News in brief

Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition
Ray Kelly, director of the No Boundaries Coalition in West Baltimore welcomes residence to the annual National Night Out event across from St. Peter Claver and St. Puis V Church August 8. (Kevin J. Parks/CR Staff)

No Boundaries Coalition awarded 2018 Peace Award

Pax Christi International, leader of the global Catholic peace movement, has named the No Boundaries Coalition the recipient of its 2018 Peace Award. Director Ray Kelly, chief operating officer Ashiah Parker, and the entire No Boundaries Coalition will be recognized at a ceremony at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Cathedral St. on Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. A reception will follow at St. Peter Claver Church from 8:30-10 p.m.
Read more about Ray Kelly and the work of No Boundaries Coalition at the Archdiocese of Baltimore website.

Save the Date for Festival on the Hill Oct. 13

Bolton Hill Nursery will once again be hosting one of Bolton Hill’s most cherished traditions, Festival on the Hill, on Saturday, Oct. 13. This annual event brings together residents, neighborhood institutions, and local non-profits in celebration of the community we share.

Midtown meeting 10/3/18
Midtown Development Corp’s fall meeting takes place Oct. 3.

Become a Midtown board member!

Four at-large board members will be elected at the Midtown Development Corporation’s 2018 Fall Town Hall Meeting on Oct. 3. Interested candidates should send bios to by September 7, 5 p,m.
For complete eligibility rules, visit the Midtown website.
Rachel Indek is currently the Bolton Hill at-large Midtown community representative, and has graciously agreed to continue in this role if elected to do so.