| May 26, 2015
| 9:16 AM
As previously reported by City Paper, the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore (DPB) is leading an effort to demolish the Inner Harbor’s McKeldin Fountain. The fountain is a monument to former Mayor and Governor Theodore McKeldin, and sits in a...
| May 25, 2015
The Unified Relay Across America, which will carry the Flame of Hope to the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles, will pass Baltimore on Tuesday and Wednesday. On Tuesday, the torch will be carried from Mount Rainer to College Park from noon to 1...
| May 15, 2015
Breezy summer days and nights spent swaying to the sounds of favorite bands out on their big summer tours — that's what makes the year memorable and life just a little fuller.
For some singer-songwriters and bands, it's near the end of a fine...
| May 14, 2015
| 12:18 PM
Some groups opposed to Baltimore police actions in the Freddie Gray case plan to rally in downtown Baltimore Saturday afternoon.
The demonstration is set for 3 p.m. in McKeldin Square near the Inner Harbor. That's about two hours before the scheduled...
| May 17, 2015
| 4:00 PM
Nicole Johnson and her two children, Julianna and James, ventured to Baltimore's Pier 12 to learn about the city's robust maritime community, an industry that supports more than 100,000 families throughout the state.
During National Maritime Day in...
| May 21, 2015
| 3:31 PM
West Baltimore residents urged a City Council committee Thursday to approve a $58 million subsidy for a mixed-use development in the Poppleton neighborhood, saying it is urgently needed after last month's unrest.
"We had trouble a few weeks ago in...
| May 16, 2015
| 11:46 AM
As thousands of people head to Las Vegas this week for one of the real estate industry's premier events, Baltimore's political and business leaders said they plan to court national retailers and investment prospects with the same playbook they use every...
| May 20, 2015
| 3:13 AM
For many, Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer and vacation season. For the American Red Cross, Memorial Day weekend is the beginning of a seasonal decline and blood and platelet donations.
As people travel and take vacation...
| May 14, 2015
| 7:00 AM
At a recent press conference, Gov. Larry Hogan said that "our concern is about the money taken out of the pockets of taxpayers. It's what we ran on. It's what we promised to do. We're delivering on what we said we would."
Nice. Except that our new...
| May 13, 2015
| 1:31 PM
May 16, 8 a.m. – Metavivor Adventure Race (kayak, bike, run) /Hillsmere Beach. Information: active.com
May 30, 8 a.m. – Color Your Heart 5K Fun Run (non-competitive, but with color "stations")/Kinder Farm Park. Information:...
| May 12, 2015
| 2:40 PM
Peruvian rotisserie chicken, a South American comfort food marinated in spices like paprika and cumin then spit-roasted in its own juices, has not always been so easy to find. Back in 2000 or so, I had to go all the way up to a strip mall on Loch Raven...