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The Charles Opens at the Former Mad River in Federal Hill

The Charles Opens at the Former Mad River in Federal Hill

Wheeler and Yike told SouthBMore.com this week that they are encouraged by all the investment in the area and are looking to capture the crowd from many of the new luxury apartment buildings. “It seems the neighborhood is moving away from the college crowd and attracting a more mature crowd,” said Wheeler.

| October 20, 2017 | 0 Comments
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No Way Jose Café to Rebrand by the End of October

No Way Jose Café to Rebrand by the End of October

The team from Blue Agave bought No Way Jose Café at 38 E. Cross St. in February 2016 and, at the end of this month, the Tex-Mex bar and restaurant will undergo a rebranding. This will include a new concept, menu, and name.

| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Korean Restaurant JAZZ+SOJU Coming Soon to Anthem House in Locust Point

Korean Restaurant JAZZ+SOJU Coming Soon to Anthem House in Locust Point

JAZZ+SOJU is a new restaurant concept from Baltimore resident Michelle Min, who also owns a restaurant called Roosterspin in Westfield, New Jersey with her sister. Just like Roosterspin, JAZZ+SOJU will serve Korean double-fried chicken, which earned rave reviews in The New York Times.

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Rash Field Skatepark to Honor Memory of South Baltimore Resident Jake Owen

Rash Field Skatepark to Honor Memory of South Baltimore Resident Jake Owen

Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore will begin work on the redevelopment of Rash Field next summer. Last week, Waterfront Partnership announced the skatepark at Rash Field will be named “Jake’s Skatepark” in memory of Jake Owen, a South Baltimore resident, avid skater, and sports lover, who was killed in 2011 when he was five years old by a cell phone-distracted driver.

| October 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults Screw Cancer Brew Hope at Crossbar, plus business news including a restaurant closing in Federal Hill, a company leaves City Garage for a bigger space, Baltimore makes a run at hosting the World Cup, a Federal Hill business expands, and Under Armour signs a recording artist.

| October 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore Relocates to Silo Point in Locust Point

Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore Relocates to Silo Point in Locust Point

The Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore (EAGB) relocated in August from 1 East Pratt St. Downtown to Silo Point in Locust Point. EAGB is the first tenant to use the approximately 3,000 sq. ft. space which has sat vacant since the building opened in 2008 by Turner Development. A concept called FoodLifePoint was proposed for the space in 2011, but never opened.

| October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Fat Larry’s in Federal Hill Closes, Former Liquor License for Sale

Fat Larry’s in Federal Hill Closes, Former Liquor License for Sale

Fat Larry’s at 1026 S. Charles St. in Federal Hill closed last month. The space is now available for lease and owner Larry Davidov has put the restaurant’s former six-day tavern liquor license up for sale.

| October 5, 2017 | 1 Comments
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28 Walker Plans New Apartment and Retail Building on Cross Street in Federal Hill

28 Walker Plans New Apartment and Retail Building on Cross Street in Federal Hill

28 Walker is going for a “co-living” concept at Wheelhouse, inspired by buildings such as Ollie, which has a location in Pittsburgh and which is opening four additional buildings. Wheelhouse’s 29 apartments will be mostly three- and four-bedroom units, along with one-bedroom apartments and small studios.

| October 3, 2017 | 1 Comments
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SouthBMore’s Best Bash 2017 Photo Gallery

SouthBMore’s Best Bash 2017 Photo Gallery

Joined by friends and neighbors, we had an incredible time at our third annual SouthBMore’s Best Bash at Little Havana. Thanks for voting in SouthBMore’s Best, which crowned 31 South Baltimore winners, and thanks for celebrating with us. We look forward to seeing you again next year

| September 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Ridgely’s Delight Park Renovated with the Help of Casino Impact Funds

Ridgely’s Delight Park Renovated with the Help of Casino Impact Funds

A pocket park at Melvin Dr. and Penn St. in Ridgely’s Delight recently underwent renovations and was rededicated earlier this month. The project was a partnership between The Ridgely’s Delight Association (RDA), the Casino Local Development Council (LDC), Parks and People Foundation, and Baltimore City Recreation and Parks.

| September 27, 2017 | 1 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

I Heart the 90’s Party is back from Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, highly-anticipated restaurants open in Locust Point and Port Covington, a new sports bar coming to the Inner Harbor, Baltimore Bike Share suspended, and two Pigtown businesses close.

| September 20, 2017 | 1 Comments
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1,200 Under Armour Volunteers Help Renovate Thomas Johnson and George Washington Schools

1,200 Under Armour Volunteers Help Renovate Thomas Johnson and George Washington Schools

Thomas Johnson Elementary Middle School in Riverside/South Baltimore and George Washington Elementary School in Pigtown have a fresh new look thanks to 1,200 Under Armour volunteers. Last week was Under Armour’s “Week of WILL – a week of volunteerism and giving back to the city.” The initiative was in partnership with the Heart of America Foundation.

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Chapter 1 of Infrastructure Improvements Outlined for Port Covington Development

Chapter 1 of Infrastructure Improvements Outlined for Port Covington Development

Chapter 1 will focus on the “east side” of Sagamore’s $5.5-billion development on 235 acres in Port Covington, and will include new intersections and streets connecting with E. Cromwell St.

| September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
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The 2017 SouthBMore’s Best Winners!

The 2017 SouthBMore’s Best Winners!

Thank you to everyone who voted for our third annual SouthBMore’s Best and celebrated with us last night at SouthBMore’s Best Bash at Little Havana. We had almost 3,000 ballots submitted for the SouthBMore’s Best online poll, which decided the best businesses, places, and professionals in South Baltimore. Congrats to all the winners and nominees! -The SouthBMore.com team

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Little Caesars Express Opens on Russell Street

Little Caesars Express Opens on Russell Street

Little Caesars Express, a smaller version of Little Caesars, offers many of the same items as the Little Caesars pizza chain including Hot-N-Ready Pizzas ranging from $2.99 to $9.

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
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M&T Bank Moving to 155,000 sq. ft. Office at New 28-Story Building on Light Street

M&T Bank Moving to 155,000 sq. ft. Office at New 28-Story Building on Light Street

M&T Bank announced last week that its Mid-Atlantic headquarters will move to a new 28-story building being constructed at 1 Light St. in Downtown. M&T Bank will occupy 155,000 sq. ft. on six floors of the building – called One Light Street – and will open a full-service branch on the building’s ground floor at the corner of Light and Redwood St.

| September 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Sagamore Development Will “Aggressively Pursue” New Amazon Headquarters for Port Covington

Sagamore Development Will “Aggressively Pursue” New Amazon Headquarters for Port Covington

Proposals from cities and developers from all over the continent are expected, but one Baltimore project is already making its push in the form of Sagamore Development Company, which is just getting underway on its 235-acre, $5.5 billion development in South Baltimore’s Port Covington.

| September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
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