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Seas of change on the Carnival Pride

Seas of change on the Carnival Pride

Carnival Pride makes its return to Baltimore at the end of this month, sailing back to Charm City from Tampa, Fla., with a boatload of upgrades. Not the least of which is new pollution-control technology called "scrubbers" that will solve the environmental issue that almost had the cruise line pulling out of the port of Baltimore permanently. Alas, the ship spent a short stay in dry dock in October for a multimillion-dollar face-lift and then wintered in Florida, not a bad idea for anyone. When it saddles up to the port of Baltimore on March 29, the Pride will have several new dining and entertainment features, including an eatery developed with the Food Network's...