Winter on pace to be Baltimore’s least snowy in two decades – Baltimore Sun
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Sonja Sohn, known to many as Detective Kima Greggs on “The Wire,” has consistently reappeared in the city long since the show ended. This year, she’ll put her deep knowledge of the city’s problems to use as the director of the HBO documentary, “For the Love of Baltimore.”
When the Today Show’s Matt Lauer announced on Wednesday that the trial of a Charleston, South Carolina, police officer involved in the death of Walter Scott received a mistrial, viewers may have been surprised to see Baltimore on the screen.
How is Baltimore doing since the riots in April 2015? What has changed? What still needs to change?
Artist Stephen Towns vividly remembers the days after Freddie Gray died. He watched as Baltimore residents, many of them young black men, set fire to buildings, looted and tore apart areas of the city.
“I don’t think I’ll ever be who I was before,” Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby says of the fallout of the Freddie Gray police trials.
Three of the Baltimore police officers who were charged, then cleared, in connection with the death of Freddie Gray received a tribute at a recent DC gala.