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Tuesday’s Under 250: Three-Bedroom Home with Historic Character on William Street

Tuesday’s Under 250: Three-Bedroom Home with Historic Character on William Street

| May 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

This Federal Hill home built in 1875 has four finished levels and three bedrooms. It features fireplaces, exposed brick, exposed beams, and custom trim.

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An Improved Riverside Park Pool Opens This Saturday

An Improved Riverside Park Pool Opens This Saturday

| May 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

The swim season is already off to a much different start for Riverside Park Pool this year. Last year, due to a gate valve failure that led to electrical damage, the pool didn’t open until August 11th. This year the pool will open almost three months earlier and visitors will notice several new improvements thanks to a $49,500 grant from the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP) and a volunteer effort

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| May 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

A shooting on Hanover St. in Sharp-Leadenhall; a robbery on Key Hwy.; aggravated assaults in Locust Point, Inner Harbor, and Union Square; a robbery in Carroll-Camden; and larcenies around the area.

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10-Story, 333,000 Sq. Ft. Office and Biotech Building Planned for Martin Luther King Boulevard

10-Story, 333,000 Sq. Ft. Office and Biotech Building Planned for Martin Luther King Boulevard

| May 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

A $200 million building will make the corner of MLK Blvd. and W. Baltimore St. look a lot different. Learn about this project and get an update on the University of Maryland BioPark.

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Free Outdoor Fitness Classes Begin This Week at the Inner Harbor

Free Outdoor Fitness Classes Begin This Week at the Inner Harbor

| May 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

“With the addition of two weeknights and a few family-friendly classes this summer, we’re aiming to make the series accessible and approachable for all, regardless of skill level or age,” said Laurie Schwartz, president of Waterfront Partnership.

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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

| May 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Here is a rundown of the 43 open houses this weekend in Locust Point, Riverside, Federal Hill, and Pigtown. Buy a house, stay a while!

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Up to 100,000 Sq. Ft. of Office Space Available for Lease at the National Federation of the Blind Building

Up to 100,000 Sq. Ft. of Office Space Available for Lease at the National Federation of the Blind Building

| May 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Spaces for lease are available along the Johnson St. and  E. Wells St. entrances to the complex. A new entrance is also being conceptualized on E. Barney St. to access additional office space for lease. NFB President Riccobono told SouthBMore.com about 40,000 sq. ft. is immediately available.

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National Federation of the Blind Adding New Sleeping Rooms and a Fitness Facility

National Federation of the Blind Adding New Sleeping Rooms and a Fitness Facility

| May 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

National Federation of the Blind (NFB), which has been headquartered at 200 E. Wells St. in Riverside for 40 years, is taking on a “multi-million dollar” renovation project to remodel some of the first spaces the company moved into. NFB is adding new sleeping rooms and a fitness facility to the 16,000 sq. ft. fourth floor of its Barney Street Wing.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| May 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Race to Preakness events, Black Eyed Susan Day, Preakness, Screw Cancer Brew Hope, Jerry Seinfeld, Craft Beer Fest, MICA ArtWalk, Strawberry Festival, Mac and Cheese Festival, Pigtown Flea Market, Volunteer Day at Riverside Pool, Whiskey on the Waterfront, oyster gardening, cleanups, outdoor fitness, farmers markets, live music, and more fun. Enjoy!

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SouthBMore.com Founder and Publisher Talks About Port Covington and Cross Street Market on The Brett Hollander Show Podcast

SouthBMore.com Founder and Publisher Talks About Port Covington and Cross Street Market on The Brett Hollander Show Podcast

| May 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

SouthBMore.com Founder and Publisher Kevin Lynch was featured on WBAL’s The Brett Hollander Show podcast yesterday discussing the groundbreaking of Chapter 1 of Port Covington and the history of the site, as well as the opening of the Cross Street Market.

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Former Post Office Demolished to Make Way for Offices and Apartments

Former Post Office Demolished to Make Way for Offices and Apartments

| May 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

The former USPS South Station post office at 1220 Race St. has been demolished to make way for new development. The post office moved to a 1,200 sq. ft. space at 1200 S. Hanover St. on February 4th.

