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Galen Robotics Moves from Silicon Valley to Pigtown, Receives Opportunity Zone Funding

Galen Robotics Moves from Silicon Valley to Pigtown, Receives Opportunity Zone Funding

| November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, Verte Opportunity Fund announced the completion of its investment in Galen Robotics, a medical device company which recently moved its headquarters from Silicon Valley to 1100 Wicomico St. in Pigtown. With this expansion, Galen Robotics plans to add 100 to 125 employees to its team.

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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge Closure Cancelled For This Weekend, Additional Traffic Updates

Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge Closure Cancelled For This Weekend, Additional Traffic Updates

| November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that the Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge closure originally scheduled for this weekend, November 15-16, 2019 has been CANCELED. 

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Orioles Release 2020 Schedule with Earlier Start Times on School Nights

Orioles Release 2020 Schedule with Earlier Start Times on School Nights

| November 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Orioles Release 2020 Schedule with Earlier Start Times on School Nights

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| November 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Aladdin, The Polar Express Train Ride, Chili Cookoff, Wine & Dinosaurs, Stoop Soiree, Chris Young, Oyfest 6, Wedding Expo, Ravens/Texans, Skate with a Superhero, Middle Branch Park Cleanup, and more.

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CBD and Wellness Shop ‘Your Remedies’ Now Open in Federal Hill

CBD and Wellness Shop ‘Your Remedies’ Now Open in Federal Hill

| November 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Your Remedies Boutique opened this month at 1049 S. Charles St. in Federal Hill. Your Remedies sells wellness products made with CBD including oils, topicals, ointments, balms, chocolate and gummies, hemp flowers, dog biscuits, and more.

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Development Site in Federal Hill to be Offered at Auction

Development Site in Federal Hill to be Offered at Auction

| November 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

The site was eyed for a mixed-used development in recent years. The buildings were the former home of the Shofer’s Clearance Center, which was a part of the Shofer’s Furniture business located across the street.

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MindGrub Buys Former ‘Rachel’ Building on Fort Avenue for Coworking Pub Space

MindGrub Buys Former ‘Rachel’ Building on Fort Avenue for Coworking Pub Space

| November 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

MindGrub President and CEO Todd Marks and wife Nikki Marks, who owns MindGrub Cafe and ShareKitchen, have purchased a three-story, 3,792 sq. ft. building at 554 E. Fort Ave. in Riverside. The building has been many restaurants over the years, most recently being Rachel New American Cuisine.

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Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Three-Bedroom Home Across from Hollins Market

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Three-Bedroom Home Across from Hollins Market

| November 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

This newly-renovated, three-bedroom home is across the street from Hollins Market, which is undergoing a first phase of redevelopment. The home features hardwood floors, subway tile, granite countertops, a breakfast bar, and a back yard with a deck.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| November 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

A cutting in Sharp-Leadenhall; three robberies in Federal Hill; a stolen auto in SBNA; a robbery and stolen auto at the Inner Harbor; a robbery an aggravated assault in Pigtown; an arson at a Russell St. gas station; and an aggravated assault in Union Square.

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Commercial Spotlight: South Baltimore Industrial/Contractors Buildings Available

Commercial Spotlight: South Baltimore Industrial/Contractors Buildings Available

| November 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Gold and Company provides commercial real estate brokerage and development services to buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants in the Baltimore metropolitan area. Locally owned and operated with strong, local market knowledge.The following Industrial/Contractors buildings in South Baltimore area available with Gold and Company.

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Demolition Begins for Storage Building at 1900 South Charles Street

Demolition Begins for Storage Building at 1900 South Charles Street

| November 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Demolition began today at 1900 S. Charles St. in South Baltimore to make way for a five-story, 90,000 sq. ft, 820-unit ExtraSpace Storage facility. The former one-story warehouse occupied by pipe, fitting, valve, and gauge business Pratt Thompson Company is being demolished at the site

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Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge to Close This Weekend for Drawbridge Repairs

Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge to Close This Weekend for Drawbridge Repairs

| November 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

DOT’s contractor is doing mechanical equipment upgrades to the bridge which includes replacing the center and tail locks on the drawbridge. The bridge will close this weekend and five additional upcoming weekends.

