Pigtown

Clean Harbors Spends $15.5 Million on South Baltimore Facility, Second Chance Inc. Subdivides Property

Clean Harbors Spends $15.5 Million on South Baltimore Facility, Second Chance Inc. Subdivides Property

| April 3, 2024 | 0 Comments

Massachusetts-based environmental waste management services company Clean Harbors spent $15.5 million on an expanded facility at 1700 Ridgely St. in Carroll-Camden Industrial Area. The company purchased 110,360 sq. ft. of warehouse space and six acres of land from Second Chance Inc., which remains open but has subdivided off this portion of its property.

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‘Beer & Bites’ to Celebrate Women’s History Month This Saturday in Pigtown

‘Beer & Bites’ to Celebrate Women’s History Month This Saturday in Pigtown

| March 8, 2024 | 0 Comments

Pickett Brewing Company, Culinary Architecture, Swill Apothecafe and Taste “Gourmet on the Go” – all located in Pigtown- announce a collaborative neighborhood event, Beer & Bites, on Sunday March 10 from 12-5pm to celebrate Women’s History Month with music from The Black-Eyed Suzies.

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Carroll Park Golf Course and Swann Park Selected for Phase 2 of Soccer Stadium Study

Carroll Park Golf Course and Swann Park Selected for Phase 2 of Soccer Stadium Study

| March 6, 2024 | 0 Comments

MLS Next Pro is the third tier of professional soccer in the United States. D.C. United, which would operate the stadium, is also interested in hosting additional professional soccer games, lacrosse games, rugby games, entertainment, and community events at the stadium.

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‘Zeke’s Coffee’ Closing in Pigtown

‘Zeke’s Coffee’ Closing in Pigtown

| February 27, 2024 | 0 Comments

Zeke’s Coffee will be closing at 784 Washington Blvd. in Pigtown on March 3rd. Zeke’s opened in Pigtown in February 2022 in a space that was a coffee shop for many years. The closure is due to a “reorganization and downsizing,” according to Pigtown Main Street.

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Sports Bar ‘FLOCK’ Opens in Pigtown

Sports Bar ‘FLOCK’ Opens in Pigtown

| January 30, 2024 | 0 Comments

Sports bar FLOCK has opened at 1415 Washington Blvd. in Pigtown. FLOCK takes over a 3,168 sq. ft., two-story restaurant building which has been mostly unused over the past decade.

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‘Mystique Barrel Brewing and Lager House’ Coming to Pigtown

‘Mystique Barrel Brewing and Lager House’ Coming to Pigtown

| January 24, 2024 | 0 Comments

Mystique Barrel Brewing and Lager House is coming to the former Suspended Brewing Company space at 912 Washington Blvd. in Pigtown. Mystique is a new business from beer industry veterans Tom Pagano, Les White, and Steve Marsh. They hope to open in June.

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New Study Examines Carroll Park Golf Course, Reedbird Park, and Swann Park for Soccer Stadium

New Study Examines Carroll Park Golf Course, Reedbird Park, and Swann Park for Soccer Stadium

| January 8, 2024 | 0 Comments

Last month, the Maryland Stadium Authority (MSA), in partnership with Crossroads Consulting and Populous, completed a study about building a “multi-use soccer stadium” in Baltimore for a Major League Soccer (MLS) Next Pro team owned by D.C. United. MLS Next Pro is the third tier of professional soccer in the United States.

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Suspended Brewing Company Announces it is Leaving Pigtown

Suspended Brewing Company Announces it is Leaving Pigtown

| November 29, 2023 | 0 Comments

Suspended Brewing Company has announced it is leaving Pigtown for a new location in North Baltimore. It will vacate its 3,000 sq. ft. building at 912 Washington Blvd. that it first moved into in 2017.

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South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces $1 Million for B&O Railroad Museum Renovation

South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces $1 Million for B&O Railroad Museum Renovation

| October 10, 2023 | 0 Comments

The renovation of the 30,000 sq. ft. South Car Works building is expected to cost $30 million. B&O has received a $5-million gift from CSX and a $3-million pledge from the State of Maryland for the project.

