbor This Summer

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 4:04pm

boattpainBaltimore 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 →

Featured, Health and Fitness, Inner Harbor, Lifeline

Now THAT Is an Impressive Lacrosse Feat

1 Written by: | Friday, Mar 13, 2015 9:31am

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You know how George Washington was reported to have thrown a silver dollar across the Potomac River? This is kind of like that. Except with a lacrosse ball instead of a silver dollar. And it really happened. Read More →

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