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The Baltimore Sun | January 9, 2012
As of 9 a.m. Monday, traffic was slow at Fayette Street and Linwood Avenue in Baltimore City, due to an accident. There were no major delays reported on Baltimore area transit systems.
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By Colin Campbell and The Baltimore Sun | October 5, 2014
Baltimore City firefighters were called to a 2.5-alarm blaze at a building that once housed Volunteers of America but is now vacant in the Jonestown neighborhood Sunday, officials said. Firefighters were called just before 3 p.m. to the two-story block and stone building in the 1100 block of E. Fayette Street, where they encountered heavy smoke and fire conditions. Smoke poured from the second-floor windows and over the street as firefighters sprayed the building from above and below with water hoses.
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The Baltimore Sun | January 17, 2012
As of 9 a.m. Tuesday, traffic was slow on the JFX southbound at Fayette Street, due to an accident. Accidents were slowing traffic on I-70 eastbound near I-695 in Baltimore County, U.S. 50 westbound near Davidsonville Road in Anne Arundel County, Monkton Road near Falls Road in Baltimore County, Route 152 at Trimble Road in Joppa, Route 140 near the Liberty Reservoir Bridge in Reisterstown and Route 75 near Jones Road in Libertytown. There were no major delays reported on Baltimore area transit systems.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | June 28, 2014
The Hanover Street Bridge in Baltimore is closed for repair work Saturday, one of several weekend road closures in the city that could cause traffic congestion for drivers. The bridge will be shut down between Waterview Avenue and Cromwell Street until about 8 p.m., and detours will be set up for drivers, the city department of transportation said. The two running lanes on the north side of Fayette Street from Howard to Eutaw Streets will also close from 6 a.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday.
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By Colin Campbell and The Baltimore Sun | October 5, 2014
Baltimore City firefighters were called to a 2.5-alarm blaze at a building that once housed Volunteers of America but is now vacant in the Jonestown neighborhood Sunday, officials said. Firefighters were called just before 3 p.m. to the two-story block and stone building in the 1100 block of E. Fayette Street, where they encountered heavy smoke and fire conditions. Smoke poured from the second-floor windows and over the street as firefighters sprayed the building from above and below with water hoses.
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By Brent Jones, The Baltimore Sun | June 21, 2010
A fatal car accident in the northbound lanes of the Jones Falls Expressway on Monday morning closed several lanes of the highway between Fayette Street and North Avenue for about five hours, according to city police. Police say the accident happened about 1 a.m., killing an unidentified person. Traffic investigators have not released details on the cause of the accident. brent.jones@baltsun.com Sign up for Baltimore Sun local news text alerts
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By Nick Madigan and Peter Hermann, The Baltimore Sun | August 17, 2010
The body of a 35-year-old man was found this morning at rush hour in a stairwell on a downtown street, a death that police say they consider suspicious. The corpse, on the south side of the 100 block of E. Fayette Street, between St. Paul and Calvert streets, was discovered by a passerby at about 8:30 a.m. and had not been removed almost an hour later. It lies at the bottom of steps leading to the door of a basement-level flower shop, and is not easily visible from the street. Det. Donny Moses of the Baltimore police said at the scene that the man was carrying identification and a backpack, was lying in a fetal position and showed no outward signs of trauma.
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By Scott Calvert and Scott Calvert,SUN STAFF | January 23, 2002
Her dream may yet bloom. His withered long ago in a cloud of heroin addiction. Ellery Beggs is a peppy 23-year-old actress from New York with a role in Big River, a touring musical about to hit towns from Andalusia, Ala., to Wickenburg, Ariz. Michael L. Gross is a regretful 36-year-old addict from Baltimore who hopes rehab this time will put his life on track. On this dreary winter day, amid the thwack thwack of windshield wipers, the two sit rows apart on Greyhound bus No. 2911 as it hurtles down Interstate 95 to Baltimore and the terminal on West Fayette Street.
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July 2, 2006
Use of streets in and around Baltimore's downtown will be restricted for commercial vehicles Tuesday, the Fourth of July, the city's Department of Transportation announced. The restrictions will be in place from noon to midnight. No commercial trucks will be allowed on the following streets: Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard from Interstate 395 to Fayette Street. Fayette Street from Martin Luther King Boulevard to President Street. President Street from Aliceanna Street to Fayette Street.
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July 3, 2004
Trucks banned downtown for July Fourth festivities Commercial vehicles, except those making local deliveries, will not be allowed downtown and at the Inner Harbor between noon and midnight tomorrow because of Fourth of July festivities, the city's Transportation Department announced. Trucks with tanker-trailers will be prohibited downtown. Streets affected by the temporary restrictions will include Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard between the Interstate 395 split and Fayette Street; President Street from Aliceanna Street to Fayette Street; and Light Street from Pratt Street to Key Highway.
