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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

A smoke shop opens in Federal Hill, a convenience store opens on S. Charles St., Tiki Barge is not opening this year, an Annapolis-born seafood restaurant opens on Pratt St., P.F. Chang’s is closing, Gap is closing, a restaurant changes its name in Federal Hill, and Sagamore Spirit teams up with Sierra Nevada.

| June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Obituary: Kevin M Vaught, Sr. “ButterBean”

Obituary: Kevin M Vaught, Sr. “ButterBean”

Kevin was a Police Cadet  from 1981- 1983 followed by his dedicated service to the people of Baltimore as a Police Officer.  He retired in 2015.  During his time as a Policeman, Kevin made a substantial impact on the community and all he came in contact with.  He is notably remembered for earning the Award for Heroism with a “V” for valor, when he selflessly entered a burning building and rescued the occupants.

| June 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Former South Baltimore Community Officer Kevin “ButterBean” Vaught Dies of Cancer at the Age of 57

Former South Baltimore Community Officer Kevin “ButterBean” Vaught Dies of Cancer at the Age of 57

Officer Kevin “ButterBean” Vaught was a popular fixture around South Baltimore during his 18 years working in the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) Southern District. Officer ButterBean passed away on Thursday after a battle with stage four liver cancer at the age of 57. He was diagnosed with cancer in March 2018 and was undergoing treatments at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

| June 10, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Census 2019: Places to Eat on the South Baltimore Peninsula

Census 2019: Places to Eat on the South Baltimore Peninsula

Following the popularity of SouthBMore.com’s ‘Places to Eat on the South Baltimore Peninsula’ census in 2018, SouthBMore.com has decided to make it a yearly study to provide a complete overview of the state of the dining scene on the South Baltimore Peninsula. SouthBMore.com takes a look at the total amount of places to eat, the occupancy rate, the amount of places that have pizza, alcoholic beverages, sushi, juice, Mexican, and more. Take a look!

| June 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Three International Architecture Firms Reveal Concepts for Middle Branch Waterfront Design Competition

Three International Architecture Firms Reveal Concepts for Middle Branch Waterfront Design Competition

Last night, concepts were revealed for a competition that aims to turn the Middle Branch Waterfront into a more than 11-mile park system in South Baltimore along the shoreline of the Patapsco River.

| May 30, 2019 | 0 Comments
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SouthBMore.com Founder and Publisher Talks About Port Covington and Cross Street Market on The Brett Hollander Show Podcast

SouthBMore.com Founder and Publisher Talks About Port Covington and Cross Street Market on The Brett Hollander Show Podcast

SouthBMore.com Founder and Publisher Kevin Lynch was featured on WBAL’s The Brett Hollander Show podcast yesterday discussing the groundbreaking of Chapter 1 of Port Covington and the history of the site, as well as the opening of the Cross Street Market.

| May 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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First Major Phase of Port Covington Development Breaks Ground

First Major Phase of Port Covington Development Breaks Ground

The Port Covington Development Team broke ground today on Chapter 1 of the 235-acre, $5.5-billion, multi-decade Port Covington Development. The approximately $700-million phase is planned to include approximately 1.38 million sq. ft. of office, 337,450 sq. ft. of retail, 976,667 sq. ft. of residential, and 285,000 sq. ft. of hotel space across more than 12 city blocks.

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
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No “Specific Timeline” for Under Armour’s Expansion of its Port Covington Campus

No “Specific Timeline” for Under Armour’s Expansion of its Port Covington Campus

Under Armour President and Chief Operating Officer Patrik Frisk sat down with SouthBMore.com on Wednesday and said the headquarters at Tide Point fits the company’s current needs. “There will be a time when that will happen,” Frisk said referring to the future Port Covington Campus expansion, but noted that Under Armour is “not ready yet” to move forward. There is no specific timeline at this point as to when Under Armour will begin construction on Phase One.

| May 9, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Under Armour Records a $22-Million Profit in the First Quarter of 2019

