| Jul 21, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Undeterred by the wet weather, thousands strolled Saturday among the art displays, the crafts tables and the Italian sausage vendors of Artscape.
"I think it's great," said Jerry Fields, keeping dry under a poncho fashioned of plastic garbage bags. "It's...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 4:09 PM
The city's three-day Artscape festival came to a close Sunday as the rain held off and the biggest crowds of the weekend jammed streets transformed into galleries, performance space and picnic areas.
After a slower-than-usual, rainy Saturday, "All of our...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 6:04 AM
As of 9 a.m. Monday, traffic was slow on I-95 northbound near I-695, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on I-95 southbound near Route 295 in Baltimore City, Walker Avenue at Leith Walk in Baltimore City, I-70 westbound near Route 29 in...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 4:51 AM
For a craftsman, David Sleightholm knows he's pretty lucky. One of the biggest craft shows in the country is right in his own backyard.
"People come from all around the country to do this show," Sleightholm, who works out of Hampstead, says of this...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Mr. President, Madam Comptroller, Senators and Delegates, members of the City Council, clergy, colleagues in public service, committed people of Baltimore—thank you for the opportunity to report on the progress of our city and to renew our...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 4:05 PM
On a blustery Saturday a few days before Christmas, the thirsty and the simply curious took a break from their last-minute shopping and headed to the Union Brewing Co. in Woodberry.
There they took in a whimsical man cave on wheels that has been...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 2:42 PM
"I Used to be Darker," the latest movie from Baltimore's Matt Porterfield, will be shown at January's Sundance Film Festival, organizers announced Wednesday.
"I was in a bit of a state of shock," said Porterfield, who was on a return bus trip from New...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:37 PM
As state officials unveiled a giant statue of a crash test dummy at its new home in Glen Burnie Tuesday, they deemed it "destined to be a regional landmark."
But towering at five times larger than life and weighing 2 tons, the bright-yellow tribute to...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 2:41 PM
Led by a Cirque du Soleil clown in street clothes, about 15 people spent their Saturday morning dancing and strutting in Stony Run Park. Some twirled parasols. Others walked on stilts.
All were practicing for a planned parade-athon of sorts during this...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 3:20 PM
Bluer than Democrat-rich Baltimore! Able to distract morning commuters with a single wave! Look! On the street corner with Jody Landers! It's actual fun in this year's mayoral campaign!
Blue Man, a mysterious figure in a full-body Spandex suit, has...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The Columbia-based Charm City Hospitality has been awarded the food and beverage concessionaire contract for Artscape, according to the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts (BOPA, Inc.). Charm City Concierge has served as the festival's beverage...
| Oct 20, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Beginning next year, Artscape will use an exclusive food concessionaire to "provide and manage" all food stands. Past vendors were notified of this decision yesterday in a letter from Kathy Hornig, the director of festivals for the Baltimore Office of.......