Downtown Museums and Attractions Offer $1 Admission This Weekend

Downtown Museums and Attractions Offer $1 Admission This Weekend

Downtown Dollar or Less Days, produced by Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, provides families and visitors the opportunity to experience Baltimore’s museums and attractions at an affordable price, making Baltimore’s most popular cultural destinations accessible to all. 

| December 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
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34th Annual Union Square Cookie Tour This Sunday

34th Annual Union Square Cookie Tour This Sunday

The Union Square Association will be holding our 34th  Annual Cookie Tour on Sunday, December 8th  from Noon – 4:30 pm. That represents some  500,000  cookies baked and enjoyed over the past 33 years

| December 2, 2019 | 0 Comments
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FSK’s 5th Annual Holiday Extravaganza on Saturday

FSK’s 5th Annual Holiday Extravaganza on Saturday

Save the Date for FSK’s 5th Annual Holiday Extravaganza! Get all your holiday shopping done in one stop, all while supporting Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle School. Continue to check this page for updates and please spread the word!

| December 2, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Portion of Light Street to Close Overnight on Monday and Tuesday for Paving

Portion of Light Street to Close Overnight on Monday and Tuesday for Paving

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that a portion of southbound Light Street will close overnight for paving work.

| November 25, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Road Closures in Baltimore

Weekend Road Closures in Baltimore

The Hanover Street Bridge closure is cancelled, plus additional closures around Downtown.

| November 22, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh Facing 11-Count Federal Indictment

Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh Facing 11-Count Federal Indictment

A federal grand jury has indicted Catherine Elizabeth Pugh, age 69, of Baltimore, Maryland, on the federal charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, seven counts of wire fraud, conspiracy to defraud the United States, and two counts of tax evasion.  The indictment was returned on November 14, 2019, and was unsealed today.

| November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Cherry Hill, Lakeland, and Westport Residents Now Eligible for $2.50 Lyft Rides to Grocery Stores

Cherry Hill, Lakeland, and Westport Residents Now Eligible for $2.50 Lyft Rides to Grocery Stores

The Grocery Access Program will provide eligible local families living in parts of south and west Baltimore with a $2.50 flat-rate fare on trips to and from participating grocery stores. Up to 200 eligible residents will receive discounted Lyft rides for up to eight rides per month between November 18, 2019 and April 30, 2020.

| November 18, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge Closure Cancelled For This Weekend, Additional Traffic Updates

Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge Closure Cancelled For This Weekend, Additional Traffic Updates

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that the Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge closure originally scheduled for this weekend, November 15-16, 2019 has been CANCELED. 

| November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Orioles Release 2020 Schedule with Earlier Start Times on School Nights

Orioles Release 2020 Schedule with Earlier Start Times on School Nights

Orioles Release 2020 Schedule with Earlier Start Times on School Nights

| November 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Orioles’ Chris Davis and Wife Jill Davis Donate $3 Million to University of Maryland Children’s Hospital

Orioles’ Chris Davis and Wife Jill Davis Donate $3 Million to University of Maryland Children’s Hospital

Chris and Jill Davis have given a $3 million gift to help fund an expansion of the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital (UMCH) at the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC). Their generous gift is the largest philanthropic donation from a Baltimore sports figure to UMMC.

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
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The Inner Harbor Ice Rink Opens Tomorrow

The Inner Harbor Ice Rink Opens Tomorrow

The 2019-2020 season, which runs from November 1, 2019 through January 20, 2020, starts two weeks earlier than it has in previous years to coincide with the Baltimore Office Promotion of the Arts’ Brilliant Baltimore Festival of Light & Literature.  

| October 31, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Trash Wheel Being Added to the Gwynns Falls to Help Keep Litter Out of the Middle Branch

Trash Wheel Being Added to the Gwynns Falls to Help Keep Litter Out of the Middle Branch

The Gwynns Falls trash wheel will be the largest trash wheel ever built. It will have a grappling arm to help move large debris and a canopy covered by 72 solar panels. It will use solar and hydro power to turn a water wheel that powers a series of rakes and a conveyor belt that will lift trash from the water and deposit it into a dumpster barge.

| October 28, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge To Close This Weekend For Repairs

Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge To Close This Weekend For Repairs

Starting at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 25, 2019 the Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge will be closed to through traffic in both directions between Waterview Avenue and Cromwell Street (weather permitting) with detours in effect.  The bridge will remain closed until approximately 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 28, 2019. 

| October 25, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Local Foster Dog Gomez is Raising Money for Front Leg Surgery

Local Foster Dog Gomez is Raising Money for Front Leg Surgery

Gomez is one in a litter of three puppies that AARF pulled from BARCS back in August, after someone left them in a box on a random front porch. Upon intake it was clear that all three puppies were malnourished, with sarcoptic mange, and in need of serious TLC.

| October 21, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Domino Sugar Donates Locomotive ‘Sweet Toot’ to B&O Railroad Museum

Domino Sugar Donates Locomotive ‘Sweet Toot’ to B&O Railroad Museum

After nearly three decades moving railcars at the Domino Sugar Baltimore Refinery, the facility’s 1950 Plymouth locomotive, “Sweet Toot,” will be moving to its new home at the B&O Railroad Museum.

| October 21, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Traffic Modifications for the Baltimore Running Festival on Saturday

Traffic Modifications for the Baltimore Running Festival on Saturday

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the temporary road closures and parking restrictions in effect for the 19th annual Baltimore Running Festival, which will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2019.  Approximately 20,000 people are expected to participate in this year’s event. 

| October 18, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge to Close this Friday Night, Saturday, and Monday for Repairs

Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge to Close this Friday Night, Saturday, and Monday for Repairs

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that temporary closures of the Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge are scheduled to occur this weekend for repair work. 

| October 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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