New Cross Street Restaurant to Serve Food from the Yunnan Province of China

New Cross Street Restaurant to Serve Food from the Yunnan Province of China

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

| January 28, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Brick Sidewalks on Light Street Getting Redone

Brick Sidewalks on Light Street Getting Redone

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) is currently redoing the brick sidewalks on Light St. in the Federal Hill business district. The brick sidewalks had been deteriorating in recent years and some sections were missing bricks.

| January 27, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Second Chance Uses Russell Street Sign to Make Joke about the Houston Astros

Second Chance Uses Russell Street Sign to Make Joke about the Houston Astros

The Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal made numerous headlines in recent weeks as it was revealed the team used a camera system in the 2017 and 2018 seasons to steal the pitching signs from opposing teams. Second Chance Inc., which has a highly-visible sign on Russell St. as cars exit the city, used the Astros’ cheating scandal to take a jab at the team.

| January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Renderings Revealed for Six-Story Apartment Building at 1900 South Hanover Street

Renderings Revealed for Six-Story Apartment Building at 1900 South Hanover Street

Steve Rolls of Wood Partners said he sees the building as an “anchor for Federal Hill” as it’s the first building in the neighborhood after people leave Port Covington and drive underneath I-95. Wood Partners also sees it as a stitch between the two neighborhoods.

| January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Tony Luke’s to Open in Food Court at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

Tony Luke’s to Open in Food Court at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore announced today that Philadelphia hoagie restaurant Tony Luke’s will be the newest tenant at its Baltimore Marketplace food court, which is currently undergoing a $1-million renovation. Tony Luke’s will take over a space on the north end of the food court where Heavy Seas Burger and B’more Chicken & Donuts previously had restaurants.

| January 23, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

CATS, the Boat Show, Polar Bear Plunge, Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, Oyster Festival, Jeff Dunham, PREPwinterFest, Meatball Fest, Federal Hill South Chili Cook Off, and more!

| January 23, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Atlas Restaurant Group’s ‘Watershed’ at Cross Street Market to Have Large Rooftop Deck

Atlas Restaurant Group’s ‘Watershed’ at Cross Street Market to Have Large Rooftop Deck

On Thursday, Cross Street Market developer Arsh Mirmiran of Caves Valley Partners (CVP) and architects from Brown Craig Turner (BCT) revealed plans to Baltimore City Planning Department’s Urban Design and Architecture Advisory Panel (UDAAP) for the exterior of Watershed, the seafood restaurant by the Atlas Restaurant Group that will occupy the S. Charles St. entrance to the market. The design features a long rooftop deck that stretches the entire length of Watershed’s 5,200 sq. ft. interior space.

| January 23, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore’s Spencer Horsman Makes Return Appearance on America’s Got Talent

South Baltimore’s Spencer Horsman Makes Return Appearance on America’s Got Talent

South Baltimore native and magician Spencer Horsman, who co-owns Illusions Bar & Theater in Federal Hill, made a return appearance to NBC’s America’s Got Talent (AGT) last Monday. Horsman was a semifinalist on AGT in 2012 and returned to the show last week for a season called “The Champions” where some of the show’s favorite former acts from around the world took the stage.

| January 22, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A new skyscraper planned for the Inner Harbor, a new mural in Brooklyn, a food truck restaurant coming soon to Brooklyn, LaxCon returning to Baltimore next year, and a JP Morgan Chase donation to South Baltimore.

| January 22, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Home Near Camden Yards with a Large Finished Basement

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Home Near Camden Yards with a Large Finished Basement

This two-bedroom Pigtown home is located a few blocks from Camden Yards. It features hardwood floors throughout, exposed brick, crown molding, stainless steel appliances, a jacuzzi tub, a finished basement with a rec space and bonus room, and a back deck.

| January 21, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

An aggravated assault in Stadium Area; an armed robbery in Federal Hill; a stolen auto in SBNA; a burglary in Pigtown; and an aggravated assault in Hollins Market.

| January 21, 2020 | 0 Comments
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15,000 Sq. Ft. Industrial Building Leased in Westport

15,000 Sq. Ft. Industrial Building Leased in Westport

The recently-renovated building at 2701 Manokin St. in Westport now has a new tenant. Big Dog Core Supply Inc. signed a lease and will be moving to the 15,000 sq. ft. building. The business is relocating from a 4,000 sq. ft. space in the Carroll-Camden Industrial Area.

| January 17, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

United Soccer Coaches Convention, Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour, Broadway and Beyond with Ben Crawford, Whiskey & Boots Bar Crawl, Cross Street Market events, weekly fitness, and more.

| January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Portion of Cromwell Street in Port Covington to Close for Up to Two Years for Realignment

Portion of Cromwell Street in Port Covington to Close for Up to Two Years for Realignment

Starting next Monday, a portion of E. Cromwell St. in Port Covington will close for 18 to 24 months as Chapter 1 infrastructure work continues for the Port Covington redevelopment. Cromwell St. will be closed from Port Covington Dr. adjacent to Rye Street Tavern to E. McComas St.

| January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Mid-Week Listing: Three-Story, Three-Bedroom Home on William Street with Parking and a Large Rooftop Deck

Mid-Week Listing: Three-Story, Three-Bedroom Home on William Street with Parking and a Large Rooftop Deck

This three-story, three-bedroom Federal Hill rowhome features hardwood floors, custom moldings, a large dining room, a high-end kitchen with an adjacent wet bar and sitting area, three large bedrooms, a rooftop deck with a pergola, a parking pad, and a pool bond to the Otterbein Swim Club.

| January 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

A robbery in Hollins Market, a Robbery in Union Square, and several larcenies around South Baltimore.

| January 14, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Federal Hill Home with a Finished Basement and Rooftop Deck

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Federal Hill Home with a Finished Basement and Rooftop Deck

This Federal Hill home features hardwood floors, exposed brick, custom moldings, stainless steel appliances, a finished basement, a rooftop deck, and a back patio. 

| January 14, 2020 | 0 Comments
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