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Tuesdays Under 250: Three-Bedroom Pigtown Home with a Two-Car Garage and Custom Wood Finishes

Tuesdays Under 250: Three-Bedroom Pigtown Home with a Two-Car Garage and Custom Wood Finishes

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

This three-bedroom Pigtown home on a 100+ ft. lot features hardwood floors throughout, exposed brick, a high-end kitchen with a breakfast bar, custom reclaimed wood accent walls, built-ins, a backyard, and a two-car garage.

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Redevelopment of Reedbird Park in Cherry Hill to Include a Fitness Center, Turf Stadium, and Dog Park

Redevelopment of Reedbird Park in Cherry Hill to Include a Fitness Center, Turf Stadium, and Dog Park

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

In Recreation & Park’s Master Plan, the park will eventually get four multi-use sports fields, including one with a turf surface; a new fitness and wellness center; a dog park; new basketball courts; a new playground; an extended path system that connects to the Gwynns Falls Trail; fitness pods; plazas; pavilions; a field house; bike racks; and a parking lot.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| August 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Two aggravated assaults in Federal Hill; aggravated assaults in Barre Circle and Union Square; a robbery on Pratt St.; a robbery in Hollins Market; a burglary in Locust Point; and larcenies throughout South Baltimore.

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Smooth New Driving Surface Complete on Hanover Street Bridge

Smooth New Driving Surface Complete on Hanover Street Bridge

| August 20, 2018 | 1 Comments

The long wait is over for a smooth new driving surface on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, which is also known as the Hanover Street Bridge. Over the weekend, the Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) applied a new asphalt surface on top of the bridge’s concrete deck. Check out pictures of the new look bridge.

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267-Unit Apartment Building Planned for the 1800 South Hanover Street in South Baltimore

267-Unit Apartment Building Planned for the 1800 South Hanover Street in South Baltimore

| August 20, 2018 | 1 Comments

Caves Valley Partners is selling what it is calling the northern 40% of the land it assembled at 1800 and 1900 S. Hanover St. to Wood Partners, which is proposing a 267-apartment, 367-parking space building with additional retail.

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Middleton & Meads Relocating from South Baltimore Neighborhood to Carroll-Camden Industrial Area

Middleton & Meads Relocating from South Baltimore Neighborhood to Carroll-Camden Industrial Area

| August 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Middleton & Meads has been repairing trucks, fire equipment, and buses in Baltimore for more than 100 years, and has made its home at 1900 S. Hanover St. in the South Baltimore Neighborhood since 1969. Last year, the company sold its property to developers Caves Valley Partners (CVP) thus expediting a search for its next home.

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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

| August 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Here is a rundown of the open houses this weekend in South Baltimore. Buy a house, stay a while!

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Speed Cameras and a Commercial Vehicle Monitor Coming to South Baltimore Neighborhoods

Speed Cameras and a Commercial Vehicle Monitor Coming to South Baltimore Neighborhoods

| August 17, 2018 | 2 Comments

South Baltimore is getting new speed cameras, as well as a Commercial Vehicle Height Monitoring System, as part of a new Automated Traffic Violation Enforcement System (ATVES) initiative by the Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT).

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34,000 Sq. Ft. Retail Pavilion Proposed For Plaza at 10 East Pratt Street

34,000 Sq. Ft. Retail Pavilion Proposed For Plaza at 10 East Pratt Street

| August 16, 2018 | 1 Comments

COPT is under contract with Baltimore City on the plaza at 10 E. Pratt St. in Downtown. This property sits in front of the Transamerica Tower and stretches from Charles St. to Light St. The real estate company is proposing a 34,000 sq. ft., two-story retail pavilion for the site.

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Catholic Relief Services and the Baltimore Orioles Partner on the 75,000 Meal Challenge on September 9th

Catholic Relief Services and the Baltimore Orioles Partner on the 75,000 Meal Challenge on September 9th

| August 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Catholic Relief Services and the Baltimore Orioles are fighting hunger together and need your help. To celebrate CRS’ 75th anniversary, help us raise enough money to send 75,000 meals to vulnerable people in Burkina Faso, West Africa. Fifty cents a meal can feed 50 people for only $25.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| August 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Summer Block Party at World of Beer, USCGC Eagle New London free public tours, Maryland Folk Metal Fest, Pier Jam, Baltimore Wedding Experience, outdoor movies, outdoor fitness, brewery events, farmers markets, and more fun.

