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Photos of Pizza Demonstration with Giada De Laurentiis and Baltimore City Students

Photos of Pizza Demonstration with Giada De Laurentiis and Baltimore City Students

| April 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Giada De Laurentiis hosted a pizza party and cooking demonstration today with students from Baltimore City’s Harford Heights Elementary School. The event was held to celebrate that patrons under 21 are now allowed at De Laurentiis’ restaurant GDL Italian by Giada at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| April 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

A fun weekend of events including the FedHill Crushfest Block party. It will be a day full of fun for all ages with live music, food trucks, beer, wine, and $7 crushes in 7 flavors! Additional events include Reels & Rosé, Bike Party, Baltimore Brigade football, Charm City Bluegrass Festival, Ravens Draft Fest, Fells Point Maritime Festival, FastionEASTa, Sagamore Spirit’s Two Year Anniversary, Pawject Runway, Feed More B’More, Sunday Sounds at Union Square Park, and so much more.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| April 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

A stolen car in Ridgely’s Delight; a robbery in Barre Circle; an assault in Federal Hill; two robberies at the Inner Harbor; a robbery in Port Covington; a shooting, an assault, two robberies, and a drug arrest in Pigtown; four robberies and two assaults in Carroll-Camden; and an assault in Hollins Market.

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Mayor Pugh’s ‘2 Chic Boutique’ Closes in Pigtown

Mayor Pugh’s ‘2 Chic Boutique’ Closes in Pigtown

| April 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Consignment shop 2 Chic Boutique has closed at 761 Washington Blvd. on Pigtown Main Street. The boutique, which opened more than seven years, was owned by Baltimore City Mayor Catherine Pugh, Baltimore City Comptroller Joan Pratt, and Baltimore City Director of External Relations Afra Vance-White.

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Sunday Concerts at Union Square Park Begin This Weekend

Sunday Concerts at Union Square Park Begin This Weekend

| April 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

The “Sunday Sounds in the Park” concert series is taking place again this year at Union Square Park. The concerts take place from 4pm to 7pm on the last Sunday of the month from April through October. The concert series is a joint program of the Union Square Association and the SoWeBo Music Series.

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Mid-Week Listing: Extra-Wide Federal Hill Home with Custom Finishes, Bonus Spaces, and Parking

Mid-Week Listing: Extra-Wide Federal Hill Home with Custom Finishes, Bonus Spaces, and Parking

| April 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Extra-Wide Federal Hill Rowhome featuring 2 large master suites, finished lower level, 3rd floor party room, roof top deck, and off-street parking! The main level offers an open floor plan with lots of natural light, a custom staircase, hardwood floors, and exposed brick. The kitchen includes granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, and a walk-in pantry.

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Tuesday’s Under 250: Renovated South Baltimore Rowhome with Multi-Car Parking

Tuesday’s Under 250: Renovated South Baltimore Rowhome with Multi-Car Parking

| April 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

This renovated two-bedroom rowhome in South Baltimore features an open main level with hardwood floors, exposed brick, reclaimed wood, and a high-end kitchen; a large first-level bathroom; two second-story bedrooms; basement storage; and a multi-car parking pad.

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‘Pizza di Joey,’ ‘Old Line Cocktail and Wine Bar,’ and ‘Gangster Vegan Organics’ Coming to Cross Street Market

‘Pizza di Joey,’ ‘Old Line Cocktail and Wine Bar,’ and ‘Gangster Vegan Organics’ Coming to Cross Street Market

| April 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Cross Street Market developer Caves Valley Partners (CVP) and its leasing team at CANAdev announced three new tenants today for the soon-to-reopen market. These tenants include Pizza di Joey, Old Line Cocktail and Wine Bar, and Gangster Vegan Organics. All three are expected to open in early-summer.

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Under Armour Donates $250,000 to Baltimore City School Facility Enhancements

Under Armour Donates $250,000 to Baltimore City School Facility Enhancements

| April 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Under Armour announced today a gift of $250,000 in grants to support Baltimore City schools’ facility enhancements in 2019 – the second half of a $500,000 commitment over the last two years.

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Setup for American Ninja Warrior Begins at Rash Field

Setup for American Ninja Warrior Begins at Rash Field

| April 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Setup for NBC’s “American Ninja Warrior” has started at the Inner Harbor’s Rash Field. Filming will take place on April 28th and April 29th. American Ninja Warrior previously filmed in Baltimore in 2013.

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Hampden Thai Restaurant ‘Bodhi Corner’ Opening a Second Location on Light Street in Federal Hill

Hampden Thai Restaurant ‘Bodhi Corner’ Opening a Second Location on Light Street in Federal Hill

| April 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

The team of Nikki Stevens and Jack Wongchalee of Bodhi Corner in Hampden are opening a second Baltimore restaurant at the former home of Liv2Eat and In Bloom at 1444 Light St. in Federal Hill. The new Thai restaurant will be called Bodhi in Federal Hill.

