Featured, Hampden, Lifeline

Sunday Afternoon Parade Bubbling Up in Hampden

0 Written by: | Friday, May 29, 2015 1:04pm

blowbubblescatch of the day fish (2)Long before Amazon same-day delivery, blowing bubbles was the original form of instant gratification. Not only do bubbles lift one’s mood upon creation, they also make people of every age happy. A group called the 100 Happy Days Project is looking to spread the smiles around the world — all at the same time. Read More →

Hampden, Lifeline

2 Rare Bikes Stolen in Burglary at Twenty20

0 Written by: | Monday, May 18, 2015 4:11pm

UPDATE:  According to Brian at Twenty20, the mountain bike was recovered, and the person who was caught with the bike is a potential lead to locating the other missing bike.  Stay tuned!  (4:45pm 5/18/15)

via Twenty20/Facebook

via Twenty20/Facebook

Bike burglars struck again in Hampden over the weekend. Early Sunday morning, Twenty20 Cycling Co. reported a pair of bikes were stolen from its shop on The Avenue. Read More →

Baltimore Fishbowl Weekend, Hampden

Cafe Cito in Hampden

0 Written by: | Saturday, May 09, 2015 3:03pm


catch of the day fish (2)Cafe Cito has been open for a couple of months now, but it’s hard to keep up with every gastronomic addition to Hampden. Every new cafe or restaurant in the neighborhood brings so much to the table (no pun intended), and the bar just keeps getting raised. Maybe that’s why it took us a minute to discover how absolutely awesome Cafe Cito is. Admittedly, we spent a month or two thinking, “really, another cafe right here? Is it going to really be that different from everything else we’ve got?” The answer: yes. It is different, and it is very,very good.

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Featured, Hampden, Lifeline, Roland Park, Shop Local

More Stores Announced for the New Rotunda

24 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 09, 2015 9:48am


Those recent signs of progress around The Rotunda were no joke: The long-awaited redevelopment is continuing at the Hampden mall, with several new tenants announced this week. Read More →

Featured, Hampden, Hot House, Real Estate & Home

Looking For Something Completely Different? Ultra Modern Hillside Townhouse In Hampden Outback

7 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015 11:10am

Hot House: 1518 Baldwin Street, Hampden, Baltimore 21211


Newly built townhouse, contemporary style with front balcony, wood frame duplex on brick foundation,  circa 2014. 1,197 sq. ft. over three levels. Two bedrooms, 2.5 baths with open floor plan. Nine ft. ceilings, hardwood floors, kitchen with custom cabinetry and Brazilian granite counters, landscaped back garden, one car garage: $339,900 Read More →


Hampden, Lifeline

Signs of Progress Around the Rotunda: Zipcar at RPP, Crane Comes Down

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 19, 2015 4:05pm

Cranes in the sky.

Cranes in the sky.

Since Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake vetoed legislation that would have brought permit parking to Hampden, progress toward The Rotunda continues in the sky, and on the ground. Read More →

Catch of the Day, Hampden

Spring Looks for Your Feet at Ma Petite Shoe

0 Written by: | Monday, Mar 16, 2015 1:37pm


catch of the day fish (2)Ready to cast off the Uggs and galoshes for snappy spring footwear? Whether it’s actually warm enough to wear them or not, bringing home a new pair or two of fresh styles can brighten up your wardrobe (and your mood) considerably. Perfect for when the weather isn’t exactly ready to brighten up itself. Ma Petite Shoe (one of of very favorite spots for the most unique and feminine footwear out there) has just received a whole host of great new looks for the coming season. Read More →

Hampden, Money & Power

Rawlings-Blake Vetoes Permit Parking in Hampden

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 06, 2015 4:39pm


Late Friday afternoon, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced she is vetoing a bill that would have brought permit parking to Hampden. In a statement, SRB called the proposal “permanent and disruptive.”

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Featured, Hampden, Lifeline, Real Estate & Home

Hampden Is One of the “Coolest Neighborhoods in America”

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 9:18am

Photo by Kevin B. Moore/via Flickr

Photo by Kevin B. Moore/via Flickr

We all know that truly cool people don’t rely on website lists to tell them what’s hip. But the rest of us might be interested to hear that Thrillist has decided that Hampden is one of the 12 coolest neighborhoods in America. Read More →

Food & Drink, Hampden, Lifeline

Union Brewing Issues Snow Pants Recall

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015 2:51pm

via Union Craft Brewery

via Union Craft Brewery

A snow day probably wasn’t the ideal day to issue a Snow Pants recall, but such is the life of running a craft brewery. Read More →

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