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1861 Provisionary Confederate Congress establishes Confederate Army
1869 Dmitri Mendeleev presents the first periodic table of the elements to the Russian Chemical Society
1886 1st US alternating current power plant starts, Great Barrington, Massachusetts
1900 After a meeting in Indianapolis, USA, a group forms the Social Democratic Party and nominates Eugene Debs as its candidate for President in the forthcoming election (becomes the Socialist Party in 1901)
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'It means everything to be a normal kid': Disabled youth play...
by Chris Kaltenbach on April 20, 2019 at 8:35 pm
The bases were loaded when 10-year-old Maia Dang dug in at the plate. She stared with purpose at the pitcher — who just happened to be an Orioles […]
Vignarajah proposes regulating, taxing marijuana in Baltimore
by Justin Fenton on April 20, 2019 at 8:25 pm
Thiru Vignarajah, who says he will run for mayor of Baltimore, said he would issue permits for and tax the city’s marijuana trade. In a position paper […]
Lemuel Lewie, a Tuskegee Airman and retired Carver Vo-Tech...
by Jacques Kelly on April 20, 2019 at 5:45 pm
Lemuel "Arthur" Lewie Jr., a retired Carver Vocational-Technical High School science teacher who was a member of the World War II unit known as the Tuskegee […]
What happened at Mondawmin? Newly obtained documents shed light...
by Kevin Rector on April 20, 2019 at 5:35 pm
Within weeks of the riots that ripped through Baltimore four years ago, the Maryland Transit Administration’s deputy police chief had pulled hours of […]
Man shot in leg in northwest Baltimore, police say
by Alison Knezevich on April 20, 2019 at 2:40 pm
A 26-year-old man was shot in the leg Friday evening in northwest Baltimore, police said. Officers were called just before 7:30 p.m. to the 4900 block of […]
Volunteers plant trees on Harford Community College’s campus...
by Aegis Staff Report on April 20, 2019 at 11:00 am
Volunteers turned out Friday morning to plant 140 trees on the campus of Harford Community College in Bel Air before rainstorms rolled in, helping to celebrate […]
Baltimore's Beth Am Synagogue, the amazing House of the People...
by Jacques Kelly on April 20, 2019 at 10:00 am
The refurbishment of Reservoir Hill is apparent along Eutaw Place, Callow Avenue and Mount Royal Terrace. Stately 1890s homes for prosperous merchants, […]
Maryland weather: Tornadoes, flash flood watches called off
by Scott Dance on April 20, 2019 at 2:40 am
A heavy band of rain moved through the Baltimore region Friday afternoon, but the threat of more severe weather overnight has been lifted. Earlier, a tornado […]
Maryland health department reports fourth measles case in the...
by Meredith Cohn on April 19, 2019 at 10:45 pm
A fourth measles case has been confirmed in a person in the Pikesville area, the state Department of Health reported Friday. Public health officials had said […]