Giving, Lifeline

Baltimore Meals on Wheels Is Better Than Ever

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014 9:38am

Photo via Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland Facebook page

Photo via Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland Facebook page

Last Thanksgiving, Meals On Wheels of Central Maryland made one big change that helped them save on maintenance fees and fuel costs, double their number of delivery fans, and serve an additional 1,000 meals per month.

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Schools

Johns Hopkins Student Named Rhodes Scholar

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 10:22am

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Johns Hopkins senior Peter Kalugin has just been named the university’s latest Rhodes Scholar. That means he’ll be just one of 32 students traveling to Oxford next year for several years of fully funded graduate-level study.

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Lifeline

Ferguson Protests Planned in Baltimore Today

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 9:14am

Ferguson protest photo via @bomani_jones

Ferguson protest photo via @reuterspictures

 

After last night’s depressing news from the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury, a number of Baltimore organizations scrambled to organize protests in solidarity with Michael Brown’s family, the people of Ferguson, and victims of police violence.

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Schools, Towson

Towson Enlists Goat Landscapers to Devour Weeds

0 Written by: | Monday, Nov 24, 2014 10:00am

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In Cleveland, they use sheep to trim the grass on their vacant lots. At Towson University, it’s goats that are helping keep weeds in check.

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Featured, Lifeline

What Is Going on with the Weather, Baltimore!?

0 Written by: | Monday, Nov 24, 2014 9:34am

winter and summer

Amid last week’s cold spell, we listed some of Baltimore’s coziest bars and restaurants.┬áBut no one’s going to be cozying up next to a fireplace today.

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Federal Hill, House of the Day, Real Estate & Home

House of the Day: Classy Park-Front Townhouse in Federal Hill

0 Written by: | Friday, Nov 21, 2014 4:10pm

$1,175,000
345 Warren Avenue, Federal Hill
3 bedroom(s), 3.5 bathroom(s)

 

 

 

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Schools

Hopkins Researchers Find Ancient Horse Ancestor

0 Written by: | Friday, Nov 21, 2014 9:34am

Image via Elaine Kasmer

Image via Elaine Kasmer

Though they look very different today, horses and rhinos share a common ancestry.

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Featured, Lifeline

Would-Be Park Trash Dumper Gets Truck Impounded Instead

2 Written by: | Friday, Nov 21, 2014 9:01am

This trash does NOT belong in a park. Photo via Friends of Herring Run Parks Facebook page.

This trash does NOT belong in a park. Photo via Friends of Herring Run Parks Facebook page.

Do you know what you shouldn’t do? Dump trash in Baltimore’s city parks. (Or any park anywhere.)

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Schools

Mayor SRB Talks to Johns Hopkins “Wire” Class

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 9:54am

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Back when he was mayor, Martin O’Malley was decidedly not a fan of The Wire.

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Culture, Featured

Fake Campaign Bus Causes Real Traffic Jam

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 9:20am

Photo via Brian Kuebler/@BrianfromABC2

Photo via Brian Kuebler/@BrianfromABC2

We love Veep. So much so that we’ll forgive them for snarling up traffic on 83 North yesterday morning. Read More →

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