Plans Revealed for an Eight-Story Garage at the UM BioPark

Plans Revealed for an Eight-Story Garage at the UM BioPark

Wexford Science & Technology, a developer of The University of Maryland BioPark, revealed plans yesterday for a new eight-story garage to serve its two-phase project at the corner of Martin Luther King Blvd. and W. Baltimore St

| April 1, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

A triple shooting leaves one dead in Pigtown, two additional robberies and an aggravated assault in Pigtown, and three robberies and a stolen auto in Federal Hill.

| April 1, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Lennar Takes Over Stadium Square Apartment Project, Presents Updated Renderings

Lennar Takes Over Stadium Square Apartment Project, Presents Updated Renderings

LMC, a multi-family development company by national home builder Lennar, has taken over a Stadium Square apartment project on the 100 block of W. Ostend St. from The Hanover Company.

| April 1, 2020 | 0 Comments
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MedStar Opens COVID-19 Testing Center at Baltimore Museum of Industry Parking Lot

MedStar Opens COVID-19 Testing Center at Baltimore Museum of Industry Parking Lot

MedStar Health opened a COVID-19 testing tent at the Baltimore Museum of Industry parking lot last Thursday. The site is across the street from MedStar’s former Federal Hill ambulatory care center.

| March 31, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Under Armour Manufacturing 500,000 Masks and Additional PPE in Port Covington for Local Hospitals

Under Armour Manufacturing 500,000 Masks and Additional PPE in Port Covington for Local Hospitals

To support the many healthcare workers in the area during the COVID-19 pandemic, Under Armour is manufacturing face masks, face shields, and fanny packs at its buildings in Port Covington. The company is also exploring manufacturing hospital gowns.

| March 31, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Pigtown’s ‘Fielder’s Tavern’ Sells at Auction

Pigtown’s ‘Fielder’s Tavern’ Sells at Auction

Fielder’s Tavern at 1184-1186 Nanticoke St. in Pigtown was sold today in an A.J. Billig & Co. online auction with a high bid of $223,000. The auction started on Thursday and ended today at 12pm.

| March 30, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Governor Hogan Issues Stay-at-Home Order for the State of Maryland

Governor Hogan Issues Stay-at-Home Order for the State of Maryland

Governor Larry Hogan has issued a Stay-at-Home Order to deal with the spread of COVID-19. This follows an order from last Monday for all non-essential businesses to close, and an order from last Friday closing Maryland daycares unless they are designated to serve essential workers or are family, friend, or neighbor care for five or fewer students.

| March 30, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Restaurants Named in Baltimore Magazine’s Best Restaurants List

South Baltimore Restaurants Named in Baltimore Magazine’s Best Restaurants List

Baltimore Magazine came out with its 50 Best Restaurants in 2020 list and released the results of its Best Restaurants Readers’ Poll. See what places in South Baltimore made the lists.

| March 26, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

An RFP for a 66,869 sq. ft. retail building, a former Under Armour photography building is for lease, a Riverside Bar is for sale, bar closes at the Inner Harbor, and a new business joins City Garage.

| March 26, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Ways to Help the Local Restaurant Industry While Dining Rooms are Closed

Ways to Help the Local Restaurant Industry While Dining Rooms are Closed

With the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) around the world, the restaurant industry is among one of the hardest hit as people social distance and quarantine. Here are some ways you can help the local restaurant industry during this challenging time.

| March 27, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Sagamore Spirit to Produce Hand Sanitizer for Maryland Healthcare Providers

Sagamore Spirit to Produce Hand Sanitizer for Maryland Healthcare Providers

Port Covington’s rye whiskey distillery Sagamore Spirit is nearing the start of production of large quantities of antimicrobial hand sanitizer to help meet the needs of healthcare workers and first responders during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

| March 25, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Southwest Chinese Restaurant ‘Water Song’ Opens on Cross Street in Federal Hill

Southwest Chinese Restaurant ‘Water Song’ Opens on Cross Street in Federal Hill

Water Song, a new restaurant serving dishes from the Yunnan Province of Southwest China, has opened at 21 E. Cross St. in Federal Hill. The approximately 1,500 sq. ft. restaurant space was formerly the home of The Local Fry.

| March 25, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Pigtown Bar ‘Fielder’s Tavern’ to be Offered at Auction this Week

Pigtown Bar ‘Fielder’s Tavern’ to be Offered at Auction this Week

The two-building, two-story, 2,522 sq. ft. property features a full kitchen attached to a carryout entrance, a bar and dining room with two bathrooms, a second-story auxiliary space, a second-story efficiency apartment, and an unfinished basement. It stands at the corner of Nanticoke St. and Ostend St.

| March 24, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Governor Hogan Orders All ‘Non-Essential’ Maryland Businesses to Close

Governor Hogan Orders All ‘Non-Essential’ Maryland Businesses to Close

At a press conference this morning, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan said he enacted an executive order that all of Maryland’s non-essential businesses, organizations, establishments, and facilities must close at 5pm today. Governor Hogan took this measure to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Maryland.

| March 23, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Under Armour Pledges Up to $2 Million in Donations in Wake of Coronavirus, Launches Home Fitness Challenge

Under Armour Pledges Up to $2 Million in Donations in Wake of Coronavirus, Launches Home Fitness Challenge

As the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) impacts the world, Locust Point-based Under Armour is using its resources to help children through donations supporting hunger relief efforts and youth sports leagues. It has also launched a home fitness challenge through its apps.

| March 20, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Catholic Charities Begins Work on $4.5-Million Renovation of Cherry Hill Town Center

Catholic Charities Begins Work on $4.5-Million Renovation of Cherry Hill Town Center

Earlier this month Catholic Charities held a ceremonial kickoff for a $4.5-million renovation of the Cherry Hill Town Center. The 49,027 sq. ft. shopping center on 2.39 acres is located on the 600 block of Cherry Hill Rd. in the Cherry Hill neighborhood of South Baltimore.

| March 19, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Photo Tour of the New Water Feature at McKeldin Plaza

Photo Tour of the New Water Feature at McKeldin Plaza

A second phase of the McKeldin Plaza is complete as a new water feature opened at the Inner Harbor park. This comes after the $4-million Phase One of the project which included the demolition of a large water fountain and skywalk, as well as the creation of a green space with new tiered bench seating made of materials from the old fountain.

| March 19, 2020 | 0 Comments
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