On the Radio: Making light of Baltimore

Marvin Bond

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital.

Week of April 2: Charm City is transformed into Light City for nine days of light displays and video projections(March 31-April 8).

According to a 1995 article in The Baltimore Sun, the moniker “Charm City” dates back to 1975, when a group of advertising executives came up with it in response to a call by Mayor William Donald Schaefer to enhance the city’s image.

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