Culture, Featured, Lifeline

Back When Oprah Lived in Baltimore…

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 27, 2015 10:24am

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Yesterday, Martha Stewart tweeted a 1982 picture of three big-haired ladies: Stewart, PR pro Susan Magrino, and a former Baltimore news anchor named Oprah Winfrey. This blast from the past made us nostalgic for Oprah’s Baltimore days. Read More →

Lifeline, Links

Marketplace Calls Baltimore’s Sewers “A Ticking Time Bomb”

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 27, 2015 9:54am

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Baltimore’s sewer…. issues are nothing new around here. But they are apparently disturbing enough to really gross out a reporter from the public radio show Marketplace. Read More →

Health and Fitness

Johns Hopkins Is Developing Prosthetic Eyes

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 26, 2015 9:47am

Photo via Second Sight

Photo via Second Sight

Johns Hopkins’s Applied Physics Lab is at the cutting edge when it comes to developing prosthetic limbs for amputees. But the innovation doesn’t stop there: APL scientists are also working at building a prosthetic retina. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Now You Can Text Your Heart Out at Ravens Games

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 26, 2015 9:36am

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In the past year or so, Ravens fans have faced a serious problem. No, I’m not referring to erratic play or domestic violence scandals. I’m talking about something much more serious: slow wifi.

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Featured, Lifeline

This Hack Just Improved the Lives of Baltimore Bus Riders by 1000%

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 9:47am

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The Baltimore City bus system is notoriously unreliable.  Read More →

Downtown, Food & Drink

Chipotle Moves In Next to Camden Yards

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015 9:11am

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Photo via imgur

Do you like burritos and baseball? If so, you’re in luck.

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Food & Drink

More Than You Ever Wanted to Know About Old Bay

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 10:35am

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Last year, with the introduction of Old Bay beer, we here at Baltimore Fishbowl predicted that the classic Baltimore flavoring was about to have a moment. Finally, the national press is sitting up and taking notice, as evidenced by the lengthy Old Bay rumination we recently read in Men’s Journal, of all places. Read More →

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Featured, Hampden, Lifeline, Real Estate & Home

Hampden Is One of the “Coolest Neighborhoods in America”

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 9:18am

Photo by Kevin B. Moore/via Flickr

Photo by Kevin B. Moore/via Flickr

We all know that truly cool people don’t rely on website lists to tell them what’s hip. But the rest of us might be interested to hear that Thrillist has decided that Hampden is one of the 12 coolest neighborhoods in America. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Michael Phelps Gets Engaged to Former Miss California

0 Written by: | Monday, Feb 23, 2015 9:43am

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Michael Phelps is officially off the market. Read More →

Lifeline

Baltimore Police Shoot Suspect in Front of Trayvon Martin Mural

0 Written by: | Monday, Feb 23, 2015 9:04am

Photo via the Baltimore Spectator, @baltospectator

Photo via the Baltimore Spectator, @baltospectator

On Sunday afternoon, Baltimore police shot a man who refused to stop when police tried to pull his car over, the Baltimore Sun reports. Such a thing happens regularly enough –though there aren’t official stats for police-involved shootings, an amateur researcher counted 15 in 2011–that usually this would hardly count as news. But as the Sun’s Yvonne Wenger pointed out, this shooting happened right in front of a giant mural memorializing Trayvon Martin. Read More →

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