A Look At How Baltimore Is Dealing With Its Aging Bridges Baltimore City struggles with aging infrastructure, and some of the city's bridges are more than a century old and in need of repair.
Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred on Tuesday sharply denied that the ongoing Mid-Atlantic Sports Network dispute over TV rights fees and ownership in the Orioles-operated network has affected Baltimore's chances of hosting the All-Star Game. Speaking at a Baseball Writers' Association of America event Tuesday morning, Manfred opened his comments by remarking on the excitement of Monday's Home Run Derby at Nationals Park, won by Washington's Bryce Harper, and how the District has been a superb host of baseball's midseason showcase event. This year marked Nationals Park's first All-Star Game — and also the 25th anniversary of Camden Yards' only season as host. With most of the game's
Red Bull Amaphiko is back for its second year in Baltimore to host the Red Bull Amaphiko Festival this August, a three-day event featuring a host of performances, workshops and events to celebrate social innovation and creativity in the city, according to a recent press release. The global program debuted its first U.S. Red Bull Amaphiko Academy in Baltimore last summer, hosting an 18-month program that supports social entrepreneurs and equips them with tools, skills and mentors to help make a difference in their communities. The program similarly hosted a festival last year that the public could attend. This year, the festival will run Aug. 17-19, featuring a young entrepreneurs workshop, a night of storytelling with innovators, a block party complete with performances by female artists within Baltimore and Philly Club scenes, and a Sunday Summit.
Exelon Corporation/Constellation executive, Shea Radiance CEO, internationally acclaimed authors, community activists and experienced healthcare professionals are among the impressive lineup of featured guests and speakers. BALTIMORE, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- She-EO conference, a series of highly successful, motivating events for multicultural women of color, has announced its speaker lineup for its third July 28 event in Baltimore. Funmi Williamson, Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Risk Officer, Exelon Corporation/Constellation and Funlayo Alabi, CEO of global natural beauty brand Shea Radiance will be among the keynote presenters at She-EO - women who have histories of being agents of change in their companies and communities.
Adam Jones lined a three-run double as part of a five-run third inning that gave the Orioles the lead for good, and Baltimore scored a come-from-behind 6-5 victory over the Texas Rangers the in the final game before the All-Star break for both teams on Sunday afternoon at Oriole Park. The Orioles used a bullpen format, after likely starting pitcher Jimmy Yacabonis became ill in recent days. The Rangers took a quick lead in the first inning thanks to the wildness of Castro.
Olszewski Wins Democratic Nomination For Baltimore Co. Exec. Following Recount Johnny Olszewski has won the Democratic primary for Baltimore County Executive following a recount.
BALTIMORE, Maryland, EE.UU. (AP) — El emergente Ryan Rua conectó un jonrón de tres carreras para quebrar el empate en la séptima entrada y los Rangers de Texas resistieron para vencer el viernes 5-4 a los Orioles de Baltimore y romper una racha de tres derrotas. Cole Hamels (5-8) ganó por primera vez en casi un mes al permitir cuatro carreras y cinco hits con tres ponches y una base por bolas en seis episodios y un tercio, en un duelo entre equipos en el último lugar de sus divisiones. Rua rompió el empate 1-1 con el primer imparable como emergente de su carrera, ante el novato Tanner Scott. El dominicano Nomar Mazara añadió un doble más tarde en el inning, para poner la pizarra 5-1 y elevó la
Lexington Market and its many vendors opened for business early Saturday morning, despite Friday's closing after an online video went viral of a rat scurrying over cakes and cookies at Buttercup Bakery. City health officials who closed the bakery stall late Thursday also discovered a fly infestation at Berger's Bakery nearby and closed that stall too. Officials with Baltimore Public Markets Corp. subsequently closed the whole market late Friday morning to address the pest problem and meet with vendors. In announcing Saturday's reopening, the agency said “the problem has been contained and resolved.” Both Buttercup and Berger's were reopening Saturday morning. Around 8 a.m., an employee of Buttercup
Several Baltimore Neighborhoods Getting Much-Needed Makeovers Three neighborhoods in Baltimore are getting long-overdue attention as Mayor Catherine Pugh turns her attention to blighted areas for redevelopment.
Making the most of a one-day stopover in Baltimore, the Philadelphia Phillies won a game scheduled two months earlier and regained sole possession of first place in the NL East. Jorge Alfaro homered and drove in three runs, Nick Pivetta took a three-hitter into the seventh inning and Philadelphia squeezed past the Orioles 5-4 Thursday night. Coming from New York before heading to Miami, the Phillies got 12 hits off Kevin Gausman (4-7) while building a 5-0 lead against the team with the worst record in the majors.
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