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Galen Robotics Moves from Silicon Valley to Pigtown, Receives Opportunity Zone Funding

Galen Robotics Moves from Silicon Valley to Pigtown, Receives Opportunity Zone Funding

Earlier this month, Verte Opportunity Fund announced the completion of its investment in Galen Robotics, a medical device company which recently moved its headquarters from Silicon Valley to 1100 Wicomico St. in Pigtown. With this expansion, Galen Robotics plans to add 100 to 125 employees to its team.

| November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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CBD and Wellness Shop ‘Your Remedies’ Now Open in Federal Hill

CBD and Wellness Shop ‘Your Remedies’ Now Open in Federal Hill

Your Remedies Boutique opened this month at 1049 S. Charles St. in Federal Hill. Your Remedies sells wellness products made with CBD including oils, topicals, ointments, balms, chocolate and gummies, hemp flowers, dog biscuits, and more.

| November 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Development Site in Federal Hill to be Offered at Auction

Development Site in Federal Hill to be Offered at Auction

The site was eyed for a mixed-used development in recent years. The buildings were the former home of the Shofer’s Clearance Center, which was a part of the Shofer’s Furniture business located across the street.

| November 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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MindGrub Buys Former ‘Rachel’ Building on Fort Avenue for Coworking Pub Space

MindGrub Buys Former ‘Rachel’ Building on Fort Avenue for Coworking Pub Space

MindGrub President and CEO Todd Marks and wife Nikki Marks, who owns MindGrub Cafe and ShareKitchen, have purchased a three-story, 3,792 sq. ft. building at 554 E. Fort Ave. in Riverside. The building has been many restaurants over the years, most recently being Rachel New American Cuisine.

| November 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Commercial Spotlight: South Baltimore Industrial/Contractors Buildings Available

Commercial Spotlight: South Baltimore Industrial/Contractors Buildings Available

Gold and Company provides commercial real estate brokerage and development services to buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants in the Baltimore metropolitan area. Locally owned and operated with strong, local market knowledge.The following Industrial/Contractors buildings in South Baltimore area available with Gold and Company.

| November 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Demolition Begins for Storage Building at 1900 South Charles Street

Demolition Begins for Storage Building at 1900 South Charles Street

Demolition began today at 1900 S. Charles St. in South Baltimore to make way for a five-story, 90,000 sq. ft, 820-unit ExtraSpace Storage facility. The former one-story warehouse occupied by pipe, fitting, valve, and gauge business Pratt Thompson Company is being demolished at the site

| November 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Brazilian Navy Ship ‘NE Brasil’ Arrives at the Inner Harbor Tomorrow

Brazilian Navy Ship ‘NE Brasil’ Arrives at the Inner Harbor Tomorrow

NE Brasil, a 431-foot Brazilian Navy ship, will arrive in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor tomorrow and dock at Broadway Pier in Fells Point. It will stay for six days and depart on Thursday, November 14th.

| November 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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National Aquarium Secures $11 Million for Floating Wetlands Project

National Aquarium Secures $11 Million for Floating Wetlands Project

Yesterday, the National Aquarium announced it has secured $11 million in funding for its floating wetland projects. The project, which will be located between Piers 3 and 4 adjacent to the aquarium’s Inner Harbor facility, features wetlands and a pier system.

| November 7, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Paul’s Place Begins Construction on $6.1-Million Restaurant and Culinary Arts Training Center in Pigtown

Paul’s Place Begins Construction on $6.1-Million Restaurant and Culinary Arts Training Center in Pigtown

Paul’s Place began construction last month on Groundwork Kitchen, a $6.1-million, almost 15,000 sq. ft. culinary arts training center, restaurant, and carryout shop. The project replaces a surface parking lot at 925 Washington Blvd. at the intersection of W. Cross St. in Pigtown.

| November 6, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Old Line Cocktail and Wine Bar Opens at Cross Street Market

Old Line Cocktail and Wine Bar Opens at Cross Street Market

Old Line Cocktail and Wine Bar opened last week at Cross Street Market and will be hosting its grand opening tonight. Old Line built out a new stall towards the middle of the block-long market and sits adjacent to a couple common seating areas and Taco Love Grill.

| November 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Rebranded Price Rite Marketplace Debuts in Pigtown

Rebranded Price Rite Marketplace Debuts in Pigtown

The Price Rite at Mount Clare Junction in Pigtown was rebranded as Price Rite Marketplace and hosted its grand opening on Friday. The 38,843 sq. ft. grocery store stayed open during the transition as the space was being remodeled.

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Orioles’ Chris Davis and Wife Jill Davis Donate $3 Million to University of Maryland Children’s Hospital

Orioles’ Chris Davis and Wife Jill Davis Donate $3 Million to University of Maryland Children’s Hospital

Chris and Jill Davis have given a $3 million gift to help fund an expansion of the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital (UMCH) at the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC). Their generous gift is the largest philanthropic donation from a Baltimore sports figure to UMMC.

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

BMI’s crane is now green; a Cross Street Market farm store begins construction; a new dog park opens in Locust Point; a Federal Hill shop adds New York-style slices; a cruise ship returns to Baltimore; a locomotive is restored; and a salon relocates.

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
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IKE Smart City Kiosk Added to Federal Hill

IKE Smart City Kiosk Added to Federal Hill

A new Interactive Kiosk Experience (IKE) by IKE Smart City was installed this week on the new sidewalk in front of Cross Street Market at Light St. and E. Cross St. in Federal Hill. The installation of IKEs around Downtown is a collaboration between Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, Baltimore City officials, and IKE Smart City.

| November 1, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Love at First Bite Café Relocates to Northeast Baltimore

Love at First Bite Café Relocates to Northeast Baltimore

Love at First Bite Café has relocated from 1648 E. Fort Ave. in Locust Point to 5501 Belair Rd. in Frankfort/Waltherson in Northeast Baltimore. The Love at First Bite ownership team of husband and wife Antonio and JosLynn Jones occupied the Belair Rd. space in recent years under the business name Just Good Food.

| October 31, 2019 | 0 Comments
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The Inner Harbor Ice Rink Opens Tomorrow

The Inner Harbor Ice Rink Opens Tomorrow

The 2019-2020 season, which runs from November 1, 2019 through January 20, 2020, starts two weeks earlier than it has in previous years to coincide with the Baltimore Office Promotion of the Arts’ Brilliant Baltimore Festival of Light & Literature.  

| October 31, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Where to Trick-or-Treat in South Baltimore

Where to Trick-or-Treat in South Baltimore

With Halloween tomorrow, here are some trick-or-treating options for children at local businesses, main streets, and residential corridors.

| October 30, 2019 | 0 Comments
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