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12:43 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

Wrapping The Mummy - The Hula Hoop Trick That Got The City Comptoller in 1962

The craze was all over Baltimore, and when the city held a hula-hoop contest among its children, the City Comptroller himself thought he could have won it.

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Baltimore Stories
12:32 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

The Mechanic Theater Remembered

The story of the life and times of the Mechanic Theater—it opened then it closed, then it re-opened—and then closed again--this last time, forever.

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Baltimore Stories
12:23 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

The DayTelevision Came To Baltimore

The first telecast from Baltimore was of a race at Pimlico—but more than a horse won on that historic day.

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Baltimore Stories
12:09 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

The Blue Bottle That Weighed Twenty Tons

How the famous Bromo Seltzer bottle came down from atop its tower—and how your grandfather wound up driving it.

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Baltimore Stories
12:00 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

Nobody - NOBODY - Gets Into Maria's Italian Kitchen!

Maria of Little Italy runs Chicago’s feared mobster Al Capone out of Baltimore—through the kitchen. 

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Headlines
8:04 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Batts Agrees With ACLU On “Stop And Frisk,” Casino Projections, Thanksgiving Travel, and ICC Use

Baltimore City Police Commissioner Anthony Batts, at WYPR studios in April 2013.
Credit Nathan Sterner / WYPR

Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts agrees with the ACLU that more oversight is needed of so-called “stop and frisk” searches. Plus: Thanksgiving travel projections, casino projections, ICC use, paper ballots, MD’s ban on handheld cell phone use while driving, and more.

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Brain Talk
7:30 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Brain Talk - Hope for Patients Suffering From Peripheral Neuropathy

Hope for Patients Suffering From Peripheral Neuropathy - 11/21/13

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The Morning Economic Report
7:30 am
Thu November 21, 2013

The Morning Economic Report - 11/21/13

Public Commentary
3:47 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

Josh M. Sharfstein - November 19, 2013

Dr. Joshua Sharstein

Dr. Sharfstein is the Secretary of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Previously, he served as the Commissioner of Health in Baltimore, Maryland and as the Principal Deputy Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. In these positions, Dr. Sharfstein has pursued creative solutions to longstanding public health problems -- including drug addiction, school failure, unsafe consumer products, and most recently, cheap, candy-flavored cigars.

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Take Five
2:20 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

Take Five - Thanksgiving 2013

Credit The Vault DFW

Foreman and Wolf discuss some of their favorite holiday meals and memories.

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