Exelon Corp. and Constellation have made a $1.8 million donation for a new energy exhibit at the Maryland Science Center, the first public display of their charitable commitment to the city and state since the merger between the two energy giants closed in March.
Baltimore City has terminated its lease with the owners of the Inner Harbor carousel, ordered them to stop giving rides by the end of February and to remove the venerable structure by March 31, according to a letter from the city solicitor's office.
At half past noon on New Year's Eve, slivers of yellow confetti had already littered the main lobby of the Maryland Science Center, where employees worked to sweep them up. The ball had already dropped.
The holidays are for family. But while we can squeeze folks around the table for turkey, or into the living room to unwrap presents sometimes they just have to sleep somewhere else. Here's a little help figuring out which hotels would best fit your relatives.
The Grand Prix is expected to appeal to a wide swathe of racing enthusiasts. A fan who can afford to pledge $50,000 to rent out the Science Center for the weekend will descend on the Inner Harbor alongside a fan for whom a $65 ticket for a reserved seat in the grandstands is a splurge.
In the 30 years since the aquarium opened, millions of visitors have experienced its sea life and stewardship. Its quixotic tilt on the skyline energized the waterfront. But on its pearl anniversary, the aquarium's biggest gift might be the one it has given to other cities — inspiration.