Members of the late Cab Calloway’s family and their allies spent half of 2019 fighting to prove that the jazz pioneer’s former home at 2216 Druid Hill Ave, was worth historic preservation. Now, evidence that connects the Calloways and the house to trailblazing black civil rights advocacy might give them another card to play.
A Baltimore City crew filled a sinkhole on Patapsco Street in South Baltimore with debris and asphalt Sunday morning and began clearing the wreckage from a corner row house that was demolished Saturday following a partial collapse.
Rally organizers and speakers see commemorations of the explorer, who Italian-American communities first uplifted while pushing back against anti-Italian social stigma, as celebrating the colonization and violence against Native Americans.
Akea Brionne Brown's work examines the lived experiences of communities and individuals, especially black ones, often ignored by mainstream society. Here's how she handled the challenge of capturing some of Baltimore's neighborhoods in one day.
Maryland boasts nearly two million acres of farmland outside its compact cities and sprawling suburbs. The agricultural abundance means that Baltimoreans can experience delicious locally and sustainably produced food and beverages—including craft beer.
The veteran comedian, known for his ongoing decades of "Back and Black" segments on The Daily Show, discusses his beloved Orioles' horrible 2019 season and his upcoming benefit show at The Modell Lyric.
From Fells Point and the Inner Harbor to Rockville and Timonium, here are just a few of the events celebrating the Lumbee, Piscataway and other Indigenous peoples in Maryland during American Indian Heritage Month.
SoulCycle CEO and Baltimore native Melanie Whelan said she wants to put an outpost of her famous fitness chain in Baltimore. She's not the only one with a great idea that Charm City exercisers want to see here.
Razing the stretch of dilapidated rowhomes where the Cab Calloway spent his teenage years will make way for a park that supporters say will revitalize Druid Heights and honor Calloway’s legacy. But the musician’s descendants stand divided, some locked in a bitter dispute with park planners and leading last-ditch efforts to save the structure at 2216 Druid Hill Ave.
Nearly 100 volunteers and city workers spent Saturday, designated as National Public Lands Day, cleaning tons of illegally dumped litter from the lower extension of Herring Run Park, whose namesake river feeds into the Chesapeake Bay.