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Design for Distancing Competition Aims to Revive The Beauty of Public Spaces

Forward-thinking social-distancing structures could be built in the city as early as this month.
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Design for Distancing Competition Aims to Revive The Beauty of Public Spaces

Forward-thinking social-distancing structures could be built in the city as early as this month.
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Columbus Statue Toppled, Thrown Into Inner Harbor
Statue near Little Italy becomes latest monument in the U.S. to fall.
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Columbus Statue Toppled, Thrown Into Inner Harbor

Statue near Little Italy becomes latest monument in the U.S. to fall.
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What will the “new normal” look like in the COVID-19 era?
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A World of Difference

What will the “new normal” look like in the COVID-19 era?

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Outdoor Dining Parklets Are “Lifesavers” for Fells Point Bars and Restaurants

Community unites to help create al fresco seating using repurposed materials.

Health & Wellness

All in a Day With Ellen Frost

We follow a day in the life of the Local Color Flowers owner.


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Boxer Yahu Blackwell Is An All-Everything Businessman

The 33-year-old Baltimore native is the owner of the new Rita’s Italian Ice in Hampden.

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How to Celebrate Juneteenth While Social Distancing

Local museums, businesses, and community institutions are offering plenty of ways to celebrate safely.

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WTMD’s First Thursdays Go Virtual for the Rest of the Summer

The planned overhaul of the annual festival will be postponed until next year.


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Amid The Economic Chaos, Downtown Partnership’s New President Has a Plan

Shelonda Stokes was just named president after serving in an interim leadership role.

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Five Things to Know About Democratic Mayoral Nominee Brandon Scott

The 36-year-old City Council President rallies past Sheila Dixon to win Democratic mayoral primary.


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How These Surprise Quarantine ‘Flower Bombs’ Are Helping Families in Need

The paper-plate flowers have become a massive fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald House.

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Brandon Scott Opens Razor-Thin Lead Over Sheila Dixon in Mayor’s Race

City Council president leads by 388 votes as mail-in count continues.

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Black Mothers, Daughters, and Aunties: A Collective Sigh Over 2020’s Unrest

Black women weigh in on the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery.

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How To Show Support for Black Lives in Baltimore

From protests to patronage, here are ways local residents can take a stand.

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Baltimore Youth Marches Peacefully to Protest Police Violence

Scenes from Monday’s youth-led demonstration through the downtown streets.

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Black-Owned Food Businesses to Support in the Baltimore Area

Spend your money at these establishments and others to take action in a tangible way.

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Baltimore Responds to the Death of George Floyd

From social media to the city streets, reactions flood in over another black death in police custody.

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Real Food Farm and Bikemore Hit the Streets Delivering Meals to Older Adults

Community project strengthens Civic Works' sustainable mission while helping neighbors in need.

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The Preakness Has a New Date–at the Same Home. But Will Any Fans Be There?

Pimlico Race Course is scheduled to host the final leg of the 2020 Triple Crown in October.

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Hogan Lifts Stay-at-Home Order, Reopens Businesses

Modeling shows COVID-19 fatalities in Maryland could approach 4,000 people.

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Bottoms Up Bagels Rolls Into Harwood: Owners debut their new “BUB Hub” at 28th and Greenmount.

WTMD’s First Thursdays Go Virtual for the Rest of the Summer: The planned overhaul of the annual festival will be postponed until next year.

Five Things to Know About Democratic Mayoral Nominee Brandon Scott: The 36-year-old City Council President rallies past Sheila Dixon to win Democratic mayoral primary.

Baltimore Pride’s Legacy Lives On Despite Canceled Festival: Community comes together virtually to celebrate with discussions and events.

How These Surprise Quarantine ‘Flower Bombs’ Are Helping Families in Need: The paper-plate flowers have become a massive fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald House.