Culture

Michael Phelps Appears In New Documentary About Anxiety

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 2:16pm

Baltimore-native Olympian Michael Phelps is spreading the word bout anxiety in a new documentary. Read More →

Culture

Baltimore Marathon Changes Course, Puts Finish Line At Inner Harbor

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 15, 2017 1:00pm

Baltimore Running Festival hosts its 17th annual running event on October 21, with a new finish line on Pratt Street, along the Inner Harbor. Read More →

Culture

Guinness Brewery Testing Taproom to Open Next Month, Brewery to Follow in 2018

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 15, 2017 11:30am

Brewmaster Peter Wiens takes a spin around the brewery.

 

The wait is almost over for Stout enthusiasts eagerly anticipating the opening of the latest taproom in Maryland. Irish Beer maker, Guinness, is opening its first brewery on American soil since 1954, and its “testing taproom” will open late next month.  Read More →

Culture, Featured, Shop Local, The Rack

The Rack: This Parisian Clothing Line was Inspired By a Baltimore Thrift Store Find

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 02, 2017 2:59pm


In 2012, two Parisians thrift-shopping their way through Baltimore were overcome with nostalgia after finding a pair of vintage overalls in a secondhand store. Read More →

Culture, Featured, Food & Drink, Roland Park, Shop Local

Home Sweet Home: Mouth Party Caramels Expands To New Digs After Floods Last Summer

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 30, 2017 12:00pm

The founder of Mouth Party Caramels, B.G. Purcell, is remarkably calm and collected but full of energy. Purcell tries not to dwell on the fact that around this time last year, she watched her commercial kitchen in Meadow Mill fill with water from a flood on the Jones Falls River. Read More →

Lifeline, Schools

Baltimore Valedictorians Have What it Takes to be Head of the Class

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 12:00pm

At Baltimore Polytechnic Institute’s graduation ceremony on June 4, no singular student took the podium to deliver the valedictory address — the speech was a team effort.

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Culture, Shop Local, The Rack

Route One Apparel Offers Md. Flag Gear for the Whole Family

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 12:15pm

Ready your red, white, black, and gold clothing. Here comes Maryland Day!

In 1634, two ships full of British settlers landed at St. Clement’s Island and colonized the Province of Maryland. Among those settlers was the Calvert family, credited with both founding Maryland and inspiring our iconic state flag with its family crests.

Every year on March 25, we celebrate that founding with an official state holiday and by waving Maryland’s bold and unique flag in all its red, white, black and gold glory. Nearly four centuries later, thanks in large part to a motivated graduate from UMD, we can wear that flag too.

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Culture, Remington, Shop Local

New Plant and Gift Shop, B. Willow, Opens in Remington

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Mar 08, 2017 1:45pm

The number of new businesses popping up in Remington this year is growing day by day. Now, add artisanal plant shop B. Willow to the list. Read More →

Shop Local, The Rack

Local designer went from computer screens to clay pots to find her calling

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Mar 01, 2017 2:56pm

Ann Margaret Ceramics

Ann Parker is a graphic designer by training but found it difficult to connect with technology. On a whim, she took a ceramics class one semester at Towson University where she received her undergraduate degree. She found a passion in the simple concept of creating functional items with her own two hands. Read More →

Food & Drink, Shop Local, Sponsored Post

Kentucky Nights Bourbon Tasting Event Warms Up a Cold February at Mount Washington Tavern

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 01, 2017 3:15pm

Courtesy Mount Washington Tavern

Winter may be hard to endure, but cold weather can be forgotten when surrounded by warmth. This February, feel the radiance of a cozy restaurant, great food and body-warming, small-batch bourbon from craft distilleries. Pair that with the company of new friends and a feel-good fundraiser and you’re describing “Kentucky Nights Bourbon Tasting.”

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