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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

| April 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

25 open houses this Saturday in Federal Hill, HarborView, Pigtown, and Locust Point. Buy a house, stay a while!

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Touring Checkerspot Brewing Company’s New Two-Story Addition

Touring Checkerspot Brewing Company’s New Two-Story Addition

| April 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Checkerspot Brewing Company is a lot bigger now that the second phase of construction is now complete at the South Baltimore brewery. Checkerspot, located at 175 West Ostend St., will host the grand opening of its new two-story addition on May 4th.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| April 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Diamondback Brewing Company’s Greener Fest is this Saturday featuring beer releases, local food pop-ups, and live music. This weekend also includes Federal Hill Park Egg Hunt, Zoolander Interactive Moving Night, Charm City Smoke Fest, Taco Wars, Pigtown Flea Market, farmers’ markets, outdoor fitness, and more.

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Facade Improvements Underway on Pigtown Main Street Using $100,000 State Grant

Facade Improvements Underway on Pigtown Main Street Using $100,000 State Grant

| April 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

New facades, new signs, new awnings, new murals, new lighting, new paint jobs along Washington Blvd. Plus, business update along Pigtown Main Street.

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Mid-Week Listing: Renovated End-of-Group Rowhome with High-End Finishes Near Riverside Park

Mid-Week Listing: Renovated End-of-Group Rowhome with High-End Finishes Near Riverside Park

| April 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Welcome home! This end of group townhome with great curb appeal has modern finishes, high end upgrades and almost 1600 sq feet of beautiful living. Stainless steel appliances, custom backsplash, granite countertops, and breakfast bar are just the beginning!

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A Rundown of the Eight Buildings Presented for Chapter 1 of the Port Covington Redevelopment

A Rundown of the Eight Buildings Presented for Chapter 1 of the Port Covington Redevelopment

| April 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

The eight buildings proposed will total approximately 1,142,100 sq. ft. with 403,000 sq. ft. of office space, 166,885 sq. ft. of retail space, and 548 apartments on five city blocks. All five blocks will be created on the grass lot and parking lots surrounding The Baltimore Sun’s Sun Park. The blocks are across E. Cromwell St. from the already-completed Sagamore Spirit Distillery.

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Atlas Restaurant Group in Lease Negotiations for a Crab House, Seafood Tavern, and Seafood Market at Cross Street Market

Atlas Restaurant Group in Lease Negotiations for a Crab House, Seafood Tavern, and Seafood Market at Cross Street Market

| April 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Atlas owns Harbor East restaurants Ouzo Bay, Azumi, Loch Bar, The Elk Room, Italian Disco, Bygone, Harbor East Delicatessen, and The Lollipop. Maximón and Ouzo Beach are coming soon to Harbor East and The Choptank is taking over a space in the South Broadway Market in Fells Point. Atlas has additional restaurants outside of Baltimore.

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Tuesdays Under 250: Spacious Two-Bedroom Rowhome on Quiet Federal Hill Block

Tuesdays Under 250: Spacious Two-Bedroom Rowhome on Quiet Federal Hill Block

| April 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

This two-bedroom rowhome on a quiet Federal Hill block features hardwood floors throughout, exposed brick, a large dining room, stainless steel appliances, a skylight, and a fenced backyard.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| April 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

An aggravated assault in Federal Hill, two aggravated assaults at the Inner Harbor, four burglaries on the South Baltimore Peninsula, two robberies in Pigtown, and a stolen auto in Union Square.

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Million Dollar Monday: 4,810 sq. ft. Locust Point Store Converted into a Luxury Home

Million Dollar Monday: 4,810 sq. ft. Locust Point Store Converted into a Luxury Home

| April 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

This 4,810 sq. ft. former store was renovated into a four-bedroom, four-bathroom luxury home. It features a two-story living room, columns, exposed brick, stone fireplaces, custom molding and built-ins, an icebox from 1938, a large kitchen, spacious bedrooms, high-end bathrooms, a large rooftop deck with shade structures, and a two-car garage.

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Port of Baltimore Sets Cargo Record in 2018

Port of Baltimore Sets Cargo Record in 2018

| April 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

A record 43 million tons of international cargo was handled last year by the combined state-owned public and the privately-owned marine terminals at the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore, breaking the previous high mark of 40.9 million tons that stood for 44 years.

