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Baltimore Gears Up For Star-Spangled Spectacular

Tuesday Aug 19, 2014
Tall ships, a Blue Angels air show and a majestic fireworks display will be among the highlights of a weeklong celebration of the 200th anniversary of the writing of the Star-Spangled Banner.

Get Your Kink Education with Sexpert Madam Cassie

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jul 1, 2014
Make your own fireworks this holiday at the 2nd Annual Touch of Flavor kink conference, July 4-7 in Baltimore.

This Weekend’s Baltimore Pride Celebrates in a New, Larger Location

By Doug Rule | Friday Jun 13, 2014
Both the Saturday block party and the Sunday festival will take place in what is commonly known as the ArtScape space, named after the city’s large annual arts festival in July.

Baltimore Frat Under Fire for Allegedly Rejecting Gay Pledge

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Oct 29, 2013
A fraternity at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland, is under investigation after its officials allegedly rejected a gay pledge.

Baltimore’s National Aquarium Opens Blacktip Reef Exhibit

By EDGE | Tuesday Jul 9, 2013
A trip to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor reveals Blacktip Reef, a new 260,000-gallon exhibit showcasing a variety of sharks and endangered coral ecosystems.

Baltimore: Good to Be Gay (and Legal to Get Hitched)

By Robert Israel | Monday Jun 10, 2013
The Charm City earns its nickname as Baltimore offers funky neighborhoods and a burgeoning LGBT scene anchored by Maryland’s same-sex marriage law that went into effect this year.

Baltimore Celebrates Black History Month

By Matthew Wexler | Monday Feb 4, 2013
In honor of Black History Month, EDGE highlights Baltimore’s events and exhibitions that pay tribute to the African-American men and women who helped shape the nation.

Gay Md. Man Calls Christmas Eve Attack a Hate Crime

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Dec 31, 2012
A gay man from Baltimore, Md., who was attacked outside a liquore store on Christmas Eve said the five men did it because he is gay.

Baltimore Welcomes Same-Sex Marriage with Dedicated LGBT Microsite

Thursday Nov 8, 2012
The ballots have been counted and the people have spoken - Maryland has upheld the legalization of same-sex marriage, and the city of Baltimore is ready to welcome happy couples for weddings, receptions and honeymoons.

Pro Athletes Becoming Outspoken Gay-Rights Advocate

By Patrick Condon | Saturday Sep 15, 2012
With Minnesota voters weighing whether to ban gay marriage this fall, Vikings punter Chris Kluwe has emerged as a high-profile gay rights champion - and a symbol of changing attitudes toward homosexuality in the sports world.