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Star-Spangled Spectacular Photo Gallery

Star-Spangled Spectacular Photo Gallery

Baltimore celebrated the 200th anniversary of the end of the War of 1812 – and the writing of the Star-Spangled Banner – with the Star-Spangled Spectacular on September 10th-16th.

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Real estate, retail, and sports updates in Federal Hill, SoBo and Downtown.

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Wizards Announce October 20th Preseason Game in Baltimore

Wizards Announce October 20th Preseason Game in Baltimore

The team’s exhibition slate is highlighted by the second annual Baltimore Classic against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Baltimore Arena on Oct. 20.

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
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WATERFRONT PARTNERSHIP OF BALTIMORE SECURES LICENSE FOR ICE SKATING RINK AT MCKELDIN SQUARE

WATERFRONT PARTNERSHIP OF BALTIMORE SECURES LICENSE FOR ICE SKATING RINK AT MCKELDIN SQUARE

At today’s Baltimore City Board of Estimates meeting, Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore was granted a five-year licensing agreement that allows for an ice skating rink to be installed at McKeldin Square in the Inner Harbor for public use during the winter months.

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Downtown Partnership Invites Public Tonight to Discuss Plaza at Pratt and Light

Downtown Partnership Invites Public Tonight to Discuss Plaza at Pratt and Light

Downtown Partnership of Baltimore announced today the award of a grant from Southwest Airlines to transform the pedestrian thoroughfare at Pratt and Light Plaza into a vibrant, everyday gathering place for the community.

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Southern District Public Safety Forum Recap

Southern District Public Safety Forum Recap

On Thursday, April 17, 2014, a public safety forum was held for the Southern District of Baltimore City at the National Federation of the Blind in Riverside. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Commissioner Anthony W. Batts, Major Ian Dombroski, Fire Chief Niles Ford, and many police officers from the Southern District were on hand to address the safety concerns from residents of South Baltimore neighborhoods.

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Shake Shack to Open First Baltimore Location at 400 E. Pratt St.

Shake Shack to Open First Baltimore Location at 400 E. Pratt St.

Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group (USHG) is proud to announce it will bring Shake Shack to Baltimore, Maryland. The restaurant is slated to open in early 2015 and will be prominently located in the city’s picturesque Inner Harbor at 400 East Pratt Street across from the iconic National Aquarium

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Most Read Articles in March (SoBo Cliff Notes!)

Most Read Articles in March (SoBo Cliff Notes!)

Here’s a round-up of the most-read SouthBMore.com articles from March including new developments, new restaurants, new menus, and street sweeping coming to our neighborhoods.

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Rappel for Kidney Health on June 6th & 7th

Rappel for Kidney Health on June 6th & 7th

As the exclusive rappel event occurring annually in the Baltimore metropolitan area, Rappel for Kidney Health invites people of all ages to scale down the 32-story building, from the roof to the fifth floor pool deck. Rappel participants include people with connections to kidney disease, including transplant donors and recipients, as well as adventure seekers, media personalities and other local celebrities.

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Opinion: The Inner Harbor Needs a Local Cuisine Market

Opinion: The Inner Harbor Needs a Local Cuisine Market

In my travels to different cities around the country, whether on a Ravens or Orioles road trip or just taking an urban vacation, I always like to see what other cities are doing well and what I’d like to have in Baltimore.

| March 25, 2014 | 6 Comments
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Baltimore DPW Launches Neighborhood Street Sweeping

Baltimore DPW Launches Neighborhood Street Sweeping

Starting in April, the Baltimore Department of Public Works (DPW) will begin mechanical street sweeping for all of Baltimore’s neighborhoods. This is great news for those who have been frustrated by the cleanliness of the streets throughout the city.

| March 19, 2014 | 5 Comments
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CAA Basketball Tournament Bracket Announced

CAA Basketball Tournament Bracket Announced

The Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Men’s Basketball Championship is making its Baltimore debut this weekend, featuring local teams such as top-seeded Delaware and second-seeded Towson. The tournament gets started on Friday at the Baltimore Arena with the championship game on Monday.

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Video: Federal Hill Snowboarding Session

Video: Federal Hill Snowboarding Session

This cool video featuring some really talented snowboarders doing tricks on the steep hills at Federal Hill Park, as well as around the area, recently appeared on YouTube.

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Sushi Place Adds Bar to Federal Hill, New Downtown Location

The Sushi Place Adds Bar to Federal Hill, New Downtown Location

The Sushi Place Federal Hill at 1400 Key Hwy. has now opened their bar after a recent liquor license transfer to the location. McDowell told SouthBMore.com they will be serving, “mind-blowing mixed drinks, saki martinis, 20 plus flavors of saki, Japanese beers, wine and more.”

| January 16, 2014 | 1 Comments
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South Baltimore’s Biggest Stories of 2013

South Baltimore’s Biggest Stories of 2013

It was another newsworthy year in South Baltimore with many great headlines, stories and developments. Let’s take a look at some of the top news that shaped 2013 for our area.

| December 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Video Series with Delegate Clippinger: Transit Upgrades and the Red Line

Video Series with Delegate Clippinger: Transit Upgrades and the Red Line

This is the sixth video segment from SouthBMore.com’s sit-down series with District 46 Delegate and Riverside resident Luke Clippinger. In this segment, we discuss potential transit upgrades in South Baltimore, including the possibility of a MARC station in Riverside, as well as the problems facing the Red Line.      

| December 18, 2013 | 4 Comments
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Mayor’s Office Releases Year 1 Casino Impact Funds Spending Plan

Mayor’s Office Releases Year 1 Casino Impact Funds Spending Plan

| December 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
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