Only in Baltimore

Jul 19

i-shot:

Ferris Wheel. Artscape. Baltimore.
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i-shot:

Ferris Wheel. Artscape. Baltimore.

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Pizza Party Twister? Now that’s some Twister we can get on board with. (via Artscape, in Baltimore)

Pizza Party Twister? Now that’s some Twister we can get on board with. (via Artscape, in Baltimore)

Jul 17

Today’s B cover: 10 bold Orioles predictions for the second half. 

Today’s B cover: 10 bold Orioles predictions for the second half. 

Ever wonder what Inner Harbor looked like without the Harborplace promenade? Well, it looked a little something like this.

(via Along Baltimore’s Light Street)

Ever wonder what Inner Harbor looked like without the Harborplace promenade? Well, it looked a little something like this.

(via Along Baltimore’s Light Street)

Jul 16

ejvasko:

Sharon Jones at The Beachland Ballroom(2011) Cleveland, OH
50mm lens, 1/100 second at f/1.8

INTERVIEW: Artscape headliner Sharon Jones is stronger than ever after pancreatic cancer battle.

ejvasko:

Sharon Jones at The Beachland Ballroom(2011) Cleveland, OH

50mm lens, 1/100 second at f/1.8

INTERVIEW: Artscape headliner Sharon Jones is stronger than ever after pancreatic cancer battle.

patgavin:

Still Standing.

patgavin:

Still Standing.

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Jul 11

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Jul 09

Catch of the day: Maryland’s famous crustacean from the Bay to the table

retrobaltimore:

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Tracking down Chesapeake Blue Crabs is easier said than done. These creatures have a mind of their own, and can easily migrate tens of miles a day. So naturally the chase becomes part of the job.

Here’s a look down memory lane at some retro crabbing photos from The Sun’s photo archives.

Jun 28

Retro Baltimore Trivia

retrobaltimore:

QUESTION: John Waters is known for that pencil-thin mustache. What celebrity inspired him to grow it?

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John Waters  (William Hotz, Baltimore Sun file photo, 1972)

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Bonus: Picture of John Waters with long hair.

Jun 27

Have no fear: There’s not actually anything different about your Berger cookie. (Yet.)

Have no fear: There’s not actually anything different about your Berger cookie. (Yet.)

Jun 24

Tuesday's election ends the costliest - and possibly longest - primary contest in Maryland's history.

Jun 18

FROM THE FRONT PAGE: Harris Najim, 5 plays in the water of the Walter Sondheim fountain at the Inner Harbor as his family, from Melbourne AU, enjoy time in the city during their cross-country tour of the United States. The Baltimore area is due for another burst of heat Wednesday, as heat and humidity are forecast to bring heat indices to nearly 100 degrees by the afternoon. (Photo: Karl Merton Ferron/Baltimore Sun)

FROM THE FRONT PAGE: Harris Najim, 5 plays in the water of the Walter Sondheim fountain at the Inner Harbor as his family, from Melbourne AU, enjoy time in the city during their cross-country tour of the United States. The Baltimore area is due for another burst of heat Wednesday, as heat and humidity are forecast to bring heat indices to nearly 100 degrees by the afternoon. (Photo: Karl Merton Ferron/Baltimore Sun)

Jun 14

Honfest, through the years.

Spray, wigs and lampshades are just some of the ways 20 years of Honfest Best Hon winners did their hairdos.

Jun 12

orioles:

Our grounds crew is simply the best. 

This photo. We like it.

orioles:

Our grounds crew is simply the best. 

This photo. We like it.