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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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South Baltimore Development Updates (Photos)

South Baltimore Development Updates (Photos)

With an abundance of construction underway in South Baltimore, let’s take a look at some of the progress at projects like Horseshoe Baltimore, Riverside Wharf, 2 East Wells, Camden Crossing and many more projects in the area.

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Playing for the Orioles is a Dream Come True for Pigtown’s Steve Clevenger

Playing for the Orioles is a Dream Come True for Pigtown’s Steve Clevenger

It’s probably safe to say that there isn’t another Major League Baseball (MLB) player who grew up closer to their team’s home stadium than Steve Clevenger. The backup catcher for the 2014 Baltimore Orioles, who will turn 28 this Saturday, grew up on the 1200 block of James St. in South Baltimore’s Pigtown neighborhood, less than a mile away from Camden Yards.

| April 4, 2014 | 1 Comments
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The Shindig Returning To Carroll Park on September 27th

The Shindig Returning To Carroll Park on September 27th

This year’s two main stages will be anchored by alternative rock legends JANE’S ADDICTION and punk rock favorite’s RISE AGAINST. Adding to the eclectic festivities will be Gogol Bordello, Clutch, Fishbone, Halestorm, Lucero, J Roddy Walston & The Business, Larry and His Flask, The Mahones, The Bots, Charm City Devils, Bad Seed Rising and a local artist TBA.

| March 28, 2014 | 0 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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Most Read Articles in February (SoBo Cliff Notes!)

Most Read Articles in February (SoBo Cliff Notes!)

Here’s a round-up of the most-read SouthBMore.com articles from February including Crossbar news, business updates, a snowboarding session, and Port Covington news.

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business updates including a new Federal Hill Yoga studio, Port Covington news, a new store for Pigtown Main Street, STX endorsement deals and more.

| February 25, 2014 | 1 Comments
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Most Read Articles in January (SoBo Cliff Notes!)

Most Read Articles in January (SoBo Cliff Notes!)

Here’s a roundup of the most-read headlines from the record-setting traffic month of January including news on Port Covington, and a slew of new restaurants and business news.

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Baltimore Sun’s Justin Fenton tweeted a buzz-worthy photo yesterday of signs welcoming former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel to their campus. Manziel, known as ‘Johnny Football,’ has been arguably the most popular college football player in the last two years.

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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SBLC To Hold Cirque du Learning Gala on March 8th

SBLC To Hold Cirque du Learning Gala on March 8th

The South Baltimore Learning Center (SBLC) will present its Cirque du Learning Gala, Saturday, Mar. 8, from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m., at Montgomery Park Business Center (1800 Washington Blvd.).

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore News and Business Roundup

South Baltimore News and Business Roundup

Ole Federal Hill Liquors has completed their move from 1238 Light St. to 1232 Light St. in the former home of Bay Vanguard Federal Savings Bank. The new store is smaller in size but has a second floor for storage. They vacated a three-rowhome wide, one-story property that could be ideal for redevelopment.

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Tex Mex/Mexican restaurant Elvis on Light St. went under new management in June and now seven months later the restaurant has closed. A new sign at the entrance reads “Brenaldi Italian Ristorante Coming Soon.”

| January 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business: Openings, Closings and Moves in 2013

South Baltimore Business: Openings, Closings and Moves in 2013

As always, covering the business community in South Baltimore keeps us busy here at SouthBMore.com. There are thousands of businesses in the area with many always coming and going. While we saw some favorite neighborhood businesses close their doors, 2013 was another year where the small business community of South Baltimore took a big step forward overall.

| January 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
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A Look at South Baltimore Real Estate Development in 2013

A Look at South Baltimore Real Estate Development in 2013

The real estate industry suffered an epic crash in the late 2000s, but 2013 was clearly another strong year for South Baltimore real estate. This year, large projects were announced, started and later completed.

| December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
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DPW Update on the Pigtown Water Main Break

DPW Update on the Pigtown Water Main Break

Department of Public Works crews continue working to restore water service to approximately 200 homes, one school and several businesses in Pigtown. A break occurred on a 20 inch water main late Sunday afternoon in the 1200 block of Washington Boulevard. This water line has been mostly shut down, but adjustments to valve closures continue in an attempt to reduce the area of low water pressure and total water outage.

| December 30, 2013 | 0 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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South Baltimore Development Updates (Photos)

South Baltimore Development Updates (Photos)

With an abundance of construction underway in South Baltimore, let’s take a look at some of the progress. Horseshoe Baltimore Casino Baltimore’s first casino, Horseshoe Baltimore, is under construction in between Warner and Russell St. in the Camden Carroll Industrial Area. Hoping to open in the fall of 2014, the $400 million construction project is […]

| December 17, 2013 | 2 Comments
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