Sharp Leadenhall

Janney Montgomery Scott Announced as First Office Tenant at Stadium Square

Janney Montgomery Scott Announced as First Office Tenant at Stadium Square

Stadium Square developer Caves Valley Partners (CVP) has announced that Janney Montgomery Scott, a large, national full-service financial services firm, has signed the first office lease for the 145 West Ostend Street development, Stadium Square’s first completed office building.

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Arrest Made in March Sharp-Leadenhall Homicide

Arrest Made in March Sharp-Leadenhall Homicide

Baltimore Police Department (BPD) has made an arrest in the March 11, 2017 homicide of William Lee Lesanse on the 100 block of W. Hamburg St. in Sharp-Leadenhall. The homicide occurred at 625am.

| April 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Construction on 11 Townhomes Begins at Federal Point

Construction on 11 Townhomes Begins at Federal Point

Construction is underway on 11 new townhomes at the Federal Point redevelopment in the Sharp-Leadenhall/South Baltimore. The homes will replace a recently-demolished warehouse at 49 W. West St. and a carriage house and open lot at 101. W Ropewalk Ln.

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Created as Benefits District to Manage Casino Impact Grants

South Baltimore Gateway Partnership Created as Benefits District to Manage Casino Impact Grants

With an expected yearly budget of $7 million, the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership will focus on community development and revitalization, environmental sustainability, and health and wellness in neighborhoods near Horseshoe Casino Baltimore.

| April 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
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The SoBo Book Club: Facebook Post Leads to Popular Social Group

The SoBo Book Club: Facebook Post Leads to Popular Social Group

A year and a half ago Laura Getty was looking to join a book club in South Baltimore but instead ended up starting her own. Today, the SoBo Book Club has a Facebook Group with 160 members and about 50 monthly participants. SouthBMore.com caught up with Getty to learn about this club and how it came to be.

| April 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Crossbar opens its doors, a Federal Hill business closes, Baltimore suffers a steep population decline, a minimum wage increase defeated, athletes visit The Baltimore Station, and Riverside restaurants win awards.

| March 27, 2017 | 1 Comments
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Overview: Tracking Investment on Cross Street as Its Retail Footprint Grows

Overview: Tracking Investment on Cross Street as Its Retail Footprint Grows

Cross St. has been a business and dining corridor in Federal Hill since the 1800s, however recent investment is giving the South Baltimore street a makeover and extending its retail footprint into Sharp-Leadenhall.

| March 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Early Morning Homicide in Sharp-Leadenhall

Early Morning Homicide in Sharp-Leadenhall

This is the first homicide on the South Baltimore Peninsula since 2014 and the first in Sharp-Leadenhall since 2013.

| March 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Caves Valley Partners Proposes Modified Plan for the Redevelopment of Cross Street Market in Federal Hill

Caves Valley Partners Proposes Modified Plan for the Redevelopment of Cross Street Market in Federal Hill

Last month Caves Valley Partners (CVP) announced it was pulling out of an agreement with the Baltimore Public Markets Corporation (BPMC) to complete a $6.5 million redevelopment of the 31,800 sq. ft. Cross Street Market in Federal Hill. Today, however, Arsh Mirmiran of CVP told SouthBMore.com that he and his team will now be moving forward with a new plan which Mirmiran believes will address many of the concerns in the community.

| March 7, 2017 | 2 Comments
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Union Bros. Project Bringing 33,000 sq. ft. Office and Retail Space to Sharp-Leadenhall

Union Bros. Project Bringing 33,000 sq. ft. Office and Retail Space to Sharp-Leadenhall

Developers Len Bush and John Roe are transforming the former Union Bros. Furniture and Plymouth Wallpaper property at 37 W. Cross St. in Sharp-Leadenhall into a 33,000 sq. ft. office and retail space.

| March 3, 2017 | 1 Comments
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Carjacking in Hollins Market Leads to Armed Robbery in South Baltimore

Carjacking in Hollins Market Leads to Armed Robbery in South Baltimore

On 2/4/17 approximately 8:20 pm police responded to the 1300 block of Race St for a armed robbery. The suspect was operating a white SUV and described as a black male armed with a handgun.

| February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Baltimore Police Commit to Additional South Baltimore Patrols Following Crime Spike

Baltimore Police Commit to Additional South Baltimore Patrols Following Crime Spike

Councilman Eric Costello provided the following update in regards to an increase in robberies, car jackings, and auto thefts on the South Baltimore Peninsula after speaking with the Baltimore Police Department (BPD).

| January 18, 2017 | 1 Comments
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New Details on Cross Street Market Design Presented, Community Members Gather to Support Existing Tenants

New Details on Cross Street Market Design Presented, Community Members Gather to Support Existing Tenants

A packed crowd – which SouthBMore.com estimates as more than 200 people including Cross Street Market business owners and employees, area business owners, and residents – filled the Sharp-Leadenhall Baptist Church on Monday night for the Cross Street Market Advisory Committee meeting for updates and discussion on the redevelopment of the Cross Street Market.

| January 11, 2017 | 2 Comments
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South Baltimore Real Estate Development Outlook in 2017

South Baltimore Real Estate Development Outlook in 2017

SouthBMore.com has calculated that since 2015 2,066 housing units have been added or are currently under construction. More than 800 housing units have been proposed, not counting up to 14,000 future units at Port Covington.

| January 5, 2017 | 2 Comments
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Big Year Ahead for Craft Brewing and Distilling in South Baltimore

Big Year Ahead for Craft Brewing and Distilling in South Baltimore

The craft brewing and distilling industry continues to expand around the country, including in South Baltimore which saw its own significant growth in this area in 2016. Diamondback Brewing Company opened a production facility in late 2016, and Sagamore Spirit, Suspended Brewing Company, and Checkerspot are set to do the same in 2017.

| January 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Checkerspot Brewing Company Opening Brewery and Taproom Near M&T Bank Stadium

Checkerspot Brewing Company Opening Brewery and Taproom Near M&T Bank Stadium

South Baltimore is gaining a new brewery as Checkerspot Brewing Company is opening a 10,000 sq. ft. brewery and tap room at 175 W. Ostend St. adjacent to M&T Bank Stadium, the South Baltimore Neighborhood, and Sharp-Leadenhall. Checkerspot is taking over a vacant suite at the 65,000 sq. ft. office building owned by Himmelrich Associates.

| December 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
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MTA Proposes to Remove Five Bus Stops in South Baltimore

MTA Proposes to Remove Five Bus Stops in South Baltimore

Maryland Transportation Administration (MTA) is proposing to remove five bus stops in South Baltimore as part of its revamp of the Baltimore bus system, which will be called BaltimoreLink.

| December 28, 2016 | 0 Comments
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