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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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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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12 New Businesses Have Opened on Pigtown Main Street in Recent Months

12 New Businesses Have Opened on Pigtown Main Street in Recent Months

In recent months, 12 new businesses have opened along Pigtown Main Street. Get information on each new business, a business coming soon, and some available commercial spaces.

| January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Two retail businesses leave Federal Hill, a new hair studio opens in Federal Hill, a company is expanding in Port Covington, a theatre is for sale in Union Square, and a new museum exhibit.

| January 9, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Federal Hill South Chili Cook Off on Sunday, January 26th at Little Havana

Federal Hill South Chili Cook Off on Sunday, January 26th at Little Havana

The Federal Hill South Chili Cook Off is on Sunday, January 26th from 5pm to 9pm at Little Havana. The event is a fundraiser for the Federal Hill South Neighborhood Association (FHSNA) and Digital Harbor High School.

| January 8, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Ravens to Host Playoff Events This Week in South Baltimore

Ravens to Host Playoff Events This Week in South Baltimore

The area is buzzing as the Ravens are the top seed in the AFC and have secured home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. The Ravens have a week full of events to celebrate the playoffs which includes a couple weekday events in South Baltimore.

| January 8, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Ceremonial Groundbreaking Held for Phase I of the Rash Field Redevelopment

Ceremonial Groundbreaking Held for Phase I of the Rash Field Redevelopment

Phase I will add a redeveloped pavilion with a café, outdoor patio, overlook with a partially green roof, bathrooms, a shade structure, and amphitheater seating; a skate park called Jake’s Skate Park; a children’s nature park; a children’s kinetic playground; and new plants and landscaping. These new features will replace a small parking lot, a green space, a brick patio with a sandbox, and the western edge of the concrete bleachers.

| January 7, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Maryland Farm Store ‘Rooster & Hen’ Now Open at the Cross Street Market

Maryland Farm Store ‘Rooster & Hen’ Now Open at the Cross Street Market

Maryland farm store Rooster & Hen opened last week at Cross Street Market in Federal Hill. Rooster & Hen built out the 1,800-plus sq. ft, previously-vacant space at the southeast corner of the market adjacent to the Light St. entrance.

| January 6, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Courtyard by Marriott Opens at McHenry Row in Locust Point

Courtyard by Marriott Opens at McHenry Row in Locust Point

The South Baltimore Peninsula neighborhoods now have a hotel as Courtyard by Marriott Baltimore Downtown/McHenry Row has opened in Locust Point. The hotel caps a final phase of development at McHenry Row which has added a five-story, 75,000 sq. ft. office building; the eight-story, 126-room Courtyard by Marriott; and a dog park at a former parking lot at the southeastern portion of the site.

| December 30, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Sweet Peaz Southern Kitchen Opens in Federal Hill

Sweet Peaz Southern Kitchen Opens in Federal Hill

Sweet Peaz serves Southern dishes including fried chicken, chicken and waffles, shrimp and grits, BBQ ribs, broiled salmon, turkey wings, turkey burgers, oxtails, fried fish, and sides including mashed potatoes, green beans, collard greens, mac and cheese, and candied yams.

| December 23, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Photo Tour of the Nearly-Completed Reconstruction of the Key Highway and Light Street Intersection

Photo Tour of the Nearly-Completed Reconstruction of the Key Highway and Light Street Intersection

Baltimore City Department of Transportation’s (DOT) reconstruction of the Key Hwy. and Light St. intersection is nearly complete and is now being used by cars and pedestrians. The project started in January 2018 and will be 99% complete by the end of December, according to DOT Public Relations Officer Kathy Dominick.

| December 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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The Harak Law Firm Relocates to Federal Hill

The Harak Law Firm Relocates to Federal Hill

Harak said he was looking around Baltimore for a new office and fell in love with the Federal Hill neighborhood. He said it’s safe and that “people say hello here.” While he has clients all over the state and often works on the road, he said he loves Baltimore and the gravitas of having a firm located in the city.

| December 18, 2019 | 0 Comments
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A&C Pack and Ship Opens in Union Square

A&C Pack and Ship Opens in Union Square

A&C Pack and Ship opened this month at 1400 W. Lombard St. in Union Square. It is owned by Calvin Orr and C. Nicole Orr who bought the 3,642 sq. ft. building in February and renovated its storefront and four apartments.

| December 18, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Retail and Office Collective with a Brewery, Grocery Store, Restaurant, Liquor Store, and Coffee Shop Coming to Light Street

Retail and Office Collective with a Brewery, Grocery Store, Restaurant, Liquor Store, and Coffee Shop Coming to Light Street

A 34,500 sq. ft. building at 1900 Light St. in South Baltimore/Riverside will become a new collective comprised of a brewery; a combined restaurant, boutique grocery store, bar, and liquor store concept; a coffee shop; additional retail; a hydroponic agriculture production facility; and office space for startups.

| December 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
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A Renovated ‘Ropewalk’ Reopens with Duckpin Lanes, Arcade Games, and a New Menu

A Renovated ‘Ropewalk’ Reopens with Duckpin Lanes, Arcade Games, and a New Menu

Ropewalk Tavern reopened last week after being closed since July for renovations. Now in its 25th year of business in Federal Hill, Ropewalk returns with a concept the ownership group feels will “cater more to locals and families in South Baltimore.” The restaurant now has mini duckpin lanes, arcade lanes, more low-top tables, more beer taps, and a new menu.

| December 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Greenspring Realty Partners Buys 5.5-Acre Former Power Plant in Port Covington

Greenspring Realty Partners Buys 5.5-Acre Former Power Plant in Port Covington

Greenspring Realty Partners, Inc. (GRP), a Baltimore-based commercial real estate and investment company, announced today it has acquired the former Gould Street Generating Station at 2105 Gould St. in Port Covington. GRP purchased the 5.5-acre waterfront site for $3,525,000 from the Exelon Corporation.

| December 12, 2019 | 0 Comments
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‘Vagrant Coffee’ Takes Over ‘3 Bean Coffee’ in Federal Hill, Will Also Open a New Pigtown Location

‘Vagrant Coffee’ Takes Over ‘3 Bean Coffee’ in Federal Hill, Will Also Open a New Pigtown Location

Vagrant Coffee started as a traveling pop-up and catering coffee business in 2017 and has since grown to have four brick-and-mortar shops in its portfolio. It opened Cafe @ 1100 in Pigtown in January; took over Milk & Honey Market in August, which has a location in Station North and will be opening a location next year in Pigtown; and took over 3 Bean Coffee in Federal Hill on October 1st.

| December 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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