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  • There were two types of people at
Patterson Park last Sunday--painters
and painted. In a quickly-planned
community art project, residents and
friends playfully affirmed their
commitments to peace while
participating in a very different kind of
The organizer of the event called it “an
excuse to bring people together.”
    Community art brings peace to Patterson Park
    August 6, 2014, No comments

    Filmmaker Spencer Grundler, who filmed the “Human Flag of Peace,” an artistic venture organized by Pablo Machioli on Sunday evening in Patterson Park, said the event came together very quickly. […]

  • Sherry and Gelareh Vakili confer with Rick Curry. - Photo by Andre Holmes
    Artists show at new vapor shop
    August 6, 2014, No comments

    Last Monday was the scene of a unique art opening reception in Highlandtown. Two Tone Artistry and Vapors, a vapor shop and art gallery at 3308 Eastern Ave., displayed the […]

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    Code Enforcement explains services in Southeast
    August 6, 2014, No comments

    Representatives from Baltimore Housing’s Code Enforcement Office visited residents at Monday evening’s Southeast Police Community Relations Council meeting to discuss “boarded-up buildings, slumlords, drug nuisances, illegal d ...

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    Medieval-style weapon used in park attack
    August 6, 2014, No comments

    A man was assaulted by a mace-wielding attacker in Patterson Park last Thursday, police have confirmed. Sgt. Jarron Jackson of the Baltimore Police Department’s Public Information Office said that on […]

  • letterstotheeditor
    To the editor: August 6, 2014
    August 6, 2014, No comments

    Community organizations should embrace technology To the editor, With regard to last week’s letter, “Get off your duffs,” I’m surprised Ms. Heller is so comfortable with six people determining the […]

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    Bird’s House: Orioles make single trade
    August 6, 2014, No comments

    Sometimes the best course of action is to take no action. (Unless you’re the Philadelphia Phillies, but I digress.) With the July 31 Major League Baseball trade deadline now behind […]

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    Community Calendar
    August 6, 2014, No comments

    Wednesday, August 6 Films on the Broadway Pier: Films On The Pier is a free film series presented at the end of the Thames Street Pier in Fell’s Point. Each film […]

  • A cardboard tube fighting tournament was held in Fell’s Point’s Broadway Square last Sunday, possibly the first tournament of its kind in Charm City. - Photo by Erik Zygmont
    Tube fight!
    July 30, 2014, 1 Comment

    A breeze blew in from the ocean on the day that the warrior arrived in Fell’s Point, bearing weapons and the promise of a tournament. As gladiator souls gathered, leaving […]

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    2014 Readers’ Choice Award Winners
    July 30, 2014, No comments

    To our readers: We would like to sincerely thank you for taking a few minutes to participate in our 2014 Readers’ Choice poll. With over 500 responses – our best […]