Tag: inauguration

Baltimore Celebrity Pastry Chef Points Out Copycat Cake at Trump’s Inaugural Ball

Photo courtesy @Duff_Goldman/Twitter

Something about a celebratory cake made for one of Donald Trump’s inaugural balls this past Friday looked awfully familiar to Duff Goldman.

Baltimore Co. Schools Superintendent Dance Being Honored at Inaugural Ball

Superintendent Dance with students, photo courtesy BCPS/Twitter

S. Dallas Dance is due to appear at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington D.C. tonight to receive an award at a presidential inaugural ball, though it won’t be one of the ones commanding the presence of our new president.

‘Consider Canada’: Fake Image of Maryland Highway Sign Goes Viral

Photo via Twitter user @michelle_sagan

An image of a Maryland highway sign with some serious advice relating to Donald Trump’s inauguration made the rounds on the web yesterday and this morning.

BMA, Creative Alliance Hosting Inauguration Events Designed to Inform and De-stress

Courtesy BMA and Creative Alliance/Facebook

In case you haven’t heard, Donald Trump becomes the leader of the free world this Friday. For those who don’t plan to travel to D.C. to celebrate or protest that this is happening, two Baltimore art institutions have designed creative events to keep you busy that day.

Rep. Jamie Raskin Reverses Course, Will Also Skip Trump’s Swearing-In

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A second Maryland congressman has decided he can’t stomach watching Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremony this Friday.

Rep. Anthony Brown Joins Colleagues Boycotting Trump’s Inauguration


Anthony Brown of Maryland’s 4th congressional district has added himself to a list of dozens of lawmakers who refuse to be present when Donald Trump officially becomes president.

Day of Festivities Planned for Mayor-elect Catherine Pugh’s Inauguration



Catherine Pugh’s inauguration as Baltimore’s 50th mayor will be marked on Dec. 6 with events in all quadrants of the city, starting with the official swearing-in at City Hall and culminating with a $100-per-person nighttime celebration at the Baltimore Hilton Hotel.

Larry Hogan Sworn In as Governor, Says Maryland Is ‘Open for Business’

Hogan takes the oath -- inside.
Hogan takes the oath — inside.

Larry Hogan officially assumed office as Maryland’s governor on Wednesday afternoon in Annapolis. As he began his speech, snow was beginning to fall. The flakes gave Hogan an opening to set a tone of back-slapping defiance, from the moment he took the podium.

“They said it would be a cold day in hell before Maryland elected a Republican governor,” Hogan said. Robert Ehrlich, Jr., who left office as a Republican governor of Maryland eight years ago, left the podium just a few minutes before Hogan stepped up. But the message was clear.

Nice Job, Towson U: Your New President is Fun


Serving as the president of a college involves taking on a number of roles — relating to students, reassuring trustees, leading faculty, wooing donors — but rarely do college presidents actually slather on the stage makeup and get in costume. Which is why we got excited when we heard that Towson University’s new president Maravene Loeschke plans on celebrating her inauguration by getting on stage for a one-time performance (with her husband as co-star!) of Love Letters, a play that traces two characters’ relationship from second grade through marriage, divorce, and old age.