Kyle Lovell is a paramedic and the LGBTQ liaison for the Baltimore City Fire Department. In this edition of "Coffee With," he tells WJZ how he and other first responders aim to make sure everyone in our community feels protected and safe.
Coffee With: The Class Of 2026 Naval Academy PlebesOn Thursday, the Naval Academy plebes were issued uniforms, got their hair buzzed and learned to salute in Annapolis.
Baltimore Buzz: Govans Community Fridge Announces Opening DayGovans Community Fridge announced it is opening its 24/7 community fridge on Monday, July 11.
Coffee With: David Marshall & “Journey To Josiah”Part of the ongoing fight for equality for the LGBTQ+ community is the right to become parents. One local dad has made it his mission to help same-sex couples adopt.
Baltimore Buzz: Painting & Ice Cream? Plus, A Hotdog-Eating ContestLooking for a way to enjoy painting and ice cream at the same time? Ice Queens Paint Social is hosting an event on Sunday. Plus, it wouldn't be the Fourth of July without a hotdog-eating contest, and that's where Cross Street Market comes in.
Coffee With: Researchers Envision Commercial Offshore Wind Farm In MarylandØrsted, a Danish power company, and the Maritime Institute of Technology and Graduate Studies in Linthicum Heights teamed up to create the Mid-Atlantic’s first offshore wind farm simulator, bringing these massive projects to life.
Baltimore Buzz: Celebrate The Holiday Weekend With Red, White & BellyNo plans for Sunday? No problem. Hello Betty in Bethesda is hosting a Red, White and Betty! drag brunch on Sunday. For details or reservations, go to Open Table and look for Hello Betty Bethesda.
Coffee With: Travelers Prioritizing Self-Care On Summer TripsTravel was already popular before the pandemic, and now it's even more popular. Travel advisors say their clientele are placing a greater focus now on self-care, including "digital detoxing."
Baltimore Buzz: Quench Your Thirst With Peabody Heights BreweryAre you a fan of imbibing and replenishing your electrolytes? Then you might want to check out H8erade, a sour on tap at Peabody Heights Brewery.
Baltimore Buzz: Celebrate Pride With BLK SwanWant to enjoy cocktails for a good cause? On Tuesday, BLK Swan is hosting a Pride Happy Hour from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Proceeds from each drink sold will be donated to the Pride Center of Maryland.
Coffee With: Celebrating Elder Pride & Pride In The ParkDruid Hill Park played host over the weekend to Pride in the Park and Elder Pride during Baltimore's final weekend of Pride.
Coffee With: Celebrating ElderPride & Pride In The ParkDruid Hill Park played host over the weekend to Pride in the Park and Elder Pride during Baltimore's final weekend of Pride.
Baltimore Buzz: Wine & Slow Jams ReturnsThe festival is scheduled for July 30 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds.
Baltimore Buzz: Central Plaza Reopens At Harbor PointThe park has a new lawn for enjoying the summer weather.
Baltimore Buzz: Baltimore by Baltimore Festival ReturnsThe market is set to return Saturday, July 2 at the Inner Harbor.
Baltimore Buzz: Tour Baltimore City's Arts SceneArt Table is hosting a tour on Saturday. Stops include the American Visionary Art Museum and the Baltimore Museum of Art.
Baltimore Buzz: Free Wellness ClassesThe Waterfront Partnership is offering free wellness classes seven days a week.
Baltimore Buzz: The AVAM Offers Supplies To Local Art TeachersAre you an art teacher or do you know one? The American Visionary Art Museum is holding an art supply giveaway on Tuesday evening. Supplies will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis. Be sure to bring your school ID.
Coffee With: Thousands Attend AFRAM 2022 In BaltimoreThousands of people turned out to Druid Hill Park over the weekend for AFRAM, one of the largest African American festivals on the East Coast.
Coffee With: Visit Baltimore Launches 'Warm Welcome' Program For Hospitality WorkersVisit Baltimore, the city’s tourism arm, announced the launch of a new training program Wednesday to help hotels, attractions and restaurants in the city create a warm, accepting, and understanding environment for LGBTQ+ guests.
Baltimore Buzz: Friday Night Market Returns To Luna GardenLooking for a fun way to kick off the weekend while supporting local artists? Luna Garden in Fells Point is hosting Friday Night Market from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Attendance is free and pets and families are welcome.
Baltimore Buzz: A Father's Day Gift Idea From Old Line SpiritsIf you're still searching for the perfect Father's Day gift, Old Line Spirits is letting customers bottle their own whiskey for the occasion. Plus, Guilford Hall is hosting Murder On The Menu, an interactive comedy and murder mystery dining experience, tonight.
Coffee With: Bishop Douglass, Former Lifeguard For Baltimore's Pool No. 2Bishop Douglass recalls being a lifeguard at Baltimore’s segregated swimming pool in the 1950s.
Coffee With: Baltimore City Firefighter Sarah CorriganFor more than two decades, Baltimore City firefighter Sarah Corrigan struggled internally with becoming who she really is. But in the last year she said she felt like it was time to make a change, and she was pleasant surprised by how her peers embraced her.
Baltimore Buzz: Last-Minute Father's Day Gift Ideas, Plus Celebrating Pride With The OriolesIf you're looking for a Father's Day gift, you might try your luck with Floral Fetes. The local business has ported cacti, cards, gift boxes, soaps and plants. And you can celebrate Pride Night at Oriole Park next Wednesday when the Orioles take on the Nats.