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Tuesdays Under 250: Two-Bedroom, Two-Bathroom Home Near Riverside Park

Tuesdays Under 250: Two-Bedroom, Two-Bathroom Home Near Riverside Park

| May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

This home is less than two blocks from Riverside Park and features hardwood floors, exposed brick, a large kitchen with high-end finishes, tiles bathrooms, a back patio, a second-story deck, and a finished basement. 

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Two stolen cars in Union Square; an aggravated assault in Carroll-Camden; and larcenies around the area.

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Cross Street Market’s Opening Delayed by Ransomware Attack on City of Baltimore Computers

Cross Street Market’s Opening Delayed by Ransomware Attack on City of Baltimore Computers

| May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Cross Street Market was hoping to reopen yesterday with legacy vendors Fenwick Choice Meats and Steve’s Lunch, but the tenants were unable to get their Use and Occupancy Permits and final inspections because of a ransomware attack on the City of Baltimore’s computer system.

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100-Plus Members of Baltimore’s Tourism Industry Clean Green Space on Hanover Street

100-Plus Members of Baltimore’s Tourism Industry Clean Green Space on Hanover Street

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Volunteers from Baltimore’s tourism industry completed a cleanup on Wednesday of the “South Baltimore Gateway at Potee & S Hanover Streets / Middle Branch Trailhead” at 3001 S. Hanover St. The large green space sits between MedStar Harbor Hospital and Reedbird Park.

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First Major Phase of Port Covington Development Breaks Ground

First Major Phase of Port Covington Development Breaks Ground

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Port Covington Development Team broke ground today on Chapter 1 of the 235-acre, $5.5-billion, multi-decade Port Covington Development. The approximately $700-million phase is planned to include approximately 1.38 million sq. ft. of office, 337,450 sq. ft. of retail, 976,667 sq. ft. of residential, and 285,000 sq. ft. of hotel space across more than 12 city blocks.

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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Here is a rundown of the 28 open houses this Saturday in Pigtown, Otterbein, Federal Hill, HarborView, Riverside, and Locust Point. Buy a house, stay a while!

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Grant and Volunteer Initiative to Bring Improvements to Riverside Park Pool This Year

Grant and Volunteer Initiative to Bring Improvements to Riverside Park Pool This Year

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Improvements are coming to Riverside Park Pool this summer thanks to a $49,500 grant from the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP) and a volunteer effort from Riverside Neighborhood Association and residents in the South Baltimore community. The initiative is being called “Splash City Riverside Pool” and will be a multi-year project following this first round of improvements.

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New Exercise Equipment Areas Now Open at Riverside Park

New Exercise Equipment Areas Now Open at Riverside Park

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

The exercise area near the playground features two pieces of equipment for abdominal exercises, parallel bars for dips, and an apparatus with six pull-up bars. The exercise area near the basketball courts has a balance beam.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| May 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

A fun weekend ahead with events including Maryland Film Festival, Fun on the Waterfront, Brigade Football, O’s/Angels, O’s Movie Night, a volunteer day at Riverside Park Pool, Butchers Hill Flea Market and Craft Fair, Strawberry Festival, Hot Sauce Festival, Wine & Food Festival, Fells Point Jazz & Art Festival, Spring Fling at Federal Hill Prep, Remfest, NCAA Tournament lacrosse, Boys II Men, and more. Enjoy!

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Screw Cancer Brew Hope on May 16th at Diamondback Brewing Company

Screw Cancer Brew Hope on May 16th at Diamondback Brewing Company

| May 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

Build your own taco bar, craft beer from Diamondback Brewing, wine from Josh Cellars & Layer Cake, cocktails by Stolen Spirits, music by Grayson Moon, photobooth from Blueprint Photo Booth, raffles, cornhole, and more!

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No “Specific Timeline” for Under Armour’s Expansion of its Port Covington Campus

No “Specific Timeline” for Under Armour’s Expansion of its Port Covington Campus

| May 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

Under Armour President and Chief Operating Officer Patrik Frisk sat down with SouthBMore.com on Wednesday and said the headquarters at Tide Point fits the company’s current needs. “There will be a time when that will happen,” Frisk said referring to the future Port Covington Campus expansion, but noted that Under Armour is “not ready yet” to move forward. There is no specific timeline at this point as to when Under Armour will begin construction on Phase One.

