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Don’t Forget Your Local Advocates!

Now that we have a new administration and we’re increasingly seeing our laws being corrupted, and perhaps our Constitution being tossed out of a window at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, we need to remember to support our local Baltimore organizations that are advocating for the protection of citizens and fundamental human rights.  This is by no Read more about Don’t Forget Your Local Advocates![…]

2015 Historic Preservation Awards Nominations

Baltimore Heritage, a group I love and support, is holding their call for nominations again, for the 2015 Historic Preservation Awards. Historic preservation, particularly in a city like Baltimore that is experiencing a slight…identity crisis, shall we say…is incredibly important. When we fail to preserve our past, we lose what made us great — we Read more about 2015 Historic Preservation Awards Nominations[…]

City-Owned Historic Blight

Property Address:  811 W Lanvale Street, Baltimore, MD 21217 Property Owner:  Mayor and City Council, 417 E Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 City Council District and Contact:  District 9, “Pistol” Pete Welch It’s always a shame to walk around neighborhoods in Baltimore and see all of the blighted vacant homes. It’s even more disturbing when Read more about City-Owned Historic Blight[…]