Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Post your photos and video on Patch.
Share your photos and video from the Ravens championship parade in downtown Baltimore. You can also post on Instagram and have your images appear in this article. It's simple: use the hashtag #PatchRavens and your Instagram images will appear in this nifty grid.
Monday, February 4, 2013
One local furniture chain will be reimbursing more than a half-million in weekend sales after Ravens speedster Jacoby Jones returned the third-quarter kickoff for a touchdown in Super Bowl XLVII Sunday.
Some lucky Baltimore-area residents enjoyed their new couches a whole lot more in the second half of Sunday's Super Bowl. Because Jacoby Jones returned the opening kickoff of the third quarter for a touchdown, Gardiner's Furniture will fulfill a promise to refund all purchases made in their stores over the weekend. Sports blog Deadspin has a video of the 108-yard return, the longest play in NFL postseason history. On its Facebook page Sunday night, Gardiner's Furniture posted: That was amazing! Furniture is FREE! If you made a purchase this weekend, it's your lucky day. Go Ravens! John J. Campion Jr. wrote: "Thank you Jacoby Jones for our new table set!!!!" Kalea Kaiser posted: "Yeah baby! So glad we picked this weekend to buy!" According …
The headlines you may have missed from the Free State, home of the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens.
Monday, February 4
By Patch Staff Ravens Win Over 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII In one of the most unusual games in Super Bowl history -- one that included a power outage in the New Orleans Super Dome -- the Baltimore Ravens took the Super Bowl 34-31 over the San Francisco 49ers. Check out all the Maryland Patch coverage, including profiles of the Harbaugh family, here. O'Malley Pushes for Wind, Gun Legislation In his seventh State of the State speech, Gov. Martin O'Malley urged lawmakers to pass his offshore wind bill and find more money for transportation projects—an address seen by many as a prelude to an expected run for president in 2016. Leopold Resigns, Acknowledges 'Serious Errors in Judgment' The Anne Arundel County Council no longer needs to vote on …
Sunday, February 3, 2013
Super Bowl parties are being hosted in private homes and public restaurants and taverns. Post photos of your celebration.
Ravens Nation is hunkered down and getting ready for the big game as the Baltimore Ravens face the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII. Post your photos of your celebration here by clicking on the "upload photos and videos" button.
Police patrols will be out in force today and tonight to keep county residents and roads safe.
Baltimore County Police Department officials want Baltimore Ravens fans to celebrate today's big game, but remind fans to celebrate safely and responsibly. Across the county, individual police precincts will make patrol assignments depending on the needs of each area, according to department Spokeswoman Louise Rogers-Feher. "Each precinct commander will determine the plan for each area," she said Friday. "They will deploy police to the areas that are historically problematic." Police want all county residents and those who might be traveling through to be safe. Officials know many people will attend private parties and patronize local restaurants and taverns to watch the big game, and they remind fans to drink responsibly, have a …
Many businesses are using their signs to send supportive messages to the Baltimore Ravens.
Many Dundalk and Edgemere businesses and organizations are using their signs to cheer on the Baltimore Ravens as they gear up to face the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII. Dundalk photographer Dotty Cristy took pictures of a couple of local business signs to share with Patch. Add pictures of your local business signs with ravens messages by clicking on the "upload photos and videos" buttons.
Saturday, February 2, 2013
Dundalk native Joe Cristy is in New Orleans for Super Bowl XLVII.
Dundalk native Joe Cristy has arrived in New Orleans for the Super Bowl featuring the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers. Cristy is sharing his experience with Patch readers by sending photos from time to time. Enjoy his photos, and feel free to add photos of your own super festivities.
Find out when and where to watch the Baltimore Ravens take on the San Fransisco 49ers, and check out other Super Bowl XLVII coverage.
Are you ready? Kick off for Super Bowl XLVII (that's 47, for you non-Romans) is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. EST, Feb. 3, 2013. The Baltimore Ravens—the Team of Destiny—will look to upset the slightly favored San Fransisco 49ers (-3.5) en route to a second Super Bowl championship in the team's history. Watch the game on CBS. The Super Bowl pre-game Kick Off Show starts at 6 p.m. Trying to get an earlier fix on all the February football frenzy? Tune into CBS starting at 11 a.m. for Road to the Super Bowl, NFL Films' annual season review. Then, skip the huddle and go right into Let the Good Times Roll, where we'll take a closer look at New Orleans, the Crescent City, "offering a look at its people, music, traditions and love of football," …
Friday, February 1, 2013
On the final Purple Friday before Super Bowl XLVII, employees are dressed in purple and Dundalk businesses have plenty of Ravens memorabilia.
The ultimate of Purple Fridays has arrived and Dundalkians are embracing the purple and black in style as the Ravens prepare to face the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII on Sunday. Businesses are decorated with Baltimore Ravens colors, employees are wearing the jerseys of their favorite players and retailers that stock Ravens memorabilia are enjoying the cash register action. Is your office celebrating Super Purple Friday? Add your pictures to this gallery by clicking in the "upload photos and videos" buttons. Sign up for breaking news alerts and a daily email newsleter from Dundalk Patch. Follow Dundalk Patch on Facebook and Twitter.
Joe W. Cristy is in New Orleans for the weekend and will post photos on Dundalk Patch throughout the weekend as he cheers on the Ravens to Super Bowl XLVII victory!
Dundalk native Joe W. Cristy is a lifelong sports fan and athlete. The 1994 Archbishop Curley High School graduate played soccer and baseball for the Friars and then was recruited to play baseball at High Point University in North Carolina. "I played for High Point for four years and was named captain my senior year," Cristy said Thursday. He even managed to blend sports into his job at High Point, where he's worked nearly the entire time since he earned his degree in 1998. Cristy is the director of recruitment for undergraduate students—he works with high school seniors as they decide where to attend college. He also works as the athletic liaison, helping student athletes with their paperwork, and serves as the public address announcer …