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Photo Tour of Under Armour’s New 1.3-Million Square Foot Distribution Warehouse

Photo Tour of Under Armour’s New 1.3-Million Square Foot Distribution Warehouse

| May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Today Under Armour cut the ribbon on its new 1.3-million sq. ft. Omni Distribution House (ODH) at Tradepoint Atlantic, the site of the former Bethlehem Steel at Sparrows Point. ODH began operation in February and has more than 600 employees.

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Mid-Week Listing: Gorgeous Four-Bedroom Home with a Yard, Three Decks, Bonus Spaces, and Seven-Car Parking

Mid-Week Listing: Gorgeous Four-Bedroom Home with a Yard, Three Decks, Bonus Spaces, and Seven-Car Parking

| May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

1337 Hanover is a gorgeous house with huge, well thought out spaces. The layout has high functionality with the rooms flowing into each other. Enjoy the large kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances as well as a window to the dining area. Enjoy the fireplace on cold days! Entertain with ease as the brightly lit main level goes from the kitchen to the dining room to the living room and to a large outdoor space with a patio and grass. House has multiple decks and a porch!

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Celebrate the Race To Preakness May 13th to May 17th in Baltimore

Celebrate the Race To Preakness May 13th to May 17th in Baltimore

| May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Celebrate the lead-up to Preakness with happy hours at Center Plaza, Peewee Preakness at Patterson Park, fireworks at the Inner Harbor, and lunch markets

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Tuesdays Under 250: Updated Two-Bedroom Rowhome in Locust Point

Tuesdays Under 250: Updated Two-Bedroom Rowhome in Locust Point

| May 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

This updated two-bedroom rowhome in Locust Point features hardwood floors, exposed brick, separate dining and living rooms, stainless steel appliances, a granite breakfast bar, and a fenced back yard.

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Why Pizza Di Joey Decided to Open Its First Brick-and-Mortar Location at Cross Street Market

Why Pizza Di Joey Decided to Open Its First Brick-and-Mortar Location at Cross Street Market

| May 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Owner Joey Vanoni said he heard local calls for New York-style pizza, which can be seen often on neighborhood Facebook pages, and is happy to bring the pizza of his home region to the neighborhood permanently.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| May 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

A robbery at the Inner Harbor, an aggravated assault in Hollins Market, a burglary in Union Square, and several larcenies in the area.

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Riverside Concert Series Lineup Announced

Riverside Concert Series Lineup Announced

| May 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Four concerts are planned at Riverside Park this summer. They will take place on the second Sunday of June, July, August, and September and will feature live music, beer, wine, food trucks, and Miss Twist.

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10,500 Sq. Ft. Outdoor Gaming Terrace Under Construction at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

10,500 Sq. Ft. Outdoor Gaming Terrace Under Construction at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

| May 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore is constructing a $15-million, 10,500 sq. ft. outdoor outdoor gaming space called The Terrace. It will connect to the second floor of the casino and span over the porte cochere in between the parking garage and the casino building.

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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

| May 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

21 open houses this week in Pigtown, Otterbein, Federal Hill, Riverside, and Locust Point. Buy a house, stay a while!

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Weekend Road Closures for the Kinetic Scuplture Race and Port to Fort 5K

Weekend Road Closures for the Kinetic Scuplture Race and Port to Fort 5K

| May 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Traffic closures on Saturday and Sunday throughout the South Baltimore Peninsula for the Kinetic Sculpture Race and Port to Fort 5K.

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Baltimore City Mayor Catherine E. Pugh Resigns, Bernard C. “Jack” Young Now Mayor

Baltimore City Mayor Catherine E. Pugh Resigns, Bernard C. “Jack” Young Now Mayor

| May 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Baltimore City Mayor Catherine E. Pugh resigned yesterday amid pressure to step down from the scandal involving her Healthy Holly children’s books. Former Mayor Pugh had taken a leave of absence since April 1st due to pneumonia.

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