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U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, Passionate Advocate for Civil Rights and Baltimore, Dies at 68

The son of former sharecroppers and House Oversight Committee chairman passed away early Thursday.
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U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, Passionate Advocate for Civil Rights and Baltimore, Dies at 68

The son of former sharecroppers and House Oversight Committee chairman passed away early Thursday.
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Lexington Market to Host Trash Bash Aimed at Beautifying Downtown Area
Partnership between developers and Everyman Theatre comes on the cusp of renovations.
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Lexington Market to Host Trash Bash Aimed at Beautifying Downtown Area

Partnership between developers and Everyman Theatre comes on the cusp of renovations.
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Charles Village Construction Plagues Local Businesses
Area shops and restaurants suffered big losses this summer due to ongoing streetwork.
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Charles Village Construction Plagues Local Businesses

Area shops and restaurants suffered big losses this summer due to ongoing streetwork.

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Male/Female Statue: Should It Stay or Go in Penn Station Overhaul?

The future of the long-controversial 52-foot sculpture could be in question with train station redesign.

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Baltimore Clayworks and City Youth Create Tile-Mosaic Mural in Park Heights

Ceramic arts center partners with community organizations to bring the project to life.

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Ray Lewis Set to Appear on Dancing with the Stars

The Ravens great will compete for the mirror ball trophy starting in September.


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Plans to Transform Penn Station Into Station North Hub Continue Forward

A pledge from Amtrak as well as government and private funds will contribute to neighborhood renovation.

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Reopening of Harlem Park Recreation Center Marks a New Beginning

The West Baltimore hub is back, serving as a model for future Rec and Parks projects.

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Clavel Chef Carlos Raba Opening Jiu-Jitsu-Focused Youth Center in Remington

The martial arts devotee shifts his attention to another passion with the new community space.

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Severe Flooding Plagues Neighborhoods Surrounding the Inner Harbor

Stark images of Harbor East and Fells Point arise on social media as area reckons with heavy rainfall.

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Rat-Centric Real Estate Listing Puts Positive Spin on Baltimore Criticism

Dudley Roan Home Team places costumed rat in photos of latest listing.

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What is the Likelihood of President Trump Coming to Baltimore?

With a House Republican conference and an invitation from Elijah Cummings, a presidential visit might be imminent.


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Ten of Many Reasons Why We Love Charm City

We revisit stories that make us proud to call ourselves Baltimoreans.

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Trump's Continued Attacks on Baltimore Addressed in Democratic Presidential Debate

Candidates are some of many who have come to the city’s defense in recent days.

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Greektown’s Yard 56 Mixed-Use Development to Open by 2020

Project on former Pemco industrial site will be anchored by Streets Market & Cafe and LA Fitness.

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Baltimore City Takes on Trump after President’s Vitriolic Attacks

Donald Trump adds people of Baltimore, Rep. Elijah Cummings, Maryland Congressional District to growing list of black and brown targets.

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Woodstock 50 Festival Gets Moved to Merriweather, Probably.

Relocation from Upstate New York to Columbia seen as last chance to save troubled anniversary concert.

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Orioles’ Wilkerson Becomes First Position Player To Record a Save

In a long and bizarre game that lasted into the morning, O’s walked away with a 10-8 win.


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Boxer Gervonta Davis Ready To Put On a Homecoming Show

The 24-year-old West Baltimore native brings the first world title fight to the city in over 80 years.

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Five Theme Parks to Get An Adrenaline Rush Within Driving Distance

Take advantage of Charm City’s proximity to several of the country’s best amusement parks.

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City Council Seeks to Address Trauma Crisis Among Baltimore Children

More than 56 percent of city children have experienced one or more major traumatic events.

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Baltimoreans Recount the Moon Landing on Its 50th Anniversary

For those around to see it, the Apollo 11 mission was an especially momentous occasion.

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Baltimore-Invented TV Camera Sent Moon Walk Images Around the World

Westinghouse engineer Stanley Lebar built the Apollo 11 lunar television camera.

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