Monthly Archives: November 2009

Nov. 17, 2009, “Maryland Morning With Sheilah Kast,” – Growing Up Baltimore WYPR’s News Department spent close to a year examining what it’s like to be growing up and at-risk in Baltimore City. The result is a series called “Growing Up Baltimore”. The series launched November 4. We talk to WYPR’s Sunni Khalid, Mary Rose Madden, and Fraser Smith about how the project came to be […]

“Growing Up Baltimore,” Economic Decline, Part 2

Growing Up Baltimore –  Baltimore’s Economic Decline Part II They are usually forgotten, but they are not unseen. Groups of young, able-bodied African-American men, mill on countless Baltimore street corners, forming part of a familiar, constantly moving tableau in many neighborhoods. Our series, “Growing Up Baltimore,” continues with WYPR’s Sunni Khalid reporting on the inability of […]