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Featured Listing: Four-Bedroom Park-Front Home in Otterbein with a Garage

Featured Listing: Four-Bedroom Park-Front Home in Otterbein with a Garage

| May 13, 2021 | 0 Comments

619 Hanover Is A Beautiful Park Front Home in The Harborwalk Community. It Features 3 Bedrooms, A Finished Basement That Could Serve As A 4Th Bedroom, 2 Full Baths, 1 Half Bath, A Loft On The Second Floor Looking Over The Living Room That Could Serve As An Office Or Den, 1 Car Garage With An Extra Off Street Uncovered Parking Spot in The Back, A Sliding Glass Door Out To A Rear Deck Overlooking The Backyard, Ample Storage in The Attic, Garage and Basement. Don’t Miss It!

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Maryland and Baltimore City to End Most COVID-19 Restrictions

Maryland and Baltimore City to End Most COVID-19 Restrictions

| May 13, 2021 | 0 Comments

“I commend everyone for doing their part to get us closer to the other side of this pandemic,” said Mayor Brandon M. Scott. “With restrictions eased and summer approaching, we must continue to take COVID-19 seriously. Wear your masks when indoors, avoid large gatherings and contact with unvaccinated persons, and get vaccinated.

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Ravens First-Ever 17-Game Schedule Released

Ravens First-Ever 17-Game Schedule Released

| May 13, 2021 | 0 Comments

The schedule for the Ravens first-ever 17-game season was released last night. It features three preseason games and nine home regular season games.

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City Pools to Open on May 29th with COVID-19 Restrictions

City Pools to Open on May 29th with COVID-19 Restrictions

| May 12, 2021 | 0 Comments

Pools throughout the city, including the Riverside Park Pool in South Baltimore, will open on May 29th. Rules and restrictions by Baltimore City Recreation and Parks will continue to be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Pizza Palace Closes in South Baltimore

Pizza Palace Closes in South Baltimore

| May 11, 2021 | 0 Comments

Pizza Palace has closed at 1538 Light St. in South Baltimore. There is currently construction paper in the windows and renovations are taking place inside the carry-out restaurant space.

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Two South Baltimore BP Stations Replaced by Carroll Fuel and Crown Stations

Two South Baltimore BP Stations Replaced by Carroll Fuel and Crown Stations

| May 11, 2021 | 0 Comments

Baltimore-based Carroll Fuel has replaced the BP station at 2401 Hanover St. in Port Covington. The transition to Carroll Fuel took place over the past week. The convenience store is still open at the property.

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Tribe Cycle Opening at McHenry Row

Tribe Cycle Opening at McHenry Row

| May 10, 2021 | 0 Comments

Annapolis-based spin studio Tribe Cycle will be opening a second location at McHenry Row in Locust Point. Tribe will fill a space that was vacated by Rev Cycle Studio in September.

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‘The Hanover’ by Smoking Swine and Diablo Doughnuts Opening This Weekend in Brooklyn

‘The Hanover’ by Smoking Swine and Diablo Doughnuts Opening This Weekend in Brooklyn

| May 10, 2021 | 0 Comments

This Saturday, Hanover Bar will open at 3432 S. Hanover St. in Brooklyn. The bar is a partnership between Drew Pumphrey of the Smoking Swine food truck and Michael Roslan of Diablo Doughnuts. The space was the former location of O’Flynn’s and the longtime home of O’Brady’s Crab House.

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Today is the Last Day for Pop Tacos in Federal Hill

Today is the Last Day for Pop Tacos in Federal Hill

| May 7, 2021 | 0 Comments

After 13 years in Federal Hill, toady is the last day of operation for Pop Tacos. Pop Tacos, which is located at at 17 E. Cross St., will be open until 630pm today serving its Mexican/Korean-fusion dishes.

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Ravens Optimistic for a Full-Capacity Stadium in 2021

Ravens Optimistic for a Full-Capacity Stadium in 2021

| May 6, 2021 | 0 Comments

“Our preparations for the new season are ongoing, and with continuing progress in vaccinations throughout the nation and in our community, we are optimistic that we will have a full stadium of fans this season.”

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Hard Water Bar & Grill Opening This Week in Federal Hill

Hard Water Bar & Grill Opening This Week in Federal Hill

| May 3, 2021 | 0 Comments

Hard Water Bar & Grill will open to the public this Wednesday at 902 S. Charles St. in Federal Hill. Hard Water fills a restaurant space that was most recently occupied by Metropolitan.

