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Mt. Washington, Real Estate & Home, Sponsored Post

Amid a Flurry of Activity, Mid- Century Modern Goes Under Contract in 18 Days!

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jun 08, 2016 10:00am

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The weather couldn’t fool the real estate market – Spring is in full bloom.  Sellers of this Mt. Washington contemporary were thrilled when agent Joanne Archibald, GRI of Long and Foster – Lake Roland Branch was able to secure a contract in just eighteen days. Read More →

Food & Drink, Mt. Washington, Sponsored Post

Known for Your One Liners? #TagtheBar Contest at The Tavern

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 10, 2016 1:15pm

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Spring has sprung and that means the opening of The Mt. Washington Tavern (MWT) SkyBar! Tavern’s SkyBar will celebrate the return of warm weather with a contest, #TagTheBar to find the best tagline to describe the SkyBar. Read More →

Food & Drink, Mt. Washington, Sponsored Post

Triple Crown Drinks Gallop into The Mt. Washington Tavern

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 29, 2016 4:20pm

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In celebration of the upcoming Triple Crown – the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness and the Belmont Stakes – the Mt. Washington Tavern (MWT) is offering their version of a signature drink for each upcoming race. On Sunday, May 1 the Tavern will unveil all three drinks – the Tavern Julep, the Tavern, and the Tavern Breeze. Each drink will come in a commemorative take home glass for $10, with refills for $7.

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Food & Drink, Mt. Washington, Sponsored Post

Mt. Washington Tavern Hosts Big Game Bash

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 03, 2016 5:26pm

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The Mt. Washington Tavern will host a Big Game Bash in the SkyBar on Sunday, February 7, 2016, beginning at 5 pm. Read More →

Hampden, Health and Fitness, Mt. Washington, Sponsored Post

Season’s Happenings at Baltimore Yoga Village

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015 12:00pm

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Baltimore Yoga Village

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Lifeline, Mt. Washington, Shop Local

Joe’s Bike Shop is Closing on Black Friday Like REI

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Oct 28, 2015 3:47pm

joesbikeshopAfter seeing REI’s move to close on Black Friday, a Mt. Washington bike shop is following suit. Read More →

Featured, Mt. Washington, Schools

Mt. Washington School Teacher Named Md. Teacher of the Year

0 Written by: | Monday, Oct 12, 2015 10:26am

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A Baltimore social studies instructor was named the Maryland Teacher of the Year for 2015-16. Read More →

Food & Drink, Mt. Washington, Sponsored Post

Mt. Washington Tavern Game Day Specials: Tomorrow – Ravens vs. Raiders 4:05pm

0 Written by: | Saturday, Sep 19, 2015 10:00am

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Spend your game days with friends at the Mt. Washington Tavern.  Plenty of screens, plenty of food, and drink specials to keep you hydrated!

Food & Drink, Mt. Washington, Sponsored Post

Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day TODAY at Mt. Washington Tavern!

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 18, 2015 10:00am

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It’s a shame National Cheeseburger Day comes around only once a year, but that’s even more reason to make sure that when you celebrate, you do it in style. Read More →

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Health and Fitness, Money & Power, Mt. Washington, Shop Local, Sponsored Post

Baltimore Start -Up SASSY CYCLIST: Unique Cycling Jerseys for Women

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 21, 2015 10:00am

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SASSYCYCLIST, maker of colorful, stylish, and comfortable cycling jerseys for women, is now on Kickstarter.
New startup SASSYCYCLIST announced that it is raising funds via Kickstarter to produce its debut collection of cycling jerseys for women. The company aims to raise $12,000 on Kickstarter to bring its first full line of jerseys- with a focus on a lush colors, comfort, and a feminine, flattering fit- to market.

The company was started ~1 year ago by Mt. Washington resident and native Baltimorean, Rebecca Redett, after realizing that fashionable, sophisticated, and nicely-fitting bicycle clothing for women wasn’t readily available. Traditional cycling gear tends to look masculine and mimic competitive race wear with a great deal of lettering and logos aplenty. Frustrated by the lack of great cyclewear for women, SASSYCYCLIST designed a high-quality line of American-made apparel to fill this niche.

While maintaining the important attributes of performance wear– such as wicking, quick-dry, and antimicrobial properties– SASSYCYCLIST is a fashion-forward brand with a
jersey design better suited to the average female form. They feature lush florals, beautiful colorways, and quirky geometrics on a soft brushed jersey polyester spandex blend fabric that is neither clingy or restrictive.

Many female bike riders, especially those in the 35+ year demographic, don’t always think of themselves as athletes per se and aren’t drawn to the racing look. As owner Rebecca Redett notes, “The departure from the typical racing design will help SASSYCYCLIST establish a unique, recognizable brand and provide the company a competitive advantage. I believe women will be drawn to a stylish, true-to-size, and comfortable jersey.”

Besides the design and production of exceptional cycling jerseys, SASSYCYCLIST aims to encourage women to start or continue riding as a form of recreation, exercise, transportation, group bonding, and/or as way to appreciate and discover our surroundings. Beyond the obvious potential monetary benefit for the company with increasing female ridership and subsequent spending, it’s important to promote cycling for the health of women, our communities, and our planet.

 

For more info, or to contribute to the campaign, click here.

SASSYCYCLIST, LLC was set up in Baltimore in 2014. The company is owned by Rebecca Redett, a former nurse-midwife who rediscovered, along with several friends, the great fun of bicycling. And the not-so-great apparel. We set out to change that and we’ve done it! Sample jerseys were well-received at Women Bike (March 2014) and The Annual Bike Summit in Annapolis, Maryland (March 2014). Currently, SASSYCYCLIST is a sponsor of the 2015 Annual Tour Du Port in Baltimore (9/27) and will have jerseys for sale there.

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