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Q&A With the Baltimore Men’s Rowing Club

Q&A With the Baltimore Men’s Rowing Club

SouthBMore.com caught up with Chris O’Keefe of the Baltimore Men’s Rowing Club which rows out of Middle Branch Park. The team recently competed in the 5,000-meter course at the Head of Charles regatta in Boston where they competed against the likes of Harvard, Boston University, George Washington University, and other clubs and colleges from around the world.

| November 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Vote for the Finals of SouthBMore’s Best!

Vote for the Finals of SouthBMore’s Best!

The selections receiving the most votes during the multiple choice round will be crowned SouthBMore’s Best. All winners will be announced at SouthBMore’s Best Bash on Thursday, September 14th from 7pm to 10pm at Little Havana.

| August 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Healthy Harbor Report Card Shows Water Off Fort McHenry is Swimmable 89% of the Time

Healthy Harbor Report Card Shows Water Off Fort McHenry is Swimmable 89% of the Time

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore’s Healthy Harbor Initiative, in partnership with Blue Water Baltimore, recently released the 2016 Healthy Harbor Report Card. While the overall grades for the water quality of the harbor remain poor, there are some improvements as well as some interesting results.

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

GBC concerned about a cutback to police budget, a large property hits the market, the carousel leaves the Inner Harbor, a former Digital Harbor student signs with Under Armour, drinking beer to help blue crabs, a McHenry Row team up, and big growth at the Port of Baltimore.

| May 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Created as Benefits District to Manage Casino Impact Grants

South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Created as Benefits District to Manage Casino Impact Grants

With an expected yearly budget of $7 million, the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership will focus on community development and revitalization, environmental sustainability, and health and wellness in neighborhoods near Horseshoe Casino Baltimore.

| April 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Meeting the Team of Veterans Running Baltimore BikeShare

Meeting the Team of Veterans Running Baltimore BikeShare

The Corps Logistics’ team is comprised of 12 employees from The Baltimore Station. “Helping homeless veterans is the most rewarding thing,” said Duffney. “I want them to know they are loved and cared for. Over the years so many people have offered to help them and have let them down.”

| February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Updates Provided at Public Meeting about the Condition – and Future – of the Hanover Street Bridge

Updates Provided at Public Meeting about the Condition – and Future – of the Hanover Street Bridge

The Hanover Street Corridor Study, which is examining the condition and use of the 1.4 mile stretch of Hanover St. from Wells St. in South Baltimore to Reedbird Ave. in Cherry Hill, is currently underway. The $1.8 million study is funded by a $1.1 million federal TIGER Grant and $700,000 from Baltimore City.

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Affordable Housing and Local Hiring at Port Covington Highlight New MOU with Baltimore City

Affordable Housing and Local Hiring at Port Covington Highlight New MOU with Baltimore City

Last Thursday, executives from Sagamore Development (Under Armour Founder and CEO Kevin Plank’s real estate company), Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, City Council members, and local activists gathered at City Garage in South Baltimore to announce a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Sagamore and the City of Baltimore for the 260-acre Port Covington redevelopment project.

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

An update on DiPasquale’s, renovations to begin at Harborplace, closings in Federal Hill, new jobs in Morrell Park, and a restaurant begins construction.

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Kevin Plank’s Sagamore Ventures Taking Over Baltimore Water Taxi Services

Kevin Plank’s Sagamore Ventures Taking Over Baltimore Water Taxi Services

The first new boat will be in service later this year, custom-built in Baltimore by MAPC, a maritime design and manufacturing company located near the South Baltimore neighborhood of Brooklyn that will hire 30 new welders and craftsmen thanks to this deal.

| August 16, 2016 | 3 Comments
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Port Covington Master Plan Receives Unanimous Approval from Planning Commission

Port Covington Master Plan Receives Unanimous Approval from Planning Commission

The Baltimore City Planning Department’s Planning Commission voted unanimously to approve the 260-acre Sagamore Development Master Plan last evening. This follows the recommendation by the staff of the Planning Department to approve the plan.

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Port Covington Master Plan Receives Overwhelming Support at Public Hearing

Port Covington Master Plan Receives Overwhelming Support at Public Hearing

Sagamore Development’s Port Covington Master Plan received overwhelming support on Wednesday at its Presentation and Public Testimony at the Baltimore City Planning Department.

| June 3, 2016 | 2 Comments
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Breaking Down the Financial Details of Port Covington: TIF, Infrastructure, Paths, and Parks

Breaking Down the Financial Details of Port Covington: TIF, Infrastructure, Paths, and Parks

Described as one of the “largest urban renewal projects in America,” Sagamore Development’s 266-acre Port Covington Master Plan on the South Baltimore Peninsula will require many infrastructure improvements to achieve its full build-out which is expected to take more than 20 years.

| May 18, 2016 | 6 Comments
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The Biggest South Baltimore Stories of 2015

The Biggest South Baltimore Stories of 2015

A transformation of Port Covington begins, lots of new homes, retail spaces filling up, a new vision for Cross Street Market, a reboot for the Inner Harbor, office market movement.

| January 4, 2016 | 2 Comments
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Check Out This South Baltimore Drone Video

Check Out This South Baltimore Drone Video

Check out this awesome drone video on YouTube, titled “I Love 21230,” produced by Upper Chesapeake Insurance Agency. The video features great shots of South Baltimore’s parks, waterfronts, bridges, cruise ships, buildings, and just about everything you can think of on the peninsula.

| December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
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SouthBMore’s Best 2015

SouthBMore’s Best 2015

SouthBMore’s Best 2015, SouthBMore.com’s inaugural competition and celebration of the best of South Baltimore, kicks off today. Readers will vote in 30 different categories and select the best restaurants, businesses, foods, drinks, attractions, and professionals in South Baltimore.

| August 4, 2015 | 3 Comments
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South Baltimore Photo of the Week Gallery

South Baltimore Photo of the Week Gallery

Check out some amazing shots of South Baltimore that have been featured on SouthBMore.com’s Photo of the Week in our eNewsletter and on our Facebook page.

| May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
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