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Pet of the Week: Julian

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 01, 2015 1:00pm

image001 (1)Julian, 2 years old, 20 lbs., neutered male, Chinese Crested Dog Read More →

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Adnan Syed Petitions to Have Alibi Witness Testify in Serial Case

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 01, 2015 10:01am

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It’s been 15 years since Baltimore teenager Adnan Syed was convicted of murdering his high school girlfriend, Hae Min Lee. After the wildly popular podcast program Serial revived interest in the case, Syed and his legal team have been filing court challenges in hopes of winning another trial. Read More →

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Thousands Without Water as Falls Rd. Repairs Compound, Rates Go Up Wednesday

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 30, 2015 4:31pm

Repairs on Falls Rd. (via @BaltimoreDPW)

Repairs on Falls Rd. (via @BaltimoreDPW)

Baltimore crews shut off water for 4,000 North Baltimore residents while they made repairs under Falls Rd. They said the work would be finished by 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, but thousands are still without water and the repairs are expected to continue into the evening. Read More →

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Mayor Wants Conversation on Future of Confederate Statues

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 30, 2015 2:30pm

Confederate Women of Maryland monument, one of several Confederate symbols in Baltimore.

Confederate Women of Maryland monument, one of several Confederate symbols in Baltimore.

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake put the future of Baltimore’s Confederate statues in the hands of a commission. The mayor said she is aiming to get the public involved in the conversation surrounding the statues. Read More →

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Today Is the Longest Tuesday Since 1992

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 30, 2015 12:40pm

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Image by fdecomite

If you end up feel like you had to wait a little too long for Wednesday this week, then holy cow are you sensitive, because, yes, this is in fact the longest Tuesday we’ve experienced since 1992. Read More →

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Light Rail, Bus, Car Collide Downtown

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 29, 2015 4:33pm

lightraBaltimore’s recent transit crash was no longer figurative on Monday. A train, a bus and a car all collided on Howard Street. Read More →

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Hard Rain Brings Sewage Leaks at Wastewater Plant, 2 Other Sites

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 29, 2015 2:30pm

Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant

Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant

In Baltimore City, buckets of rain bring buckets of sewage. More than three inches of rain brought three sewer overflows over the weekend. Read More →

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What Baltimore Emojis Should There Be?

3 Written by: | Monday, Jun 29, 2015 10:09am

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Among some people, emoji are rapidly replacing words as the preferred method of communication. To help broaden communication options, enterprising graphic designers in San Francisco have come up with a set of city-specific emoji: Read More →

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Baltimoreans Have Terrible Commutes

1 Written by: | Monday, Jun 29, 2015 9:34am

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The average Baltimore resident drove nearly 31 minutes to get to work this morning, according to an AP analysis of data recently released by the U.S. Census Bureau. That’s the sixth longest commute in the entire country. Read More →

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Hammerhead Shark Pays Brief Visit to Ocean City

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 26, 2015 3:33pm

Screen Shot 2015-06-26 at 3.31.37 PMA hammerhead shark made only a brief stop in Ocean City this week. It was enough to keep beachgoers out of the water, but it turns out that the shark was in distress. Read More →

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