Pigtown

‘Pigtown’s Got Talent’ Variety Show to Take Place Virtually on December 4th

‘Pigtown’s Got Talent’ Variety Show to Take Place Virtually on December 4th

The program, which will be hosted by Downtown Kevin Brown, will feature entertainment by:Baltimore’s favorite trumpet player from Dat Feel Good band, Clarence Ward III; singer Lia Songbird; guitar player and songwriter Darren Dugan; Baltimore born-and-raised comedian Dave Butler; Komal Bhagat; Janice Rosado; Aaron Hill; and more…

| November 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated 1,404 Sq. Ft. Townhome on Cross Street with a Rooftop Deck

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated 1,404 Sq. Ft. Townhome on Cross Street with a Rooftop Deck

No need to look any further! This Baltimore City charmer is perfect for investors and first time home owners alike!!! This newly renovated 2 BED/ 1.5 BATH row home with private roof top deck is conveniently located in the heart of Pig Town, just minutes from all that Baltimore has to offer!

| November 10, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Outdoor Climbing Facility Planned for Pigtown Main Street

Outdoor Climbing Facility Planned for Pigtown Main Street

An outdoor climbing facility called Pigtown Climbs is planned for a 4,400 sq. ft. empty lot in Pigtown at 938 Washington Blvd. Pigtown Climbs, which will be a nonprofit, was launched by Pigtown resident Bri’Anna Horne in partnership with the property owner 930 Properties LLC.

| November 4, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Plan to Add Billboards Along Baltimore Interstates Stalls after Community Opposition

Plan to Add Billboards Along Baltimore Interstates Stalls after Community Opposition

Council Bill #20-0570, which could create the right of way for up to 28 new billboards along I-95, I-695, and I-895 on CSX land, has been “pulled back” by Baltimore City Council President Brandon Scott. The plan had letters of opposition from many groups along this corridor including the Riverside Neighborhood Association, Locust Point Civic Association, Citizens of Pigotwn, Pigtown Main Street, Friends of Garrett Park, and South Baltimore Gateway Partnership.

| October 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
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New ‘Pigtown’s Got Talent’ Hosting a Casting Call

New ‘Pigtown’s Got Talent’ Hosting a Casting Call

Pigtown Main Street is looking for the best & brightest local talent to be featured in an upcoming “Virtual Variety Show.”

| October 7, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Milk & Honey Market by Vagrant Coffee Opens in Pigtown

Milk & Honey Market by Vagrant Coffee Opens in Pigtown

Milk & Honey Market’s Pigtown location is in a former Baltimore City Fire Station. It has 14 ft. ceilings, exposed brick walls, a concrete floor, and a glass garage door on the front facade that opens up to Washington Blvd. The cafe features string lighting and furniture from the former Penn & Quill in Station North.

| September 29, 2020 | 0 Comments
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City Offers Pigtown Library Site for a Mixed-Use Development

City Offers Pigtown Library Site for a Mixed-Use Development

The Baltimore Development Corporation (BDC) has issued a request for proposal (RFP) for the redevelopment of the Pigtown Library at 856 Washington Blvd. in Pigtown. The City’s objectives for the project include a mixed-use building which includes a new library; job creation; tax generation; and a redevelopment that fits within the context of the Washington Village/Pigtown Urban Renewal Area.

| September 1, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Store It All Self Storage Opens in Pigtown

Store It All Self Storage Opens in Pigtown

Store It All Self Storage opened at 1018 S. Paca St. in Pigtown for a soft opening. Store It All renovated an existing three-story brick building dating back to 1906 and built an adjacent six-story addition.

| August 6, 2020 | 0 Comments
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New Restaurant Building Eyed for Cross Street in Pigtown

New Restaurant Building Eyed for Cross Street in Pigtown

Daniel Myers, who just opened Store It All Self Storage in Pigtown, is hoping to build a new restaurant building at a vacant lot at the corner of W. Cross St. and Sterrett St. The former parking lot was most recently used as a staging area for the construction Store It All, which sits adjacent to the lot.

| August 6, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Carroll Skate Park Cleanup on Sunday

Carroll Skate Park Cleanup on Sunday

Looking for a way to give back this weekend? The skate community at  Carroll Skate Park is hosting a Skate & Clean-Up this Sunday, 8/9, from 6PM-8PM!  Social distancing and masks are required for all volunteers.

| August 6, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A salon and real estate office in Federal Hill closes, a Pigtown bar becomes office space, a former Light St. bar is under renovation, a hotel is sold, and Fort Ave. has a new soccer supporters club.

| July 30, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Three-Bedroom Home on Cross Street 

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Three-Bedroom Home on Cross Street 

Just listed! Renovated 3-story rowhome in the heart of Pigtown! This move-in ready home features 3 bedrooms, 1 full bath, and an updated kitchen with new granite counter tops.

| June 30, 2020 | 0 Comments
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B&O Railroad Museum Reopens Today, Announces New Partnership with Northeast Maglev

B&O Railroad Museum Reopens Today, Announces New Partnership with Northeast Maglev

The B&O Railroad Museum reopened today with schedule of events and new safety procedures in place. The B&O also has a new educational partnership at Northeast Maglev.

| June 25, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Rally Held to Save Baltimore City Fire Department Engine 55 in Pigtown

Rally Held to Save Baltimore City Fire Department Engine 55 in Pigtown

A large crowd gathered on Wednesday afternoon in an effort to save Baltimore City Fire Department (BCFD) Engine 55 which is housed at 1229 Bush St. in Pigtown/Carroll-Camden Industrial Area. Engine 55 has been cut from Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young’s budget in 2021.

| June 24, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Emergent BioSolutions Adding Approximately 300 Jobs After New COVID-19 Vaccine Contracts

Emergent BioSolutions Adding Approximately 300 Jobs After New COVID-19 Vaccine Contracts

Business is booming for Emergent BioSolutions as it has assisted in the country’s push to create COVID-19 treatments and vaccines. Emergent is developing two plasma-based treatments for COVID-19 and has partnered with four companies on vaccine candidates. It is additionally partnering with the Federal Government to develop and manufacture COVID-19 vaccines.

| June 18, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Emergent BioSolultion’s Pigtown Facility to Take Part in $628-Million COVID-19 Vaccine Contract

Emergent BioSolultion’s Pigtown Facility to Take Part in $628-Million COVID-19 Vaccine Contract

Emergent announced this will result in an approximately $85.5-million investment into its Camden and Rockville facilities.

| June 3, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Commercial Spotlight: Available Properties in South Baltimore

Commercial Spotlight: Available Properties in South Baltimore

Gold and Company is offering eight properties across South Baltimore including office, industrial, and flex spaces, as well as development parcels.

| May 27, 2020 | 0 Comments
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