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Memorial Day Celebrations In Baltimore

Baltimore is set to hold events throughout the weekend to honor all U.S. soldiers. Take the time to attend and remember these heroes.

05/13/2013

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Best Specialty Bookstores In Baltimore

These local stores cover comics, the metaphysical, children’s literature and the old and rare, offering a wide array of different material for you to explore.

04/29/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Star Wars In Baltimore

While you might be tempted to sit at home and host a movie marathon, check out these local events and sites instead to truly celebrate everything Star Wars.

04/22/2013

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Best Poetry Events In Baltimore

The art of poetry requires much more emotion and talent than what “roses are red, violets are blue” would lead one to believe, and so a certain respect should be given to those who would wear their heart on their sleeve when writing or performing poetry. Celebrate National Poetry Month by embracing the words of fellow Baltimoreans and perhaps sharing some of your own.

04/01/2013

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Best Upcoming Spring Art Festivals Or Events In Baltimore

Mark your calendars for another year of fun-filled festivals guaranteed to get you out of the house. From wool to wood to wine, these events are filled with crafts, food, music and an undoubtedly rewarding experience.

03/11/2013

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Best Shows To See On Valentine’s Day Weekend 2013 In Baltimore

This Valentine’s Day, love is in the air. Whether you plan on spending the holiday with a significant other, single friends or even family, celebrate by attending these shows highlighting various perspectives on love.

02/11/2013

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Best Places For Knitting In Baltimore

Knitting is not just for old women anymore, though, of course, they have led the way in a bold new trend. This simple hobby has broken into cutting edge fashion, an easy favorite in clothing and accessories.

01/21/2013

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Best Places For Computer Classes In Baltimore

If you are looking to land an office job or learn certain skills to negotiate a promotion, it might be time to enroll in a computer class. Even in a healthy economy, training in computers and software is invaluable to employers of nearly every field, easily putting you ahead of the competition. This knowledge becomes something to take with you on your professional path. Start with Baltimore’s best classes for all of your computer needs.

12/31/2012

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Best Ways To Celebrate Hanukkah In Baltimore

Hanukkah is a time to remember Judah Maccabee and the Jewish resistance to the Greek attempt at a cultural takeover around 168 B.C.

12/07/2012

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Best Ways To Bring Middle Earth To Baltimore

The theatrical release of “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” based on the classic tale by J.R.R. Tolkien, is just around the corner. Find out how you can celebrate all of the wondrous aspects of Middle Earth, from the lush green lands of the Shire to the dark mountains of Mordor, right here in Baltimore.

12/06/2012

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Best Books About Baltimore

With crabs, history, crime and football, the personality of Baltimore is multifaceted. As such, books about Charm City reflect the varying aspects, from times gone by to more recent developments, both in fiction and non-fiction alike. These are the best books about Baltimore, perfect for locals and visitors alike.

11/26/2012

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Best Places To Buy Local Art For Less Than $100 In Baltimore

Fine taste shouldn’t have to come with high prices. When it comes to art, it’s all about perspective, and beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Look locally for unique yet affordable art for the home, office or even as a gift at the best places in Baltimore to buy art on the cheap.

11/19/2012

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