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Sign Up Now for Free Spring Youth Sports Leagues in South Baltimore

Sign Up Now for Free Spring Youth Sports Leagues in South Baltimore

Registration is open for free spring youth sports leagues! The South Baltimore Gateway Partnership, with funding from Horseshoe Casino Baltimore and other Maryland casinos, is excited to partner with Volo City Kids Foundation and Baltimore City Recreation & Parks  to provide eight weeks of free youth sports programs for kids aged 6 to 12

| March 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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A Look at South Baltimore Real Estate Market Stats

A Look at South Baltimore Real Estate Market Stats

The following is an overview of the median real estate sale price over the past year for the different South Baltimore neighborhoods covered by Redfin. SouthBMore.com will take a look at these numbers every quarter.

| March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Housewerks to Launch the Pigtown Flea Market this Spring

Housewerks to Launch the Pigtown Flea Market this Spring

Housewerks is launching the Pigtown Flea Market this spring at its one-acre-plus property at 1415 Bayard St. in Pigtown/Carroll-Camden Industrial Area. The flea market will be limited to vendors selling antiques, vintage items, maker products, and collectibles. 

| March 7, 2019 | 0 Comments
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30,000 Sq. Ft. Building Hits the Market in Pigtown

30,000 Sq. Ft. Building Hits the Market in Pigtown

“The property is ideal for woodworkers, artisans, metal shops, non-profits, and light industrial-type companies that are looking to be in the Pigtown area. It may also be attractive to residential developers who may look to convert the property into a residential use.”

| February 28, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Video: Acting Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Michael S. Harrison Meets with Southern District

Video: Acting Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Michael S. Harrison Meets with Southern District

New Acting Baltimore Police Department (BPD) Commissioner Michael S. Harrison held a meet-and-greet with the Southern District last night at Cherry Hill Elementary/Middle School. He introduced himself, listened to comments from community members, and took questions. 

| February 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Diablo Doughnuts partners on a new beer, Diamondback teams up with Guinness, Work Printing recognized by the Comptroller, Knockout Fitness is expanding, and Black Cherry Puppet Theater is fundraising for a new roof.

| February 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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USPS Package Pickups Moved from South Baltimore to Brooklyn Curtis Bay

USPS Package Pickups Moved from South Baltimore to Brooklyn Curtis Bay

South Baltimore may have a new post office, but area residents will no longer be able to pickup certified/registered mail, hold mail, and packages in the neighborhood. The pickups will now take place at the Brooklyn Curtis Bay Post Office at 10 16th Ave. in Anne Arundel County.

| February 7, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Development Photo Tour

South Baltimore Development Photo Tour

Here is a photo tour of all the construction projects in South Baltimore. There are 26 projects that will add apartments, townhomes, office spaces, retail, a public market, storage, hotel rooms, a train station, a field house, a brewery, stadium amenities, and infrastructure to the area. Take a look!

| February 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Two-Bedroom Rowhome in Pigtown with a Front Porch

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Two-Bedroom Rowhome in Pigtown with a Front Porch

This renovated two-bedroom rowhome in Pigtown features a front porch, hardwood floors, crown molding, a large eat-in kitchen, a jacuzzi tub, and a fenced back yard.

| January 29, 2019 | 0 Comments
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“Prize of Pigtown Main Street” Property Available for Lease

“Prize of Pigtown Main Street” Property Available for Lease

Pigtown Main Street Interim Executive Director Kim Lane told SouthBMore.com the property is “the prize of Main Street.” She added, “It has the most potential of any property due to its size to bring customers to Main Street. We are anxious to get a business in there that benefits other businesses in the neighborhood.”

| January 24, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Three-Bedroom Home on Cross Street with a Parking Pad

Tuesdays Under 250: Renovated Three-Bedroom Home on Cross Street with a Parking Pad

This renovated three-bedroom home in Pigtown features wood floors and stairs, exposed brick, a large bathroom with a dual vanity, and an enclosed parking pad.

| January 22, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Pigtown and Union Square Now Eligible for Healthy Neighborhoods Renovation Grants and Rehab Loans

Pigtown and Union Square Now Eligible for Healthy Neighborhoods Renovation Grants and Rehab Loans

Pigtown and Union Square were recently added as the two newest neighborhoods eligible for Healthy Neighborhoods home improvement loans and grants, as well as purchase/rehab loans. Healthy Neighborhoods is a Baltimore-based nonprofit focused on stabilizing blocks in Baltimore’s “middle neighborhoods” through home ownership and home improvements.

| January 17, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Youfit Gym Closing in Pigtown

Youfit Gym Closing in Pigtown

National gym chain Youfit Health Clubs is closing its Pigtown location at 1205 W. Pratt St. at the Mount Clare Junction Shopping Center. Today will be the last day of operation for the 18,411 sq. ft. health club.

| December 20, 2018 | 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

The Maryland State Department of Education recently released a new grading system for Maryland’s public schools. The Maryland Public Schools Report Cards rates schools between one and five stars.

| December 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
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CubeSmart Opens 1000-Unit Storage Facility on Washington Blvd.

CubeSmart Opens 1000-Unit Storage Facility on Washington Blvd.

CubeSmart purchased the 1.78 acre property from DeBois in 2017 for $2 million. DeBois had a two-story, 32,886 sq. ft. building on the property, which is located across the street from the Montgomery Park Business Center.

| December 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
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‘This Little Piggy Foot Spa and Nails Etc.’ Opens in Pigtown

‘This Little Piggy Foot Spa and Nails Etc.’ Opens in Pigtown

This Little Piggy is owned by Carol Blakeney who relocated to Pigtown from Maine five months ago. She noticed there were no other nail shops in the neighborhood and decided she would open one herself after learning about the soon-to-be-vacant retail space while attending the Pigtown Festival.

| December 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
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A Look at South Baltimore Real Estate Market Stats

A Look at South Baltimore Real Estate Market Stats

The following is an overview of the median real estate sale price over the past year for the different South Baltimore neighborhoods covered by Redfin. This overview also lists the median sale price dating back five years ago to November 2013. Each median statistic calculated by Redfin is from a 90-day period that ends on the last day of the stated month.

| December 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
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