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Orioles Announce 2025 Regular Season Schedule

Orioles Announce 2025 Regular Season Schedule

| July 18, 2024 | 0 Comments

The schedule includes road trips to Wrigley Field in Chicago, Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, and AT&T Park in San Francisco, as well as homesteads against the Pirates, Cardinals, Dodgers, and Mets.

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Light Street Now Reappearing in the New Locke Landing Development, Home Sales at Development “Wildly Successful”

Light Street Now Reappearing in the New Locke Landing Development, Home Sales at Development “Wildly Successful”

| July 17, 2024 | 0 Comments

Locke Landing in Baltimore Peninsula currently encompasses one of the biggest constructions sites in the area as townhomes and new apartment buildings are rising at rapid pace at the 25-acre residential redevelopment. One new aspect of the development is the reconvening of Light St. which currently ends at the 1900 block in Riverside/South Baltimore.

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South Baltimore Little League Wins Softball Region Championship, Doubled Overall Enrollment this Season

South Baltimore Little League Wins Softball Region Championship, Doubled Overall Enrollment this Season

| July 15, 2024 | 0 Comments

Softball returned to the South Baltimore Little League (SBLL) last year for the first time in decades, and year two saw a huge boost in enrollment and a region championship for the 8-10 Year Old All-Star team.

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The New ‘Rye Street Tavern’ Opens in Baltimore Peninsula

The New ‘Rye Street Tavern’ Opens in Baltimore Peninsula

| July 15, 2024 | 0 Comments

Rye Street Tavern, which has been closed since 2021, reopens today at 225 E. Cromwell St. at the Sagamore Spirit Distillery in Baltimore Peninsula. Washington, D.C.-based Clyde’s Restaurant Group (CRG) took over the restaurant in May 2023 and has been renovating the two-story, 12,000 sq. ft. building in recent months.

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48,000 Sq. Ft. Federal Hill Office Building Hits the Market for $5 Million

48,000 Sq. Ft. Federal Hill Office Building Hits the Market for $5 Million

| July 11, 2024 | 0 Comments

A 48,000 sq. ft. office building at 814 Light St. in Federal Hill has hit the market for $5 million. The two-story brick building, which sits in the heart of Federal Hill at Light St. and E. Henrietta St. just two blocks from the Inner Harbor, was constructed in 1986. It was previously occupied by Salvation Army and served as the organization’s Central Maryland headquarters.

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South Baltimore Little League Wins Four Baseball District Championships

South Baltimore Little League Wins Four Baseball District Championships

| July 10, 2024 | 0 Comments

For the first time in the organization’s 67-year history, South Baltimore Little League (SBLL) has won four District 4 Baseball Championships in one season. SBLL won 8-10 Year Old Baseball, 9-11 Year Old Baseball, 10-12  Year Old Baseball, and 11-13 Year Old Intermediate Baseball region championships.

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South Baltimore Little League Hosting the 9-11 Year Old Baseball State Championship Tournament, Beginning Saturday

South Baltimore Little League Hosting the 9-11 Year Old Baseball State Championship Tournament, Beginning Saturday

| July 10, 2024 | 0 Comments

For the first time in five years, a Maryland Little League State Tournament will be hosted at South Baltimore Little League (SBLL) in Locust Point. The baseball facility at 1101 E. Fort Ave. will host the the 9-11 Year Old Baseball State Tournament kicking off this Saturday, July 13th. The tournament will go until July 18th or July 19th.

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Work to Begin this Week at One Westport Development

Work to Begin this Week at One Westport Development

| July 8, 2024 | 0 Comments

Work will begin this week at the One Westport development in the Westport neighborhood of South Baltimore. The 43-acre development by Stonewall Capital takes place on a 43-acre waterfront parcel on the Middle Branch where redevelopment was first planned in 2004.

