The Baltimore Museum of Art announced on Tuesday that it is receiving $3 million -- one of the largest gifts in its history -- from two long-time supporters to pay some costs of its new center for education and creativity.
Passersby who gathered at the Johns Hopkins University campus and Penn Station recently had to play one of those fool-the-brain games in which the mind and body simultaneously reach different ¿ and contradictory ¿ interpretations about what they¿ve just experienced. Participants put on a white plastic mask that piped the scents of endangered foods into their nostrils. After inhaling deeply, they were told to bite down on their snack.
Free Fall Baltimore, the city's monthlong extravaganza of no-charge cultural activities, will kick off Thursday with free admission at the Maryland Zoo, a workshop in which participants can make illuminated headdresses, a festival showcasing chalk paintings created on the streets of Little Italy and more.
John Minadakis, the co-owner of Jimmy's Famous Seafood in Dundalk, isn't backing down from comments he posted on Twitter taking aim at the Subway sandwich chain and former spokesman Jared Fogle. Far from it.