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We are Baltimore: Highlighting the good in Charm City

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Posted at 12:21 PM, Jul 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-29 13:30:18-04

BALTIMORE — Baltimore is a place with many struggles.

From empty homes to homelessness, government scandals to shootings, there are a lot of negative things to focus on inside Baltimore City. While those issues are present, it's also important to remember there is a silver lining to the struggles, people who rise up every day and try to make a difference.

We cannot ignore the negative, but that doesn't mean we have to hide the positive. We are Baltimore.

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