Thursday, February 14, 2013
Volunteers and Greater Homewood Community Corporation employees will be working toward revamping the former Barclay Recreation Center.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
- Adam Bednar
Thursday, February 14
Greater Homewood Community Corporation employees and neighborhood volunteers will be gathering to continue the process of transforming the former Barclay Recreation Center into a new community center. Volunteers will gather on Presidents Day at 11 a.m. at the center, 300 W. 29th St., to begin cleaning and prepping the center for painting. "The building itself is in kind of rough shape, sort of on the surface. It hasn’t seen some maintenance in a long time," said John Bernet, assistant director of neighborhood programs. More than a year ago, Greater Homewood Community Corporation began working with Barclay School; the Abell; Charles Village; and Harwood communities to turn the closed center into a community hub that would provide activities…
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
A man was wounded in the 2100 block of Guilford Avenue.
A man was shot in the 2100 block of Guilford Avenue in the Barclay neighborhood on Wednesday afternoon, according to Baltimore police. Detectives are on the scene investigating.
Thursday, November 29, 2012
The robber was able to steal $500.
A man was robbed of $500 while unloading groceries in Barclay. According to Baltimore police, at 1:20 a.m., Nov. 22 a man was unloading groceries from his car in the 2400 block of Guilford Avenue when he was approached by a man who asked for directions. After asking for directions the man reached into the waistband of his pants like he was going to grab a gun and said: "Don’t make me drop you." The robber then told the man to give him his property. The man complied and the robber ran away. Sign up for our newsletter, and follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Contact editor Adam Bednar with any news tips. Want to write on your own? Skip the middle man. Join our Local Voices.