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Joanne Masopust confers with residents opposed to late night-hours for Diamond Hookah Lounge. - Photo by Erik Zygmont
October 1, 2014, 1 Comment

After a delayed, lengthy and contentious hearing last night, the Municipal Board of Zoning and Appeals granted a late night operator’s license—with considerable restrictions—to Diamond Hookah Lounge, 515 S. Broadway. […]


Canton group getting organized to fight crime

October 1, 2014, No comments

A group of Canton residents is looking to start a neighborhood watch that will go beyond addressing crime, and they are also trying to encourage neigh ...

Urban Pirates docks their ship at the end of the Ann Street Pier, pictured. - Photo Erik Zygmont

Urban Pirates to retake Ann Street Pier, gently, by contract

October 1, 2014, No comments

The Urban Pirates are here to stay, said members of the Fell’s Point Task Force on Wednesday evening. Following the Task Force’s decision, ...

The Latin Palace is currently in the middle
of a two-month liquor license suspension.
- Photo by Erik Zygmont

Latin Palace, community associations come to accords with live entertainment

October 1, 2014, No comments

Though the club has offered live entertainment in multiple forms over the years, the Latin Palace, 509 S. Broadway, is now on the path to offer such a ...

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    Community Calendar
    October 1, 2014, No comments

    Wednesday, October 1 Hard Workin’ Pilgrims: The Baltimore American Indian Center Heritage Museum presents the exhibit “Hard Workin’ Pilgrims: Lumbee Indians in Baltimore City Industry,” starting on Wednesday, Oct. 1. ...

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    Not another mattress store, say residents
    September 24, 2014, 1 Comment

    “We are super tired north of Eastern.” This was one online explanation offered for the proliferation of mattress stores in the Highlandtown and Baltimore Highlands neighborhoods. Message-board wisecracks aside, some […]

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    Time travel with Emily Dickinson
    September 24, 2014, 2 Comments

    Glimpse the secrets of Emily Dickinson’s brilliant heart and join in a farewell tea during a visit in Washington, DC, with her father, a member of the U. S. Congress. […]

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    Community Calendar
    September 24, 2014, No comments

    Wednesday, September 24 Mother Goose Baby Steps:  Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months of age with their caregivers. […]