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Bolton Hill, Culture

“Racist Anthem”: Francis Scott Key Statue Vandalized in Bolton Hill

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 10:59am

Francis Scott Key Monument on Eutaw Place, pre-vandalism.

Is every statue of a racist a racist statue?

In the wake of a nationwide push to remove public monuments to the Confederacy, which prompted Baltimore to take down three Confederate statues and a monument to former U.S. Chief Justice Roger B. Taney under cover of night, an elaborate monument to “The Star-Spangled Banner” author Francis Scott Key was vandalized in Bolton Hill. Read More →

Bolton Hill, Featured, Lifeline

Confederate Monument in Bolton Hill Defaced with Lots of Red Paint

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 14, 2017 4:53pm

The statue, covered in paint. Photo by Julia Flaccavento.

Someone has doused a controversial monument in Bolton Hill with a large amount of bright red paint, carrying on a trend of protest against Baltimore’s four Confederate memorials stemming from Saturday’s violent unrest in Charlottesville, Va.

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Bolton Hill, Featured, Food & Drink

Bolton Hill’s Park Café & Coffee Bar Reopens Under New Ownership

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 09, 2017 2:00pm

Photo by Ed Gunts

Almost exactly a month after Park Café and Coffee Bar supposedly shut its doors for good, the Bolton Hill business reopened today under new ownership.

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Bolton Hill, Food & Drink, Lifeline

After Multiple Robberies, a Popular Coffee Bar Closes in Bolton Hill

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 07, 2017 1:01pm

Photo by Ed Gunts

After getting robbed five times in four months, and then going “cashless” in an effort to prevent thefts, a popular Bolton Hill café has closed its doors permanently.

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Bolton Hill, Culture, Real Estate & Home

‘House of Cards’ House Heading to Auction in Bolton Hill

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 08, 2017 3:48pm

Photo via Alex Cooper Auctioneers

Kevin Spacey seems to be driving Baltimore’s high-end residential real estate market these days.

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Bolton Hill, Featured, Schools

MICA Store Moving to a Larger Location with Exhibition and Event Spaces

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 06, 2017 1:59pm

The new space at 1501 W. Mt Royal Avenue. Photo via MICA.

The Maryland College Institute of Art is getting a new campus store that intends to be much more than a shopping destination for books and supplies.

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Bolton Hill, Featured, Hot House, Real Estate & Home

Hot House: Holier-Than-Thou? You Can Be, For $1.25M

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 11:45am

Gothic-style former church, designed by Charles Cassell, marble block with slate roof, circa 1875. Complete, high-end, interior renovation into three-story, 5,100 sq. ft., 5 bed, 3 bath home. Cathedral ceilings, original lancet windows, skylights, sky bridge, atrium, large formal and informal entertaining spaces in open area floor plan. Gourmet kitchen with quartz countertops, island, Aga stove. Built-ins, hardwood floors. Large basement with rock-climbing wall and workshop. Wrought iron fencing, off-street parking, landscaped and fenced back garden: $1,250,000.

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Bolton Hill, Featured, Food & Drink

Two Boots Pizza Closes its Baltimore Location

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 05, 2017 9:54am

Photo via Two Boots Pizza/Facebook

Baltimore has one less pizza spot to patronize.

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Bolton Hill, Money & Power, Real Estate & Home

Developer Behind State Center Project Sues State Over Nixed Agreement

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 1:01pm

Photo via Google StreetView

The development firm picked 10 years ago to renovate a sprawling, crumbling complex of state government offices near Bolton Hill is suing the State of Maryland over its a to void their agreement.

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Bolton Hill, Lifeline, Reservoir Hill

Half-Dozen Baltimore Teens Arrested in Halloweekend Mischief

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 03, 2016 5:11pm

Police Lights

Halloween this year made for some spooky behavior from some of Baltimore’s teenagers. Police say they’ve nabbed six teens in assorted robbery and carjacking incidents from this past Sunday and Monday.

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