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1111 Light Street in Federal Hill Converting Some Office Space to Apartments, Adding Convenience Store

1111 Light Street in Federal Hill Converting Some Office Space to Apartments, Adding Convenience Store

| July 8, 2024 | 0 Comments

The 1111 Light Street apartment, office, and retail complex in Federal Hill is going through some changes as it navigates the current real estate market. The fourth floor of the office building is getting converted to six “loft-style” apartments, and a new convenience store will open in the former 7-Eleven.

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Coffee Shop ‘Little Wing’ Opens at Baltimore Peninsula

Coffee Shop ‘Little Wing’ Opens at Baltimore Peninsula

| July 2, 2024 | 0 Comments

A 600 sq. ft. coffee shop called Little Wing opened last week in the ROOST Baltimore building at Baltimore Peninsula. Little Wing is the first retail business to open in the five new buildings completed as part of Chapter 1B of the Baltimore Peninsula development.

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‘Retrospect Vintage ‘Opens in Federal Hill

‘Retrospect Vintage ‘Opens in Federal Hill

| July 1, 2024 | 0 Comments

Retrospect is owned by MJ Broderick, who has been in the vintage clothes business for five years. He was a partner on a shop in Crofton, MD, has been doing pop-ups and online sales over the past year, and opened Retrospect in April. Broderick’s focus is on sportswear, and Orioles gear is his “bread and butter.”

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Maryland Science Center Receives $1 Million Gift for Exhibit Renovation and Field Trip Admission

Maryland Science Center Receives $1 Million Gift for Exhibit Renovation and Field Trip Admission

| June 27, 2024 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Science Center is pleased to announce a $1 million gift from The Kahlert Foundation to enhance some of the Science Center’s most important programs, including the relocation of the always-popular Shed makerspace and free field trip admission for Carroll County and Howard County school groups.

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South Baltimore 7 Coalition Opens New Headquarters in Brooklyn

South Baltimore 7 Coalition Opens New Headquarters in Brooklyn

| June 26, 2024 | 0 Comments

Yesterday, the South Baltimore 7 Coalition (SB7) opened its new headquarters at 205 E. Patapsco Ave. in Brooklyn. SB7 renovated a former 2,100 sq. ft. dental office on 7,875 sq. ft. of land into its new office. 

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Francis Scott Key Student Wins Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

Francis Scott Key Student Wins Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

| June 25, 2024 | 0 Comments

Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle School (FSK) 7th grade student Atman Patel recently won the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Capital Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge. Patel’s business idea, titled Story Crafters, earned him the top prize among approximately 5,000 total submissions from Maryland, Washington D.C., and Virginia students.

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‘Hooters’ Closes at the Baltimore Inner Harbor

‘Hooters’ Closes at the Baltimore Inner Harbor

| June 25, 2024 | 0 Comments

Hooters at Harborplace in the Inner Harbor is now closed after the company abruptly stopped operations at 40 of its restaurant locations in recent days. Hooters was a tenant of Harborplace for several decades. It changed locations within the Light Street Pavilion in 2018.

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Outdoor Movies at Federal Hill Park: AVAM’s ‘Flicks from the Hill’ Lineup

Outdoor Movies at Federal Hill Park: AVAM’s ‘Flicks from the Hill’ Lineup

| June 24, 2024 | 0 Comments

AVAM’s free outdoor “under the stars” film series returns for four Thursday nights, starting in July 2024, with free museum admission 5–9 pm.

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South Baltimore Now! Podcast: A Refresh for Federal Hill Main Street

South Baltimore Now! Podcast: A Refresh for Federal Hill Main Street

| June 20, 2024 | 0 Comments

On this episode of the South Baltimore Now! podcast, Kevin and Nate speak with Federal Hill Main Street Executive Director Taylor Schwartz about a recent rebrand for the organization that includes a new website and logo. Schwartz also talks about the role Federal Hill Main Street plays in the business community, the variety of businesses in the neighborhood, and how the organization can help aspiring Federal Hill business owners.

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