Ridgely’s Delight

Orioles’ Chris Davis and Wife Jill Davis Donate $3 Million to University of Maryland Children’s Hospital

Orioles’ Chris Davis and Wife Jill Davis Donate $3 Million to University of Maryland Children’s Hospital

Chris and Jill Davis have given a $3 million gift to help fund an expansion of the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital (UMCH) at the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC). Their generous gift is the largest philanthropic donation from a Baltimore sports figure to UMMC.

| November 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Traffic Modifications for the Baltimore Running Festival on Saturday

Traffic Modifications for the Baltimore Running Festival on Saturday

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the temporary road closures and parking restrictions in effect for the 19th annual Baltimore Running Festival, which will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2019.  Approximately 20,000 people are expected to participate in this year’s event. 

| October 18, 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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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.

| July 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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Mid-Week Listing: Four-Bedroom Ridgely’s Delight Home with Historic Touches, Two-Car Parking, and Solar Panels

Mid-Week Listing: Four-Bedroom Ridgely’s Delight Home with Historic Touches, Two-Car Parking, and Solar Panels

This four-bedroom Ridgely’s Delight rowhome is a mix of old and new with original hardwood flooring, multiple living rooms, french doors, fireplaces, a high-end kitchen, a large master suite and bathroom, a bonus office space, a back yard, and a two-car parking pad.

| March 27, 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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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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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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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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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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Tuesdays Under 250: Stylish Ridgely’s Delight Home with a Two-Story Living Room

Tuesdays Under 250: Stylish Ridgely’s Delight Home with a Two-Story Living Room

This unique Ridgely’s Delight home on a cobblestone street features a light-filled two-story living room with a fireplace, a lower-level kitchen, a spacious bedroom with a walk-in closet, and a fenced back yard. 

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
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50-Unit Apartment Building Coming to Pratt Street in Ridgely’s Delight

50-Unit Apartment Building Coming to Pratt Street in Ridgely’s Delight

Zahlco Development is planning a five-story, 50-unit apartment building at 719-725 W. Pratt St. in Ridgely’s Delight. The $12-million project incorporates several existing buildings along with a vacant lot that Zahlco is purchasing from the University of Maryland, Baltimore and University of Maryland Medical Center.

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Saturday Traffic Advisory for the Baltimore Running Festival

Saturday Traffic Advisory for the Baltimore Running Festival

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the temporary road closures, parking restrictions and commercial vehicle restrictions in effect for the 18th annual Baltimore Running Festival, which will be held tomorrow, Saturday, October 20, 2018.  Approximately 20,000 people are expected to participate in this year’s event. 

| October 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Charm City Circulator Service Disrupted During Transition to a New Vendor

Charm City Circulator Service Disrupted During Transition to a New Vendor

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) announced today that services on the Charm City Circulator (CCC) Bus Routes will be disrupted during the transition to a new vendor over the next few days. Customers of the Green and Banner routes will not have services tomorrow and possibly Friday as well.

| October 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Video: Federal Hill Public Safety Forum

Video: Federal Hill Public Safety Forum

At the walk and taking questions at the forum was Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby, Baltimore Police Department (BPD) Commissioner Gary Tuggle, Southern District Commander Major Monique Brown, Councilman Eric Costello, and the District 46 representation of Delegate Luke Clippinger, Delegate Robbyn Lewis, Delegate Brooke Lierman, and Senator Bill Ferguson.

| October 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
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