Lawsuit Settled Over Royal Farms Arena Ticket Fees

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 4:06pm

royal-farms-arenaEvent goers often wonder where their ticket fees go. In the case of Baltimore Arena attendees over a recent two-year period, the fees are going back to the public. A class action lawsuit that alleged improper ticket fees at Royal Farms Arena was settled. Read More →

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Raw Glamour: Bolton Hill Townhouse Bares Unfinished Plaster Walls

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 12:01pm

Hot House: 1612 Bolton Street, Baltimore, 21217


Federal style townhouse in painted brick with wood trim, circa 1920, with new membrane roof. Four bedrooms, 3 full baths over 4,200 sq. ft., with third floor in-law suite and unfinished basement. Original historic details w/minimalist modern renovation. Entrance foyer, living room, sitting room, family room, large lower level kitchen, master bedroom, third floor in-law suite. Hardwood floors throughout, original mantels, ornate fireplace stove, plaster details, unfinished plaster walls. Deep garden with room for 2-car parking. No central air: $445,000 Read More →



Pazo Closing, Will Reopen as Bar Vasquez

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 11:00am

Pazo interior
After 12 years in business, Harbor East restaurant PAZO will close its doors after its last service on Saturday, September 17.

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Under Armour Plans Big New Distribution Center for Sparrows Point

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 10:34am

Outside Building 37 (courtesy Under Armour)

Outside Building 37 (courtesy Under Armour)

Under Armour plans to build a gigantic distribution center–and employ 1,000 people–on the site¬†where the Sparrows Point steel mill used to be. How’s that for some old Baltimore/new Baltimore symbolism? Read More →


Billions in Amtrak Improvements for Baltimore (and Elsewhere)

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 10:14am

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Taking the train is, theoretically, one of the most convenient ways to travel from Baltimore — but old tracks, dated equipment, and out-of-date trains often lead to delays and other annoyances. Read More →

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Bryan Voltaggio’s Family Meal Closes Inner Harbor Location

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 29, 2016 5:12pm

familymealOne of Chef Bryan Voltaggio’s downtown restaurants closed its doors recently. Read More →


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Maryland Kids May Be Going Back to School a Little Later Next Year

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 29, 2016 4:13pm

Towson High School

Towson High School

As school starts in Baltimore city on Monday, it could be the last time kids see August on the calendar during the regular school year. Read More →

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Sinkhole Swallows Car in Rodgers Forge

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 29, 2016 3:27pm


photo via @baltimoreDPW

The latest sinkhole to open up in the Baltimore area took a car in with it.¬† Read More →


Funding Has Dropped Sharply for Vacants to Value Incentive Program Over the Years, Records Show

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 29, 2016 2:34pm

vtovA popular homebuyers incentive program quickly ran out of money to assist applicants this year because it began the fiscal year with sharply less money than in previous years, according to statistics provided by the Baltimore City housing department. Read More →


Michael Phelps Makes a Splash at MTV Video Music Awards

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 29, 2016 11:45am

Michael Phelps at the VMAs

Michael Phelps at the VMAs

Michael Phelps emerged from his underwater habitat to attend the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards with his fiancee Nicole Johnson. While he was there, the newly “retired” Baltimore-born Olympian revealed a secret about his famous game face and freaked out over Jimmy Fallon. Read More →

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