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Police: Woman killed in hit-and-run by a car in Northwest Baltimore on Saturday

Baltimore City police are investigating a hit-and-run accident in Northwest Baltimore Saturday that took the life of a 42-year-old woman. Police said that around 2 p.m., the driver of an unidentified vehicle struck and killed the woman in the 2300 block of Garrison Boulevard. Medics treated the victim but she died at the site. Police said the driver allegedly fled the scene after leaving that ...
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Baltimore Mayor Vetoes Contentious Bill That Would Make Elected Officials Eligible For Pension Earlier

Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott vetoed a bill on Wednesday that would allow city elected officials to collect pension after serving eight years instead of 12, Emily Opilo reports for the Baltimore Sun. Scott’s decision follows a letter from Baltimore’s Board of Ethics requesting the mayor hold off on moving the measure forward due to a potential ethics violation.
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After 8 years, Baltimore hoping to have a reliable ally in Annapolis with Democrat Wes Moore as governor

Since the start of his campaign, Gov.-elect Wes Moore has stood firm in his call to be a partner to Baltimore as he prepares to move from his adopted home to the state capital early next year. If Democrats statewide relish having one of their own occupying the state’s most powerful office after eight years of Republican Gov. Larry Hogan, Baltimoreans in particular see an advantage in having a ...

Ravens Face Tricky Decision About 3-Time Pro-Bowler

The Baltimore Ravens haven’t exactly gone all in to secure standout wide receivers for Lamar Jackson. Instead, general manager Eric DeCosta and head coach John Harbaugh have been content to equip their franchise quarterback with veteran retreads and unheralded rookies. It’s little wonder Jackson has thrown for 2,231 yards,...

Mason Dixon Line Creates Peculiar Prohibition Case

More than a century and a half after Mason and Dixon drew the boundary line that separated Pennsylvania and Maryland, the question about the location of the state border got entangled in a federal prohibition case. The wrangling started after Deputy Sheriff Joseph Short and Federal Dry Agent John M. Spicer raided a moonshine plant near Goat Hill on the state line northwest of Rising Sun in October 1928.

ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian Reflects on Hall of Fame Career

ESPN baseball analyst Tim Kurkjian will be inducted, along with five others, into the Montgomery County Sports Hall of Fame (MCSHF) on Sunday at 3 p.m. at the Silver Spring Civic Building. It’s not the first time Kurkjian has been recognized for his work. On Dec. 7, 2021, he received...

Man dies after shooting at Edgewater restaurant, police say

A man died after a shooting early Saturday morning at an Edgewater restaurant, Anne Arundel County Police said. Officers responded just after midnight for a report of a shooting at the Los Chaparritos Restaurant at 3029 Solomons Island Road, according to a news release. Police found 26-year-old Luis Santiago, of Annapolis, with a single gunshot wound. Police treated him at the scene before he ...

Baltimore Fire Cheif resigns after report shows officers missed critical information during massive blaze that killed three firefighters

The release of a damning investigative report into a January fire that claimed the lives of three Baltimore firefighters has led to the resignation of Baltimore Fire Chief Niles Ford. The 182-page report, compiled by a panel assembled by Ford that included emergency officials from Prince George’s County, Howard County,...

Lamar Jackson, John Harbaugh React to Ravens, Stanford Rumors

Lamar Jackson and John Harbaugh know there’s a chance they could lose a key play-caller to the collegiate ranks. Stanford are on the lookout for a new head coach after David Shaw stepped down following over 10 years at the helm, and the Cardinal have already spoken to a member of the Baltimore Ravens’ coaching staff with ties to Palo Alto.

Fireworks to return to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on New Year’s Eve

Fireworks will again light up the sky over the Inner Harbor on New Year’s Eve, according to the Baltimore Office of Promotion & Arts. After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID pandemic, the annual spectacle — which began in 1977 — returns Dec. 31. The display, which will last about 15 minutes, starts at midnight. The celebration also features the band Soul Centered, to perform at 9 p.m. The ...

How to watch Ravens vs. Broncos: Week 13 game time, TV, odds and what to read

Here’s what you need to know about the Week 13 game between the Ravens (7-4) and Denver Broncos (3-8). Time: 1 p.m. Sunday Venue: M&T Bank Stadium TV: CBS, Chs. 13, 9 (Kevin Harlan, Trent Green, Melanie Collins) Coverage map: Stream: Paramount+ Radio: WBAL (1090 AM, 101.5 FM) and 98 Rock (97.9 FM) (Gerry Sandusky, Rod Woodson); La Mera Mesa (1050 AM) and WTTZ (93.5 FM) (David Andrade, Allen ...
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Ravens' Tylan Wallace: Picks up injury Thursday

Wallace (hamstring) was a limited participant during the Ravens' practice Thursday. Wallace did not appear on Wednesday's injury report and was a full participant to start practice Thursday before leaving early with an apparent hamstring issue, according to Jonas Shaffer of The Baltimore Sun. While the nature of this injury is still unclear, the timing could jeopardize his availability for Sunday's game against the Broncos. Wallace has primarily played on special teams since being ruled a healthy scratch for three games in a row, though his potential absence would leave Baltimore with just three available wide receivers on the active roster.

Protected Bike Lanes, Vehicle Lane Reductions Cause Stir in Baltimore

Signs of road construction were visible on Central Avenue in Baltimore in June 2022. | Google Streetview. “Work is wrapping up on a $55 million, yearslong upgrade of a major downtown roadway serving Baltimore’s developing waterfront neighborhoods,” reports Lorraine Mirabella in a paywalled article for the Baltimore Sun. “But the revitalization of Central Avenue’s streetscape has surprised some business operators and residents.”

Inaugurations begin this week for Harford County’s new administration

The incoming Harford County administration will be sworn into office starting this week. Michelle Karczeski will be inaugurated as the county’s clerk of the circuit court Thursday in a private ceremony at the Harford County Courthouse. As clerk , she takes office first in order to be able to swear in other members of the administration, she said. Bob Cassilly will be sworn in as Harford County ...
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20 Amazing Facts About Sea-Monkeys

Dive in and brush up on your Sea-Monkeys history: From their inspiration and creation to their creator's wild ads and controversial past, here are a few things you might not have known about one of your favorite childhood pets. 1. Sea-Monkeys were inspired by a visit to a pet store.