Under Armour Records a $22-Million Profit in the First Quarter of 2019

After spending 2017 and 2018 restructuring the company, Under Armour has netted positive results in the first quarter of 2019. Under Armour had its revenues rise 2 percent to $1.2 billion and recorded a net income or profit of $22 million in the first three months of this year.

| May 2, 2019 | 0 Comments
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A Rundown of the Eight Buildings Presented for Chapter 1 of the Port Covington Redevelopment

A Rundown of the Eight Buildings Presented for Chapter 1 of the Port Covington Redevelopment

The eight buildings proposed will total approximately 1,142,100 sq. ft. with 403,000 sq. ft. of office space, 166,885 sq. ft. of retail space, and 548 apartments on five city blocks. All five blocks will be created on the grass lot and parking lots surrounding The Baltimore Sun’s Sun Park. The blocks are across E. Cromwell St. from the already-completed Sagamore Spirit Distillery.

| April 17, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Mixed-Use Building with a Parking Garage, Grocery Store, and Apartments Planned for Port Covington

Mixed-Use Building with a Parking Garage, Grocery Store, and Apartments Planned for Port Covington

E1 is planned to have 1,400 parking spaces; a first-floor grocery store up to 48,000 sq. ft.; up to 16,000 sq. ft. of first-floor flex spaces which could be used for residential, offices, or retail; up to 20,000 sq. ft. of first-floor retail; and 150,000 to 170,000 sq. ft. of apartments on the upper floors totaling 150 to 158 units.

| April 12, 2019 | 0 Comments
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233,000 Sq. Ft. Office Building Planned for Cromwell Street in Port Covington

233,000 Sq. Ft. Office Building Planned for Cromwell Street in Port Covington

Representatives from Weller Development presented plans today for an eight-story, 233,000 sq. ft. office building along E. Cromwell St. in Port Covington to Baltimore City Planning Department’s Urban Design & Architecture Advisory Panel (UDAAP). This office building is one of eight new buildings that have been presented to UDAAP for the first phase of Chapter 1 in the 235-acre, $5.5 billion, multi-decade Port Covington Development by The Port Covington Development Team.

| April 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Exelon’s Gould Street Generating Station in Port Covington Up for Sale, Will Shut Down in June

Exelon’s Gould Street Generating Station in Port Covington Up for Sale, Will Shut Down in June

Exelon Generation’s Gould Street Generating Station at 2199 Gould St. in Port Covington is being retired on June 1, 2019. Exelon has put the 5.5-acre waterfront property up for sale with real estate broker Cushman & Wakefield.

| April 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Point in Port Covington Acquires 7-Day Liquor License

South Point in Port Covington Acquires 7-Day Liquor License

South Point in Port Covington has acquired a 7-day beer, wine, and liquor license (BD7). Located at 101 W. Cromwell St., this seasonal waterfront outdoor bar made its debut last summer at West Covington Park. It was previously only open Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

| March 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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JLL Selected to Lease 1.38 Million Sq. Ft. of Office Space at Port Covington

JLL Selected to Lease 1.38 Million Sq. Ft. of Office Space at Port Covington

The Port Covington Development Team says the project will “feature several key ecosystems focused on technology, life sciences and education.”

| March 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Construction of Public Market and Three Office Buildings in Port Covington Set to Start This Year

Construction of Public Market and Three Office Buildings in Port Covington Set to Start This Year

The Port Covington Development Team presented plans for Rye Street Market, a four-building, block-long project totaling 243,500 sq. ft. It will include a 13,000 sq. ft. open-air market and food hall, 50,000 sq. ft. of pedestrian-oriented retail, 180,000 sq. ft. of office space, and a rooftop event space.

| February 18, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Port Covington Development Team Releases Plans for Two New Apartment Buildings

Port Covington Development Team Releases Plans for Two New Apartment Buildings

Two new buildings at Port Covington will bring 390 apartment units and 25,885 sq. ft. of retail to South Baltimore. Learn about these buildings and the scope of Chapter 1 of this multi-decade development project.

| February 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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