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Baltimore City Fire Department Property on Hanover Street to House Medic Units After Renovation

Baltimore City Fire Department Property on Hanover Street to House Medic Units After Renovation

In partnership with the Department of General Services, the Baltimore City Fire Department (BCFD) has begun renovating the former Truck 6 building at 1227 S. Hanover St. BCFD is proposing the station will have two medic units vehicles and an EMS officer.

| October 17, 2019 | 0 Comments
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St. Barnabas & St. Susanna Coptic Orthodox Church Taking Over Former Sts. Stephen and James in Federal Hill

St. Barnabas & St. Susanna Coptic Orthodox Church Taking Over Former Sts. Stephen and James in Federal Hill

Coptic Orthodox Church St. Barnabas & St. Susanna (SBSS) will be taking over the historic church building at 938 S. Hanover St. in Federal Hill/Sharp-Leadenhall that was the former home to Sts. Stephen and James Evangelical Lutheran Church. SBSS purchased the building in recent weeks, has started renovations, and hopes to host its first service in January.

| October 15, 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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Updated Plans Presented for 10-Story, 333,000 Sq. Ft. Office and Biotech Building on Martin Luther King Boulevard

Updated Plans Presented for 10-Story, 333,000 Sq. Ft. Office and Biotech Building on Martin Luther King Boulevard

The new 10-story building at 4 MLK will be mostly glass and will have multiple retail spaces along Martin Luther King Blvd. The first two stories of 4 MLK will be a lobby, cafe, co-working space, and events space called District Hall.

| October 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Amalfi Coast-Inspired Italian Restaurant ‘Limoncello’ Sets Opening Date at Anthem House

Amalfi Coast-Inspired Italian Restaurant ‘Limoncello’ Sets Opening Date at Anthem House

This will be Limoncello’s first Baltimore area location and second location in Maryland. The first location in St. Michaels opened in September 2016. Limoncello is an Italian food restaurant and wine bar specializing in dishes from the Amalfi Coast of Southern Italy and homemade limoncello.

| October 10, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Plans Revealed for 3,750-Seat ‘The Paramount Baltimore’ Music Venue Across From M&T Bank Stadium

Plans Revealed for 3,750-Seat ‘The Paramount Baltimore’ Music Venue Across From M&T Bank Stadium

The proposed $50-million, 80,000 sq. ft., 3,750-seat venue will take the place of an existing 91,744 sq. ft. brick building and warehouse on a two-acre lot.

| October 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Mid-Week Listing: Brand New Rehab with Harbor Views, Three Master Suites, a Chef’s Kitchen, and Custom Finishes

Mid-Week Listing: Brand New Rehab with Harbor Views, Three Master Suites, a Chef’s Kitchen, and Custom Finishes

Amazing renovation with Million Dollar Views of the Baltimore Harbor. Third Floor Owners Suite has wet bar area and walk out to deck with pergola. Custom Iron Railings, Hardwood Floors and Chefs Kitchen. This custom renovation has 3 Bedrooms upstairs each with its own attached full bathroom. Brand New Plumbing, Electric & HVAC. Complete renovation top to bottom.

| October 2, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Southwest Partnership Purchases Lord Baltimore Theatre, Looks to Create Cultural Arts Center

Southwest Partnership Purchases Lord Baltimore Theatre, Looks to Create Cultural Arts Center

The Southwest Partnership (SWP), a nonprofit that is a coalition of seven neighborhood associations and six anchor institutions in Southwest Baltimore, has purchased the former Lord Baltimore Theater at 1110 W. Baltimore St. in Hollins Market/Poppleton with hopes of bringing it back to life as a cultural arts and education center.

| October 1, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Million Dollar Monday: Locust Point Townhome with Six-Car Parking and a Rooftop Deck

Million Dollar Monday: Locust Point Townhome with Six-Car Parking and a Rooftop Deck

This 2,340 sq. ft., three-bedroom townhome in Locust Point features a two-car garage and four additional parking spaces adjacent to the home. It also has a large deck off the living room, a rooftop deck with skyline views, hardwood floors, a fireplace, high-end kitchen finishes, a formal dining room, and two master suites.

| September 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
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How Neighbors in Union Square Purchased a Commercial Property to Control Its Future

How Neighbors in Union Square Purchased a Commercial Property to Control Its Future

A group of neighbors in Union Square who go by Place for Good People LLC, purchased a commercial property at 1301 Hollins St. in their neighborhood to make sure they controlled its future. The property was previously the home of Top Carry Out and began to attract “unwanted activity and drugs in recent years,” according to Thomas Hams of Place for Good People.

| September 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Independent Book Store ‘Charm City Books’ Coming to Pigtown

Independent Book Store ‘Charm City Books’ Coming to Pigtown

Pigtown is getting a book store as Charm City Books is opening next month in 782 Washington Blvd. Charm City Books is a new business from husband and wife Joe Carlson and Daven Ralston. Charm City Books is taking the place of a Baltimore Police substation that recently left the two-story, 1,200 sq. ft. retail space.

| September 11, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Traffic Modifications for the Run to Remember on Sunday

South Baltimore Traffic Modifications for the Run to Remember on Sunday

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that temporary traffic modifications will be in effect this Sunday for the Run to Remember 11K/5K/1 Mile Fun Run & Walk.  The event will begin on Pratt Street in front of the World Trade Center at 8:46 a.m. on Sunday, September 08, 2019. 

| September 7, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Love at First Bite Café Opens in Locust Point

Love at First Bite Café Opens in Locust Point

Love at First Bite is open Tuesday to Saturday from 7am to 8pm. It will focus on coffee, all-day breakfast, sandwiches, salads, soul food plates, ice cream, sundaes, and homemade desserts.

| September 4, 2019 | 0 Comments
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House Plant Shop ‘Plantacea’ Coming to Federal Hill

House Plant Shop ‘Plantacea’ Coming to Federal Hill

Lisa Heckman has been in the restaurant business for many years, but now she is turning to a life-long hobby and passion for her next business. Heckman is opening house plant shop Plantacea in an approximately 700 sq. ft. retail space at 910 S. Charles St. In recent years, the space was formerly an office and a boutique

| August 27, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Annoula’s Kitchen Opens at Cross Street Market

Annoula’s Kitchen Opens at Cross Street Market

SoBo Cafe and SoBo Market owner Anna Leventis opened her new concept Annoula’s Kitchen this month at the newly-renovated Cross Street Market. The Annoula’s stall is a fast-casual concept, but continues the theme of Leventis’ other restaurants by serving many scratch-made items and local products.

| August 23, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Weekend Events Around Baltimore

Vegan Restaurant Week, Maryland State Fair, Black Panther at Flicks, O’s/Rays, three MECU Pavilion concerts, cleanups, Australian Rules Football, St. Elizabeth’s Summer Carnival, Volo Summer Fest, Camp Sandlot, Family Movie Night at Riverside Pool, Classic Car Show, Sunday Sounds in Union Square Park, beer releases, farmers markets, fitness, and more. Have fun!

| August 22, 2019 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Crime Updates

South Baltimore Crime Updates

An aggravated assault in Sharp-Leadenhall, two robberies in Federal Hill, a robbery in Riverside, two robberies and an aggravated assault at the Inner Harbor, a robbery in Port Covington, three aggravated assaults in Pigtown, and a robbery in Hollins Market.

| August 19, 2019 | 0 Comments
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