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  • WTMD's First Thursdays likely moving to Canton

    WTMD's First Thursdays likely moving to Canton
    For more than a decade, First Thursdays, the popular free concert series organized by Towson University's public radio station WTMD, has regularly filled West Mount Vernon Park with thousands of music fans during the summer.  The soundtrack will be...
  • Wedded: Grace Katherine Beach and Joseph Benson

    Wedded: Grace Katherine Beach and Joseph Benson
    Date: Oct. 26, 2013 Her story: Grace Katherine "Katie" Beach, 28, grew up in Catonsville. She is an accountant at the Social Security Administration office in Woodlawn. Her parents, Mary Lou and Tom Beach, live in Catonsville. His story: Joseph "Joe"...
  • Chase Brexton moves to new headquarters as it expands its reach

    Chase Brexton moves to new headquarters as it expands its reach
    When it first opened its doors in 1978, Chase Brexton was a small operation of volunteers started to address the new AIDS epidemic and its effect on gay men, the population most hit at the time by the disease. The organization has since grown into one...
  • Setting up transportation and a block of hotel rooms for guests is a must-do.

    Setting up transportation and a block of hotel rooms for guests is a must-do.
    For any wedding, whether near or far, there should always be some sort of transportation or hotels lined up for your guests if they would like to stay overnight. In addition to those people, the bride and groom traditionally will stay somewhere nice...
  • Tavern on the Hill makes its mark in Mount Vernon

    Tavern on the Hill makes its mark in Mount Vernon
    In Mount Vernon, a neighborhood stacked with trendy bars, hot nightspots and intriguing ethnic restaurants, Tavern on the Hill stands out — because it's not any of those things. Instead, the bar and eatery, which opened in July, is purposefully...
  • Road closures for Baltimore Book Festival

    Road closures for Baltimore Book Festival
    The Baltimore Book Festival in Mount Vernon this weekend will contribute to congestion and delays for commuters in the city this weekend, as multiple road and lane closures are and will be in effect through Monday, according to city transportation...
  • Mount Vernon gets its first food truck rally

    Mount Vernon gets its first food truck rally
    It's the Wacky Races. It's Cannonball Run III. No, it's just The Gathering. More and more, those Baltimore food-truck rallies known as The Gathering are meeting not just on Fridays but two or three times over a weekend. Food trucks will be rallying...
  • Lady Baltimore's moving plans have changed

    Lady Baltimore's moving plans have changed
    Lady Baltimore's moving plans have changed. Once she comes down from her 190-year perch atop the Battle Monument overlooking Courthouse Square — the scaffolding is up and the project is underway — she will take up a new, indoor residence...
  • Baltimore Book Festival runs this weekend in Mount Vernon

    Baltimore Book Festival runs this weekend in Mount Vernon
    Kathy Hornig finally had a chance to check out Washington's National Book Festival. And she came away with a renewed appreciation for the admittedly smaller, quirkier offering put on by The City That Reads. As the director of festivals for the Baltimore...
  • Top Picks for Baltimore Book festival

    Top Picks for Baltimore Book festival
    The Baltimore Book Festival kicks off today with three full days of readings, music and more. The festival alawys draws a big crowd to Mount Vernon -- even when the Ravens are playing -- so make some time to drop by. The Baltimore Sun's Mary McCauley...
  • Readers, authors converge for Baltimore Book Festival

    Readers, authors converge for Baltimore Book Festival
    Robbi Behr, 37, and Matthew Swanson, 38, specialize in what they call "odd, commercially nonviable picture books for adults." The married couple quit their office jobs seven years ago to operate Idiots'books, a small, indie publishing house based out of...
  • Batts offers open hand to LGBT community at hate-crime forum

    Batts offers open hand to LGBT community at hate-crime forum
    Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts offered an open hand to the LGBT community at a hate-crime forum in Mount Vernon on Thursday night, saying he wants to stand "shoulder-to-shoulder" with community members to improve officers' interactions...