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Third Tower Crane Going Up at Port Covington, Total of Five Cranes Planned

Third Tower Crane Going Up at Port Covington, Total of Five Cranes Planned

| May 5, 2021 | 0 Comments

With five buildings currently under construction in Chapter 1B of the Port Covington Development, the tower cranes are starting to appear in the sky of the South Baltimore neighborhood. There are now two tower cranes installed at the site and installation is being finalized on a third, with two more planned soon, according to the Port Covington Development Team.

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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

| May 5, 2021 | 0 Comments

According to the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) Crime Map, the following crimes were reported in South Baltimore in the last 30 days.

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Stalking Horse Under New Ownership, “Upscale Tavern” with Detroit-Style Pizza Planned

Stalking Horse Under New Ownership, “Upscale Tavern” with Detroit-Style Pizza Planned

| May 6, 2021 | 0 Comments

Andrew Carter and Jesse Selke from the Delia Foley’s Group, as well as industry veteran Jason Zink, are the new owners of Stalking Horse at 26 E. Cross St. in Federal Hill.

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The B&O Railroad Museum Farmers Market Starts This Thursday

The B&O Railroad Museum Farmers Market Starts This Thursday

| May 4, 2021 | 0 Comments

The B&O Railroad Museum is thrilled to announce that the B&O Farmers Market, in partnership with the Fell’s Point Farmers Market, is back by popular demand!  

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TWISB Podcast, Episode 12: Discussing Big Real Estate News with Local Brokers

TWISB Podcast, Episode 12: Discussing Big Real Estate News with Local Brokers

| April 30, 2021 | 0 Comments

On Episode 12 of This Week in South Baltimore, Kevin interviews local commercial real estate professionals Jim Chivers and Mike Gioioso to get their take on recent big news stories in the South Baltimore real estate market. This includes Under Armour’s decision to fully move to Port Covington by 2025, the future of Tide Point and Locust Point without Under Armour, the impact State offices could bring to Downtown, how to fix Harborplace, and local trends in the retail and industrial markets during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Commercial Utilities Relocating from Hanover to South Baltimore

Commercial Utilities Relocating from Hanover to South Baltimore

| April 29, 2021 | 0 Comments

The South Baltimore property features a 2.72 acre storage yard and two buildings. The buildings include a 7,500 sq. ft. warehouse with maintenance bays and a one-story, 2,400 sq. ft. building which will become offices for Commercial Utilities.

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Inner Harbor Kayak Tours Return this Weekend

Inner Harbor Kayak Tours Return this Weekend

| April 29, 2021 | 0 Comments

Waterfront Partnership’s Healthy Harbor Initiative and Baltimore City Recreation & Parks will kick off the Inner Harbor Kayak Tours on May 2 to continue every Sunday from April to October at 9am and 1pm.

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Union Bros. Project in Sharp-Leadenhall Wins Award for Historic Preservation

Union Bros. Project in Sharp-Leadenhall Wins Award for Historic Preservation

| April 27, 2021 | 0 Comments

The $8-million project by developers Len Bush and John Roe transformed the former 40,000 sq. ft. Union Bros. Furniture and Plymouth Wallpaper property, which dates back to 1919, into an office and retail complex.

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Blooming Deli Closes in Federal Hill

Blooming Deli Closes in Federal Hill

| April 28, 2021 | 0 Comments

Blooming Deli closed in recent weeks at 1448 Light St. in Federal Hill. A ‘for lease’ sign currently hangs from the storefront of the deli, which was open for three years.

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Light Rail Track Maintenance Begins on May 16th

Light Rail Track Maintenance Begins on May 16th

| April 28, 2021 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration (MDOT MTA) will begin planned Light RailLink track maintenance Sunday, May 16.

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Three Bids Submitted to Renovate Royal Farms Arena

Three Bids Submitted to Renovate Royal Farms Arena

| April 27, 2021 | 0 Comments

The Baltimore Development Corporation (BDC) has received three bids from its November Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Royal Farms Arena. The bids come from Oak View Group; Metropolitan Development and ASM; and Spectra.

