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Watch: Footage Shows Dramatic Shootout Between Officers, Robbers at 7-Eleven Downtown

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Warning: May be graphic to some.

Two brazen suspects robbed a 7-Eleven downtown last night, shot at (and missed) police officers at the scene and then managed to escape. CitiWatch camera operators captured the entire thing.

Monument Lighting Returns to Illuminate Mount Vernon on December 7

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The annual Washington Monument lighting, with fireworks overhead. Image via Downtown Partnership of Baltimore.

The iconic holiday lighting of the George Washington Monument is back.

Authentic Mexican Fast Food is Headed to Downtown Baltimore

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Tacos al Pastor, on the menu at R&R Taqueria. Image via R&R Taqueria.

R&R Taqueria plans to open a new location in downtown Baltimore.

Stayin’ Alive: Zombies Set to Roam the Streets of Baltimore on Saturday

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“Survive,” a zombie-themed tag event, will benefit Baltimore School for the Arts.

This Saturday, the undead of Baltimore will embark on a large-scale, eight-hour game of zombie tag.

BDC Seeks Developer for 4 Downtown Properties Between The Block and Power Plant Live

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Photo via Baltimore Development Corporation

The quasi-public nonprofit Baltimore Development Corporation is soliciting development ideas for four historic buildings in a neglected stretch downtown.

Pile of Cubed Ham in Baltimore Takes Twitter By Storm

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Baltimore is a city well known for its quirkiness. Even so, finding a random pile of cubed ham on a morning commute would still give most of us pause. On Friday morning, Michael Evitts, vice president of marketing at Downtown Partnership of Baltimore was walking to work when he passed such a pile. He stopped to snap a photo of the ham, and shared it on the organization’s twitter feed with the caption, “You see a lot of things just walking around. Today, apropos of nothing, we found a pile of ham.”

Thieves Caught Stealing Four Brass Signs from Baltimore Basilica, Police Say

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Photo via Baltimore Police Department

Baltimore’s most historic Catholic church nearly lost some of its signage early this morning to two accused thieves, one by the name of Pope.

Baltimore Restaurant Week Kicks Off July 28th!

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Baltimore Summer Restaurant Week will take place July 28 – August 6, 2017! Baltimore is a delicious city. Try somewhere new, grab lunch instead of eating at your desk, have a date night (or three).

Port Discovery Children’s Museum offers Discount Day for Baltimore County Public Library Members – June 25

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On Sunday, June 25, Baltimore County Public Library cardholders who present their library cards at Port Discovery Children’s Museum and purchase one regular admission ticket will receive one admission ticket for half-off the normal admission cost as part of Port Discovery’s Baltimore County Public Library Discount Day!