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Lineup Announced for the Baltimore Book Festival at the Inner Harbor in September

Lineup Announced for the Baltimore Book Festival at the Inner Harbor in September

In addition to the hundreds of author appearances and book signings, the Baltimore Book festival features more than 100 exhibitors and booksellers, a full schedule of readings on multiple stages, cooking demonstrations and samplings by renowned chefs, poetry readings, workshops, panel discussions, storytellers, children’s activities, live music and a one hundred percent local food and craft beverage program.

| July 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Photo Tour of the New McKeldin Square in Downtown Baltimore

Photo Tour of the New McKeldin Square in Downtown Baltimore

Downtown Partnership of Baltimore has reopened McKeldin Square following a $4-million renovation. The triangular park sits between Light St. and Pratt St. adjacent to Downtown and the Inner Harbor. The park is named for Theodore McKeldin who served as Mayor of Baltimore from 1943-1947 and 1963-1967, and as Governor of Maryland from 1951-1959.

| June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
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New Design, Budget, and Timeline Revealed for Rash Field Redevelopment

New Design, Budget, and Timeline Revealed for Rash Field Redevelopment

“The previous plan was accepted by the community, but it didn’t get the type of enthusiasm we aimed to achieve from others and within our own team,” Laurie Schwartz of Waterfront Partnership told SouthBMore.com. Richard Jones of Mahan Rykiel agreed, saying, “We can do better.”

| June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Come Celebrate SouthBMore’s Best 2017

Come Celebrate SouthBMore’s Best 2017

Come celebrate all that South Baltimore has to offer at our annual Best Bash on Thursday, September 14th from 7pm to 10pm at Little Havana! The planning has begun for this year’s bash and we are excited to introduce some *NEW* highlights to this year’s event, including special ticket prices throughout the summer.

| June 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore’s Fourth of July Celebration Lineup Announced

Baltimore’s Fourth of July Celebration Lineup Announced

Beach volleyball, live music, navy ships, fireworks, and more events celebrating the Fourth of July.

| June 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Development Rundown

South Baltimore Development Rundown

Check out our new page where SouthBMore.com will keep track of all of the development projects in South Baltimore. There are 1,614 apartment units, 81 townhomes, 152,000 sq. ft. of office space, 97,600 sq. ft. of retail space, and a bike path currently under construction.

| June 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
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44-Story Tower at 414 Light Street Announces Opening Date, Begins Leasing

44-Story Tower at 414 Light Street Announces Opening Date, Begins Leasing

The site was formerly a McCormick & Company spice factory, and each of the building’s 41 floor plans will be named after a spice.

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Healthy Harbor Report Card Shows Water Off Fort McHenry is Swimmable 89% of the Time

Healthy Harbor Report Card Shows Water Off Fort McHenry is Swimmable 89% of the Time

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore’s Healthy Harbor Initiative, in partnership with Blue Water Baltimore, recently released the 2016 Healthy Harbor Report Card. While the overall grades for the water quality of the harbor remain poor, there are some improvements as well as some interesting results.

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

GBC concerned about a cutback to police budget, a large property hits the market, the carousel leaves the Inner Harbor, a former Digital Harbor student signs with Under Armour, drinking beer to help blue crabs, a McHenry Row team up, and big growth at the Port of Baltimore.

| May 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
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The Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership Surpasses 2.5 Million Oysters Planted in the Patapsco River

The Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership Surpasses 2.5 Million Oysters Planted in the Patapsco River

A surging number of business representatives, students and other volunteers have successfully raised thousands of oysters in the Inner Harbor as part of the Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership. In less than two years, the partners are more than halfway toward a five-year goal of planting 5 million oysters at Fort Carroll sanctuary reef in the Patapsco River.

| May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Pappas Seafood Opens a Downtown Sports Bar at Holiday Inn

Pappas Seafood Opens a Downtown Sports Bar at Holiday Inn

“We are expecting Pappas Sports Bar to be a draw for hotel guests and visitors to Camden Yards and the convention center, as well as big hit for locals who are fans of Pappas,” said Novotny. “Now you can confidently say there is a place to get a great crab cake Downtown.”

| May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Work Begins on New Dedicated Bus Lanes Downtown

Work Begins on New Dedicated Bus Lanes Downtown

“These dedicated bus lanes will help our system’s reliability by allowing our buses to move faster through the downtown area,” said MTA Administrator and CEO Paul Comfort. “These new lanes will complement the existing bus-only lanes on Pratt and Lombard streets and allow us to continue to deliver on our promise of transforming transit in Baltimore.

| May 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Metallica Posts ‘Thank You Baltimore!’ Video Montage with Many Shots of South Baltimore

Metallica Posts ‘Thank You Baltimore!’ Video Montage with Many Shots of South Baltimore

Metallica, which played last Wednesday at M&T Bank Stadium, posted a video montage of their visit to Baltimore on YouTube and Facebook. The video is titled ‘Metallica: Thank You Baltimore!’ and is set to an instrumental version of ‘Nothing Else Matters.’

| May 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Cross Street Market update, a Federal Hill business closes, a donation from a former Raven, the possibility of a renovated convention center and arena, Federal Hill home sales topping the Baltimore area ranks, Under Amour nears Fortune 500 status, and more. Stay in the know!

| May 12, 2017 | 1 Comments
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A Look at Downtown Partnership’s Downtown Baltimore Development Report

A Look at Downtown Partnership’s Downtown Baltimore Development Report

More than half of a billion dollars in projects were delivered in 2016, a figure larger than 2014 and 2015, combined. Highlights included the opening of 10 Light Street, the historic former Bank of America building that was converted to more than 400 apartments and features the Under Armour Performance Center by FX Studios on the ground level.

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Baltimore hoping for World Cup matches, a relocation in Federal Hill, a Federal Hill company acquired, pirate boats for the Inner Harbor, new food truck zones, a big year for Light City, and an award for Little Havana. Stay in the know!

| April 14, 2017 | 1 Comments
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Waterfront Partnership and Recreation and Parks Launch Inner Harbor Kayaking Tours

Waterfront Partnership and Recreation and Parks Launch Inner Harbor Kayaking Tours

Departing from the Maryland Science Center Water Taxi landing, participants will explore the Inner Harbor by kayak – getting a one-of-a-kind view of the City’s skyline, historic ships and restoration projects Like Mr. Trash Wheel and the floating wetlands.

| April 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
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