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“Red Flag” Law Seeks to Strengthen Gun Violence Protection Procedures


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Sponsored Content: Maryland lawmakers have passed legislation that would allow the court to enter an “extreme risk protective order,” which would allow authorities to seize the weapons of any individual temporarily when it is shown that the person poses an imminent threat of harm to themselves or to others.

Art Directors Look at Portfolios, Not Diplomas



Baltimore Academy of Illustration Classroom
A classroom at Baltimore Academy of Illustration located at 5710 Bellona Ave.

Art school is expensive but the education is priceless. So what does an artist who’s interested in a career in the professional arts do when he or she has the talent and drive, but not the money or time to invest in that education? For a long time the answer was pretty simple — take on a ton of student loan debt or get a “real” job and create your artwork in your spare time. But thanks to three local illustrators and former MICA professors, there’s another option for aspiring artists in the area — The Baltimore Academy of Illustration.

Join Live Baltimore for I Heart City Life Happy Hour – August 24 at LB Skybar



Baltimore Happy Hour

If you LOVE City Life, join Live Baltimore at this month’s Happy Hour on Friday, August 24 at LB Skybar. With a $10 donation, these special happy hours highlight neighborhood hot spots while benefiting your favorite city loving organization. Raise a pint while showing your support for Live Baltimore and their mission to grow the city.

Learn About the “Way to Stay” Initiative from Live Baltimore


Learn More About Second Chance’s 2018 Wreckers Ball Fundraiser


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Second Chance is hosting the Wreckers Ball to support their workforce development program. The ball will be held on October 13, 2018 at their retail facility at 1700 Ridgely Street in downtown Baltimore.

At the Wreckers Ball, guests will have an opportunity to hear directly from the people whose lives have been changed through training and employment at Second Chance. “We want to thank our wonderful supporters and raise awareness in the community for the great work we are doing,” said Second Chance President and Founder Mark Foster.

Maryland Changes Laws Related to Evidence of Habitual Offenses


Sponsored Content: Maryland’s Republican governor and Democratically-controlled legislature heralded the passage of a swath of new laws in a celebration early last month. Many of these laws are designed to increase education funding in the state and provide new opportunities to students. However, one stands to significantly impact the ability of prosecutors to obtain guilty verdicts against sexual offenders.

One Open House Tour – Five Magnificent Gibson Island Homes to Choose From



12 noon – 4:30 PM

Please note individual open house times below.

If you’ve never experienced the magic of Gibson Island, now is your chance. Click here for a spectacular video tour of this gorgeous paradise, located less than an hour from Annapolis, Washington D.C. and Baltimore with 24hr security and no Bay Bridge crossing!

Want to see more?  Don’t miss  these wonderful Gibson Island homes for sale!


Whittle School & Studios: An Option for Baltimore Families


Whittle School & StudiosWhile almost every aspect of modern life has radically changed in the last century, schools have remained largely the same. In this innovation age, our future leaders need to have a modern approach to education. 

That’s what Chris Whittle set off to change. Whittle has a vision to reimagine education so that it prepares children for a fundamentally different world.

Whittle School & Studios is the first truly modern institution providing a global education for preK-12th grade with campuses in the world’s leading cities. It is a highly integrated global learning community with an international faculty that teaches a curriculum with experiential learning.

It will boast a diverse student body with day and boarding students through a network of schools, with the first schools opening in the Fall of 2019 in both Washington, D.C. and Shenzhen, China, and plans for more than 30 campuses across the globe in the world’s most vibrant cities. The 30 campuses will work collaboratively through constant exchanges and online activities, creating an organization linked to a new collective intelligence unlike any single-site institution in the world.

Event: Learn about the Whittle School & Studios, July 26 at Center Stage


Whittle School Event Baltimore

Whittle School & Studios is holding a parent information and Q&A event in Baltimore on Thursday, July 26 at Baltimore Center Stage, 700 N. Calvert Street, at 6 p.m. Meet members of Whittle School & Studios leadership team and learn about the school’s innovative residential life programs that will launch in 2019 in Washington, D.C. and Shenzhen, China.

Whittle School & Studios is the first truly modern institution providing a global education for pre K-12th grade with campuses in the world’s leading cities. It is a highly integrated global learning community with an international faculty that teaches a rigorous curriculum that includes experiential learning. 

Join the team behind the first truly global school for an evening of learning centered around our five-day boarding program. In addition to our boarding program, we’ll discuss our admissions process, our vision for personalized education, our Founding Whittle Scholars program and more. 

WHO: Whittle School & Studios

WHAT: Presentation and Q&A

WHERE: Baltimore Center Stage, 700 N. Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21202

WHEN: Thursday, July 26th at 6:00 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP here.