Curtis Bay, Featured, Lifeline

Fire Dept. Probing Why Two Hydrants Failed During Monday Blaze in Curtis Bay

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 05, 2017 1:39pm

Photo via Baltimore Fire Department/Twitter

City fire officials are looking into what kept two fire hydrants from opening up during a Monday afternoon blaze in Curtis Bay that left nearly two dozen people displaced.

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Monday Morning Headlines: City Won’t Release Fire Department Data; Ongoing Search for Escaped Prisoner; and More

0 Written by: | Monday, May 01, 2017 7:23am

Cleveland Browns move to Baltimore left city stunned, angered: PD 175th – Cleveland Plain Dealer

Fire Department response times, dispatch errors among data city lawyers won’t release – Baltimore Sun

Police Continuing Investigation, Suspending Ground Search For Escaped Prisoner – CBS Baltimore

BPD officer makes friends with elderly woman who called 911 seeking company – Fox45

Ravens draft no wide receivers for first time since 2009 – Cecil Whig

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Friday Morning Headlines: Plans to Rebuild Druid Hill Park Pool; Humpback Whale Deaths in Md. Waters; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 28, 2017 7:24am

Baltimore fire department: Cause of fire that killed 6 kids undetermined — WTOP

After 63 years, Druid Hill Park Pool is slated to be rebuilt — Baltimore Brew

Born Prematurely With Crack In His System, Baltimore Man Now Beating The Odds — CBS Baltimore

NOAA investigating spate of humpback whale deaths, including two in Maryland waters — Baltimore Sun

Kim Chase’s death raises more questions about the Southwestern police precinct — City Paper

Featured, Lifeline

Studio 14 Owner Eyes Reopening After Rehearsal Space Shuttered by Fire Department

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017 9:51am

Photo courtesy Scott Gately

After two very long weeks, Studio 14 owner Scott Gately finally sees a light at the end of the tunnel for when he can reopen his building.

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Featured, Lifeline, Station North

Spontaneous Evictions Leave Artists at Bell Foundry Space Without Studios

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Dec 06, 2016 12:04pm

The Bell Foundry in 2013, by Tyler Merbler

The Bell Foundry in 2013, by Tyler Merbler

Dozens of artists who have been working out of the Bell Foundry space in Station North are in need of new studios and supplies after being suddenly evicted on Monday afternoon by city officials.

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Tuesday Morning Headlines: Investigation Finds SRB Partied With Campaign Funds; Lexington Market’s Merchants Talk Razing Plans; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Dec 06, 2016 7:22am

Triple fatal shooting in Baltimore linked to BGF gang – ABC2

With the Maryland Avenue cycle track, Baltimore starts a network of ‘Complete Streets’ – WYPR

Rawlings-Blake partied with campaign funds long after campaign ended – Baltimore Brew

Criticism of cameras tracking Baltimore Fire Department drivers cuts two ways – Technical.ly

Merchants Discuss Lexington Market Transformation – Baltimore Magazine

Featured, Lifeline

Baltimore Firefighters Revive Injured Cat

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 11, 2015 9:12am

Photo via @BCFDL734

Photo via @BCFDL734

Firefighters are famous for rescuing cats stranded in trees. That’s mostly a myth, as it turns out–but our four-legged friends still have a lot to thank firefighters for.  Read More →

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Chief: Deceased Veteran Firefighter Was Alone on Scene, Could Have Fallen

2 Written by: | Friday, Nov 14, 2014 12:53pm

James Bethea

Lt. James Bethea

The veteran Baltimore firefighter who was found dead in a vacant home on Wednesday died of smoke inhalation, authorities said. However, questions remain regarding the circumstances surrounding Lt. James Bethea’s mysterious death, and why he wasn’t found for hours. Read More →

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Baltimore Fire Chief Rushed to Hospital

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 06, 2014 9:45am

Photo via EMT City

Photo via EMT City

The call rang out on Sunday evening: A three-alarm fire on the 6400 block of Walter Avenue. Shortly afterwards, the Baltimore City Fire Department’s battalion chief was transported to Shock Trauma — but not because he got injured in the fire.
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Monday Links: Roscoe Bartlett Falling off the Map in Maryland Congressional Race; The Parental Dimension of the Campaign for Same-Sex Marriage; Firefighters to Canvass City and Install Fire Alarms, and More

0 Written by: | Monday, Oct 15, 2012 7:00am

Incumbent Bartlett hard to find in Maryland’s top congressional race – Baltimore Sun
In Maryland, ‘for the kids’ is an evolution in the campaign for same-sex marriage – Washington Post
Firefighters to canvass city and install fire alarms – Baltimore Sun
Maryland hiker one of two missing in Montana national park – Baltimore Sun
For The Third Straight Day, Mitt Romney Keeps His 2-Point Edge Over Obama – Business Insider

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