Culture

Baltimore Boxer Gervonta Davis Facing Assault Complaint

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 22, 2017 3:14pm

Photo via PressBox. Credit: Mayweather Promotions.

By Bill Ordine

Baltimore boxer Gervonta Davis is facing a complaint of first-degree aggravated assault as a result of an incident Aug. 1, according to Maryland court records.

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Lifeline, Money & Power

Tawon Boyd’s Family Files Wrongful Death Suit Against Baltimore County Police

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 22, 2017 2:26pm

Tawon Boyd, hospitalized before his death. Photo courtesy of the Law Office of A. Dwight Pettit, PA.

Family members of the late Tawon Boyd are suing five police officers, a paramedic and an EMT from Baltimore County in connection with Boyd’s in-custody death one year ago.

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Culture, Greenspring Valley, Shop Local, Sponsored Post

Blazers By Design: Halcyon House Hosts German Jacket Line For October Trunk Show

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 22, 2017 2:00pm

In 2009, designer Karen Bene founded her company, Blazers by Design, on the idea there are more ways for women to feel powerful in work clothes, than wearing a boring black pantsuit. Read More →

Featured Hot Listing, Real Estate & Home, Ruxton, Sponsored Post

The Whit Harvey Group Has A Little Something For Everyone This Fall

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 22, 2017 1:00pm

Check out the Beautiful Fall Line-Up From the Whit Harvey Group – Realtors for Life Read More →

Culture, Featured, Schools

Ohio Gov. John Kasich, Women’s March Organizers Among Speakers Coming to Hopkins this Fall

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 22, 2017 11:19am

Photos via Hopkins Hub

A Republican challenger to Donald Trump from last year’s election, the organizers of the Inauguration Day Women’s March, a correspondent from “The Daily Show” and MSBNC’s Joy Ann Reid are all coming to Hopkins this fall.

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Culture, Featured

Matt Porterfield’s ‘Sollers Point’ to Premiere in Spain Next Week

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 22, 2017 10:01am

Still from “Sollers Point,” via San Sebastian International Film Festival website

Renowned Baltimore film director Matt Porterfield’s latest work is debuting next week at a festival in Spanish Basque Country.

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Featured, Food & Drink, Hot Plate

Hot Plate: Food for Thought at the Baltimore Book Festival, Butcher Battle at Fork & Wrench

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 22, 2017 9:12am

Fork & Wrench hosts the first in its Butcher Battle series this Wednesday, with a portion of proceeds benefiting victims of Hurricane Harvey. Credit: Sanchez-Gruver Restaurants

Baltimore food scene has a little bit of everything this week, from intellectual pursuits to dinners benefiting great causes to parties that are just plain fun. Here’s a look at what the city has to offer for the next seven days:

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Links

Friday Morning Headlines: Phelps’ Son Stars in Diaper Commercial; Md. Lobbyist Due in Court on Bribery Charge; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 22, 2017 7:25am

Inside Pompeian’s new olive oil testing facility in East Baltimore — BBJ

Maryland lobbyist set to appear in court on bribery charge — AP

Purple-clad Ravens fans flock to London’s pubs, Picadilly and Parliament — Baltimore Sun

Undefeated Francis Scott Key Football Looks To Continue Resurgence — PressBox

Michael Phelps’ Son Boomer Steals Thunder In Huggies Little Swimmers Commercial — CBS Baltimore

Links

Thursday Afternoon Headlines: BPD Disqualifying Many Applicants for Weed Use; $5K Bonus for New City Corrections Officers; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 5:22pm

When bullets kill someone in Baltimore, the public knows right away. When drugs do, notice takes months. — Baltimore Sun

Study finds 40 percent of BPD applicant disqualifications due to marijuana — WYPR

Hogan proposes $9B plan to add new lanes to Beltway, 270 and BW Parkway — WTOP

$5,000 Offered to New Corrections Officers in Baltimore — AP

How emoji helped girls start a conversation about bullying — Technical.ly

Culture, Ravens Nation

Why the Queen Could Still Back the Ravens on Sunday, Despite Their Creepy Tweet

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 4:12pm

A screenshot of the infamous tweet, via @Ravens/Twitter

In the lead-up to the Ravens’ Sunday morning matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars in London, the franchise stumbled hilariously online, tweeting out an image of Queen Elizabeth II with the Ravens logo painted over her face.

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