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Former ‘Rachel’ Building and Restaurant Space in Riverside Scheduled for Auction

Former ‘Rachel’ Building and Restaurant Space in Riverside Scheduled for Auction

| August 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Since the mid-2000s, the location has been the home of Soigné, Sly Fox Pub, Ullswater, Tuscan Fresh, Breadbangers, and Rachel.

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Baltimore City Ends Baltimore Bike Share, Announces Expansion of Bird and Lime Scooters and Bikes

Baltimore City Ends Baltimore Bike Share, Announces Expansion of Bird and Lime Scooters and Bikes

| August 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

The new pilot program has issued a permit to allow Bird and Lime to place 1,000 bicycles or scooters on the streets for six months. This comes at no cost to Baltimore City.

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Hanover Street Bridge Scheduled to be Paved This Weekend

Hanover Street Bridge Scheduled to be Paved This Weekend

| August 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) will make its third attempt to resurface the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, also known as the Hanover Street Bridge, this weekend. Two previous attempts were postponed due to rain. The 0.4 mile bridge will be closed beginning on Friday, August 17th at 8pm and will reopen Monday, August 20th at 5am. DOT will also make structural improvements to the bridge this weekend. 

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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

| August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

A new doughnut shop and Mediterranean restaurant for Ridgely’s Delight, another poke restaurant is coming to the area, a former Otterbein Swim Club lifeguard signs with the Chicago Bears, the Carolina Panthers were back in South Baltimore, and a large property in Brooklyn is under contract.

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Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Two-Bedroom Home in Locust Point

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Two-Bedroom Home in Locust Point

| August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

This renovated two-bedroom home features hardwood floors, exposed brick, wainscoting, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, a back patio, and basement storage. 

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Four aggravated assaults and a burglary in Pigtown; additional aggravated assaults in Union Square, Hollins Market, and Stadium Area; a robbery on Pratt St.; and larcenies on the South Baltimore Peninsula.

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Ravens Add Bud Light Touchdown Club to the Field Level of M&T Bank Stadium

Ravens Add Bud Light Touchdown Club to the Field Level of M&T Bank Stadium

| August 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Ravens are currently underway on a $144-million investment in M&T Bank Stadium, but one surprise improvement was also added in this offseason. Last Thursday in the Ravens preseason home opener against the Los Angeles Rams, the team unveiled its new Bud Light Touchdown Club on the field level of eastern end zone. This new 85-person suite takes the place of the bleachers that were used by the Baltimore’s Marching Ravens.

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New Ownership and Menu at Park Bench Pub in Riverside

New Ownership and Menu at Park Bench Pub in Riverside

| August 13, 2018 | 1 Comments

Roasted meats, Trenton Pork Roll, seared tuna, homemade ice cream, local beers, and speciality cocktails now available at this neighborhood spot on Belt Street.

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Baltimore Museum of Industry Asking Neighbors to Pick a New Color for Its 100-Foot Crane

Baltimore Museum of Industry Asking Neighbors to Pick a New Color for Its 100-Foot Crane

| August 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Built in 1942 and dubbed a “whirley crane” for its ability to turn 360 degrees, this Bethlehem Steel Clyde Model 17 DE 90 crane was instrumental in Bethlehem Steel’s prolific World War II shipbuilding effort

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Riverside Park Pool Opens Today, August 11th

Riverside Park Pool Opens Today, August 11th

| August 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

The long wait for the Riverside Park Pool is over as it will open for the first time this summer today at 12pm. There will be free admission to the pool on Saturday and  Sunday.

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Mid-Week Listing: 1,454 sq. ft. Federal Hill Home with Original Details and Great Views

Mid-Week Listing: 1,454 sq. ft. Federal Hill Home with Original Details and Great Views

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Spacious Federal Hill home featuring original wood floors, exposed brick, separate living room & dining room, crown molding, and gorgeous kitchen with stainless appliances & granite counters. Enjoy the convenience of a 1st floor 1/2 bath, laundry room and fenced rear patio. 2nd level offers the privacy of 2 master suites with generous closet space and easy access to roof deck with amazing city views.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Robberies in Ridgely’s Delight, Barre Circle, and Pigtown; a murder in Pigtown; two stolen cars on the South Baltimore Peninsula; and larcenies around the area.

