Port of Baltimore Welcomes Its Largest Container Ship Ever as Record-Setting 2018 Continues

Port of Baltimore Welcomes Its Largest Container Ship Ever as Record-Setting 2018 Continues

The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore welcomed the largest container ship to ever visit Maryland as the Gunde Maersk, which has a capacity to handle 11,000 Twenty-foot Equivalent (TEU) containers, arrived at the Seagirt Marine Terminal yesterday and worked through today.

| October 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Saturday Traffic Advisory for the Baltimore Running Festival

Saturday Traffic Advisory for the Baltimore Running Festival

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the temporary road closures, parking restrictions and commercial vehicle restrictions in effect for the 18th annual Baltimore Running Festival, which will be held tomorrow, Saturday, October 20, 2018.  Approximately 20,000 people are expected to participate in this year’s event. 

| October 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Fatal Motorcycle Accident Friday Evening on Patapsco Ave.

Fatal Motorcycle Accident Friday Evening on Patapsco Ave.

At approximately 5:00pm, a motorcycle was traveling westbound in the 1300 block of W. Patapsco Avenue. Investigators believe the operator lost control of the motorcycle just before it crashed.

| October 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Thomas Johnson Elementary Middle School Fall Festival on Saturday

Thomas Johnson Elementary Middle School Fall Festival on Saturday

Come join us for the 10th Annual Fall Festival!! Enjoy a day of fun, food and games for the whole family. Come home with local treasures from our amazing silent auction! This event is rain or shine and as always all proceeds go directly to support the students of Thomas Johnson!

| October 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Charm City Circulator Service Disrupted During Transition to a New Vendor

Charm City Circulator Service Disrupted During Transition to a New Vendor

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) announced today that services on the Charm City Circulator (CCC) Bus Routes will be disrupted during the transition to a new vendor over the next few days. Customers of the Green and Banner routes will not have services tomorrow and possibly Friday as well.

| October 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Catholic Community of South Baltimore Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 13th

Catholic Community of South Baltimore Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 13th

Beer, Burgers & Brats, Live Polka Music, Wheels of Chance, Raffle, White Elephant Sale, Kid’s and Family Fun.  Free Admission.  All Are Welcome!

| October 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Traffic Modifications for the Sowebo Landmark 5k and Columbus Day Parade

Weekend Traffic Modifications for the Sowebo Landmark 5k and Columbus Day Parade

The Sowebo Landmark 5K Race will begin Sunday at 9am and Columbus Day Parade will begin Sunday at 1pm.

| October 5, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Two People Shot on Hanover Street Early Tuesday Morning

Two People Shot on Hanover Street Early Tuesday Morning

The following incident occurred in Federal Hill/Sharp-Leadenhall. 

| October 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Tonight: Public Safety Forum and Walk in Riverside and Federal Hill South

Tonight: Public Safety Forum and Walk in Riverside and Federal Hill South

Please join us for a Public Safety Walk and Public Safety Forum this Monday at 6:00pm. The Walk will begin at Riverside Park Gazebo at 6:00pm, then head down Riverside Ave, stopping on the 1200 block, then turning on E Cross St and finishing at Digital Harbor High School (DHHS) for the Public Safety Forum which will end at 9:00pm.

| October 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Maryland and DC Chipotle Restaurants Hosting Fundraiser for BARCS Today

Maryland and DC Chipotle Restaurants Hosting Fundraiser for BARCS Today

When you head into any of these locations and mention the fundraiser at the register, half of your lunch/dinner total will go directly to BARCS to help support lifesaving programs and animal care for the more than 11,000 animals served per year.

| September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Orioles Braille Uniforms Up for Auction to Benefit National Federation of the Blind

Orioles Braille Uniforms Up for Auction to Benefit National Federation of the Blind

Orioles players and coaches wore specially-designed jerseys with Braille lettering, becoming the first American professional sports team to wear Braille-lettered jerseys.

| September 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Sunday Traffic Modifications for the Run to Remember 5k & 11k

Sunday Traffic Modifications for the Run to Remember 5k & 11k

This Sunday, traffic modifications will be in effect for the Run to Remember 11K/5K/1 Mile Fun Run & Walk.  The event will begin on Pratt Street in front of the World Trade Center at 8:46 a.m. on Sunday, September 09, 2018.

| September 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Orioles to Honor National Federation of the Blind on September 18th with Braille Jerseys

Orioles to Honor National Federation of the Blind on September 18th with Braille Jerseys

The Orioles will honor Riverside’s National Federation of the Blind by becoming the first American sports team to incorporate Braille lettering into the gameday uniforms.

| September 5, 2018 | 1 Comments
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Saturday Road Closures for the Charles Street 12 Race

Saturday Road Closures for the Charles Street 12 Race

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the traffic modifications that will be in effect for the Charles Street 12 Footrace which will be held on Saturday, September 01, 2018.  The event kicks off at 7:30 a.m. 

| August 31, 2018 | 0 Comments
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17th Annual Pigtown Festival on September 22nd

17th Annual Pigtown Festival on September 22nd

Live music by regional bands including Players Band, The Crawdaddies, and from Clarksdale, Mississippi Terry “Big T” Williams, festive food, local brews, pie-eating contests, and more! The highlight of the event will be the annual “running of the pigs,” which will take place throughout the day. 

| August 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore Museum of Industry Asking Neighbors to Pick a New Color for Its 100-Foot Crane

Baltimore Museum of Industry Asking Neighbors to Pick a New Color for Its 100-Foot Crane

Built in 1942 and dubbed a “whirley crane” for its ability to turn 360 degrees, this Bethlehem Steel Clyde Model 17 DE 90 crane was instrumental in Bethlehem Steel’s prolific World War II shipbuilding effort

| August 13, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Stoop Night This Evening on the South Baltimore Peninsula for National Night Out

Stoop Night This Evening on the South Baltimore Peninsula for National Night Out

National Night Out 2018 is coming up, and you’re invited to spend the evening on your stoops with neighbors. Order pizzas, plan a potluck with your block, break out the cornhole boards, or just sit out and enjoy the evening air, offering a smile and a hello to anyone passing by.

| August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
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