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Upper Fells home said to have housed Billie Holiday for sale

An Upper Fells Point row house said to have once been home to Eleanora Fagan, widely known as jazz legend Billie Holiday, went up for sale today for $239,900. The three-leveled 1,276-square-foot home, at 217 S. Durham St., includes three bedrooms, a kitchen with heated floors, two full bathrooms,...

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Gay in Maryland

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Baltimore Pride Parade draws diverse crowd to celebrate LGBT community

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Wedded: Michelle Rose D'Ippolito and Nicholas Alexander Fabiani met at a ballroom dance competition

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Bay, Beach and Crabs

  • Maryland's strong crab harvest not translating to lower prices

    Maryland's strong crab harvest not translating to lower prices

    Maryland watermen are reporting a robust blue crab harvest on the Chesapeake bay this summer — though it's not necessarily translating into lower prices for diners at restaurants and crab shacks. Male crabs are generally selling for between $30 and $95 a dozen, depending on size, at Baltimore-area...

  • Reef balls make maiden deployment for oyster habitat

    Reef balls make maiden deployment for oyster habitat

    Teamwork from Maryland environmentalists — from elementary schoolers to nonprofit workers — could result in new oyster habitat, and consequently cleaner water, for the Chesapeake Bay. Maryland Coastal Conservation Association members and partners dumped 70 concrete reef balls into the bay on Thursday,...

  • Blue Water Baltimore seeking legal role in city's court-ordered $1.2B sewer system overhaul

    Blue Water Baltimore seeking legal role in city's court-ordered $1.2B sewer system overhaul

    A local water-quality advocacy group wants legal status to help enforce a federal court order that requires Baltimore to make $1.2 billion in repairs to its sewer system over the next 15 years. Blue Water Baltimore filed a motion Wednesday in U.S. District Court that, if granted, would give the...

  • Tornado confirmed on Eastern Shore near Easton

    Tornado confirmed on Eastern Shore near Easton

    Eastern Shore towns Easton, Trappe and Oxford were under a tornado warning early Thursday afternoon, a day after a waterspout was spotted near Assateague Island. Emergency managers confirmed that a tornado was spotted just before 1 p.m. near Trappe. The National Weather Service issued a tornado...

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  • How to pick crabs

    How to pick crabs

    A step-by-step guide to getting the most from your steamed crab. -- Kit Pollard Waskom

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    Maryland crabs

  • Soft-shell crabs

    Soft-shell crabs

    There's no denying that soft-shell crabs are a little weird. They're slimy and slippery when raw. Cooked in a sandwich, their spindly legs and grabby claws poke out from the slices of bread and make some people wonder, "Do you seriously think I'm going to eat that?" Soft crabs are simply blue crabs...

  • Top 10 Baltimore crab decks

    Top 10 Baltimore crab decks

    Traditionally, Baltimoreans don't have their first crab feast until Memorial Day, when they can move the meal outside. The days are longer, and the crabs are fatter. Get to know our favorite Baltimore-area crab decks and patios. Because crabs just taste better when you're sitting outside.  

  • Maryland dishes that feature Old Bay

    Maryland dishes that feature Old Bay

    Three cheers for the yellow, blue and red. Old Bay is celebrating its home-town pride with the Summer of Baytriotism, a summer-long celebration including restaurant promotions, a search for the Voice of Baltimore and the introduction of Blippar, an engaging technology that will allow Baltimoreans...

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  • 10 top trends to keep your dog fit and healthy

    For pet owners and their four-legged friends, social activities such as playing at the dog park, hiking through the woods, strolling around town or making new friends at doggy day care are great ways to stay fit, but can also pose health risks. Here are 10 ways to keep your dog healthy and happy:...

  • Backpack season: 7 tips toward a comfortable pack

    Backpack season: 7 tips toward a comfortable pack

    Racks of colorful backpacks are hitting the shelves at retailers nationwide, reminding us it’s time for students of all ages to start picking out their school supply packs for the coming year. It’s tempting to simply let your child pick out the model emblazoned with his favorite superhero, but ergonomics...

  • Beyond sports: Off-the-field afterschool activities to challenge your child

    Beyond sports: Off-the-field afterschool activities to challenge your child

    From soccer to lacrosse, sports are what most parents initially think about when considering extracurricular activities for their children. However, today's schools and communities understand there's a need for diverse afterschool options that challenge kids in a variety of ways. "While participating...

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