At first, a Baltimore police commander attributed Canton's O'Donnell Square being transformed into the Preakness Infield to unexpectedly large crowds onSt. Patrick's Day. Residents complained the police didn't do their jobs.
Action in Maturity, (AIM) provider of transportation and social services aid for seniors, is worried about seniors who live near the Rotunda Giant. It is moving down the street — and down the hill — meaning that seniors would have a hard time walking back up the hill. But thanks to AIM's efforts, Giant appears to be interested in providing free shuttle service to the store.
St. Patrick's Day celebrations got a bit out of hand in several Baltimore neighborhoods, with police arresting 10 juveniles Saturday night in the Inner Harbor after a stabbing and at least one fight broke out downtown.
A record crowd of 4,146 raced down Charles Street in Baltimore Sunday, serving as a fast-moving vanguard for Baltimore's 56th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. Harford County runners, comprising almost one-tenth of the field in the Kelly St. Patrick's Day Shamrock 5K, produced fast performances on the mostly downhill course.
Teresa Eade, a 15-year-old sophomore at South Carroll High School, was recovering from a concussion she received over the weekend playing dodge ball, but that didn't prevent her from participating in the first half of the rehearsal at Teelin School for Irish Dancing.
February is coming to a close the same way it started, with unseasonable warmth, and climate experts expect the increased probability of above-average temperatures to continue through the early summer.
Before big games in Ravens Country, we see the most enthusiastic fans changing into purple clothes, flying the team colors on their cars, layering on beads and painting their faces. But lately, the truly passionate are taking it all a step more purple by getting their dogs in the act.