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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Wow, what a weekend lineup of events! This weekend features the 17th Annual Pigtown Festival with live music, local beers, and pig races. Plus, Federal Hill Oktoberfest, Dining Out For Life, Ray Lewis Hall of Fame Parade, Civil War Days, Cherry Hill Arts & Music Festival, Holy Rosary Polish Fall Festival, Broncos/Ravens, Baltimore Magazine’s Music Festival, brewery events, pet fundraisers, outdoor fitness, and much more.

| September 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore Police Department Mounted Unit Equestrian Facility Coming to B&O Railroad Museum Property

Baltimore Police Department Mounted Unit Equestrian Facility Coming to B&O Railroad Museum Property

The new 13,000-sq. ft. equestrian facility sits on a 2.4-acre plot of museum property that is located in the grass area adjacent to B&O Railroad Museum’s train tracks that run west of the museum. The site is just north of Carroll Park, and just south of the Traci Adkins Park and Mount Clare neighborhood.

| September 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

According to the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) Crime Map, the following crimes were reported from 9/8/18-9/14/18.

| September 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
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New Townhomes Coming to a Mostly-Abandoned Area Near Carroll Park

New Townhomes Coming to a Mostly-Abandoned Area Near Carroll Park

“We are trying to bring back this community to the way it was in the 1970s and 1980s,” said Bill West of Stavrou Construction Inc. and Baltimore Redevelopment LLC . “It’s a risk, but these properties can’t keep sitting like this.”

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments
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A Food Market, Apartments, and Office Buildings Planned for First Phase of Port Covington

A Food Market, Apartments, and Office Buildings Planned for First Phase of Port Covington

The first phase of Chapter 1 will be called Rye Street Market, which is a multi-block, mixed-used development across from the Sagamore Spirit Distillery on E. Cromwell St. Rye Street Market is highlighted by a large food market sharing the same name.

| September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
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SoBo Halloween Bash on October 27th at Riverside Park

SoBo Halloween Bash on October 27th at Riverside Park

This Halloween event for all ages features a costume contest with prizes, live music, food, beer, wine, lawn games, crafts, books, and more fun.

| September 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

A stacked weekend events lineup as the Fall gets underway in Baltimore. Make sure to stop by the Locust Point Festival for local beers and food, bands, games, vendors, and more fun. This weekend also has the Riverside Summer Concert Series, the Ravens home opener, Hampdenfest, Bacon Jam, Purple Patio, Trucks for Tots, Run to Remember, Nick Cannon, cleanups, outdoor concerts, book signings, and more fun.

| September 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Locust Point Residents Oppose Proposed Nine-Story Building on Woodall Street

Locust Point Residents Oppose Proposed Nine-Story Building on Woodall Street

The Locust Point Civic Association (LPCA), Councilman Eric Costello, Domino Sugar, and many residents on the 1400 blocks of Woodall St. and Stevenson St. have teamed up to oppose a proposed nine-story building and adjacent parking garage at 1401-1407 Woodall St. The proposed development from Goodier Properties would take the place of two less than two-story industrial buildings and a vacant lot that face E. Key Hwy., Woodall St. and Stevenson St. 

| September 5, 2018 | 3 Comments
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Orioles to Honor National Federation of the Blind on September 18th with Braille Jerseys

Orioles to Honor National Federation of the Blind on September 18th with Braille Jerseys

The Orioles will honor Riverside’s National Federation of the Blind by becoming the first American sports team to incorporate Braille lettering into the gameday uniforms.

| September 5, 2018 | 1 Comments
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Wedding and Event Venue Opens at The Winslow Parker Metal Building Next to M&T Bank Stadium

Wedding and Event Venue Opens at The Winslow Parker Metal Building Next to M&T Bank Stadium

The Winslow Parker Metal Building was built in 1900. Its historic features include polished concrete floors, rustic brick walls and columns, steel beams and columns, concrete ceilings, restored beams, rolling doors, and a reclaimed marble bar. The venue is highlighted by a two-story main gathering area with a mezzanine level, pitched wood ceilings, steel staircases, string lighting, and many windows and skylights. The space also has a full kitchen for catering.

| August 29, 2018 | 1 Comments
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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

An armed robbery in Federal Hill and Pigtown; aggravated assaults in Hollins Market and Pigtown; two stolen cars on the South Baltimore Peninsula; and burglaries and larcenies around the area.

| August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Permit Parking Coming Soon to the Riverside Community

Permit Parking Coming Soon to the Riverside Community

The Riverside Neighborhood Association (RNA) has been trying to get Residential Permit Parking (RPP) from the Parking Authority of Baltimore since 2011 and now it could be within 12 months of becoming a reality. RNA has created a pilot area of Fort Ave. to Randall St. south to north and Light St. to Battery Ave. east to west to launch the program.

| August 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Bath House Square Development Begins Construction in Pigtown

Bath House Square Development Begins Construction in Pigtown

Bath House Square will bring eight “high-end” one-bedroom apartments and about 1,700 sq. ft. of retail to Washington Blvd. The retail space will be filled by Milk & Honey Market, which is owned by Dana Valery,  who is the wife of SAA/EVI Principal Ernst Valery.

| August 22, 2018 | 1 Comments
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Speed Cameras and a Commercial Vehicle Monitor Coming to South Baltimore Neighborhoods

Speed Cameras and a Commercial Vehicle Monitor Coming to South Baltimore Neighborhoods

South Baltimore is getting new speed cameras, as well as a Commercial Vehicle Height Monitoring System, as part of a new Automated Traffic Violation Enforcement System (ATVES) initiative by the Baltimore City Department of Transportation (DOT).

| August 17, 2018 | 2 Comments
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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Summer Block Party at World of Beer, USCGC Eagle New London free public tours, Maryland Folk Metal Fest, Pier Jam, Baltimore Wedding Experience, outdoor movies, outdoor fitness, brewery events, farmers markets, and more fun.

| August 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Renovations, Openings, and Closings Highlight Recent Changes at Harborplace at the Inner Harbor

Renovations, Openings, and Closings Highlight Recent Changes at Harborplace at the Inner Harbor

Ashkenazy Acquisition Corporation took over Harborplace at the Inner Harbor in 2013 and began renovations to the Light Street and Pratt Street Pavilions last year. Changes are now starting to take shape at the shopping and dining attraction.

| August 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
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Leadenhall Community Outreach Center Opens in Sharp-Leadenhall

Leadenhall Community Outreach Center Opens in Sharp-Leadenhall

The ribbon was cut this week on the Leadenhall Community Outreach Center in Sharp-Leadenhall. The $1,050,000 community center was built over the last eight months on a formerly vacant lot next to Leadenhall Baptist Church at 1021 Leadenhall St. The center is part of Caves Valley Partners (CVP) $300-million Stadium Square redevelopment project.

| August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
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