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Brazilian Navy Ship ‘NE Brasil’ Arrives at the Inner Harbor Tomorrow

Brazilian Navy Ship ‘NE Brasil’ Arrives at the Inner Harbor Tomorrow

| November 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

NE Brasil, a 431-foot Brazilian Navy ship, will arrive in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor tomorrow and dock at Broadway Pier in Fells Point. It will stay for six days and depart on Thursday, November 14th.

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National Aquarium Secures $11 Million for Floating Wetlands Project

National Aquarium Secures $11 Million for Floating Wetlands Project

| November 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Yesterday, the National Aquarium announced it has secured $11 million in funding for its floating wetland projects. The project, which will be located between Piers 3 and 4 adjacent to the aquarium’s Inner Harbor facility, features wetlands and a pier system.

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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| November 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Light City, Starrcast IV, Lit City, Federal Hill Safety Forum with Commissioner Harrison, Harvest Festival, All Things Apple, Bacon Fest, Wing Fling, Reclaimed Furniture Sale, All Elite Wrestling, Patton Oswalt, Ravioli Dinner, and Trash Bash.

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Paul’s Place Begins Construction on $6.1-Million Restaurant and Culinary Arts Training Center in Pigtown

Paul’s Place Begins Construction on $6.1-Million Restaurant and Culinary Arts Training Center in Pigtown

| November 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Paul’s Place began construction last month on Groundwork Kitchen, a $6.1-million, almost 15,000 sq. ft. culinary arts training center, restaurant, and carryout shop. The project replaces a surface parking lot at 925 Washington Blvd. at the intersection of W. Cross St. in Pigtown.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| November 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

A robbery in Ridgely’s Delight; two robberies and an aggravated assault in Federal Hill; an aggravated assault in South Baltimore; a robbery and aggravated assault at the Inner Harbor; a robbery and stolen auto in Pigtown; a robbery in Carroll-Camden; a robbery and cutting in Hollins Market; and several burglaries around the area.

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Old Line Cocktail and Wine Bar Opens at Cross Street Market

Old Line Cocktail and Wine Bar Opens at Cross Street Market

| November 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Old Line Cocktail and Wine Bar opened last week at Cross Street Market and will be hosting its grand opening tonight. Old Line built out a new stall towards the middle of the block-long market and sits adjacent to a couple common seating areas and Taco Love Grill.

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Rebranded Price Rite Marketplace Debuts in Pigtown

Rebranded Price Rite Marketplace Debuts in Pigtown

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Price Rite at Mount Clare Junction in Pigtown was rebranded as Price Rite Marketplace and hosted its grand opening on Friday. The 38,843 sq. ft. grocery store stayed open during the transition as the space was being remodeled.

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Orioles’ Chris Davis and Wife Jill Davis Donate $3 Million to University of Maryland Children’s Hospital

Orioles’ Chris Davis and Wife Jill Davis Donate $3 Million to University of Maryland Children’s Hospital

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

Chris and Jill Davis have given a $3 million gift to help fund an expansion of the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital (UMCH) at the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC). Their generous gift is the largest philanthropic donation from a Baltimore sports figure to UMMC.

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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

BMI’s crane is now green; a Cross Street Market farm store begins construction; a new dog park opens in Locust Point; a Federal Hill shop adds New York-style slices; a cruise ship returns to Baltimore; a locomotive is restored; and a salon relocates.

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IKE Smart City Kiosk Added to Federal Hill

IKE Smart City Kiosk Added to Federal Hill

| November 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

A new Interactive Kiosk Experience (IKE) by IKE Smart City was installed this week on the new sidewalk in front of Cross Street Market at Light St. and E. Cross St. in Federal Hill. The installation of IKEs around Downtown is a collaboration between Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, Baltimore City officials, and IKE Smart City.

