Friday Afternoon Headlines: Vigil for Edgewood Shooting Victims; How the Wieters-Castillo Trade Worked Out for the O’s; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 20, 2017 5:22pm

Under Armour Jumps On the Subscription Box Bandwagon — Fortune

Baltimore man arrested for 2013 murder of UMES student — ABC2

Community Celebrates Little Free Libraries Near Pimlico — Jewish Times

Harford County community holds vigil for victims — WBAL-TV

Exchanging Matt Wieters For Welington Castillo Worked Out Well For Orioles — PressBox

Money & Power

Cummings Says He May Move to Subpoena White House Over Private Email Use

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 20, 2017 3:56pm

Baltimore Rep. Elijah Cummings is continuing to press White House officials and his Republican counterpart on the House Oversight Committee to bring to light Trump administration employees’ illegal use of private email.

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Culture, Lifeline

You Can Help Name Baltimore’s Third Trash Wheel

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 20, 2017 2:04pm

Professor Trash Wheel. Photo via Healthy Harbor Initiative/Waterfront Partnership.

State officials are giving the public an opportunity to help name the next member of Baltimore’s growing trash wheel fleet.

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Featured, Lifeline, Money & Power

Gov. Hogan is Now Backing Elon Musk’s D.C.-Baltimore ‘Hyperloop’ Idea

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 20, 2017 11:50am

A sign for The Boring Company in Anne Arundel County. Photo via Gov. Larry Hogan/Twitter.

A tube-based, vacuum-like electric transportation system is going to be built across dozens of miles along an underground stretch of Maryland, our governor says.

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Featured, Money & Power

Old Goucher Neighborhood Group Submits its Own Bid for Amazon’s HQ2

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 20, 2017 10:21am

State Center, one of several sites mentioned in the Old Goucher Neighborhood Association’s application. Photo via Google StreetView

As city leaders and developers were pouring hundreds of hours into their Port Covington pitch for Amazon’s future second North American headquarters, a neighborhood group was quietly assembling its own application for HQ2.

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Friday Morning Headlines: Big Haul for Domino Sugar Plant; Ravens Share Excitement About Return of NBA; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 20, 2017 7:24am

Domino Sugar plant in Baltimore to receive record-setting shipment — BBJ

Cherished Memories Among the Flickering Images — Jmore

Hit the Nail on the Head — Baltimore magazine

Ravens Players Bond Over Passion For NBA — PressBox

Witness: Radee Prince gathered co-workers, then started shooting — AP


Thursday Afternoon Headlines: A Group’s Blueprint for Housing the Homeless; Moby Dick House of Kabob to Open Soon at the Rotunda; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 5:18pm

Moby Dick House of Kabob expands to Baltimore — WTOP

Cordish Cos. to redevelop BCCC building downtown with new tower — Baltimore Sun

Blueprint for housing the homeless includes support and a sense of community — Baltimore Brew

Baltimore Running Festival registration is flat this year. Its organizer has a theory as to why. — BBJ

Explosion tears through MD Olive Garden — ABC2

Money & Power

Council Prez Jack Young Criticizes Cops Earning City Dollars While Living in Counties: ‘They’re Raping the City’

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 4:36pm

A committee of city lawmakers today advanced a bill that would award $2,500 in tax credits to Baltimore police officers who opt to live inside the city limits. While that step was newsworthy on its own, Council President Jack Young’s choice of words added an extra twist to the story.

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Featured, Money & Power

Commission Says to Remove Baltimore Judge Accused of ‘Disrespectful and Unprofessional Conduct’

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 2:26pm

Chief Judge Alfred Nance

Chief Judge Alfred Nance has long been known for for his stern courtroom demeanor. But according to the state’s Commission on Judicial Disabilities, which investigates complaints against judges, his comments in several court trials in 2015 went too far, and are worthy of his removal from the bench.

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Featured, Lifeline

University of Md. BioPark Lauded as ‘Outstanding Research Park of the Year’

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 11:29am

Image via Glassdoor

Among all the research parks in the world, the University of Maryland’s BioPark off of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard has been dubbed the best of 2017.

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