Featured, Money & Power

Kevin Plank Believes ‘Local-for-Local’ Will Help Under Armour and Baltimore

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016 2:00pm


Plans for Port Covington winding through the official city channels, but Kevin Plank’s vision for the South Baltimore neighborhood isn’t limited to development. Read More →

Featured, Pinehurst, Real Estate & Home

Lake Avenue Show House For Sale: If You Buy It, The BSO Will Decorate It…

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016 11:45am

Hot House: 112 E. Lake Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21212

Southern style Colonial house, circa 1885, frame construction with side porches and front portico. Shingle roof. Six bedrooms, two full, two half baths, 4,281 sq.ft over three stories. Entrance hall, living room with fireplace, dining room, large kitchen, den with fireplace. Hardwood floors, original architectural features.  Central a/c.  1.44 acres with detached garage, mature plantings, swimming pool: $799,000


What: A big, old, welcoming house on Lake Avenue that sits well back from the road. It gets a lot of admiring glances, both for its big leafy yard and the gracious proportions that practically invite you onto the porch for a glass of ice tea. At the moment, it’s a little shabby inside, but the BSO has expressed interest in using the house for its 2017 Baltimore Symphony Decorators’ Show House. Besides being merely flattering, it has the potential to be a huge windfall, as some of Baltimore’s leading decorators will gladly remove old wallpaper (which there’s plenty of), paint, plaster and more to transform these empty rooms into AD-caliber spaces at their expense.  They just need to know by February, so they can start selling tickets. Read More →

Featured, Food & Drink

Das Bier Haus Is Already Planning to Expand

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016 9:39am

Apparently, customers have an issue with the recently opened Das Bier Haus: “The number one complaint we receive is that it’s too busy,” co-owner Nate McKinney told SouthBMore.com. Read More →

Featured, Health and Fitness

Religious Leaders Hope to Get in on Medical Marijuana in Maryland

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016 9:03am


A rabbi and a pastor have each applied for one of the 15 licenses to grow medical marijuana in Maryland. And no, this is not a set-up for a joke. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

The Orioles Really Want to Give You a Manny Machado Garden Gnome

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 27, 2016 4:19pm

via @Orioles

via @Orioles

Following up on last year’s pirate bobblehead in the minors, the Orioles are going full gnome with Manny Machado. Read More →

Featured, Urban Landscape

Another City Fountain on the Endangered List, A Buyer for Odell’s, A New Home for Hilgartner Natural Stone and more

1 Written by: | Monday, Jun 27, 2016 10:35am

McKeldin Fountain

Another public fountain in Baltimore has joined the endangered list.  

First, the McKeldin Fountain at Pratt and Light streets was threatened with demolition, by downtown business interests who consider it an eyesore and want it taken down. Now a second downtown fountain, by the same designer, may disappear from its current location.
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Featured, Lifeline, Links

Towson’s White Nationalist Is Still Causing Trouble

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 27, 2016 10:04am


A clash between avowed white nationalists and anti-fascist protestors at the California state house this weekend resulted in chaos and at least 10 injured people. And guess who was right in the middle of things? Read More →

Culture, Featured

The Orioles Just Did Something Unprecedented

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 27, 2016 9:42am

Chris Davis


By just about any measure, the Baltimore Orioles are killing it this season. Read More →

Featured, Food & Drink

Hot Plate: Crab & Beer Festival, Bollinger Dinner at Charleston

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 24, 2016 12:00pm

Sotto Sopra Opera Night

Sotto Sopra Opera Night

With crabs galore, beer and plenty of dining under the stars, this week’s food and restaurant events prove that summer is in full swing in Baltimore. There’s a lot happening next week! Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Sorry, Newscasters, Baltimore Didn’t Burn Down Yesterday

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 24, 2016 8:55am

Photo via @ByLynhBui

Photo via @ByLynhBui

In the days leading up to Caesar Goodson’s acquittal in the death of Freddie Gray, various sources reported that Baltimore was “bracing for an explosive reaction.”  Read More →

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