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Senator Bill Ferguson Now the Maryland Senate President

Senator Bill Ferguson Now the Maryland Senate President

| November 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Senator Bill Ferguson (D), who has been the District 46 Senator since 2011, is now the Maryland Senate President. He replaced Senator Mike Miller (D) who held the position for 32 years.

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Love at First Bite Café Relocates to Northeast Baltimore

Love at First Bite Café Relocates to Northeast Baltimore

| October 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

Love at First Bite Café has relocated from 1648 E. Fort Ave. in Locust Point to 5501 Belair Rd. in Frankfort/Waltherson in Northeast Baltimore. The Love at First Bite ownership team of husband and wife Antonio and JosLynn Jones occupied the Belair Rd. space in recent years under the business name Just Good Food.

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The Inner Harbor Ice Rink Opens Tomorrow

The Inner Harbor Ice Rink Opens Tomorrow

| October 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

The 2019-2020 season, which runs from November 1, 2019 through January 20, 2020, starts two weeks earlier than it has in previous years to coincide with the Baltimore Office Promotion of the Arts’ Brilliant Baltimore Festival of Light & Literature.  

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Halloween and Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Halloween and Weekend Events Around Baltimore

| October 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

Lots of trick-or-treating and Halloween fun, the Inner Harbor Ice Rink, Baltimore Book Festival, Delaware at Towson football, Craft Beer Festival, Stars Stripes and Chow, Neighborhood Lights, Pumpkin Drop, Ravens/Patriots on Sunday Night Football, and more!

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Where to Trick-or-Treat in South Baltimore

Where to Trick-or-Treat in South Baltimore

| October 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

With Halloween tomorrow, here are some trick-or-treating options for children at local businesses, main streets, and residential corridors.

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The Hot Dry Closes in South Baltimore

The Hot Dry Closes in South Baltimore

| October 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Hot Dry announced yesterday that it has closed at 2 East Wells in South Baltimore. The Chinese concept restaurant opened in early September. It was a rebranding of seafood restaurant Minnow.

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Tuesdays Under 250: Two-Bedroom Home in Locust Point with a Large Master Bedroom and Vintage Charm

Tuesdays Under 250: Two-Bedroom Home in Locust Point with a Large Master Bedroom and Vintage Charm

| October 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

This two-bedroom Locust Point home features hardwood floors, a hardwood front door with stained glass, butcher block counters, and a large master bedroom with an attached den and a vintage closet.

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New Sign Installed in the Mount Clare Neighborhood

New Sign Installed in the Mount Clare Neighborhood

| October 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

A new “Welcome to Mount Clare” sign was installed earlier this month at the roundabout median at S. Mount St. and Wilkins Ave. The new sign project was led by the Mount Clare Community Council in partnership with Southwest Partnership (SWP) and Image 360 Baltimore Downtown.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| October 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

A robbery in Otterbein; an aggravated assault in Sharp-Leadenhall; a stolen auto and two robberies in Federal Hill; a robbery at the Inner Harbor; a burglary in Pigtown; a robbery in Union Square; and larcenies around the area.

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Trash Wheel Being Added to the Gwynns Falls to Help Keep Litter Out of the Middle Branch

Trash Wheel Being Added to the Gwynns Falls to Help Keep Litter Out of the Middle Branch

| October 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Gwynns Falls trash wheel will be the largest trash wheel ever built. It will have a grappling arm to help move large debris and a canopy covered by 72 solar panels. It will use solar and hydro power to turn a water wheel that powers a series of rakes and a conveyor belt that will lift trash from the water and deposit it into a dumpster barge.

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Marketing Agency Vitamin Relocating its Headquarters to Federal Hill

Marketing Agency Vitamin Relocating its Headquarters to Federal Hill

| October 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Digital-first, integrated marketing agency Vitamin is moving its headquarters from Highlandtown to 720 Light St. in Federal Hill. The three-story, approximately 6,000 sq. ft. building serves as a gateway to Federal Hill as it sits at the corner of Light St. and Key Hwy.

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