Thursday Morning Headlines: $350M Needed to Fight Homelessness, Pugh Says; Criminal Justice Coordinating Committee Soldiers On; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 7:23am

Pugh asks businesses, philanthropies to combat homelessness by raising $350 million — BBJ

Union Brewing and Goonda Beersmiths Collaborate on Best of Baltimore-Inspired Beer — Baltimore magazine

Pugh Seeks Review To Release Trial Board Findings Of Gray Officers — WBAL

Criminal Justice Coordinating Committee, defunded, votes to keep meeting — City Paper

Dundalk man arrested in Pet Smart stabbing — ABC2

Dundalk, Featured, Lifeline

Dundalk’s Old Seagram’s Plant Catches Fire for Third Time this Year

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 29, 2017 9:40am

A bird’s eye view of the vacant property. Image via Google Street View, from July 2016.

For the second time this summer and third time in 2017, a long-abandoned distillery in Dundalk went up in flames last night.

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Dundalk, Featured, Lifeline

Another Fire Hits the Old Seagram’s Distillery in Dundalk

0 Written by: | Monday, Jul 03, 2017 11:29am

A bird’s eye view of the vacant property. Image via Google Street View.

A vacant distillery in Dundalk went up in flames this morning, adding to a growing list of troubling incidents at the location.

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Thursday Morning Headlines: A Close Look at Tyree Woodson’s Death in BPD Custody; School Unites Around Hispanic Students in Age of Trump; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, May 25, 2017 7:24am

What Happened to Tyree Woodson? — City Paper

School unites around its Latino community — WYPR

Man Found Dead On Sidewalk In Windsor Mill — WBAL

The uncertain future of Dundalk Elementary School — ABC2

Advocates look to the Great Lakes to help save Chesapeake Bay funding — Baltimore Sun

Featured, Money & Power, Schools

Former Baltimore High School Principal Charged with Stealing Tens of Thousands from City Schools

1 Written by: | Monday, Mar 20, 2017 11:01am

City Schools headquarters on North Avenue, photo via Wikimedia Commons

An ex-principal of a shuttered Southeast Baltimore high school stole tens of thousands of dollars from school accounts and spent a good share of that money at Maryland Live! Casino, according to state prosecutors.

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Dundalk, Lifeline

Someone Terrorized Essex and Dundalk with a Pellet Gun Last Weekend

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 03, 2017 4:06pm

Photo of broken glass, via Wikimedia Commons

Baltimore County police are looking for one or multiple vandals who went trigger-happy with a pellet gun on parts of East and Southeast Baltimore County last weekend.

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Thursday Morning Headlines: Mayor Wants Consent Decree Done Pre-Inauguration; Baltimore Police Surveillance System Earns Global Attention; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 7:24am

Police worldwide eye Baltimore’s vast surveillance complex – The Christian Science Monitor

Code enforcement agrees to dismiss ‘encampment’ charges against Dundalk church – Fox45

Flacco under microscope as Ravens make playoff push – Baltimore Sun

Mayor Pugh wants consent decree with DOJ complete before Trump takes office – ABC2

Efforts in Place to Add Additional Floor to West Street Garage in Federal Hill – SouthBMore


Friday Afternoon Headlines: Man Steals $8K Necklace; Bus Riders Wary of BaltimoreLink; and more

0 Written by: | Friday, Dec 16, 2016 6:25pm

Baltimore bus riders, caught off-guard by schedule changes, wary of BaltimoreLink rollout — Baltimore Sun

Man steals $8K necklace from Eastpoint Mall — CBS Baltimore

Twenty laptops stolen from Deep Creek Elementary — WBAL-TV

Maryland adds 100 jobs in November, unemployment rate steady — BBJ

Ravens get defensive when asked about potential loss of CB Jimmy Smith — ESPN

Dundalk, Featured, Lifeline

Unusual Discovery in Dundalk Yields Body of Manatee

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 3:09pm

Courtesy Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Courtesy Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Normally it’s a lucky day when you spot a manatee in Maryland waters, though it probably doesn’t bode well for the animal if it’s this late in the year. Someone in Dundalk had that recent misfortunate when they stumbled across a manatee that had passed away and was left stranded.

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Teenage Girl Leaves Hateful Note on Muslim Family’s Door in Dundalk

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 3:24pm

Courtesy of CAIR

Courtesy of CAIR

A 14-year-old girl who left an offensive message on loose-leaf paper on an Iraqi refugee family’s door in Dundalk is in big trouble – with her parents, that is. Police say the gesture was offensive, but not a criminal act.

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