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    What are your East Baltimore favorites?
    June 25, 2014, 18 Comments

    Yes, there are several publications and organizations that offer “best of” lists pertaining to Baltimore. Ours is special for two reasons. First, it’s Southeast-specific. We announce the most-loved pizza place, […]

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    Latino Fest
    June 25, 2014, No comments

    For many residents of the Southeast, the summer’s ethnic festivals are all about the food. Last weekend’s LatinoFest was no exception.

  • Staff Sgt. Retired Leonardo Martinez, a member of the 65th Infantry Unit, also known
as the “Borinqueneers,” was honored by Senator Barbara Mikulski last week, and will,
with the rest of his unit, receive Congressional Gold Medals. Opposite page: Martinez
served during World War II and the Korean War. When he retired from the military, he
went to work for the U.S. Postal Service. - Photos by Erik Zygmont
    Soldier, 96, receives long-overdue recognition
    June 11, 2014, No comments

    Better late than never. Last week, Sen. Barbara Mikulski honored Maryland’s last member of the Borinqueneers—a regiment of Puerto Rican soldiers who overcame discrimination and segregation to distinguish themselves in […]

  • Rose Robinson celebrates her catch with her father, Scott. - Photo by Erik Zygmont
    Fishing Festival a big hit
    June 11, 2014, No comments

    Get some kids together; add live animals into the mix; and an infectious wonder will spread to all present. Last Saturday was the annual Fishing Festival, an event geared toward […]