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Ravens Cheerleaders to appear at The Local on THE AVENUE at White Marsh this weekend

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Get ready to meet the Ravens Cheerleaders in White Marsh this weekend. The Baltimore Ravens Cheerleaders will be appearing at The Local on Friday, January 12 and Sunday, January 14. Appearance times are 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Friday, 1/12 and 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. on Sunday, 1/14. Visitors can stop by for signature cocktails, amazing food, and …


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Sports wagering contributes nearly $6.5 million to State of Maryland during December

BALTIMORE, MD—December 2023 was the best month to date for Maryland’s sports wagering market, which generated $6,482,403 in contributions to the state from a handle of $559,865,463. Each sportsbook contributes 15% of its taxable win to the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future Fund, which supports public education programs. The nearly $6.5 million in contributions from the state’s 13 retail and 12 …


BCPS cancels all after-school events, activities for Tuesday

UPDATE: BCPS officials now say all schools and offices will close three hours early on Tuesday. Original story below… TOWSON, MD—Due to expected severe weather, all Baltimore County Public Schools after-school activities, athletic games, and practices will be cancelled on Tuesday, January 9, 2024. Additionally, the Board of Education business meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 9 will move …

Orioles 2024 Birdland Caravan to pass through Baltimore County

BALTIMORE, MD—The Orioles on Monday announced the return of the club’s ‘Birdland Caravan,’ a three-day winter tour, that will take place from Thursday, January 25, through Saturday, January 27, 2024 at multiple locations throughout the state of Maryland. The weekend-long celebration will include meet and greet photo opportunities, community projects, fan rallies, and happy hours. The caravan will include events …

DNR: More than 4,000 people hit the trails for Maryland’s First Day Hikes

BALTIMORE, MD—Thousands of Marylanders began the New Year by hitting the trails. A total of 4,248 people hiked about 10,691 miles during First Day Hikes in 40 different Maryland state parks on New Year’s weekend, according to data collected by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Between December 31, 2023 and January 1, 2024, park rangers led 47 scheduled hikes …

Orioles, State of Maryland reach historic agreement to keep team at Camden Yards

BALTIMORE, MD—The Baltimore Orioles have agreed to a partnership with the State of Maryland, Governor Wes Moore, and the Maryland Stadium Authority that will keep the Orioles at Camden Yards for thirty years. The deal, which follows the broad, shared goals of the memorandum of understanding agreed to this fall, represents the commitment by the Orioles organization to the City …

Ravens player Michael Pierce to make appearance in Nottingham on Monday evening

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Football fans will have the opportunity to meet a Ravens player in Nottingham on Monday evening. Defensive tackle Michael Pierce will be making an appearance at the Chick-Fil-A in Nottingham Square. Join Glenn Clark and Drew Forrester from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, December 18th.  Bring $25 of unopened men’s or women’s toiletries and/or underwear, or make a …

Pickleball House holds grand opening, ribbon-cutting in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—The ribbon has officially been cut. Pickleball House held a grand opening in Middle River on Wednesday morning. Seeking to capitalize on the continued demand for indoor pickleball courts, a group of investors including Gil Schuerholz, co-owner of Forty West Tennis Club in Catonsville, a former tennis professional and a member of the Towson University Athletic Hall of …