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Councilman Costello Warns Parks Could be Closed If Temporary Rules are Not Followed

Councilman Costello Warns Parks Could be Closed If Temporary Rules are Not Followed

“I am pleading with everyone one last time, please follow the temporary rules in our parks. I visited several parks in my district over the past two hours, and nothing was as horrible as what I saw at Riverside Park, Latrobe Park, and Wilson & Etting Park.”

| March 27, 2020 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

An RFP for a 66,869 sq. ft. retail building, a former Under Armour photography building is for lease, a Riverside Bar is for sale, bar closes at the Inner Harbor, and a new business joins City Garage.

| March 26, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Ways to Help the Local Restaurant Industry While Dining Rooms are Closed

Ways to Help the Local Restaurant Industry While Dining Rooms are Closed

With the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) around the world, the restaurant industry is among one of the hardest hit as people social distance and quarantine. Here are some ways you can help the local restaurant industry during this challenging time.

| March 27, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Database of South Baltimore Restaurants Offering Food and Packaged Goods

Database of South Baltimore Restaurants Offering Food and Packaged Goods

In an effort to combat the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), Maryland Governor Larry Hogan signed an executive order on Monday stating all bars, restaurants, movie theaters, and gyms must close. However, restaurants are still allowed to offer delivery and carryout, and now alcohol packaged goods can also be delivered too.

| March 18, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Rehabilitation of the Hanover Street Bridge Still Years Away as Funding Has Not Been Secured

Rehabilitation of the Hanover Street Bridge Still Years Away as Funding Has Not Been Secured

In June 2018, a two-year, $1.8 million study was completed that recommended a $50 million renovation of the 104-year-old Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, often referred to as the Hanover Street Bridge. Additional National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), Army Corps of Engineers, and US Coast Guard studies are required before construction can begin, but those have not started as Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT) has not secured funding for the project.

| March 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore City Recreation & Park’s New ‘Sports Turf Management Unit’ Moving into Riverside Park Service Building

Baltimore City Recreation & Park’s New ‘Sports Turf Management Unit’ Moving into Riverside Park Service Building

The service building and maintenance yard in the southeast corner of Riverside Park is getting reactivated as Baltimore City Recreation & Parks’ (BCRP) new Sports Turf Management Unit will move into the building. The building is currently under renovation and didn’t have an active use in recent years.

| February 20, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Preliminary Work Begins for Athletic Facility Renovations at Riverside Park

Preliminary Work Begins for Athletic Facility Renovations at Riverside Park

Baltimore City Department of Recreation & Parks has started preliminary work for a renovation and expansion of the athletic facilities at Riverside Park. This project was made possible by Recreation & Parks purchasing a triangular-shaped piece of land located beyond the outfield fences of Hap Hall Memorial Field from CSX for $300,000 in May 2018.

| February 18, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Riverside Taphouse Opening in the former Das Bier Haus

Riverside Taphouse Opening in the former Das Bier Haus

Social Pub General Manager Ryan Kehoe is opening Riverside Taphouse at 1542 Light St. in the former Das Bier Haus building. With renovations currently underway, Kehoe and his team hope to open the new restaurant in the approximately 2,509 sq. ft. space by March.

| February 13, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Mid-Week Listing: Renovated Home Near Riverside Park with Custom Woodwork and Two-Car Parking

Mid-Week Listing: Renovated Home Near Riverside Park with Custom Woodwork and Two-Car Parking

This three-bedroom, custom renovation by New Renaissance is a block from Riverside Park. It features original hardwood floors; polished concrete floors; reclaimed wood walls, window sills, and shelving; exposed brick; high-end bathrooms; a rooftop deck; and a two-car parking pad.

| January 29, 2020 | 0 Comments
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Little Havana Renovates Its Event Spaces, Plans a Future Cafe Facing Key Highway

Little Havana Renovates Its Event Spaces, Plans a Future Cafe Facing Key Highway

Little Havana at 1325 Key Hwy. in Federal Hill recently completed some renovations and was approved to expand the footprint of its liquor license to cover its entire 14,981 sq. ft. waterfront building. This is the latest round of investment for the Cuban-themed restaurant that has been open since 1997.

| January 30, 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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Retail and Office Collective with a Brewery, Grocery Store, Restaurant, Liquor Store, and Coffee Shop Coming to Light Street

Retail and Office Collective with a Brewery, Grocery Store, Restaurant, Liquor Store, and Coffee Shop Coming to Light Street

A 34,500 sq. ft. building at 1900 Light St. in South Baltimore/Riverside will become a new collective comprised of a brewery; a combined restaurant, boutique grocery store, bar, and liquor store concept; a coffee shop; additional retail; a hydroponic agriculture production facility; and office space for startups.

| December 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Mid-Week Listing: Custom Four-Bedroom Home Near Riverside Park with Parking, a Rooftop Deck, and Tax Credit

Mid-Week Listing: Custom Four-Bedroom Home Near Riverside Park with Parking, a Rooftop Deck, and Tax Credit

This four-bedroom home near Riverside Park features original hardwood floors; exposed brick; reclaimed wood walls, shelves, window sills, and countertops; sliding barn doors; custom bathrooms; stamped concrete floors in the basement; a parking pad; and a rooftop deck.

| December 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore Man Found Guilty of Murder of Federal Hill Resident Timothy Moriconi

Baltimore Man Found Guilty of Murder of Federal Hill Resident Timothy Moriconi

Yesterday, Deandre Devon Sleet, a 24-year-old Baltimore resident, was found guilty by a jury of murdering 25-year-old Federal Hill resident Timothy Moriconi on September 27, 2018 on the 1200 block of Riverside Ave. Sleet was found guilty of first degree murder, as well as guilty of additional robbery and firearm-related charges.

| December 10, 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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Covington Street Cycle Track Installed in Federal Hill and Riverside

Covington Street Cycle Track Installed in Federal Hill and Riverside

The Covington Street Cycle Track/Bike Boulevard began installation last week in Federal Hill and Riverside and is mostly completed. The project, led by the Baltimore City Department of Transportation’s (DOT) BikeBaltimore program, is part of the Baltimore City Bike Master Plan. The project is funded by a State Highway Administration grant.

| November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Tuesdays Under 250: Light Street Home with a Front Yard, Back Yard, and Parking Pad

Tuesdays Under 250: Light Street Home with a Front Yard, Back Yard, and Parking Pad

This two-bedroom home in South Baltimore features a grass front yard, a concrete back patio, a parking pad, laminate and tile floors, and a brick fireplace and vaulted ceilings in the master bedroom.

| November 19, 2019 | 0 Comments
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