Friday, May 10, 2013
The Greater Homewood Community Corporation is hosting its second annual Day to Play at Wyman Park.
Looking for a place to play? The Greater Homewood Community Corporation will be hosting its second annual Day to Play at 2 p.m., Saturday at Wyman Park where residents can participate in field games, take a bike tour of Remington and enjoy an after party, according to the nonprofit’s website. The event costs $15, or $10 for Remington residents and $5 for children under 16, and can be paid at the door or residents may register online. Events include: Race through Remington with prizes from the Baltimore Museum of Art and Charm City Cakes.
Friday, December 21, 2012
The robbers used a handgun and demanded cash from an employee.
Robbers entered a Wyman Park 7-Eleven and robbed it if cash, cigarettes and lottery tickets. According to Baltimore police, at 1:10 a.m., Dec. 12 two robbers went into the 7-Eleven in the 600 block of W. 33rd Street and one of the robbers pulled out a silver handgun. The robbers told an employee: "Open the register." The robbers then took an unspecified amount of cash from the register, Newport cigarettes and lottery tickets before running out of the store in an unknown direction. 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.
Monday, October 15, 2012
A robber punched the man and threatened to shoot him if he got up.
A man had two laptops, a calculator and an iPhone stolen after being punched in Wyman Park. According to a police report, a man was walking at about 11:20 a.m. on Oct. 7 in the 3500 block of Beech Avenue, when two robbers approached him. One of the robbers walked into the man and the second robber punched him. While the man was on the ground they began to take his property. One of the robbers told him “don’t move, stay down or we’ll shoot you.” The robbers then took the man’s backpack with the property and ran off.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
The robbers were armed with a silver handgun.
The 7-Eleven in Wyman Park was robbed at gunpoint, and the robbers made off cash and Newport cigarettes. The robbers entered the store at 4:20 p.m., Oct. 2 in the 600 block of West 33rd Street armed with a silver handgun. The robbers ordered the employees to open both cash registers and put the money in a black bag. After taking the money the robbers also put cigarettes in the bag as well. After taking the cigarettes the robbers got in a green vehicle and drove away.
Monday, October 1, 2012
The robbers fled the store in the 3600 block of Keswick Road after employees couldn't open the safe.
Three robbers stormed into a Royal Farms on Tuesday and stole cigarettes, a register till and some cash but were unable to open the store’s safe. At 1:25 a.m. three robbers, one armed with a silver handgun, rushed into the store in the 3600 block of Keswick Road, and demanded money from the employees. But when the employees were unable to open the safe the robbers ran out of the store.
Thursday, July 19, 2012
A Wyman Park resident praises the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's Family Concert Series.
Dear BSO, I attended the Family Concert Series with my 3 year-old daughter during the 2011-2012 Season. Thank you so much for putting on these great programs! We loved every one. I was most impressed with the format of the concerts, catering to young people (and novice adults!) in a way that made the music and concert experience accessible to them. Each of the participating conductors had a way of explaining the music and creating a listening experience that was exciting. In my mind, the interaction between the stage and audience was ‘instrumental’ in piquing the interest of those in attendance. The guest appearances of the Folk band, the puppets, cartoonist and photographs also added great variety. As a former (amateur!) musician myself, …