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Enoch Pratt Free Library

Pratt Library Gets Grant After Staying Open Despite Riots

Throughout the riots and looting that overtook our city during the Freddie Gray protests, several businesses stayed open despite the danger. The PNC Foundation is now recognizing one of those businesses located in the hardest hit area.

05/16/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - APRIL 27:  Two cars burn in the middle of an intersection at New Shiloh Baptist Church on April 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Riots have erupted in Baltimore following the funeral service for Freddie Gray, who died last week while in Baltimore Police custody.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Early Estimate Of Baltimore Riot Damage: $9 Million

The government’s first estimate of damage from rioting last month in Baltimore puts the cost at $9 million.

05/12/2015

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Baltimore Businesses Moving Forward After Last Week’s Unrest

Rebuilding after the riots. That’s what a lot of locally-owned businesses or doing or debating after last week’s riots in Baltimore.

05/04/2015

President

Obama: ‘They’re Not Protesting; They’re Stealing’

President Obama comments on Baltimore’s state of emergency, saying there’s no excuse for the kind of violence we saw Monday.

04/28/2015

Recher Theatre

Recher Theatre Owners Not Responsible For September Riot

After a riot in September, the Recher Theatre in Towson was facing some stiff penalties and possibly the loss of its liquor license.

11/19/2012

Recher Theatre

911 Calls Released Of September Riot Outside Recher Theatre

New reports and 911 calls just released by Baltimore County police describe the chaos in Towson after a riot in September.

11/16/2012

(Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

BLOG: Why Do Sports Fans Riot?

Last night was supposed to be one of the great nights in sports. A game seven of the Stanley Cup Finals.

06/16/2011