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Weekend Traffic Modifications for the Sole of the City 10k Run and a Covington Street Crane Lift

Weekend Traffic Modifications for the Sole of the City 10k Run and a Covington Street Crane Lift

| April 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the traffic modifications in effect for the Sole of the City 10K Run.  The event will be held this Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

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Mixed-Use Building with a Parking Garage, Grocery Store, and Apartments Planned for Port Covington

Mixed-Use Building with a Parking Garage, Grocery Store, and Apartments Planned for Port Covington

| April 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

E1 is planned to have 1,400 parking spaces; a first-floor grocery store up to 48,000 sq. ft.; up to 16,000 sq. ft. of first-floor flex spaces which could be used for residential, offices, or retail; up to 20,000 sq. ft. of first-floor retail; and 150,000 to 170,000 sq. ft. of apartments on the upper floors totaling 150 to 158 units.

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233,000 Sq. Ft. Office Building Planned for Cromwell Street in Port Covington

233,000 Sq. Ft. Office Building Planned for Cromwell Street in Port Covington

| April 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Representatives from Weller Development presented plans today for an eight-story, 233,000 sq. ft. office building along E. Cromwell St. in Port Covington to Baltimore City Planning Department’s Urban Design & Architecture Advisory Panel (UDAAP). This office building is one of eight new buildings that have been presented to UDAAP for the first phase of Chapter 1 in the 235-acre, $5.5 billion, multi-decade Port Covington Development by The Port Covington Development Team.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| April 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Food Truck Week, Porgy and Bess, Sole of the City 10k, Rally in the Alley, Hampden Sidewalk Sale, Trevor Noah, Jim Jeffries, Bulldog Day, college lacrosse, brewery events, farmers markets, outdoor fitness, and more fun. Enjoy!

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Views From the Top Floors of 44-Story ‘414 Light Street’ in the Inner Harbor

Views From the Top Floors of 44-Story ‘414 Light Street’ in the Inner Harbor

| April 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Yesterday, the Questar team hosted a reveal event for the penthouse units at 414 Light Street, a 44-story apartment and retail tower at the Inner Harbor. Apartments on the 42nd and 43rd floor range in size from 1,005 sq. ft. to 1,830 sq. ft. and range in price from $4,460/month to $7,980/month.

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Mid-Week Listing: Charming Two-Bedroom Rowhome in Locust Point with Two-Car Parking

Mid-Week Listing: Charming Two-Bedroom Rowhome in Locust Point with Two-Car Parking

| April 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Wonderfully updated Locust Point rowhome with easy off-street parking for TWO cars! This move-in ready home offers functionality and charm. The main level living room and dining room are highlighted with exposed brick and new light fixtures. The kitchen is open to the dining room and offers excellent counter space and stainless steel appliances.

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90,000 Sq. Ft. ExtraSpace Storage Facility Planned for 1900 South Charles Street

90,000 Sq. Ft. ExtraSpace Storage Facility Planned for 1900 South Charles Street

| April 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Premier Storage Investors (PSI) presented a plan for a 90,000 sq. ft. ExtraSpace Storage facility at 1900 S. Charles St. last night at the South Baltimore Neighborhood Association (SBNA) general membership meeting. ExtraSpace Storage would take the place of a one-story warehouse and grass lot that is currently occupied by pipe, fitting, valve, and gauge business Pratt Thompson Company.

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Tuesdays Under 250: Federal Hill Corner Unit Condo with Vaulted Ceilings for $150,000

Tuesdays Under 250: Federal Hill Corner Unit Condo with Vaulted Ceilings for $150,000

| April 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

This one-bedroom condo in Federal Hill is just a block from the Inner Harbor. It features tall vaulted ceilings with skylights, hardwood floors, a remodeled kitchen with granite countertops, French balconies, and a renovated bathroom.

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Federal Hill Retail Building Going to Auction

Federal Hill Retail Building Going to Auction

| April 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

Caves Valley Partners (CVP) is offering its retail building at 1200 S. Hanover St. in Federal Hill for sale at a JHL Auctioneers auction on April 25th at 1pm. The building is fully leased with tenants including Papa John’s, Federal Hill Laundromat, and the USPS South Baltimore post office.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| April 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

A carjacking and a robbery in Ridgely’s Delight; three armed robberies and an aggravated assault in Pigtown; a robbery near the Inner Harbor; a burglary in SBNA; and a burglary in Union Square.

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Million Dollar Monday: 3,290 Sq. Ft. Detached Home in Otterbein with Multiple Bonus Spaces

Million Dollar Monday: 3,290 Sq. Ft. Detached Home in Otterbein with Multiple Bonus Spaces

| April 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

This detached three-bedroom home in Otterbein has a gated courtyard entrance; hardwood floors; fireplaces, vaulted ceilings; multiple bonus rooms set up for an office, workout room, and living room; granite countertops; stainless steel appliances; and a brick patio.

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