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  • Cover2
    Joy of flight
    January 22, 2014, No comments

    Ron Willis, a retired staff sergeant with the Air National Guard and veteran of the U.S. Navy and Marines shows youngsters and adults the ins and outs of radio-controlled airplanes […]

  • Stand-Alone
    Police officer of the year
    January 22, 2014, No comments

    Officer Keith Savadel, with certificate, was named the Southeast District’s 2013 Police Officer of the Year by the Southeast District Police Community Relations Council. Also pictured are, from left, Lt. […]

  • 0115-COVER
    A foggy day
    January 15, 2014, No comments

    From snowy, to freezing, to foggy, Baltimore has certainly had some weird weather recently, but that hasn’t deterred joggers along the waterfront promenade.

  • Pagoda
    Snow Day at Patterson Park
    January 8, 2014, No comments

    It wasn’t a snow day per se, since schools were on winter break anyway, but local kids certainly enjoyed the snow last Friday. Here, Alexa Narvaez, 4, enjoys a run […]

  • Cover-Alt
    Piñatas Navideñas y Posada
    December 24, 2013, No comments

    Following a procession through Highlandtown last Friday evening, simulating Mary and Joseph’s trek through Bethlehem looking for an inn, children and adults smashed piñatas to symbolize the triumph of good […]

  • SantaLetter
    Letters to Santa
    December 24, 2013, No comments

    Thank you so much for your thoughtful, funny and cute letters to Santa Claus! Rest assured – they are well on their way to the North Pole, and will be […]

  • Santa Claus, also known as “Buttons,” arrived in Fell’s Point on a tugboat last Saturday. - Photo by Tom Scilipoti
    Happy Holidays from Highlandtown
    December 11, 2013, No comments

    Highlandtown kicked off its holiday celebrations last Friday night with stilt walkers and jugglers—through VS Entertainment and Events—and a musical performance by Sac Au Lait. The Christmas tree at Conkling […]

  • COVER
    Tis the Season
    November 27, 2013, No comments

    Eddie Schwartzhaupt surveys the scene at Eastern and Conkling as Frank Zappa morphs into Santa Claus (Zappa Claus?) courtesy of Baltimore Threadquarters.

  • Kennedy-COVER
    Kennedy Remembered
    November 20, 2013, No comments

    Friday, Nov. 22, is the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, who died on Nov. 22, 1963, in Dallas, Texas. In 1962, Kennedy landed by helicopter […]

  • letterstotheeditor
    Letters to the Editor – November 13, 2013
    November 13, 2013, No comments

    Scammers cast ‘bad shadow’ on legitimate businesses To the Editor: With regards to your Nov. 6 article, “Canton Car Wash exposes auto-body scammers,” I am furious that nefarious individuals are […]

  • World War II veteran Lucky Stankowski contemplates at the National Katyn Memorial. - Photo by Tom Scilipoti
    Thank you
    November 6, 2013, No comments

    With regard to Veterans Day, which falls on Monday, November 11, the Baltimore Guide would like to acknowledge all who have served or are serving in our nation’s military. Here, […]