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South Baltimore Now Podcast: South Baltimore’s New Brewery District

South Baltimore Now Podcast: South Baltimore’s New Brewery District

| September 25, 2023 | 0 Comments

Welcome to the South Baltimore Now! Podcast where we talk about everything that’s great about our neighborhood. In this episode, Kevin and Nate discuss the new South Baltimore Brewery District with the brewery owners from Pickett Brewing Company, Wico Street Beer Co., and Checkerspot Brewing Company.

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SouthBMore.com Launches New Business Directory, Your Guide to the Best of South Baltimore

SouthBMore.com Launches New Business Directory, Your Guide to the Best of South Baltimore

| September 19, 2023 | 0 Comments

The new directory is a one-stop shop for all your local needs, whether you’re looking for a place to eat, drink, shop, play, or work. You can browse by category, location, rating, or keyword, and find everything from menus and hours to photos and videos. Plus, you can access exclusive coupons, specials, and promotions from our partners, as well as stay on top of the upcoming events in the neighborhood. 

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Before and After Shots of South Baltimore Developments with Google Maps’ New Satellite View

Before and After Shots of South Baltimore Developments with Google Maps’ New Satellite View

| August 29, 2023 | 0 Comments

Google Maps updated its ‘satellite’ view of Baltimore City in the winter. To show development progress that has taken place in different parts of South Baltimore over the recent years, SouthBMore.com took screenshots of overhead images from Apple Maps that appear to be from 2017.

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Jimmy’s Famous Seafood’s ‘TailGOAT’ Coming to Hammerjacks Venue this Ravens Season

Jimmy’s Famous Seafood’s ‘TailGOAT’ Coming to Hammerjacks Venue this Ravens Season

| August 30, 2023 | 0 Comments

Jimmy’s Famous Seafood’s TailGOAT tailgate party for Ravens games will be at a new location this season. The Southeast Baltimore seafood restaurant is moving its TailGOAT from the parking lot at the Parker Metal Building to the Hammerjacks outdoor music and event space at 1300 Russell St.

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Local Breweries Collaborate to Create South Baltimore Brewery District

Local Breweries Collaborate to Create South Baltimore Brewery District

| August 15, 2023 | 0 Comments

Checkerspot Brewing Co., Pickett Brewing Company, Suspended Brewing Company, and Wico Street Beer Co. are joining forces to create a walkable craft beer district near the stadiums in South Baltimore and launching it with an inaugural event on October 28, 2023. Event-goers will enjoy craft beer releases, live music and celebrations as they walk between the four breweries.

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B&O Railroad Museum Plans $30 Million Renovation with New Pigtown-Facing Entrance

B&O Railroad Museum Plans $30 Million Renovation with New Pigtown-Facing Entrance

| June 9, 2023 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) Railroad Museum announced a $30-million renovation that will add new exhibits and a public plaza called the CSX Bicentennial Garden to the museum, as well as reorient the museum to front the Pigtown neighborhood. B&O has received a $5-million gift from CSX and a $3-million pledge from the State of Maryland for the project.

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BPD Commissioner Michael Harrison Steps Down, Pigtown Native Richard Worley Nominated as Replacement

BPD Commissioner Michael Harrison Steps Down, Pigtown Native Richard Worley Nominated as Replacement

| June 8, 2023 | 0 Comments

Today, Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced that he will nominate Richard Worley, currently Deputy Commissioner of the Baltimore Police Department’s (BPD) Operations Bureau, to serve as Baltimore’s next Police Commissioner.

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‘Friends Grille’ Closes in Pigtown

‘Friends Grille’ Closes in Pigtown

| June 6, 2023 | 0 Comments

Prior to Friends Grille, the location had been home to Pigtown Tavern, SHAKERS, and Jigg’s Tavern.

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