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  • The Short List 4/22/15

    The Short List 4/22/15
    WEDNESDAY: Massachusetts hardcore band Bane plays the Ottobar on a farewell tour in support of its final album, 2014’s "Don’t Wait Up." Local improvisational electronic band ELM takes over the 8x10 for a weekly residency throughout April...
  • Pedestrian bridge collapse near College Park disrupts MARC, Metro rail service

    Pedestrian bridge collapse near College Park disrupts MARC, Metro rail service
    A pedestrian bridge collapsed on top of rail lines serving MARC trains and the Washington Metro between College Park and Greenbelt on Wednesday afternoon, temporarily shutting down service on both systems, according to the Maryland Transit...
  • Pedestrian bridge falls onto train tracks, no one hurt

    A crane struck a concrete pedestrian bridge on Wednesday afternoon just before rush hour, sending part of the span crashing onto commuter train tracks, officials said. Luckily, no one was on the bridge and no trains — which run by as often as every...
  • The Short List: Trans Am, the Buzzcocks, Earl Sweatshirt, more

    The Short List: Trans Am, the Buzzcocks, Earl Sweatshirt, more
    WEDNESDAY: The Swedish Fist, the baritone ukulele-driven solo project of Kerra Holtgren, opens for Whiskey Shivers at Holy Frijoles. Malaika Aminata and DJ K-Meta host Our Nature open mic with Creators Infinite, Abu the Flutemaker, and Nag Champa....
  • The Short List: Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan, Noisem, more

    The Short List: Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan, Noisem, more
    WEDNESDAY: Los Angeles indie-pop singer-songwriter Colleen Green performs at the Metro Gallery with Upset, DJ Dad Weed, and Sweepstakes. New Jersey hardcore band Old Wounds play the Charm City Art Space with Go Deep, Bereave, and Earth & Stone. Boston...
  • Good Friday schedule and closings

    Good Friday schedule and closings
    This schedule will be in effect Friday, April 3: Government offices Closed in Anne Arundel, Carroll and Howard counties, and in Baltimore City and Annapolis. Open in Baltimore, Frederick and Harford counties. Courts Open in all jurisdictions....
  • The Short List: Electric Wizard, Mates of State, Blacksage, more

    The Short List: Electric Wizard, Mates of State, Blacksage, more
    WEDNESDAY: As they do the first Wednesday of the month, the Baltimore Boom Bap Society kicks off April at The Windup Space with beats, rhymes, and live music. Politically charged British band Enter Shikari plays the Ottobar in support of its new album...
  • A Rider's Guide To CTfastrak

    A Rider's Guide To CTfastrak
    HARTFORD — Riding CTfastrak should be a breeze for anyone familiar with Boston's T, New York's subways, Metro-North's New Haven line or the light rail systems of Baltimore, Denver, Minneapolis or elsewhere. For those who are accustomed to...
  • MTA ridership drops as fare increase looms

    MTA ridership drops as fare increase looms
    Fewer commuters in Maryland chose public buses and trains last fiscal year than in each of the three years prior, adding pressure to an already beleaguered Maryland Transit Administration just as it prepares to saddle frustrated riders with a fare...
  • Body of Reisterstown man found near Owings Mills Metro station

    Body of Reisterstown man found near Owings Mills Metro station
    A 51-year-old Reisterstown man was declared dead after he was found lying unresponsive near a bus stop at the Owings Mills Metro station Wednesday morning, Baltimore County Police said. George Howard Russo, of the unit block of Lake Way, was found...
  • Presidents Day schedule and closings

    Presidents Day schedule and closings
    This schedule will be in effect Monday: Government offices Closed in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford and Howard counties, and in Baltimore City and Annapolis. Open in Frederick County. Courts Closed in all jusrisdictions. Libraries...