Baltimore Maryland Is A Contradiction Of History And Crime

Baltimore, Maryland is a contradiction of history and crime. This city is one of the oldest metropolitan areas in the nation, dating back to the Colonial Era of European discovery and settlement in the New World. As such, the city has many landmarks and even remaining buildings steeped in centuries of the nation’s history. In fact, the proximity of the city to the nation’s capital of Washington, D.C., combined with its own history, landmarks, and…

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Councilman formally calls for Baltimore’s Confederate monuments to be destroyed

Brandon M. Scott (Kenneth K. Lam / Baltimore Sun) Baltimore City Councilman Brandon Scott is formally calling for all four of Baltimore’s Confederate-era monuments to be torn down. In a resolution being introduced Monday, Scott calls for “the immediate destruction of all Confederate Monuments in Baltimore.” In the resolution, he cites the neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville over the weekend that left three dead. “Monuments with ties to the dark side of America’s past have come…

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Baltimore Ravens Training Camp Capsule

BALTIMORE RAVENS (8-8) OPEN CAMP: July 26, Owings Mills, Maryland. LAST YEAR: Opened with three straight wins, then faltered and finished .500 to miss playoffs for third time in four years. Though Ravens improved upon 5-11 record of 2015 and took second place in AFC North, that didn’t ease pain of unsatisfying finish to season in which offense and defense alternatingly sputtered. Baltimore was 7-5 before allowing 87 points over three-game stretch, including three fourth-quarter…

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