Christina Tkacik

Writer

Christina Tkacik is a multimedia journalist specializing in video, photography and social media. She worked at National Geographic in Washington and A Magazine in Beirut. Christina holds a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Virginia and a master’s degree in media studies from American University of Beirut. 

Recent Articles

  • 1 killed in crash on I-95 in Baltimore

    1 killed in crash on I-95 in Baltimore

    At least one person is dead after a four-vehicle crash on Interstate 95 Monday evening during rush hour, according to Baltimore Police. The crash happened on southbound I-95 at exit 60 to Moravia Road around 5:45 p.m. Police are investigating the incident, which injured several people. This article...

  • 13-year-old-girl among four people shot Sunday in Baltimore

    13-year-old-girl among four people shot Sunday in Baltimore

    Four people, including a 13-year-old girl, were shot Sunday in Baltimore, according to police. The girl was shot while sitting in a car in West Baltimore on Sunday afternoon. Police said a gunman opened fire in the 3300 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway around 4:30 p.m., injuring the girl and a 38-year-old...

  • Winter storm hits Maryland

    Winter storm hits Maryland

    The National Weather Service issued a hazardous weather outlook for Maryland on Sunday evening as a winter storm made its way through the region. On Twitter, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan advised anyone traveling around the southern part of the state to use caution and to follow forecasts. Snow was...

  • Two-alarm fire in vacant home spreads in Southwest Baltimore

    Two-alarm fire in vacant home spreads in Southwest Baltimore

    A two-alarm fire damaged four homes in Southwest Baltimore Sunday evening as fire officials worked to subdue the blaze. The fire began in a two-story vacant home in the 300 block of South Fulton Ave. and spread to three other occupied dwellings, according to the Fire Department. One person was...

  • 49-year-old man dies at Baltimore Central Booking, minutes after he called two relatives

    49-year-old man dies at Baltimore Central Booking, minutes after he called two relatives

    A detainee died at the Baltimore Central Booking and Intake Center facility Thursday night — the third death reported at the facility this year. Andre “Shawn” Fennell, 49, collapsed at 7:45 p.m., according to the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services — about a half-hour...

  • 'We have reached rock bottom': Vigil held for woman who was stabbed in East Baltimore while helping panhandler

    'We have reached rock bottom': Vigil held for woman who was stabbed in East Baltimore while helping panhandler

    With tapered candles and little paper cups to catch the dripping wax, it might have been a holiday celebration. But instead, the people gathered in the cold Thursday night were there to pay respects to a woman stabbed over the weekend — and to speak out against the level of crime in Baltimore. ...

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