Mt. Vernon

Culture, Food & Drink, Mt. Vernon

Baltimore Center Stage Picks Flavor as its New Restaurant Vendor

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 1:41pm

Julia (left) and Vanna Belton, owners of Flavor in Mt. Vernon. Photo courtesy of Baltimore Center Stage.

As it prepares to reopen following a $28 million renovation, Baltimore Center Stage announced today that it has a new pre-show restaurant vendor.

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Food & Drink, Mt. Vernon

The Wall Street Journal Tours F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Baltimore

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 11:46am

Following a recent visit to Baltimore, travel writer Nina Sovich has determined that the city has improved since famed American novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald lived here in the 1930s. That’s a fine conclusion.

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Featured, Hot House, Mt. Vernon, Real Estate & Home

Why So Blue? Mt. Vernon Townhouse Wants $589K, And Living Room Paint

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 11:50am

Hot House: 17 W. Chase Street, Baltimore, 21201

Free-standing Victorian townhouse, circa 1900, with storefront. Brick construction, with slate mansard roof. Four bedrooms, three full baths over four stories and 2,685 sq. ft., with back deck and side patio. Unfinished basement. Large, high-ceiling rooms, original architectural features. Gourmet designer kitchen with cherry cabinets, top grade stainless appliances, granite counters. Living room, dining room, two carved marble fireplaces, hardwood floors throughout. Three upstairs bedrooms.  Master bath has separate whirlpool tub and sauna. Forced air heat and central a/c. Parking for two cars: $589,000 (recently reduced) Read More →

Culture, Featured, Mt. Vernon

Monument Lighting Ceremony Returns to Mt. Vernon This Thursday

0 Written by: | Monday, Nov 28, 2016 5:42pm


With Thanksgiving come and gone, you’ve probably seen neighbors putting up Christmas lights and decorations. You may have even had the chance to see the opening of Hampden’s dazzling light display on 34th Street this past weekend. Even so, one could argue the holidays won’t have officially arrived until the Washington Monument in Mt. Vernon has been lit up this Thursday night.

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Featured, Lifeline, Mt. Vernon

DPW Meets With Mt. Vernon Dwellers, Councilman Costello Over Construction Conflicts

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016 10:52am

Courtesy Councilman Eric Costello/Twitter

Courtesy Councilman Eric Costello/Twitter

Last week, DPW personnel met face-to-face with Mt. Vernon residents at a meeting to address growing frustration over ongoing roadwork. The outcome was a clear timeline for when the city expects to finish work on sewers connected to two sinkholes that have caused disruption in the historic neighborhood.

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Culture, Mt. Vernon

Walters Art Museum Outlines a New Vision for its Mt. Vernon Campus

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 4:07pm

Exterior work on Hackerman House

The Walters Art Museum is using the start of construction work on Hackerman House to outline a new vision for its Mount Vernon campus, from the way directors refer to certain buildings to what they display inside.

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Food & Drink, Mt. Vernon, Sponsored Post

BEEF & BEER: Roseda Beef & Brew House No. 16 Pairing Night

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 3:45pm


Brew House No 16 celebrated it’s first year in business in October. Read More →

Culture, Food & Drink, Mt. Vernon

Baltimore’s Gay Bars Aren’t Joining the Yuengling Boycott

0 Written by: | Friday, Nov 04, 2016 3:52pm

Yuengling Truck
Unlike their counterparts in other East Coast cities, Baltimore’s gay bars and gay-friendly dining spots haven’t hopped on the Yuengling boycott bandwagon.

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Featured, Inner Harbor, Mt. Vernon

Baltimore Bike Share Opens Today With a Party in the Inner Harbor

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 28, 2016 8:59am

Courtesy Baltimore Bike Share/Facebook

Courtesy Baltimore Bike Share/Facebook

By the time you read this, you should be able to walk down to one of around 20 kiosks, rent a bicycle and take a two-wheeled joy ride downtown.

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Featured, Mt. Vernon, Shop Local

Vintage meets Handmade in a new Mt. Vernon Shop

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 5:41pm

Keepers Vintage opens November 1 in a new Mt Vernon Location

Keepers Vintage opens November 1 in a new Mt Vernon Location

Sometimes what pairs best with age are age-old traditions. If you agree, then look no further than Mount Vernon. Local vintage clothing goldmine, Keeper’s Vintage, has been in multiple locations in Baltimore, both permanent and nomadic. Starting at outdoor events, and in shared spaces, owner Erica Bentley eventually opened her own space in 2015. Craftswoman Letta Moore of Knits, Soy & Metal has been selling her earth-conscious line of hand-poured Soy candles, chunky hand-knit scarves, and delicate handmade jewelry at art fairs and online, as well as to local retail shops for years. Both women collected sizable followings as they grew their small businesses. Now the two are teaming together in a new, more permanent location of Keeper’s Vintage on Read Street, opening just in time for unique holiday shopping. Read More →

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