South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

Over 30 opens houses this weekend in Pigtown, Union Square, Ridgely’s Delight, Otterbein, Sharp-Leadenhall, Federal Hill, HarborView, and Locust Point.

| November 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Port Covington’s Workbench Acquired by Google

Port Covington’s Workbench Acquired by Google

The company was founded as CWIST in 2013 and relocated from Annapolis to Port Covington in 2016. Later that year, the company changed its name to Workbench.

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
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New Playground Piece Inspired by a 19th Century B&O Train is Coming to Federal Hill Park

New Playground Piece Inspired by a 19th Century B&O Train is Coming to Federal Hill Park

South Harbor Renaissance (SHR) is in the midst of a final fundraising push to raise money for a piece to complete the historic-themed playground at Federal Hill Park. The “Campaign for the Train” will fund a custom-designed toddler playground installation inspired by a 19th Century train from the B&O Railroad.

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

It’s clear Baltimore has a ton of holiday cheer this weekend! Events include the Riverside Park Gazebo Lighting, FSK’s Holiday Extravaganza, Salem’s Sobo Chili Cookoff, the Mayor’s Christmas Parade, Lighted Boat Parade, Baltimore Chanukah Festival, Train Ride with Santa, Winter Wonderland Block Party, holiday markets, Amy Schumer, college basketball, The Beach Boys, and more. Cheers!

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Mid-Week Listing: End-of-Group, Two-Unit Rowhome in Federal Hill

Mid-Week Listing: End-of-Group, Two-Unit Rowhome in Federal Hill

This three-story, 1,890 sq. ft. rowhome in Federal Hill features a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment on the first floor and a two-bedroom, one-and-a-half bathroom unit on the second and third floors. The first floor apartment was renovated with new floors, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a tin backsplash. The top apartment features hardwood floors throughout, a fireplace, and a breakfast bar. Both units have lots of windows.

| November 28, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Volo City Acquires Brunch-Based Media Company ‘Bitches Who Brunch’

Volo City Acquires Brunch-Based Media Company ‘Bitches Who Brunch’

Bitches Who Brunch was co-founded by Cori Sue Morris and Becca Clara Love in March 2010. It started in Washington, D.C. and has expanded into New York and Chicago. It currently has 16 employees. The Bitches Who Brunch website has thousands of reviews of brunches from around the world. The site also covers fashion, travel, and events.

| November 28, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Tuesdays Under 250: Stylish Ridgely’s Delight Home with a Two-Story Living Room

Tuesdays Under 250: Stylish Ridgely’s Delight Home with a Two-Story Living Room

This unique Ridgely’s Delight home on a cobblestone street features a light-filled two-story living room with a fireplace, a lower-level kitchen, a spacious bedroom with a walk-in closet, and a fenced back yard. 

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
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50-Unit Apartment Building Coming to Pratt Street in Ridgely’s Delight

50-Unit Apartment Building Coming to Pratt Street in Ridgely’s Delight

Zahlco Development is planning a five-story, 50-unit apartment building at 719-725 W. Pratt St. in Ridgely’s Delight. The $12-million project incorporates several existing buildings along with a vacant lot that Zahlco is purchasing from the University of Maryland, Baltimore and University of Maryland Medical Center.

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

Two-week report: Five robberies and two stolen cars in Federal Hill; four robberies and a stolen car in Pigtown; aggravated assaults in Sharp-Leadenhall and SBNA; three robberies in Carroll-Camden; and larcenies around the area.

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Million Dollar Monday: Four-Bedroom Home in Federal Hill with Original Details and Custom Craftsmanship

Million Dollar Monday: Four-Bedroom Home in Federal Hill with Original Details and Custom Craftsmanship

This 2,016 sq. ft., four-bedroom Federal Hill home is filled with custom craftsmanship. It features original hardwood floors, exposed brick, wainscoting, exposed beams, wood accents, skylights, a large kitchen, a rooftop deck, and a parking pad.

| November 26, 2018 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A longtime South Baltimore restaurant owner returns with a new concept, Southside Diner is opening a new location, a Southside Marketplace store has closed, the Trash Wheel holiday sweater has arrived, and The Baltimore Station raises over $90,000.

| November 26, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Phase One of Rash Field Redevelopment Expected to Begin Next Fall

Phase One of Rash Field Redevelopment Expected to Begin Next Fall

Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore (WPOB) is looking to begin its redevelopment of Rash Field at the Inner Harbor next fall, but the project will now be split up into two phases. The entire project is expected to cost $20 million t0 $22 million and, without the money raised to fund the entire project, WPOB is focusing on the western side of the park which includes the pavilion and several parcels to the west.

| November 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Nick’s Inner Harbor Seafood to Close at Cross Street Market

Nick’s Inner Harbor Seafood to Close at Cross Street Market

After more than 45 years at Cross Street Market, Nick’s Inner Harbor Seafood is closing. A Baltimore City Circuit judge ruled on Friday that Nick’s is no longer operating under a valid lease. Nick’s and Cross Street Market developer and operator Caves Valley Partners (CVP) reached a settlement today that will allow Nick’s to stay at the market until January 11th. Nick’s will close operations after January 7th, and it will use the final four days to move its equipment from the market.

| November 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

South Baltimore Weekend Open Houses

Here is a rundown of the open houses this weekend in South Baltimore. Buy a house, stay a while!

| November 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Fiddler on the Roof, Baltimore Whiskey Festival, Polar Express, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Oyfest, brewing events, Towson Football, Ravens/Bengals, nature events, fundraisers, forums, live music, and more.

| November 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Paul’s Place Planning a 21,000 Sq. Ft. Culinary Arts Training Center and Restaurant on Washington Blvd. in Pigtown

Paul’s Place Planning a 21,000 Sq. Ft. Culinary Arts Training Center and Restaurant on Washington Blvd. in Pigtown

Paul’s Place has been a part of the Pigtown community for 36 years, starting out as a small soup kitchen and forming into a community resource center at 1118 Ward St. providing hot meals, a food pantry, a nurses clinic, clothing, showers, laundry services, peer recovery, support groups, and other resources for those in need in Southwest Baltimore. Now, Paul’s Place is jumping into workforce development and the restaurant industry with the launch of a culinary arts training program, catering company, and restaurant.

| November 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Canton-based Contracting Company Relocating to Fairfield to Make Way for Eight-Story Apartment Building

Canton-based Contracting Company Relocating to Fairfield to Make Way for Eight-Story Apartment Building

Halcon needed to move from its longtime home in Canton at 1314 Baylis St., which also faces Boston St., to make way for a new eight-story, 244-unit apartment building by WorkShop Development. The immediate area has seen a lot of mixed-use development in recent years with its close proximity to Canton Crossing and Brewers Hill.

| November 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
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