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Auditions for 'The Bachelor' and 'The Bachelorette' at Live Casino & Hotel on Thursday

Looking for love with an unconventional beginning? Follow in the footsteps of Johns Hopkins alumna Taylor Nolan and Baltimore native Eric Bigger on the dating reality TV show route.

ABC’s “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette” will host an open call at the Live Center Stage, located in the Live Casino & Hotel in Hanover, Thursday evening from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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Jet-setting couple leaves Las Vegas, gets married on flight to Baltimore
Schedule unveiled for October's Maryland Fleet Week & Air Show Baltimore

Air displays from the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, public tours of nearly a dozen U.S., Canadian and British ships and a weekend festival at the Inner Harbor highlight plans for October’s Maryland Fleet Week & Air Show Baltimore.

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Unofficial mayor of Hampden looking to become official mayor of Baltimore

The unofficial mayor of Hampden is running for higher office.

Will Bauer, far better known by his alias Lou Catelli, announced Saturday — at a bash celebrating his 10th anniversary of coming to Hampden — that he’ll be running for mayor in 2020.

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Swimmer braves Baltimore's Inner Harbor waters, as captured in Facebook video

The Trash Wheel family had company Friday.

On Friday afternoon, a Facebook user named Dustin Andrew Markiewicz shared a four-second video with a horrifyingly simple premise: "there’s a man swimming in the harbor as we speak." The footage, seemingly captured near MECU Pavilion, shows a person, most likely a man, in jeans, shoes and a T-shirt swimming across a stretch of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor.

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Ben Jealous has friends in high places: Candidate says he smoked pot with Dave Chappelle

Who knew that the Maryland governor’s race could provide a plotline for the next Cheech & Chong movie?

At a debate Thursday, Democratic candidate Ben Jealous allowed that, years ago, he smoked some marijuana with his friend, comedian Dave Chappelle.

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