An eight-foot great white shark stuck her dorsal fin out just long enough to say hi to Maryland’s coast yesterday.
Using natural elements like downed trees, logs and willow branch tunnels, so-called nature play spaces parks are a new trend in playgrounds — and Baltimore has joined the movement.
Friends School of Baltimore, in partnership with the Guilford Garden Club and Lake Roland Nature Council, will welcome Doug Tallamy, author of Bringing Nature Home: How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens, on Tuesday, December 5, 7 pm, in the Forbush Auditorium. Dr. Tallamy’s lecture, “Creating Living Landscapes,” is open to all and admission is free.
Most of the residents of North Baltimore’s Bellona-Gittings neighborhood are big fans of the local beer and wine outpost, the Pinehurst Wine Shoppe. But many who live nearby feverishly oppose plans to add a 107-seat family restaurant to the building.