In Good Taste

Eliminating Plastic Straws Becomes Priority at Local Bars and Restaurants

Business owners encourage recyclable alternatives made of paper, corn, and pasta.
In Good Taste

Eliminating Plastic Straws Becomes Priority at Local Bars and Restaurants

Business owners encourage recyclable alternatives made of paper, corn, and pasta.
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Baltimore County to Open the Kevin Kamenetz Arena
The equine arena and learning center offers programs for veterans.
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Baltimore County to Open the Kevin Kamenetz Arena

The equine arena and learning center offers programs for veterans.
 Justify after securing the middle jewel of the Triple Crown at Pimlico Race Course.Casey Noenickx
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Preakness Stakeholders Eye a Move To Laurel Park
This year's spectacle at Pimlico was filled with mud, fog, a big winner, and a bigger question.
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Preakness Stakeholders Eye a Move To Laurel Park

This year's spectacle at Pimlico was filled with mud, fog, a big winner, and a bigger question.

News & Community

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Lisa Salters of ESPN Talks Life in Baltimore and Legendary Sports Career

The well-known broadcaster will be an honored guest at this year’s Casey Cares gala.

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Oyin Handmade Featured in Facebook’s #SheMeansBusiness Campaign

Jamyla Bennu of the Baltimore-based beauty brand discusses how social media has changed her business.

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Racing of the Bulldogs Comes to Pimlico Race Track this Weekend

Hunt Valley Animal Hospital host second annual Bulldog Day to raise money for rescues.

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Sinclair Broadcasting Under Fire for “Fake News” Script

Hunt Valley-based media company met with scrutiny from politicians and on social media.

Health & Wellness

Full Strength

Marianne Banister and Rocky Wagonhurst establish an adolescent melanoma foundation—and honor their daughter’s memory.

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Two Women Create Scholarship Fund for Troubled Youth in Baltimore

After their loved ones were murdered, Tina Forrester and Victory Swift aim to stop violence.

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Shake and Bake is Back

Roller skating rink founded by former Colts star Glenn “Shake & Bake” Doughty made a comeback this weekend.

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Cardinal Shehan Choir Performance Nominated for Daytime Emmy

The performance on The View with Andra Day and Common is up for an award.

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Five Things to Know About the Salvation Army’s First-Ever Grocery Store

DMG Foods provides fresh produce and affordable groceries in Northeast Baltimore.

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Maryland Politicians React to Great Mills High School Shooting

Gunman was killed and two students were injured in the early morning attack.

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Local Organization Provides Support for Women of Color in the Media Industry

Color Vision offers production, marketing, and consulting services to minority women.

Food & Drink

The Social Network

How food bloggers, Instagrammers, and Yelpers are shaping the local restaurant scene.

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Two Local Business Owners Help Moms Gain Start-Up Experience

“Moms As Entrepreneurs” academy comes to Open Works.

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Mayor Pugh Takes on Fox News’ Laura Ingraham

Fox News anchor grilled Baltimore mayor about gun control, education, and safety in Baltimore.

On The Town

Women Play Crucial Role in Maryland’s Whiskey Production

Local clubs and distilleries educate female drinkers about the historic spirit.

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Labs@Light City Highlight a Pay-What-You-Can Model This Year

The discussions feature youth workshops and a new “maker” track.

News & Community

Pet Project

Local pack of French bulldogs rise to social media stardom.

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After Just Four Months, Baltimore Beat is Closing

Due to lack of advertising, the alt-weekly shutters its doors.


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