Around Town

Event Pick: Dine from Bowls Made at Baltimore Clayworks to Help Puerto Rico

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Image via flyer from Baltimore Clayworks

After a shutdown and a surprise resurrection, Baltimore Clayworks is back and raising money with community-made bowls.

Event Pick: Vent Coffee and Union Craft Team Up for a Tasting

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Image via Facebook

There’s a conventional reason to drink coffee and then beer in that order throughout your day, but today, Vent Coffee Roasters and Union Craft Brewing will show why the drinks need not be mutually exclusive.

Favorite Baltimore Restaurants Expand Vegetarian and Vegan Menus During Restaurant Week

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Baltimore is a delicious city. Try somewhere new, go out to lunch, have a date night (or two).

Event Pick: A Screening of Black Brazilian Short Films at the Motor House

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Flyer via Nilewater Multimedia

An international film series based in Burkina Faso is eyeing inroads in North America in 2017, and it may all start with tonight’s black Brazilian short film showcase at Station North’s Motor House.

Women’s March to be Held Saturday in Baltimore

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Photo by Xandra Ellin, via Jmore

By Simone Ellin

Until the 2016 presidential campaign season, Owings Mills resident Jill Hornstein wasn’t the least bit interested in current affairs. “I hated history and politics,” says Hornstein, a mother and physical therapist who attends Beth Israel Congregation.

An Interview with (Possibly) the Oldest Brewery Worker in the World, Union’s Henry Benesch

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Henry “Zadie” Benesch holds one of the cardboard trays he folds for Union Craft Brewing. Photo by Brandon Weigel.

Right next to the large tanks in Union Craft Brewing is a table stacked high with cardboard trays that the brewery uses to package multiple six-packs.

Event Pick: Peter Stern Discusses His Aerial Photography at Creative Alliance

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Photo by Peter Stern, courtesy of Creative Alliance.

Peter Stern’s photographs look at once familiar and indistinguishable. There are large splotches of earth tones and snaking lines in his compositions, and upon close inspection, you’ll see the image is actually a coal mine or an Eastern Shore landscape.

Baltimore Architecture Foundation Will Revive the Legendary Marble Bar for Fundraiser

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The Congress Hotel. Image by Frederic C. Chalfant, via Wikimedia Commons.

“Iggy loved it,” LesLee Anderson recalled in a 2012 interview with City Paper. “I remember I was mopping the floor and he was standing against the bar saying, ‘This is a great rock ‘n’ roll bar—this is going to be a rocking night.'”

Pro Skaters Helping to Raise Money for Rash Field Skatepark at Fundraiser this Saturday

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Local skateboarding prodigy-turned-professional Joey Jett spent the last year traveling the world and filming with two skateboarding icons. This Saturday, Jett will unveil their finished work at a fundraiser for a new skatepark at Rash Field.