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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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Leana Wen Ousted as President of Planned Parenthood

Former Baltimore City Health Commissioner, on job less than a year, was second physician to lead organization in 103-year history.

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Charm City Games Kicks Off Inaugural Year at Canton Waterfront Park

Rec and Parks-led initiative hopes to bring kids together in the name of friendly competition.

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What You Need to Know for Artscape 2019

A changing footprint, exciting exhibitions, and nods to the moon landing highlight annual festival.


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A Month Before Woodstock, Led Zeppelin and The Guess Who Rocked the Laurel Pop Festival

Fifty years ago, music’s biggest names shared a stage in Laurel.

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Demolition of Baltimore City Detention Center Sparks Intense Debate

Demolition contract would see historic site razed and rehabilitation center installed in its place.

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NBA Veteran Rudy Gay Gives Back to the Place Where It All Started

The Baltimore native and 13-year pro says “an idle mind is the devil's playground.”

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Gerrymandering Decision Leaves Maryland Political Leaders Disappointed

After the Supreme Court ruling, calls for reform have increased on both sides of the aisle.

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Kamala Harris Campaign Staffers Adjust to Life in Baltimore

As Senator Kamala Harris’ campaign for president settles in, her staffers discover their new city.

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John Delaney Qualified for Presidential Debate. But Who is He?

Montgomery County businessman and former Maryland representative launched long-shot bid two years ago.


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Manny Machado on Camden Yards Return: “It’s Something I’ll Never Forget”

The Orioles’ star player came back in a San Diego Padres uniform.

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Baltimore Water Taxi Looks Toward the Future

Three years into being a Sagamore Ventures enterprise, the service is working on increasing visibility, riders, and its reach.

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Johns Hopkins Alum Paul Rabil Brings New Pro Lacrosse Venture Home

A pioneering league co-founded by the former Blue Jays’ All-American stops by Homewood Field this weekend.

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Tax Cut Intended to Assist Poor Areas Will Benefit Kevin Plank and Goldman Sachs

ProPublica investigates “opportunity zone” tax breaks going to Port Covington.

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Remembering Former Maryland Linebacker David Mackall

A chance meeting and all-too-familiar heartbreaking goodbye.

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Notre Dame Maryland Student Activist Wants to Change the Perception of Baltimore

Jamesha Caldwell has built a name for herself through her poetry and research.


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Enoch Pratt Brings Digital Resources to Local Laundromats

Wash and Learn Initiative aims to provide resources to those without regular Internet access

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Baltimore Native André De Shields Wins First Tony Award

De Shields gave a shout-out to Charm City in his acceptance speech for his role in “Hadestown”

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Adley Rutschman is the New Face of the Orioles Rebuild

Get to know the first pick of the O’s Moneyball era, who seems poised for greatness.

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Hayden Hurst’s “One That Got Away” Is Still Out There

But the Ravens’ second-year tight end has other goals, on and off the field.

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Baltimore Gets Very Own Walk of Fame

Hampden’s newest attraction is a John Waters Star Walk.

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