Episode 15 of the Rise of Charm City explores the history of Baltimore's LGBTQ+ communities. 

Baltimore City skyline.
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Julius White has the local news: there will be a public meeting tonight in Lutherville to debate a controversial new church building; state officials will miss the October 1 deadline to publish fracking regulations; Baltimore city police are looking for a suspect who shot and killed Crystal Edmonds, a transgender woman, in northwest Baltimore.

Baltimore pride 2008.
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A digest of Baltimore news from local sources.

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Guest host Kalima Young reflects on the mass shooting at a Latin night at a gay nightclub, Pulse, in Orlando, Florida.