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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Baltimore Book Festival Returns to the Inner Harbor September 28th to 30th

Baltimore Book Festival Returns to the Inner Harbor September 28th to 30th

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) announces the return of the 23rd annual Baltimore Book Festival to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on Friday, September 28 through Sunday, September 30, 2018. The literary arts celebration takes place along the Inner Harbor Promenade from the Inner Harbor Amphitheater to Rash Field from 11am to 7pm daily.

| July 26, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Ben Hyman Moves From Pigtown Main Street to Waterfront Partnership

Ben Hyman Moves From Pigtown Main Street to Waterfront Partnership

Hyman joins Waterfront Partnership from Pigtown Main Street, where he spent more than five years as the executive director. During his time with Pigtown Main Street, he more than tripled the organization’s budget, participating merchants and partnerships. Prior to that, he served as a special assistant to the Office of City Council President Bernard C. “Jack” Young and as a mayoral fellow for the City of Baltimore.

| July 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Lineup of Fourth of July Events at the Inner Harbor

Lineup of Fourth of July Events at the Inner Harbor

Spectators are encouraged to experience the fireworks from several locations downtown and in surrounding areas including Federal Hill, Locust Point, Fell’s Point, Canton and Harbor East.

| July 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Waterfront Art Installations Coming to Middle Branch Park

Waterfront Art Installations Coming to Middle Branch Park

Art on the Waterfront brings outdoor installations and sculptural works to the Middle Branch section of Gwynns Falls Trail. The public art exhibition features the works of Baltimore-based artists Becky Borlan, Graham Coreil-Allen, Ashley Kidner and Matthias Neumann.

| June 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
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AVAM’s Flicks from the Hill Lineup at Federal Hill Park

AVAM’s Flicks from the Hill Lineup at Federal Hill Park

Grab a blanket, picnic under the stars, and watch a great film selection inspired by AVAM’s current exhibition. The Hughes Family Outdoor Theater features seating for more than a thousand on the natural amphitheater formed by Federal Hill; a 30-foot wide screen held from above by Adam Kurtzman’s Giant Golden Hand; a twinkling view of the city; and an amazing, all-ages, community experience that is FREE!

| June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Federal Hill Neighborhood Association Hosts Baltimore State’s Attorney Forum This Wednesday

Federal Hill Neighborhood Association Hosts Baltimore State’s Attorney Forum This Wednesday

The Primary Election for Baltimore City State’s Attorney will take place on June 26th. Democrats Ivan Bates and Thiru Vignarajah are challenging Democrat Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby. With no Republicans running, the Primary will decide the winner in this race. 

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Big Ships to Visit the Inner Harbor this Summer

Big Ships to Visit the Inner Harbor this Summer

Here is this year’s list of big ships and the event schedule from Sail Baltimore. Vessels will be arriving in Baltimore from Japan, South Korea, Argentina, and the United States.

| June 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Federal Hill Neighborhood Clean-Up and Sidewalk Sale This Saturday, June 9th

Federal Hill Neighborhood Clean-Up and Sidewalk Sale This Saturday, June 9th

A Federal Hill street cleanup followed by a breakfast and happy hour at Banditos; and a sidewalk sale featuring many Federal Hill shops.

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
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MTA to Run Additional MARC Trains to Baltimore After Washington Capitals Stanley Cup Games

MTA to Run Additional MARC Trains to Baltimore After Washington Capitals Stanley Cup Games

“The Washington Capitals are in the Stanley Cup Finals for the first time since 1998 and this is the first Finals series since 2007 where neither team has previously won the Stanley Cup,” said Andrea Farmer, MDOT MTA’s director of MARC Train. “We urge everyone heading to the nation’s capital for the games to take transit, so they can fully enjoy the day.”

| May 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
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35th Annual Sowebo Arts and Music Festival in Hollins Market on Sunday, May 27th

35th Annual Sowebo Arts and Music Festival in Hollins Market on Sunday, May 27th

The Sowebo Arts and Music Festival has celebrated the arts in Baltimore for 35 years, creating a unique event in the Hollins Market neighborhood. SoweboFest for 2018 will host 3 stages of music, with 24 bands covering a variety of genres, playing every hour throughout the Festival. Additionally, we now have over 100 arts and crafts vendors highlighting Baltimore’s amazing art scene, ranging from handmade jewelry to photography, and illustration to painting.

| May 21, 2018 | 0 Comments
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