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    Studio tour features Highlandtown
    October 23, 2013, No comments

    Last weekend’s city-wide Open Studio Tour, put together by School 33, brought a large amount of arts patrons to Highlandtown, especially for Friday night’s Discover Creative Conkling Street gallery-crawl and […]

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    By popular demand: More painted screens!
    October 23, 2013, No comments

    Last week, we named our painted screen contest winners, Lindsay and Joe Siegel of Eastern Ave. We received so many fantastic entries that we couldn’t resist publishing a few more. […]

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    Columbus Day Parade
    October 9, 2013, No comments

    Christopher Columbus (Donald Castranova), stands beneath the statue of himself at the Columbus Piazza at Inner Harbor last Sunday, the day of the annual Columbus Day Parade. Governor Martin O’Malley, […]

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    Letters to the Editor – October 9, 2013
    October 9, 2013, No comments

    Soup kitchens, homeless outreach part of the problem To the Editor: I’m aware of the vagrant problem in downtown Baltimore, but I believe it’s because many are being “imported” by […]

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    Highlandtown Elementary
    October 2, 2013, No comments

    Students and staff of Highlandtown Elementary Middle School # 215, as well as organizations and community members, held a community health event—Highlandtown Healthy Hearts-Celebrating Healthy Living—on Saturday. The event included [&he ...

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    Third Art Cart Derby was the biggest yet
    September 25, 2013, 1 Comment

    Rah!! Matt Saindon cracks the whip, ready to ride the Threadquarters Chariot down the Gough St. hill in the annual Art Cart Derby last Saturday. – Photo by Allison Fomich […]

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    Park(ing) Day
    September 25, 2013, No comments

    Baltimore Threadquarters, in conjunction with the Southeast Community Development Corporation, put together a park in front of their shop on the 500 block of S. Conkling St. It was part […]

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    “Hack the Trash” at Patterson Park
    August 21, 2013, No comments

    Delaney Edwards has completed a colorful new trashcan that will help beautify Patterson Park. Edwards and several other residents met last weekend to “Hack the Trash,” an initiative—conceived by Brian […]

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    Singin’ Summer
    July 10, 2013, No comments

    Darla Jean and the Somethin’ or Others, an old-timey Baltimore Band, played a few sets at the Fell’s Point Farmers Market last weekend. Here, Darla German harmonizes with Mike Darby. […]

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    June 26, 2013, No comments

    The high-energy Pachamama dancers were one of many cultural attractions at the 33rd annual LatinoFest, last Saturday and Sunday in Patterson Park. The celebration featured food, music, dancing, souvenirs and […]

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    Celebrating 100 Years
    May 22, 2013, No comments

    Elizabeth Lee, an East Baltimore resident and enrollee at Hopkins ElderPlus, celebrated her 100th birthday last Wednesday, May 15, at Johns Hopkins Bayview. Her great-great granddaughter Deyona Greene, pictured, was […]