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  • DiPasq2
    Happy 100th DiPasquale’s
    February 26, 2014, No comments

    DiPasquale’s Italian Marketplace, a Highlandtown landmark at 3700 Gough St., turns 100 this year. The DiPasquale family kicked off the centennial with a cocktail hour and reception last Thursday, bringing […]

  • letterstotheeditor
    To the Editor – February 26, 2014
    February 26, 2014, No comments

    Class of 2015 wants to graduate at FAST Dear Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners, We are writing on behalf of the junior class of Friendship Academy of Science & […]

  • Maisha
    Healthy Harbor poster contest winners
    February 19, 2014, No comments

    Maisha Telfer, a secondgrader at Patterson Park Public Charter School, won the K-grade 2 category. She gives us a clear comparison of a healthy harbor and an unhealthy harbor. Tae’Vian […]

  • COVER-PHOTO
    Cold Sun
    February 5, 2014, No comments

    A complete icing-over of Canton Harbor is a rare occurrence, says Steve Andrews, but it happened in last week’s low temperatures.

  • 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 […]