Pigtown

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Home Near Camden Yards with a Large Finished Basement

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Home Near Camden Yards with a Large Finished Basement

This two-bedroom Pigtown home is located a few blocks from Camden Yards. It features hardwood floors throughout, exposed brick, crown molding, stainless steel appliances, a jacuzzi tub, a finished basement with a rec space and bonus room, and a back deck.

| January 21, 2020 | 0 Comments
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12 New Businesses Have Opened on Pigtown Main Street in Recent Months

12 New Businesses Have Opened on Pigtown Main Street in Recent Months

In recent months, 12 new businesses have opened along Pigtown Main Street. Get information on each new business, a business coming soon, and some available commercial spaces.

| January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Two retail businesses leave Federal Hill, a new hair studio opens in Federal Hill, a company is expanding in Port Covington, a theatre is for sale in Union Square, and a new museum exhibit.

| January 9, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Federal Hill Prep’s PREPwinterFest 2020 at Mobtown Ballroom on January 25th

Federal Hill Prep’s PREPwinterFest 2020 at Mobtown Ballroom on January 25th

This adults-only (21+) event includes open bar, great food prepared by local chefs, raffle prizes, and karaoke culminating in the night’s legendary Power Hour! Don’t miss your chance to get out of the house, meet friends, and hear (or sing!) all your favorite hits. 

| January 2, 2020 | 0 Comments
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‘Vagrant Coffee’ Takes Over ‘3 Bean Coffee’ in Federal Hill, Will Also Open a New Pigtown Location

‘Vagrant Coffee’ Takes Over ‘3 Bean Coffee’ in Federal Hill, Will Also Open a New Pigtown Location

Vagrant Coffee started as a traveling pop-up and catering coffee business in 2017 and has since grown to have four brick-and-mortar shops in its portfolio. It opened Cafe @ 1100 in Pigtown in January; took over Milk & Honey Market in August, which has a location in Station North and will be opening a location next year in Pigtown; and took over 3 Bean Coffee in Federal Hill on October 1st.

| December 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A Federal Hill business is closing, a Jamaican restaurant opens, a key rail project is now fully funded, a prime Federal Hill property is for lease, new murals added to Hollins Market, a brewery is now open on Thursdays, a presidential campaign office closes in South Baltimore, and a local shop owner is on the cover of Food & Beverage Magazine.

| December 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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How South Baltimore Public Schools Rated in Maryland’s New Report Card

How South Baltimore Public Schools Rated in Maryland’s New Report Card

Check out the new grades and see what local school earned a four-star rating.

| December 6, 2019 | 0 Comments
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30,000 Sq. Ft. Pigtown Building Sells, Will Be Renovated and Offered to New Tenants

30,000 Sq. Ft. Pigtown Building Sells, Will Be Renovated and Offered to New Tenants

The former The Burch Company building at 1303 Carroll St. in Pigtown/Carroll-Camden Industrial Area was sold on November 25th for $642,000 to a company called 1303 Carroll St. LLC. The two-story, brick building, which also fronts Cleveland St., is 30,000 sq. ft.

| December 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Funds Being Raised for Pigtown Veteran Whose House Was Damaged by Fire

Funds Being Raised for Pigtown Veteran Whose House Was Damaged by Fire

On November 20th, the Pigtown home of disabled Vietnam veteran Frank May was damaged by an electrical fire on the home’s second floor. Frank May and his daughter Shirley May, as well as their cats, have been forced to vacate the home by Baltimore City Department of Housing and Community Development until repairs are made.

| December 3, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Galen Robotics Moves from Silicon Valley to Pigtown, Receives Opportunity Zone Funding

Galen Robotics Moves from Silicon Valley to Pigtown, Receives Opportunity Zone Funding

Earlier this month, Verte Opportunity Fund announced the completion of its investment in Galen Robotics, a medical device company which recently moved its headquarters from Silicon Valley to 1100 Wicomico St. in Pigtown. With this expansion, Galen Robotics plans to add 100 to 125 employees to its team.

| November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Paul’s Place Begins Construction on $6.1-Million Restaurant and Culinary Arts Training Center in Pigtown

Paul’s Place Begins Construction on $6.1-Million Restaurant and Culinary Arts Training Center in Pigtown

Paul’s Place began construction last month on Groundwork Kitchen, a $6.1-million, almost 15,000 sq. ft. culinary arts training center, restaurant, and carryout shop. The project replaces a surface parking lot at 925 Washington Blvd. at the intersection of W. Cross St. in Pigtown.

| November 6, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Rebranded Price Rite Marketplace Debuts in Pigtown

Rebranded Price Rite Marketplace Debuts in Pigtown

The Price Rite at Mount Clare Junction in Pigtown was rebranded as Price Rite Marketplace and hosted its grand opening on Friday. The 38,843 sq. ft. grocery store stayed open during the transition as the space was being remodeled.

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Domino Sugar Donates Locomotive ‘Sweet Toot’ to B&O Railroad Museum

Domino Sugar Donates Locomotive ‘Sweet Toot’ to B&O Railroad Museum

After nearly three decades moving railcars at the Domino Sugar Baltimore Refinery, the facility’s 1950 Plymouth locomotive, “Sweet Toot,” will be moving to its new home at the B&O Railroad Museum.

| October 21, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Congressman Elijah Cummings Dies at the Age of 68

Congressman Elijah Cummings Dies at the Age of 68

Congressman Elijah Cummings (MD-7) died Thursday morning at the age 68 due to complications concerning longstanding health challenges. Congressman Cummings’ district included Southwest Baltimore neighborhoods including Pigtown, Hollins Market, and Union Square, along with additional sections of Baltimore City, Baltimore County, and Howard County.

| October 17, 2019 | 0 Comments
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The South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces More Than $600,000 in Community Grants

The South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Announces More Than $600,000 in Community Grants

Last week, the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership (SBGP) announced $603,930 in new grants to support 26 community projects in South and Southwest Baltimore neighborhoods. Nearly a third of the recipients are new grantees. SBGP is a nonprofit which manages half of South Baltimore’s casino Local Impact Grants.

| October 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Tuesdays Under 250: Four-Bedroom Garage Townhome in Camden Crossing

Tuesdays Under 250: Four-Bedroom Garage Townhome in Camden Crossing

This home is currently offered at Hubzu auction that ends tomorrow at 3pm. This Camden Crossing townhome, which was built in 2005, features a living room and bedroom on the first floor; a large second floor with a living room, kitchen, and dining room; and three bedrooms on the third floor. It also has hardwood floors, a second-story deck, a one-car garage and one-car parking pad, and a small outdoor space.

| October 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A Locust Point restaurant closes, new LED signs in Port Covington, a business is leaving Brooklyn, Peyton Manning stops by Nick’s Fish House, an award for Masonville Cove, a furniture store closes on Baltimore St., and a Pigtown business changes its name.

| October 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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