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From a networking party with Jamaican cuisine to a garden wine fest, here how to add some flavor to your social calendar.BALTIMORE (WJZ) Maryland is hoping to revitalize a part of West Baltimore by designating a new arts and entertainment district.Pennsylvania Avenue Black Arts Entertainment District was spurred by a community led effort to revitalize a part of the city with a rich history as a hub of social, economic and arts for Baltimore black community.In its heydey, venues like the Royal and Metropolitan theaters and social venues such as the Arch Social Club, Bamboo Lounge, Club Casino, and Club Tijuana hosted black entertainers and musicians.Arts and Entertainment Districts serve an important role in revitalizing communities across the state, said Secretary Schulz. Designation helps attract artists and creative businesses and gives counties and municipalities the ability to develop unique arts experiences that engage residents and attract visitors. I look forward to seeing how these districts utilize the designations for community and economic revitalization.
Scotland won a record 53 medals including 19 gold as the nation put on a Games to be proud of. The National Stadium at Hampden hosted the showpiece track and field championships while Celtic Park hosted the opening ceremony.HamiltonCarluke swimmer Mark Ford sets sights on professional careerFormer Lanark ASC swimmer Ford took two medals from the European Youth Olympics.Commonwealth GamesScots swimming champ says winning gold medal was ‘one of the WORST things’ to happen to himRoss Murdoch revealed that he struggled with his mental health following his triumph at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.Irvine SportAyrshire schoolgirl to become youngest female boxer to represent Scotland at a major tournamentBrooke Neely, 14, has been called up by her country to compete at the European Schools Championships in Tblisi, Georgia next month.StirlingStirling born Olympic marathon hero Mike Ryan returns to cityDistance running legend Mike Ryan who grew up in Bannockburn but achieved fame in the black vest of New Zealand was back in Stirling last week.AyrFirst peek of national sports arena plans in AyrshireWork could start on the 7.2 million athletics arena next SpringEilish McColganScots Olympian Eilish McColgan heartbroken after thieves nick treasured medals and jewelleryThe European Silver Medalist, from Dundee, hit out at the callous thieves after they ransacked her home.CyclingTouring is how I got into cycling. And how I almost got right back out of itKatie Archibald details her trials and tribulations cycling the Women’s Tour of Scotland.Josh TaylorThe Josh Taylor hype train is picking up steam as Scotland’s next sporting hero eyes first world titleThe Tartan Tornado has the tools to go all the way as he gets ready for his date with destiny against Ivan Baranchyk on Saturday.PerthshirePerth and Kinross Council bosses enjoy 9k of freebiesRegister reveals hospitality and giftsPerthshirePerthshire’s Eilidh is new face of Scottish footballSky Sports presenter to take over for 19/20 seasonEast Kilbride NewsEast Kilbride Sports Awards winners’ galleryCheck out the pictures of all the winners from the town’s big night at the Village TheatreWishaw SportCleland ABC boxers secure titles at Scottish National ChampionshipsStephen Newns reclaimed his welterweight crown while Hannah Bell defeated Jane Miller to triumph in the middleweight division.Loch LomondCommonwealth legend Lachie Stewart will cheer on Loch Lomond 10k runnersThe gold medallist will spend his 76th birthday cheering from the sidelines on June 22.BoxingTickets on sale for Josh Taylor’s World Boxing Super Series fight at SSE HydroThe Edinburgh born Commonwealth gold medalist takes to the Hydro on Saturday, May 18.East KilbrideEast Kilbride firm completes two years work creating signage for Spurs super stadiumThe billion plus pound stadium in London has a microbrewery and 65 food and drink outlets in the concourse, all signed by local company Merson signs.West LothianWest Lothian performer treads the boards at Edinburgh’s Playhouse theatreCiara appears in Strictly Come Dancing star Brendan Cole’s showWishawMotherwell boxer seals second pro win and weds partner in one weekendTwo time Commonwealth Games medallist Reece McFadden married long term partner Sammy hours after stopping Stefan Sashev at the Emirates Arena.BoxingCommonwealth medallist boxing at Emirates Arena the night before his weddingMotherwell boxer Reece McFadden is marrying long term partner Sammy just hours after the big fight.Moray CouncilCabbie handcuffed by cops for chasing thugs after they lobbed pancake at taxiFijian Naikelekelevesi, who served with the British Armed Forces for eight years, then pushed the boy ankle deep into a burn “so his feet would get wet”.BonhillBonhill model maker unveils mini Maid of the LochCommonwealth gold medallist Lachie Stewart created the masterpiece which is now on display.HamiltonMotherwell badminton star Alex Dunn hopes double win sets him up for Scottish National ChampionshipsAlex was given a boost by double wins at Dunfermline Championships last weekend.East Kilbride Other SportsEast Kilbride Sports Review of the Year 2018: Part OneJanuary to June was full of highs and lows on the EK sporting sceneThe QueenDoddie Weir gets OBE as Scots on 2019 New Year’s honours list revealedThe rugby star, who has raised more than 1m to help find a cure for motor neurone disease, is among a host of Scots awarded gongs.West LothianWest Lothian sports stars and clubs recognised for their hard work at annual awardsWest Lothian Council’s Celebrating Sport Awards took place at Linlithgow Burgh Halls.