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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| July 11, 2024 | 0 Comments

First Thursday, O’s vs. the Cubs and Yankees, BSO, Flicks From the Hill, TailGOAT, Janet Jackson, Riverside Summer Concert, outdoor fitness, farmers markets, and much more!

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48,000 Sq. Ft. Federal Hill Office Building Hits the Market for $5 Million

48,000 Sq. Ft. Federal Hill Office Building Hits the Market for $5 Million

| July 11, 2024 | 0 Comments

A 48,000 sq. ft. office building at 814 Light St. in Federal Hill has hit the market for $5 million. The two-story brick building, which sits in the heart of Federal Hill at Light St. and E. Henrietta St. just two blocks from the Inner Harbor, was constructed in 1986. It was previously occupied by Salvation Army and served as the organization’s Central Maryland headquarters.

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South Baltimore Little League Wins Four Baseball District Championships

South Baltimore Little League Wins Four Baseball District Championships

| July 10, 2024 | 0 Comments

For the first time in the organization’s 67-year history, South Baltimore Little League (SBLL) has won four District 4 Baseball Championships in one season. SBLL won 8-10 Year Old Baseball, 9-11 Year Old Baseball, 10-12  Year Old Baseball, and 11-13 Year Old Intermediate Baseball region championships.

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South Baltimore Little League Hosting the 9-11 Year Old Baseball State Championship Tournament, Beginning Saturday

South Baltimore Little League Hosting the 9-11 Year Old Baseball State Championship Tournament, Beginning Saturday

| July 10, 2024 | 0 Comments

For the first time in five years, a Maryland Little League State Tournament will be hosted at South Baltimore Little League (SBLL) in Locust Point. The baseball facility at 1101 E. Fort Ave. will host the the 9-11 Year Old Baseball State Tournament kicking off this Saturday, July 13th. The tournament will go until July 18th or July 19th.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| July 9, 2024 | 0 Comments

An aggravated assault in Sharp-Leadenhall, three aggravated assaults at the Inner Harbor, three robberies in Pigtown, three robberies in Hollins Market, and burglaries, larcenies, and auto thefts around the area.

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Work to Begin this Week at One Westport Development

Work to Begin this Week at One Westport Development

| July 8, 2024 | 0 Comments

Work will begin this week at the One Westport development in the Westport neighborhood of South Baltimore. The 43-acre development by Stonewall Capital takes place on a 43-acre waterfront parcel on the Middle Branch where redevelopment was first planned in 2004. Stonewall Capital got the land under contract in 2020 and began planning the One […]

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1111 Light Street in Federal Hill Converting Some Office Space to Apartments, Adding Convenience Store

1111 Light Street in Federal Hill Converting Some Office Space to Apartments, Adding Convenience Store

| July 8, 2024 | 0 Comments

The 1111 Light Street apartment, office, and retail complex in Federal Hill is going through some changes as it navigates the current real estate market. The fourth floor of the office building is getting converted to six “loft-style” apartments, and a new convenience store will open in the former 7-Eleven.

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4th of July and Weekend Events Around Baltimore

4th of July and Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| July 3, 2024 | 0 Comments

Justin Timberlake; 4th of July Parades all over the area including two in Federal Hill; Red, White & Zoo; Red, White & Choo-Choo; Hot Dog Eating Contest; Cherry Hill Arts & Music Festival; The Poe Death Exhibit; DMV Sound Festival; Sunset Music at Patterson Park; and much more. Happy 4th of July!

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Coffee Shop ‘Little Wing’ Opens at Baltimore Peninsula

Coffee Shop ‘Little Wing’ Opens at Baltimore Peninsula

| July 2, 2024 | 0 Comments

A 600 sq. ft. coffee shop called Little Wing opened last week in the ROOST Baltimore building at Baltimore Peninsula. Little Wing is the first retail business to open in the five new buildings completed as part of Chapter 1B of the Baltimore Peninsula development.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| July 2, 2024 | 0 Comments

A robbery in Federal Hill, two aggravated assaults in Riverside, a robbery in South Baltimore, two robberies at the Inner Harbor, three robberies in Pigtown, an aggravated assault in Hollins Market, and a robbery in Union Square.

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‘Retrospect Vintage ‘Opens in Federal Hill

‘Retrospect Vintage ‘Opens in Federal Hill

| July 1, 2024 | 0 Comments

Retrospect is owned by MJ Broderick, who has been in the vintage clothes business for five years. He was a partner on a shop in Crofton, MD, has been doing pop-ups and online sales over the past year, and opened Retrospect in April. Broderick’s focus is on sportswear, and Orioles gear is his “bread and butter.”