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By Luke Broadwater, The Baltimore Sun | June 11, 2014
City officials are considering a plan to have two-way traffic on St. Paul and Calvert streets, which are main one-way roads in the central part of Baltimore. On Wednesday, Baltimore's Board of Estimates approved a $140,000 contract with Baltimore firm Sabra, Wang & Associates Inc. to perform a traffic study for the roads, along with a study of corridors from Fayette Street to University Parkway. lbroadwater@baltsun.com Twitter.com/lukebroadwater
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By Natalie Sherman, The Baltimore Sun | April 24, 2014
A slim, angular apartment tower rising 30 stories above Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard at Baltimore Street could become the newest addition to the University of Maryland, Baltimore's West Side BioPark. University President Jay Perman unveiled the idea for the roughly 300-unit building after a speech Thursday that touted the park's growth as a model for economic development. The designs are preliminary and the university is talking with potential developers about constructing the building, which would offer market-rate apartments.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | March 6, 2014
All lanes have been reopened on Northern Parkway with the clearing of ice from a water main break that had closed the roadway for five hours after the Baltimore City Department of Public Works, first reported the incident around 4:15 a.m. on Thursday. Baltimore City DOT said at 6:50 a.m. that BGE work at Fayette and Calvert streets has closed the two right lanes on Fayette Street and the center lane on Calvert Street. The Maryland Transit Administration reported minor light rail delays at 9:20 a.m.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | February 19, 2014
Arthur V. D'Orazio, a retired Bethlehem Steel Corp. worker and musician, died Sunday of a heart attack at Stella Maris Hospice. He was 93. The son of Alessandro D'Orazio, a garment worker, and Elizabeth Grue D'Orazio, a homemaker, Arthur Vincent D'Orazio was born in Baltimore and raised near North Avenue and Fayette Street. He was a 1938 graduate of the old Thomas A. Edison Vocational High School at Howard and Centre streets. During World War II, he served with the 503rd Parachute Infantry Regiment and fought in the New Guinea and Corregidor campaigns.
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By Candy Thomson, The Baltimore Sun | April 2, 2013
A number of downtown city streets will be temporarily closed mid-day Wednesday to accommodate the circus elephant walk from 1st Mariner Arena to Lexington Market. The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus elephants will leave 1st Mariner Arena at 11:45 a.m. and lumber north along Hopkins Plaza, west on Fayette Street and north on Eutaw Street to the Lexington Market parking lot. At 12:30 p.m., the procession will follow the same route back to the arena. In addition to temporary closures, Eutaw Street will be closed to through traffic from Fayette Street to Saratoga Street between 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., with detours and parking restrictions in effect.
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The Baltimore Sun | February 4, 2013
If you go The Ravens victory parade will kick off at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at City Hall. From City Hall, the parade will proceed south on Commerce Street, continue to Pratt and Howard streets, and end at M&T Bank Stadium. About 12:30 p.m., fans can attend a free celebration featuring the team and entertainment at M&T Bank Stadium. The event will be held rain or shine. Concessions, merchandise and restrooms will be available. Parking for the stadium celebration is free in lots F, G, H, and J and will open at 9 a.m. No tailgating will be permitted.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | December 30, 2004
Restrictions on commercial vehicles will go into effect tomorrow night downtown and in the Inner Harbor for New Year's Eve festivities. From 6 p.m. tomorrow until 2 a.m. Saturday, commercial vehicles will not be allowed in those areas except for local deliveries. No tanker trailers - including those with local deliveries - will be permitted downtown and in the Inner Harbor during that period. Streets and areas affected include: Fayette Street from Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to President Street (no commercial vehicles will be allowed on or south of Fayette Street)
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By Rafael Alvarez and Rafael Alvarez,SUN STAFF | February 24, 2000
Parking on certain streets along the Baltimore waterfront and other parts of the city will be restricted tonight -- and the next six Monday and Thursday evenings through March 15 -- as a huge truck moves seven industrial kilns from the Canton docks to a cement company in Carroll County. Restrictions imposed by the city Department of Public Works will begin at 9 p.m. and last until 3 a.m. as the first of the 130-ton kilns leaves a pier on South Clinton Street for a six-hour trip to the Lehigh Portland Cement Company on Reisterstown Road.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | December 7, 2012
Jarnetta Kroh, a Greater Baltimore Medical Center philanthropist who assisted her husband in his import car servicing business, died Nov. 25 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder at her home in Laguna Hills, Calif. She was 81 and had lived in the Rockland section of Baltimore County for many years. Jarnetta Althea Jarvis was born in Spencer, W.Va., and raised in Walton, W.Va., where her father was postmaster. Her mother was a secretary to a May Co. department store executive.
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The Baltimore Sun | July 17, 2012
As of 6:30 a.m. Tuesday, traffic was congested in downtown Baltimore, due to repairs to a broken water main at Light and Redwood streets. Light Street was closed from Fayette Street to Lombard Street, and Redwood Street was closed from Calvert Street to Light Street, due to repair work. Portions of Lombard Street also were closed near the Light and Redwood intersection. Accidents were slowing traffic on Route 100 westbound near I-95 in Howard County and Woodsdale Road near Route 924 in Abingdon.
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