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SouthBMore’s Best 2015

SouthBMore’s Best 2015

SouthBMore’s Best 2015, SouthBMore.com’s inaugural competition and celebration of the best of South Baltimore, kicks off today. Readers will vote in 30 different categories and select the best restaurants, businesses, foods, drinks, attractions, and professionals in South Baltimore.

| August 4, 2015 | 2 Comments
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Major Ian Dombroski Promoted, Captain Brian Hance Named Southern District Major

Major Ian Dombroski Promoted, Captain Brian Hance Named Southern District Major

Major Ian Dombroski, who was promoted from Acting District Commander to District Commander in April of last year, has been promoted to Acting Lieutenant Colonel and Area 3 Commander. Captain Brian Hance received a promotion to Major as the Southern District’s new District Commander.

| August 3, 2015 | 1 Comments
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Police Commissioner Anthony Batts Fired, Replaced by Deputy Kevin Davis

Police Commissioner Anthony Batts Fired, Replaced by Deputy Kevin Davis

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake fired Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Anthony Batts and named Deputy Kevin Davis as the interim police commissioner.

| July 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Lower Tolls Coming to Maryland, Slight Discount for Harbor Tunnels

Lower Tolls Coming to Maryland, Slight Discount for Harbor Tunnels

Today, Governor Larry Hogan and the Maryland Department of Transportation announced toll decreases effective July 1st for roads, tunnels and bridges around Maryland.

| May 7, 2015 | 1 Comments
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Friday Updates:  Many Weekend Events Cancelled, BPD Prepared for Potential Friday Unrest

Friday Updates: Many Weekend Events Cancelled, BPD Prepared for Potential Friday Unrest

Updates on protests, events, road closures, city employees, city services and much more from Councilman Eric Costello.

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Crowdfunding Campaigns to Support Those Affected by Baltimore Riots

Crowdfunding Campaigns to Support Those Affected by Baltimore Riots

After the devastation of the riots in Baltimore, numerous campaigns have started to help those who have been affected and are in need. Below is a list of crowdfunding campaigns you can donate to.

| April 30, 2015 | 1 Comments
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Digital Harbor Students, Local Leaders and Residents March Against Violence

Digital Harbor Students, Local Leaders and Residents March Against Violence

We walked from DHHS to City Hall with our arms locked chanting “We Love Baltimore,” and prayed together both at the beginning and the end. I was very impressed by a young man from DHHS, Darius Craig, who helped spread the message that our youth are against the recent violence in our City.

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Local Residents Team up to Deliver Pizzas, Drinks and Snacks to Area First Responders

Local Residents Team up to Deliver Pizzas, Drinks and Snacks to Area First Responders

Rick and Elyssa Yankelov and their son Micah teamed up today to deliver 30 Maria D’s pizzas, along with sodas and waters to first responders in South Baltimore.

| April 29, 2015 | 1 Comments
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South Baltimore Status Updates for Wednesday

South Baltimore Status Updates for Wednesday

Updates on public transportation, curfews, city services, the O’s game and the Walk Against Violence.

| April 29, 2015 | 1 Comments
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Demolition at Phillips Makes Way for New Garage and Development at McHenry Row

Demolition at Phillips Makes Way for New Garage and Development at McHenry Row

Work began last week to demolish a former cold storage facility located behind Buildings 1 and 2 at the Phillips headquarters at 1215 E. Fort Ave. in Locust Point.

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Major Roadwork to Resume on I-95 in Baltimore City

Major Roadwork to Resume on I-95 in Baltimore City

This week, the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) will resume construction for the I-95 project to replace the concrete deck and roadway joints south of the Fort McHenry Tunnel.

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Realtor Ronald Monk and MindGrub Launch New App to Help Buyers Find Homes with Parking

Realtor Ronald Monk and MindGrub Launch New App to Help Buyers Find Homes with Parking

ParkRe, a new real estate app that helps people find homes with parking, launches today on the Apple App Store and Google Play. The app was created by Ronald Monk, a realtor at South Baltimore-based Berkshire Hathaway HomeService PenFed Realty, and MindGrub, which is headquartered in Locust Point.

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Proposals Submitted for Cross Street Market in Federal Hill

Proposals Submitted for Cross Street Market in Federal Hill

BPMC received two proposals: one from a team comprised of local developers Caves Valley Partners and War Horse LLC, and another proposal that did not complete all the requirements of the RFP.

| March 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
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South Baltimore Business Roundup

South Baltimore Business Roundup

Long vacant retail spaces getting filled in Federal Hill, another House Hunters appearance for SoBo, a new market coming soon, business climate updates and more.

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Q & A with Federal Hill-based Startup Kinglet

Q & A with Federal Hill-based Startup Kinglet

Kinglet, an online startup company based in Federal Hill, just raised $500,000 in angel round funding and is excited to grow its office marketplace geared toward small businesses into Washington, DC and Philadelphia.

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Everything You Need To Know About Childhood Obesity

Everything You Need To Know About Childhood Obesity

Health tips from Reese Ashe, the owner and operator of Reflex Functional Fitness at the Southside Marketplace.

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Michael Seipp Steps Down as Executive Director of The Baltimore Station

Michael Seipp Steps Down as Executive Director of The Baltimore Station

As Executive Director of The Baltimore Station since 2007, Seipp has been behind the significant growth of the organization, tripling its revenue from $1 million to $3.2 million.

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
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