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32nd Annual Federal Hill 4th of July Parade Next Week

32nd Annual Federal Hill 4th of July Parade Next Week

| June 27, 2024 | 0 Comments

“Design and original float or transform your vehicle, bike, stroller or wagon into an expression of star-spangled spirit!”

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| June 27, 2024 | 0 Comments

O’s/Rangers, Beetlejuice on stage, Pickleball in the Park, Asia in a Bite Food Fest, Donny Osmond, BIG3 Basketball, Dragonboat Challenge, FX Well x Volo bRUNch Fun Run, Sunday in the City, That Girl Lay Lay, Chris Brown, Art Market, lots of live music, outdoor fitness, farmers’ markets, and much more!

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Maryland Science Center Receives $1 Million Gift for Exhibit Renovation and Field Trip Admission

Maryland Science Center Receives $1 Million Gift for Exhibit Renovation and Field Trip Admission

| June 27, 2024 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Science Center is pleased to announce a $1 million gift from The Kahlert Foundation to enhance some of the Science Center’s most important programs, including the relocation of the always-popular Shed makerspace and free field trip admission for Carroll County and Howard County school groups.

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South Baltimore 7 Coalition Opens New Headquarters in Brooklyn

South Baltimore 7 Coalition Opens New Headquarters in Brooklyn

| June 26, 2024 | 0 Comments

Yesterday, the South Baltimore 7 Coalition (SB7) opened its new headquarters at 205 E. Patapsco Ave. in Brooklyn. SB7 renovated a former 2,100 sq. ft. dental office on 7,875 sq. ft. of land into its new office. 

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Video Highlights of Katie Pumphrey’s Swim from Annapolis to Baltimore

Video Highlights of Katie Pumphrey’s Swim from Annapolis to Baltimore

| June 26, 2024 | 0 Comments

Katie Pumphrey swam for more than 16 hours yesterday on the her 24-mile marathon swim from Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis to the Baltimore Inner Harbor Amphitheater. Local media produced some really in-depth video coverage of this record-breaking swim.

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Francis Scott Key Student Wins Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

Francis Scott Key Student Wins Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

| June 25, 2024 | 0 Comments

Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle School (FSK) 7th grade student Atman Patel recently won the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Capital Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge. Patel’s business idea, titled Story Crafters, earned him the top prize among approximately 5,000 total submissions from Maryland, Washington D.C., and Virginia students.

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‘Hooters’ Closes at the Baltimore Inner Harbor

‘Hooters’ Closes at the Baltimore Inner Harbor

| June 25, 2024 | 0 Comments

Hooters at Harborplace in the Inner Harbor is now closed after the company abruptly stopped operations at 40 of its restaurant locations in recent days. Hooters was a tenant of Harborplace for several decades. It changed locations within the Light Street Pavilion in 2018.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| June 25, 2024 | 0 Comments

A robbery in Otterbein, an aggravated assault in Sharp-Leadenhall, a robbery in Federal HIll, five robberies and three aggravated assaults at the Inner Harbor, an aggravated assault in Pigtown, three aggravated assaults and a robbery in Carroll-Camden, an aggravated assault in Union Square, and burglaries, larcenies, and auto thefts around the area.

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Katie Pumphrey Expected to Complete 24-Mile Swim to the Inner Harbor Tuesday Afternoon

Katie Pumphrey Expected to Complete 24-Mile Swim to the Inner Harbor Tuesday Afternoon

| June 24, 2024 | 0 Comments

Artist and Ultra Marathon Open Water Swimmer Katie Pumphrey will participate in a history-making 24-mile “Bay to Baltimore” swim from the Chesapeake Bay Bridge to Harborplace in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on Tuesday, June 25th to celebrate the recently announced milestone of a swimmable Baltimore.

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Outdoor Movies at Federal Hill Park: AVAM’s ‘Flicks from the Hill’ Lineup

Outdoor Movies at Federal Hill Park: AVAM’s ‘Flicks from the Hill’ Lineup

| June 24, 2024 | 0 Comments

AVAM’s free outdoor “under the stars” film series returns for four Thursday nights, starting in July 2024, with free museum admission 5–9 pm.

