Group Sues Baltimore City Over Canton Bike Lane Demolition

Yair Flicker bikes four miles from his Mount Vernon home to his Canton office every day, but when he visits relatives in Tel Aviv, he feels the transportation options are much more efficient than Baltimore’s. So when Baltimore City Circuit Court judge Althea M. Handy granted a temporary restraining order on June 9 to halt… Read More

Isaac ‘Yitzy’ Schleifer on Minimum Wage Bill: ‘Devastating to the City’

As a small-business owner, Baltimore City Councilman Isaac “Yitzy” Schleifer is fearful of the potential consequences a $15 minimum wage mandate in the city could trigger. Schleifer, 27, a Democrat who represents the 5th District, told the JT he has worked tirelessly to convince his colleagues such a measure, as currently constructed, would do more… Read More