| Oct 30, 2014
| 2:59 PM
An ice rink will be the centerpiece of the Waterfront Partnership's annual holiday Inner Harbor attractions, which also include a Hot Chocolate Happy Hour and Holly Jolly Trolley rides.
"It's a Waterfront Life" begins next month and runs through Jan. 19,...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:29 PM
An Inner Harbor ice rink is set to open by Nov. 21, and an ongoing fundraising effort will determine how large it will be, according to the Waterfront Partnership.
The organization has hired Virginia-based Rink Management Services Corp. to construct and...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 6:03 AM
Several environmental groups will be cleaning up parts of Baltimore Saturday to drum up support for a city bill that would add a surcharge for using disposable plastic bags.
The groups — who argue that disposable plastic bags make up a significant...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Baltimore City certainly did show off its best with this week's Star-Spangled Spectacular to residents and tourists ("A spectacular weekend for Baltimore," Sept. 15). We were thrilled to see so many people lining the Inner Harbor promenade to enjoy...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Environmentalists will team up Saturday to build support for a 5-cent plastic bag fee in Baltimore by handing out reusable bags and taking part in a citywide cleanup effort.
Blue Water Baltimore, Waterfront Partnership, Chesapeake Bay Foundation,...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Tourists and other visitors to Baltimore's Inner Harbor will now have free access to wireless Internet service along the downtown waterfront promenade, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced Monday.
"Our Inner Harbor is an internationally recognized...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 8:01 PM
For the children visiting the Pearlstone Center's sustainable farm Sunday, the chickens and baby goats might have been the main event. But supporters of the Family Farm Day said they hope that interaction will be the start of a deeper connection with...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Expanded street sweeping is a win-win for neighborhoods and the environment.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake deserves a lot of credit for the recently announced expansion of Baltimore's street sweeping program (City street-sweeping expansion to rely on...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:08 PM
A Pikesville developer will present plans to the city next week to build one of Baltimore's tallest buildings on the site of the former McCormick & Co. spice factory at the Inner Harbor, transforming the skyline with a luxury apartment tower.
| May 27, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Baltimore's harbor earned a failing grade for water quality in the latest assessment of its ecological health, despite fewer reported sewage overflows last year.
Though the harbor's overall grade for 2013, to be released Wednesday, is down from a C-...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:21 AM
Maryland visual artists, craft artisans, designers and other creative types who live, work or study in the region will be spotlighted at Sunday's Art Outside.
Festival-goers should expect entertainment, food trucks and other vendors, as well as family-...