Featured, Money & Power

City Lawmakers, Administrators to Discuss Baltimore’s Medical Pot Businesses at Hearing Today

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017 9:51am

Photo via Wikimedia Commons/Laurie Avocado CC BY 2.0

With 11 dispensaries set to arrive soon in the city limits, lawmakers thought it’d be worthwhile to let people know how they were picked, what neighborhood zoning codes allow and other details about how the state’s medical cannabis program is materializing in Baltimore.

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Money & Power, Towson

Baltimore Co. Council Tables Vote to Scale Back Planned ‘Towson Station’ Royal Farms

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 08, 2017 2:27pm

A sign for Royal Farms in Hampden

In the latest twist of fate for a very controversial gas station and convenience store proposed for Towson, county lawmakers voted not to take any decisive action last night.

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Featured, Lifeline, Wyman Park

Wyman Park Dwellers Share Concerns About Planned Medical Marijuana Dispensary on Keswick Road

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 11:21am

The site for the planned dispensary at 3317 Keswick Road.

Wyman Park and Hampden residents aren’t opposed to the idea of medical marijuana dispensaries coming to Baltimore. They just want to know, why does it have to be in their neighborhood?

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Real Estate & Home

Five Buildings Along Howard Street are Up for Redevelopment

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 3:58pm

Another stretch of Howard Street just went up for grabs.

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Culture, Featured, Lifeline

Mayor’s Task Force Plans Art Space Inventory, Eyes Safety and Financial Assistance for Artists

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 08, 2017 9:30am

Task force members gathered at the Maryland Institute College of Art on Feb. 7, 2017.

Tuesday night’s meeting of the Mayor’s Safe Arts Spaces Task Force was by all definitions productive, but one key component of the second meeting was conspicuously absent: commentary from a crowd of the city’s artists who will, in theory, use the spaces.

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Culture, Featured, Lifeline

Second Meeting of Mayor’s Task Force Covers Artists’ Spatial Needs, Zoning Remedies and Financing

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 12:31pm

Writer and activist Jordannah Elizabeth speaks at the second meeting of the Mayor’s Task Force on Safe Arts Spaces.

Can Baltimore’s creative community, leaders, businesses and nonprofits harness the collective willpower to create safe spaces for artists?

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Culture, Real Estate & Home

Westport Slaughterhouse Group Cuts Request for Zoning Board Hearing

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017 3:35pm

Photo of the proposed location, via Google StreetView

The group that proposed to build a $1 million slaughterhouse in Westport has withdrawn its request to appear before the city’s zoning board to obtain permission for the project.

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Featured, Lifeline, Real Estate & Home

Slaughterhouse Proposed for Westport

0 Written by: | Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 11:54am

Photo of the proposed location, via Google StreetView

Is Westport about to become Westworld?

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Links

Monday Morning Headlines: Fire Displaces Dozens at Penn North Recovery Center; University of Md. Student Still Missing; and More

0 Written by: | Monday, Nov 14, 2016 7:22am

Silver Spring church vandalized with pro-Trump racist message – AP

Dozens displaced by fire at addiction recovery center – WBAL-TV

Baltimore City Council zoning overhaul would promote walking, discourage frats and bondsmen – Baltimore Sun

Man shot while driving on Rt. 295 in Anne Arundel County – ABC2

University Of Maryland Student Kaitlyn George Still Missing – CBS Baltimore

Links

Tuesday Morning Headlines: Council Passes New Zoning Law; Annapolis Double Stabbing Suspect Charged; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 7:22am

Baltimore’s zoning law passes after liquor amendment is stricken – Baltimore Brew

Another trial set for man accused of killing Phylicia Barnes – ABC2

Amid law enforcement scrutiny, a rising black voice enters top ranks of Baltimore’s police union – Baltimore Sun

Hopkins Study Ties College Concealed Carry Laws To Increased Violence – WBAL Radio

Annapolis Double Stabbing Suspect Charged With Attempted Murder – CBS Local

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