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New Playground Built Behind Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School

New Playground Built Behind Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School

| January 11, 2024 | 0 Comments

A new playground has been constructed in the play area behind Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School (FSK) in Locust Point. The playground is a result of FSK Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) fundraising and a new committee tasked with improving the outdoor facilities at the school.

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New Park and Playground Open at Baltimore Peninsula (Photo Tour)

New Park and Playground Open at Baltimore Peninsula (Photo Tour)

| January 4, 2024 | 0 Comments

The park has a playground with slides, playground equipment, landscaping, canopies, and a jungle gym shaped like a blue crab. The park also has a plaza with benches and canopies, as well as a green space.

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New Child Care Center Coming to Baltimore Peninsula Development

New Child Care Center Coming to Baltimore Peninsula Development

| December 18, 2023 | 0 Comments

The Learning Care Group is opening a child care center at the 250 Mission building at the Baltimore Peninsula development next year. The Learning Care Group is a Michigan-based company with schools throughout the country.

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Locust Point Holiday Parade This Saturday

Locust Point Holiday Parade This Saturday

| December 7, 2023 | 0 Comments

The holiday parade starts at 5pm and runs until 720pm. There are hot chocolate stands on multiple streets benefitting the Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School PTO.

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TJEMS, Federal Hill Prep, and FSK Rank in Baltimore’s Top 6 Elementary Schools

TJEMS, Federal Hill Prep, and FSK Rank in Baltimore’s Top 6 Elementary Schools

| November 30, 2023 | 0 Comments

Riverside’s Thomas Johnson Elementary Middle School (TJEMS) was ranked as the top elementary school in Baltimore City, according to a new U.S. News & World Report Ranking.

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Information on Trick-or-Treating in South Baltimore

Information on Trick-or-Treating in South Baltimore

| October 31, 2023 | 0 Comments

Learn the trick-or-treating hotspots and timeline, plus details on events at Baltimore Peninsula, Pigtown, and St. Joseph’s Monastery.

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Locust Point Festival This Saturday at Latrobe Park

Locust Point Festival This Saturday at Latrobe Park

| September 6, 2023 | 0 Comments

We are showcasing 5 Locust Point restaurants and over 50 local vendors. Our vendors range from local gyms, churches, packages foods, jewelry, candles, crafts and more! The LPCA will be selling beer, seltzers, and an assortment of mixed drinks. The local girl scout troop will be selling mocktails. There will also be the famous Kruscki cookies and festival swag for sale.

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Cub Scouts of South Baltimore Hosting an Open House on September 13th at Riverside Park

Cub Scouts of South Baltimore Hosting an Open House on September 13th at Riverside Park

| September 7, 2023 | 0 Comments

“Cub Scouting is a neighborhood centered, parent-volunteer run program for kids grades K through five that combines FUN with educational activities and lifelong values. Cub Scouting is designed to support and encourage family and community involvement.”

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Construction Completed at The Goddard School of Locust Point, July 5th Opening Eyed

Construction Completed at The Goddard School of Locust Point, July 5th Opening Eyed

| June 15, 2023 | 0 Comments

The Goddard School, which has more than 570 early childhood education centers in the United States, has completed construction on its new school at 1111 Key Hwy. East in Locust Point. Jim and Mary Wolfarth, who also own The Goddard School of Canton, are the franchisees of The Goddard School of Locust Point.

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Dates Set for Riverside Summer Concert Series

Dates Set for Riverside Summer Concert Series

| June 1, 2023 | 0 Comments

The Riverside Summer Concert Series, presented by Domino Sugar, is back each Second Sunday June – September at 5pm!

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Sobo Dominators Soccer Teams Win U9 and U10 Fallston Cup

Sobo Dominators Soccer Teams Win U9 and U10 Fallston Cup

| December 7, 2022 | 0 Comments

Following the South Baltimore Youth Soccer League (SBYSL) season, a group of local dads put together two teams, called the “Sobo Dominators,” to compete in the Fallston Cup. The Sobo Dominators U9 and U10 teams both won Fallston Cup titles.

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Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School Fundraiser Wednesday Night at Little Havana

Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School Fundraiser Wednesday Night at Little Havana

| November 7, 2022 | 0 Comments

FSK’s Annual Giving Campaign is kicking off on Wednesday, November 9th. Please join us for our opening celebration at Little Havana!
Little Havana is generously donating 15% of all food sales – so bring your family and friends and enjoy a delicious dinner while supporting FSK!

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Information on Trick-or-Treating in South Baltimore

Information on Trick-or-Treating in South Baltimore

| October 31, 2022 | 0 Comments

Get info on the best places to trick-or-treat and other events taking place this evening in South Baltimore.

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Thomas Johnson Restaurant Night at Abbey Burger Bistro on Wednesday

Thomas Johnson Restaurant Night at Abbey Burger Bistro on Wednesday

| September 26, 2022 | 0 Comments

“We are so happy to announce our first Restaurant Night of the 22/23 school year. We are kicking these monthly socials off at Abbey Burger Bistro.”

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New Playground Opens at Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School

New Playground Opens at Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School

| September 1, 2022 | 0 Comments

A new playground at Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School (FSK) in Locust Point recently opened just in time for the start of the 2022/2023 school year. The $100,000-project was spearheaded by a fundraising and volunteer effort from the FSK Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO).

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City Pools to Open on May 28th with Expanded Capacity

City Pools to Open on May 28th with Expanded Capacity

| May 18, 2022 | 0 Comments

Baltimore City Recreation & Parks has announced its pool schedule for this summer. Unlike the past two years with limited capacity due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the pools will have expanded capacity and accommodate more walk-up participants.

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Federal Hill Prep’s Spring Fling on Saturday, May 7th

Federal Hill Prep’s Spring Fling on Saturday, May 7th

| April 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

Spring Fling — PREP PTO’s largest fundraiser — is coming back in person! Fling is a carnival-style community event that celebrates the culmination of a successful school year while featuring a silent auction, games, crafts, moon bounces, food, and raffles.

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