Featured, Money & Power, Schools

Johns Hopkins Tuition Rises Above $65,000 Per Year

0 Written by: | Monday, May 02, 2016 9:58am

Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins is one of the best universities in the country; it’s also one of the most expensive. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

This Blatant Under Armour Ripoff From China Is Hilarious

0 Written by: | Monday, May 02, 2016 9:23am

side-by-side

With Baltimore-based Under Armour increasingly dominating the world of athletic apparel, it’s inevitable that there will be imitators. But ones this blatant?
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Featured, Lifeline, Links, Money & Power

Did Gov. Hogan “Save” Baltimore?

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 29, 2016 11:54am

Larry Hogan doesn't like Common Core

A year ago this week, the city was spiraling out of control until a tough guy stepped in to save the day; thanks to his decisive actions, all the troublemakers went “scurrying home.” At least, that’s how Gov. Larry Hogan saw what happened last year. Read More →

Health and Fitness

JHU Examines What’s Behind the Childhood Allergy Epidemic

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 29, 2016 10:48am

Childhood_Allergies

Food allergies used to be a relatively rare phenomenon; over the past two decades, however, childhood allergy rates have begun to creep up at an alarming rate. These days, nearly one in 20 kids under age 3 has a food allergy. Much as with rising rates of autism, there are many theories out there purporting to explain just what’s going on — some more science-based than others. Read More →

Lifeline, Money & Power

Presumptive Mayor Pugh Has Big Plans

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 11:17am

PughPurple

Catherine Pugh won the Democratic primary for mayor this week, which presumably makes her the city’s next top official. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Photographs Show the Eerie Aftermath of Murder in Baltimore

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 11:03am

400 Manse Court- Miriah Barnes. Photo by Wil Sands

400 Manse Court- Miriah Barnes. Photo by Wil Sands

Photojournalist Wil Sands takes photographs of crime scenes–but not in the way that you’re used to.  Read More →

Lifeline, Schools

South Carolina Activist Bree Newsome Speaks at Hopkins Tonight

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016 11:28am

 

bree-newsome1Last year, Bree Newsome caught the attention of the nation when she scaled a flagpole in front of the South Carolina statehouse and removed the Confederate flag that had been flying there. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Mondawmin: Not a Predictable Mall

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016 9:52am

Mondawmin

The unrest that seized Baltimore a year ago this week began when police in riot gear shut down bus transit from Mondawmin Mall. But there’s much more to Mondawmin than that. Read More →

Featured, Food & Drink

“Consider Baltimore the Next Brooklyn,” Says USA Today

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 9:46am

Woodberry kitchen 1

Baltimore’s burgeoning food scene is not news to locals, but the word is finally getting out. Case in point: This feature in USA Today, highlighting the city’s “culinary renaissance.” Read More →

Fells Point, Food & Drink

A Chain Comes to Fells Point’s Main Street

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 9:17am

smoothies

In a world with an ever-increasing number of chain restaurants, those streets that still emphasize the small and local can feel like a special treasure worth protecting. Read More →

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