During the 2018-2019 winter season, October 15 through March 31, the Mayor’s Office of Human Services (MOHS) will provide emergency shelter to all people experiencing homelessness on nights when the temperature with wind chill reaches freezing (32 degrees and below). MOHS has partnered with several existing emergency shelters to increase the number of shelter beds available. Shelter utilization is closely monitored on winter shelter nights. If existing facilities reach full capacity on a winter shelter night, MOHS will activate an additional overflow shelter that can accommodate families, adults, and unaccompanied youth (under 25). Individuals experiencing unsheltered homelessness can access overflow shelter [...]
Jubilee Arts' Youth in Business presents "The New Standard" AW 2019 Fashion Show this Saturday, November 17th at 6:30pm! We are rolling out our new line of t-shirts. Big Fred of Little Laughs will MC, Vibes by DJ Deshawn and JadaNoKiss. Stay for a Q&A with the designers and light fare after the show. All new designs will be available for purchase after the show and we'll have some of our classic designs you know and love on mega sale (buy one get one half off, buy two get one free)!!! We can't wait to see you there.
Thank you to all who voted for the Arch Social club to receive funds from the 2018 Main Streets Campaign. We were very excited to learn that The Arch Social Club in Baltimore made it to the winners circle. "American Express, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and Main Street America announced the winners of the 2018 Partners in Preservation: Main Streets campaign. The 11 winning historic sites will receive grants to fund their preservation projects. In total, $2 million will be disbursed to support preservation work, increase public awareness of these places’ importance, and build grassroots support for the [...]
Antero Pietila writes another bombshell, "The Ghosts of Johns Hopkins: The Life and Legacy that Shaped an American City." For those whose eyes were opened by his book, "Not in My Neighborhood: How Bigotry Shaped a Great American City," you will find this book mind boggling. Come hear his discussion and be one of the first to purchase his book on November 14, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at Union Baptist Church, 1219 Druid Hill Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217 Red Emma's will have copies of the book for sale for this Early Bird audience. General Sales of the Book become available [...]
Pennsylvania Avenue in partnership with Dovecote Cafe present October Fest. It's happening this Wednesday, October 31st from 10:30am to 3:00PM. Come celebrate the fall season with candy, fresh fruits and vegetables!
Upton planning committee invites you to join us for 800 block of Edmonson Ave and 800 block Harlem Ave developer presentations. Come hear presentations from developers who have submitted proposals to revitalize homes in the two block area of the Upton community.