Last Chance: See Candida Höfer Photos At The BMA"It looks like a painting. But it is reality," said Baltimore Museum of Art visitor Toby Brookes of Columbia, Maryland. She stood in front of German Photographer Candida Höfer 's interior of the Library of the Archiginnasio in Bologna, Italy, adding, "You can't escape the crack in the marble floor even in the beauty of this photo. This is a fabulous portrait of a building that is in use."
Restaurant Review: Who Is Red Emma?For eight years, Emma Goldman's philosophy has inspired the co-owners of the coffeehouse and bookstore, Red Emma's, on St. Paul Street. An early twentieth century feminist, Goldman believed that, "the free expression of the hopes and aspirations of a people is the greatest and only safety in a sane society."
All Aboard The B&O Railroad Museum’s Holiday Festival Of Trains & ToysThe model train collection bequeathed to the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum by former Mayor and Governor William Donald Schaefer will be on display for the first time at the B & O Museum's Holiday Festival of Trains. From Thanksgiving through New Year's, the Festival of Trains is on the museum's 40 acres of history in downtown Baltimore and 60,000 to 70,000 visitors are expected. The B & O Railroad Museum will be decorated for the holidays and visitors can see the model trains, ride the merry-go-round, or travel with Frosty the Snowman on the One Mile Express, a half mile of historic track, the first
laid in the U.S.