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South Baltimore Now! Podcast: A Refresh for Federal Hill Main Street

South Baltimore Now! Podcast: A Refresh for Federal Hill Main Street

| June 20, 2024 | 0 Comments

On this episode of the South Baltimore Now! podcast, Kevin and Nate speak with Federal Hill Main Street Executive Director Taylor Schwartz about a recent rebrand for the organization that includes a new website and logo. Schwartz also talks about the role Federal Hill Main Street plays in the business community, the variety of businesses in the neighborhood, and how the organization can help aspiring Federal Hill business owners.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| June 20, 2024 | 0 Comments

Tides & Vibes, Bluegrass Jams, Reggae Rise Up, Euros Watch Party, Taylor Swift for Kids, Orioles Family Fun Fest, Summer Jam, Almost Queen, Tim McGraw, outdoor fitness, farmers’ markets, and much more!

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Restaurants ‘Thai Arroy’ and ‘Homemaid’ Close in Federal Hill

Restaurants ‘Thai Arroy’ and ‘Homemaid’ Close in Federal Hill

| June 20, 2024 | 0 Comments

Federal Hill restaurants Thai Arroy and Homemaid have both closed. Thai Arroy announced the news on its door at the beginning of the month, and Home Maid, which hasn’t been open in recent months, confirmed its closure on its Instagram page.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| June 19, 2024 | 0 Comments

Two aggravated assaults in Sharp-Leadenhall, two aggravated assaults in Federal HIll, two robberies at the Inner Harbor, a robbery in Pigtown, and burglaries, larcenies, and auto thefts around the area.

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Riverside Park Athletic Facilities Now Open: Photo Tour

Riverside Park Athletic Facilities Now Open: Photo Tour

| June 19, 2024 | 0 Comments

This project, which has been delayed several times, was originally slated to start in 2014. Construction starting dates were also targeted in 2019 and 2020. Environmental assessments began on this project in early 2020.

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CHX and Easy Like Sunday Open at McHenry Row in Locust Point

CHX and Easy Like Sunday Open at McHenry Row in Locust Point

| June 19, 2024 | 0 Comments

McHenry Row in Locust Point now has two new restaurants as CHX and Easy Like Sunday opened last week. CHX takes over a space at 1724 Whetstone Way that was formerly Fat Patties and World of Beer in recent years. Easy Like Sunday is now open in the former Iron Rooster space.

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The Ravens Unveil New Purple Helmet

The Ravens Unveil New Purple Helmet

| June 18, 2024 | 0 Comments

For the first time in many years, the Ravens will wear a different helmet starting this coming 2024 season. The Ravens will take a break from their black helmet with the side-profile bird with a “B” logo for one game and wear a purple helmet with the team’s front-facing bird logo. The purple helmet, dubbed ‘Purple Rising,’ will be part of the Ravens ‘Color Rush’ uniforms featuring purple jerseys and pants.

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Tim Moriconi Crab Feast on September 21st at McFaul’s Oyster & Reel

Tim Moriconi Crab Feast on September 21st at McFaul’s Oyster & Reel

| June 18, 2024 | 0 Comments

Join us for Crabs, Pitt Beef/Turkey, Salads & Sides, 2 Open Bars (Beer, Wine and Crushes) and music by Chris Diller. The new location at McFauls Oyster and Reel on the water in Essex will host this year.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| June 13, 2024 | 0 Comments

Fleet Week, The Pines of Rome, Maryland Auto Show, O’s/Phillies, Little Feat, Pickleball Tournament, Kids on the Bay Parade, Checkerspot 6th Anniversary, Whiskey on the Watefrront, Battle of the Bands, Top Gun Maverick outdoors, and much more. Have fun!

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Thomas Johnson Middle School Volleyball Team Wins Conference Championship

Thomas Johnson Middle School Volleyball Team Wins Conference Championship

| June 13, 2024 | 0 Comments

The Thomas Johnson Elementary Middle School (TJEMS) middle school girls volleyball team, the Lions, won the CLN5 conference championship in volleyball this month. The Lions beat Lakeland Elementary/Middle School two sets to zero in the championship match and finished the season 10-0.

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Fort McHenry Channel Reopens at Full Width and Depth

Fort McHenry Channel Reopens at Full Width and Depth

| June 11, 2024 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port has reopened the Fort McHenry Channel to commercial vessel traffic for 24-hour availability. This channel has been fully restored to its original depth of 50-feet, its 700-foot horizontal clearance, and a vertical clearance of 214-feet due to the adjacent BGE powerlines.

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Sparkling Charms Pediatric Dentistry Now Hiring a Dental Assistant

Sparkling Charms Pediatric Dentistry Now Hiring a Dental Assistant

| June 12, 2024 | 0 Comments

Join the Sparkling Charms Team and be part of a community that cherishes the importance of pediatric dental health. We are a premier pediatric dental clinic in Maryland, known for our commitment to providing outstanding dental care to children.

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