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Federal Hill Prep Spring Fling Online Auction Happening April 29th to May 2nd

Federal Hill Prep Spring Fling Online Auction Happening April 29th to May 2nd

| April 26, 2021 | 0 Comments

The auction this spring will raise money to cover costs of online and offline FUNraising for PREP students this spring, any additional funds raised will go toward school enrichment progrmas at Federal Hill PREP elementary, a Baltimore City public school.  

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Domino Sugar Resumes Sugar Processing Following Tuesday Fire

Domino Sugar Resumes Sugar Processing Following Tuesday Fire

| April 22, 2021 | 0 Comments

American Sugar Refining, Inc. (ASR Group), owner of the Domino Sugar refinery in Locust Point in Baltimore, announced today that work has resumed at the facility following Tuesday’s fire that destroyed the raw sugar shed. The 510 ASR Group employees began to return to work on Wednesday when power was restored to the campus.

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Port of Baltimore Completes Dredging Project at Seagirt Marine Terminal

Port of Baltimore Completes Dredging Project at Seagirt Marine Terminal

| April 26, 2021 | 0 Comments

he project, accomplished as part of the public-private partnership between the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration (MDOT MPA) and Ports America Chesapeake, will allow the Port to accommodate two ultra-large ships simultaneously by the end of this year.

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Domino Sugar’s Raw Sugar Shed Catches Fire, Collapses

Domino Sugar’s Raw Sugar Shed Catches Fire, Collapses

| April 20, 2021 | 0 Comments

Today, at approximately 3pm, the Domino Sugar raw sugar shed in Locust Point caught fire and collapsed to the ground. Baltimore Fire Department had the three-alarm fire mostly extinguished within about 50 minutes.

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State of Maryland Moves Forward with Plan to Bring 3,300 Employees to Downtown Baltimore

State of Maryland Moves Forward with Plan to Bring 3,300 Employees to Downtown Baltimore

| April 20, 2021 | 0 Comments

On Monday, Governor Larry Hogan announced the initial steps to move 3,300 State employees from 12 different agencies from the aging State Center complex to Downtown Baltimore. He said this move will “help revitalize the city’s Central Business District.”

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Under Armour Announces Plan to Move Headquarters from Locust Point to Port Covington in 2025

Under Armour Announces Plan to Move Headquarters from Locust Point to Port Covington in 2025

| April 19, 2021 | 0 Comments

Today, Under Armour announced plans to build a five-story, 284,000 sq. ft. office building at its 50-acre Port Covington property at 2601 Port Covington Dr. This will allow the company to move its global headquarters and have its Baltimore workforce together in one location.

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‘Market Fresh Gourmet’ Grocery Store Coming to Center/West Development

‘Market Fresh Gourmet’ Grocery Store Coming to Center/West Development

| April 19, 2021 | 0 Comments

Market Fresh Gourmet will be opening an 8,000 sq. ft. grocery store at the Avra apartment building located in the Center/West development in Poppleton. Construction is expected to begin in spring at a retail site on northwest corner of the development at Fayette and Schroder St.

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Great Plates of Late Around South Baltimore

Great Plates of Late Around South Baltimore

| April 14, 2021 | 0 Comments

Great plates include a Tuscan-style pizza, a falafel pita from a new restaurant, a huge corned beef sandwich, Mardi Gras eats, and a salad with grilled chicken.

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‘Chalk It Up SoBo 2’ Taking Place April 23rd to 25th

‘Chalk It Up SoBo 2’ Taking Place April 23rd to 25th

| April 14, 2021 | 0 Comments

Last spring, the residents of South Baltimore – from Sharp-Leadenhall to Locust Point – took to their sidewalks in an explosion of color and creativity during the “Chalk It Up SoBo Sidewalk Chalk Challenge.”

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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

| April 13, 2021 | 0 Comments

An update on Nick’s Inner Harbor Seafood, a boutique opens in Federal Hill, a boutique closes in Federal Hill, a salon opens in Federal Hill, a Fort Ave. business celebrates 50 years, and a local restaurant is certified Kosher.

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Baltimore City and Maryland Health Department Pauses Use of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Baltimore City and Maryland Health Department Pauses Use of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

| April 13, 2021 | 0 Comments

This morning, the Centers for Disease Control and the Federal Drug Administration recommended a pause in the use of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine, to look into the possibility of blood clots forming in an extremely small number of younger patients. Accordingly, the Baltimore City Health Department is pausing the use of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine until we receive further information from our federal and state partners.

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