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10-Story, 333,000 Sq. Ft. Office and Biotech Building Planned for Martin Luther King Boulevard

10-Story, 333,000 Sq. Ft. Office and Biotech Building Planned for Martin Luther King Boulevard

A $200 million building will make the corner of MLK Blvd. and W. Baltimore St. look a lot different. Learn about this project and get an update on the University of Maryland BioPark.

| May 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Free Outdoor Fitness Classes Begin This Week at the Inner Harbor

Free Outdoor Fitness Classes Begin This Week at the Inner Harbor

“With the addition of two weeknights and a few family-friendly classes this summer, we’re aiming to make the series accessible and approachable for all, regardless of skill level or age,” said Laurie Schwartz, president of Waterfront Partnership.

| May 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Up to 100,000 Sq. Ft. of Office Space Available for Lease at the National Federation of the Blind Building

Up to 100,000 Sq. Ft. of Office Space Available for Lease at the National Federation of the Blind Building

Spaces for lease are available along the Johnson St. and  E. Wells St. entrances to the complex. A new entrance is also being conceptualized on E. Barney St. to access additional office space for lease. NFB President Riccobono told SouthBMore.com about 40,000 sq. ft. is immediately available.

| May 17, 2019 | 0 Comments
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National Federation of the Blind Adding New Sleeping Rooms and a Fitness Facility

National Federation of the Blind Adding New Sleeping Rooms and a Fitness Facility

National Federation of the Blind (NFB), which has been headquartered at 200 E. Wells St. in Riverside for 40 years, is taking on a “multi-million dollar” renovation project to remodel some of the first spaces the company moved into. NFB is adding new sleeping rooms and a fitness facility to the 16,000 sq. ft. fourth floor of its Barney Street Wing.

| May 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
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SouthBMore.com Founder and Publisher Talks About Port Covington and Cross Street Market on The Brett Hollander Show Podcast

SouthBMore.com Founder and Publisher Talks About Port Covington and Cross Street Market on The Brett Hollander Show Podcast

SouthBMore.com Founder and Publisher Kevin Lynch was featured on WBAL’s The Brett Hollander Show podcast yesterday discussing the groundbreaking of Chapter 1 of Port Covington and the history of the site, as well as the opening of the Cross Street Market.

| May 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Former Post Office Demolished to Make Way for Offices and Apartments

Former Post Office Demolished to Make Way for Offices and Apartments

The former USPS South Station post office at 1220 Race St. has been demolished to make way for new development. The post office moved to a 1,200 sq. ft. space at 1200 S. Hanover St. on February 4th.

| May 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Cross Street Market’s Opening Delayed by Ransomware Attack on City of Baltimore Computers

Cross Street Market’s Opening Delayed by Ransomware Attack on City of Baltimore Computers

The Cross Street Market was hoping to reopen yesterday with legacy vendors Fenwick Choice Meats and Steve’s Lunch, but the tenants were unable to get their Use and Occupancy Permits and final inspections because of a ransomware attack on the City of Baltimore’s computer system.

| May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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100-Plus Members of Baltimore’s Tourism Industry Clean Green Space on Hanover Street

100-Plus Members of Baltimore’s Tourism Industry Clean Green Space on Hanover Street

Volunteers from Baltimore’s tourism industry completed a cleanup on Wednesday of the “South Baltimore Gateway at Potee & S Hanover Streets / Middle Branch Trailhead” at 3001 S. Hanover St. The large green space sits between MedStar Harbor Hospital and Reedbird Park.

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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First Major Phase of Port Covington Development Breaks Ground

First Major Phase of Port Covington Development Breaks Ground

The Port Covington Development Team broke ground today on Chapter 1 of the 235-acre, $5.5-billion, multi-decade Port Covington Development. The approximately $700-million phase is planned to include approximately 1.38 million sq. ft. of office, 337,450 sq. ft. of retail, 976,667 sq. ft. of residential, and 285,000 sq. ft. of hotel space across more than 12 city blocks.

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Grant and Volunteer Initiative to Bring Improvements to Riverside Park Pool This Year

Grant and Volunteer Initiative to Bring Improvements to Riverside Park Pool This Year

Improvements are coming to Riverside Park Pool this summer thanks to a $49,500 grant from the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP) and a volunteer effort from Riverside Neighborhood Association and residents in the South Baltimore community. The initiative is being called “Splash City Riverside Pool” and will be a multi-year project following this first round of improvements.

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments
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New Exercise Equipment Areas Now Open at Riverside Park

New Exercise Equipment Areas Now Open at Riverside Park

The exercise area near the playground features two pieces of equipment for abdominal exercises, parallel bars for dips, and an apparatus with six pull-up bars. The exercise area near the basketball courts has a balance beam.

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Screw Cancer Brew Hope on May 16th at Diamondback Brewing Company

Screw Cancer Brew Hope on May 16th at Diamondback Brewing Company

Build your own taco bar, craft beer from Diamondback Brewing, wine from Josh Cellars & Layer Cake, cocktails by Stolen Spirits, music by Grayson Moon, photobooth from Blueprint Photo Booth, raffles, cornhole, and more!

| May 9, 2019 | 0 Comments
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No “Specific Timeline” for Under Armour’s Expansion of its Port Covington Campus

No “Specific Timeline” for Under Armour’s Expansion of its Port Covington Campus

Under Armour President and Chief Operating Officer Patrik Frisk sat down with SouthBMore.com on Wednesday and said the headquarters at Tide Point fits the company’s current needs. “There will be a time when that will happen,” Frisk said referring to the future Port Covington Campus expansion, but noted that Under Armour is “not ready yet” to move forward. There is no specific timeline at this point as to when Under Armour will begin construction on Phase One.

| May 9, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Photo Tour of Under Armour’s New 1.3-Million Square Foot Distribution Warehouse

Photo Tour of Under Armour’s New 1.3-Million Square Foot Distribution Warehouse

Today Under Armour cut the ribbon on its new 1.3-million sq. ft. Omni Distribution House (ODH) at Tradepoint Atlantic, the site of the former Bethlehem Steel at Sparrows Point. ODH began operation in February and has more than 600 employees.

| May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Celebrate the Race To Preakness May 13th to May 17th in Baltimore

Celebrate the Race To Preakness May 13th to May 17th in Baltimore

Celebrate the lead-up to Preakness with happy hours at Center Plaza, Peewee Preakness at Patterson Park, fireworks at the Inner Harbor, and lunch markets

| May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Why Pizza Di Joey Decided to Open Its First Brick-and-Mortar Location at Cross Street Market

Why Pizza Di Joey Decided to Open Its First Brick-and-Mortar Location at Cross Street Market

Owner Joey Vanoni said he heard local calls for New York-style pizza, which can be seen often on neighborhood Facebook pages, and is happy to bring the pizza of his home region to the neighborhood permanently.

| May 7, 2019 | 0 Comments
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10,500 Sq. Ft. Outdoor Gaming Terrace Under Construction at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

10,500 Sq. Ft. Outdoor Gaming Terrace Under Construction at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore is constructing a $15-million, 10,500 sq. ft. outdoor outdoor gaming space called The Terrace. It will connect to the second floor of the casino and span over the porte cochere in between the parking garage and the casino building.

| May 6, 2019 | 0 Comments
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