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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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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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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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Eyes of the Law
In new book, former undercover cop Jim Cabezas details his career fighting corruption and blindness.
History & Politics

Eyes of the Law

In new book, former undercover cop Jim Cabezas details his career fighting corruption and blindness.

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News & Community

Hell and High Water

Climate change is already wreaking havoc on the city’s infrastructure and public health. How will Baltimore cope with the staggering challenges to come?

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Maryland Politicians React to Good, Bad, and Ugly in Mueller Report

President didn’t conspire with Russian intelligence during 2016 election. He did try to seize control of the special counsel investigation.

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NDMU Professor Reflects on Fire at Notre Dame Cathedral

Dr. Anne Henderson discusses the cathedral’s historical and religious significance.


On The Town

Maryland Legislature Passes Brewery Modernization Act

Plus, new laws will loosen distillery regulations and distribution relationships.

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City Council Urges Pugh’s Immediate Resignation; Mayor Vows to Return

Meanwhile, Mayor’s 2020 campaign consulting organization severs ties.

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John Oliver Features Catherine Pugh Scandal on Last Week Tonight

The HBO show host devotes nearly five minutes discussing the Healthy Holly scandal.

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New Book Explores Extraordinary Life of Baltimore’s First Black City Councilwoman

Power of the Ballot chronicles life of civil rights leader Victorine Q. Adams.

Style & Shopping

My Top Ten With Brandon Scott

The city councilman shares his favorite things.

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Amid Ethics Scandal, Catherine Pugh Returns $100,000 from Latest Children’s Book Deal

More University of Maryland Medical System board members resign.

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Catherine Pugh Resigns From UMMS Board Amid $500,000 Book Deal Controversy

Baltimore mayor earned $100,000 in profits in burgeoning ethics scandal.

Food & Drink

Sweet Devotion

Local bakeries tie their communities to the past with family recipes and tastes of home.

Arts & Culture

In The Stacks

The Archive at Ida B’s Table aims to educate and inspire guests.

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The New York Times Publishes “The Tragedy of Baltimore”

ProPublica’s Alec MacGillis digs deep into city’s violence and police corruption.

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Rumor or Fact? A Town Under Loch Raven Reservoir

Historical Society of Baltimore County explores the lost town of Warren, Maryland.

Arts District

Emotional AVAM Exhibit Unites Works By Persecuted Groups

“Esther and the Dream of One Loving Human Family” begins a five-year run this week.

Arts & Culture

Wonder Women

Celebrate trailblazers and groundbreaking accomplishments during Women’s History Month.

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Mayor Pugh Names New Health Commissioner to Replace Leana Wen

Dr. Letitia Dzirasa, most recently a health innovation officer with local tech company, picked to lead high-profile department.

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Hogan Ponders Presidential Bid, Calls Trump’s 2020 Reelection Odds “Weak”

Governor says Republicans are afraid to stand up to the president.

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Marylanders Overwhelmingly Favor Legal Pot, $15 Minimum Wage, Euthanasia

Goucher Poll suggests public support in the state for liberal policies.

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