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Stoop Night This Evening on the South Baltimore Peninsula for National Night Out

Stoop Night This Evening on the South Baltimore Peninsula for National Night Out

| August 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

National Night Out 2018 is coming up, and you’re invited to spend the evening on your stoops with neighbors. Order pizzas, plan a potluck with your block, break out the cornhole boards, or just sit out and enjoy the evening air, offering a smile and a hello to anyone passing by.

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YMCA to Open at Former Cardinal Gibbons High School

YMCA to Open at Former Cardinal Gibbons High School

| August 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Once the $6 million required to build the new facility is raised, the Y will complete an adaptive reuse of the former Cardinal Gibbons High School gymnasium and Fine Arts Building as a centerpiece of Saint Agnes Hospital’s 32-acre Gibbons Commons mixed-use development.

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Wheelhouse Construction in Full Swing in Federal Hill

Wheelhouse Construction in Full Swing in Federal Hill

| August 6, 2018 | 1 Comments

Construction is now in full swing at Wheelhouse in Federal Hill. The project replaces a former parking lot and 4,022 sq. ft. building that included a storefront, apartment, and a long-vacant auto body shop at 1100-1106 S. Charles St.  The building was demolished in March. The site, which is across from Cross Street Market, also faces Cross St. and Olive St.

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Attention Baltimore Landlords- NEW RENTAL INSPECTION GUIDELINES

Attention Baltimore Landlords- NEW RENTAL INSPECTION GUIDELINES

| August 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

A new law took effect on August 1st, requiring all Baltimore City rental properties, single family as well as multi-family dwellings, to be licensed to operate as a rental by January 1, 2019.

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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

| August 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

36 open houses this weekend in South Baltimore ranging from $168,000 to $950,000. Tour some homes, buy a house, stay a while!

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Renovations, Openings, and Closings Highlight Recent Changes at Harborplace at the Inner Harbor

Renovations, Openings, and Closings Highlight Recent Changes at Harborplace at the Inner Harbor

| August 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Ashkenazy Acquisition Corporation took over Harborplace at the Inner Harbor in 2013 and began renovations to the Light Street and Pratt Street Pavilions last year. Changes are now starting to take shape at the shopping and dining attraction.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| August 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Flicks from the Hill, Fundraiser for Capital Gazette, the Ravens are back, Ray Lewis is heading to the Hall of Fame, Baltimore Pizza Festival, Fort McHenry Crab Feast, First Thursday, Patterson Park Concert, outdoor fitness, brewery events, farmers markets, and more fun.

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Mid-Week Listing: New Construction Home with a Garage on Fort Avenue

Mid-Week Listing: New Construction Home with a Garage on Fort Avenue

| August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

This approximately 2,500 sq. ft. new construction Federal Hill home features hardwood and polished concrete floors, exposed duct work, custom steel railings, a large high-end kitchen with an island, crown molding, large bedrooms, large luxury bathrooms with reclaimed wood vanities, a third-story entertaining space, and a rooftop deck.

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Update: Hanover Street Bridge Resurfacing Project Postponed Again

Update: Hanover Street Bridge Resurfacing Project Postponed Again

| August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Drivers in the area will have to wait a little bit longer for a smoother driving surface on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, which is also known as the Hanover Street Bridge, as this weekend’s scheduled resurfacing has been postponed due to the possibility of inclement weather. The Baltimore City The Department of Transportation (DOT) is working to reschedule the project. 

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Leadenhall Community Outreach Center Opens in Sharp-Leadenhall

Leadenhall Community Outreach Center Opens in Sharp-Leadenhall

| August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

The ribbon was cut this week on the Leadenhall Community Outreach Center in Sharp-Leadenhall. The $1,050,000 community center was built over the last eight months on a formerly vacant lot next to Leadenhall Baptist Church at 1021 Leadenhall St. The center is part of Caves Valley Partners (CVP) $300-million Stadium Square redevelopment project.

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