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Fourth of July Events to Spark Your Interest

Fill your Fourth of July with food, festivities, and—of course—fireworks.

Ravens Watch

Jacoby Jones Retires a Raven...Not a Steeler

And other top news from Baltimore sports this week.

Ravens Watch

Locals Have Mixed Reactions to National Anthem Protests

After the Ravens take a knee, the local community weighs in.

The Chatter

Friday Replay: Carmelo Anthony Returns Home to West Baltimore

And four other things that happened in Baltimore sports this week.

Arts & Culture

​Q&A with Marc Ferris

The author of Star-Spangled Banner: The Unlikely Story of America’s National Anthem talks about the anthem’s legacy and future.

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