Mt. Vernon

Lifeline, Links, Mt. Vernon

Repairs Still Progressing at Mt. Vernon Sinkhole

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 24, 2016 4:53pm

photo: Baltimore DPW

photo: Baltimore DPW

Mt. Vernon became the latest sinkhole zone when the roadway collapsed on Centre St. in April. The work goes on two months later and is expected to take another month. Read More →

Culture, Featured, Harbor East, Mt. Vernon

Brave Williams Hypes Mt. Vernon, Harbor East in ‘My Bmore’ Spot

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 17, 2016 8:45am

Brave Williams

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Baltimore native Brave Williams is hyping the city’s night life in the latest “My Bmore” ad from Visit Baltimore. Read More →

Food & Drink, Mt. Vernon

Red Maple Bar/Lounge Closes at End of June

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 13, 2016 9:44am


For more than a decade, Baltimoreans have gone to Red Maple in Mt. Vernon to sip cocktails in the flattering light of the lounge’s many fireplaces. Your last chance to do so will come at the end of this month, when Red Maple will close forever.  Read More →

Featured, Mt. Vernon, Real Estate & Home

Uncle Fun’s Mt. Vernon Fun House For Sale

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 17, 2016 2:25pm

1002 N. Calvert interior hallway

Ted Frankel, art collector and owner of Sideshow, the more-than-a-gift shop at the American Visionary Art Museum, has listed his house in Mount Vernon for $565,000.

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Lifeline, Mt. Vernon

Find Mt. Vernon in Bloom at Flowermart

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 04, 2016 2:10pm

flowermartcatch of the day fish (2)Judging by the forecast, April’s showers may not have completely left us. But this weekend brings the blooming anyway. Read More →

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

Distinctive, Freestanding, Federal-style Mt. Vernon House With Wraparound Garden

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 03, 2016 12:37pm

7 E. Madison Street, Baltimore, MD 21202


Federal style, freestanding brick house, circa 1940, recently updated. Four bedrooms, 3 baths, 1,960 sq. ft with semi-finished basement. Center hall layout with formal dining room, large living room with wood burning fireplace, custom cabinetry and window seat overlooking garden. Hardwood floors throughout, gourmet kitchen, den, ensuite master bedroom, three further bedrooms, all with closets. Central a/c, landscaped, southwest-facing walled garden with stone patio and fishpond. Close to MARC train and all Mt. Vernon attractions: $679,000 Read More →

Featured, Lifeline, Mt. Vernon

Street Collapses in Mt. Vernon

0 Written by: | Saturday, Apr 23, 2016 1:50pm

photo: Baltimore DPW

photo: @BaltimoreDPW

There’s a hole in Mt. Vernon this weekend. A “large section” of N. Centre St. collapsed outside the Walters Art Museum. Read More →


Food & Drink, Mt. Vernon

Mount Vernon Marketplace Burglar Sought by Police

1 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 14, 2016 3:35pm

IMG_2068A relatively new destination for Baltimore food lovers was targeted in a burglary this week. Baltimore police reported a break-in at the Mount Vernon Marketplace early Wednesday morning.  Read More →

Culture, Money & Power, Mt. Vernon

Mount Vernon Place Conservancy Appoints Lance Humphries Executive Director

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 08, 2016 11:25am

Humphries at O'Malley visit to Washington Monument 2014

Lance Humphries shows former Governor Martin O’Malley the renovation at the Washington Monument.

Eight years after it was created to help restore Baltimore’s Washington Monument and the public squares around it, the Mount Vernon Place Conservancy has named its first executive director.

Lance Humphries, a Mount Vernon area resident and architectural historian who served as chairman of the conservancy’s restoration committee, has been named the permanent executive director of the non-profit organization.
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Culture, Featured, Food & Drink, Mt. Vernon

New Owner Plans Major Renovation At Former Wyndham Peabody Court

1 Written by: | Monday, Apr 04, 2016 4:37pm

The former Wyndham Hotel is now the Mt. Vernon

The former Wyndham Hotel will undergo a major renovation this summer. 

The former Wyndham Hotel in Baltimore’s Mount Vernon neighborhood will close for six to nine months starting in early July so its owner can complete a $15 million renovation, including a new glass-enclosed meeting space on the top level.
This will be the first major renovation for the 104-room hotel at 612 Cathedral Street since it was sold in January 2015 to a company that includes a local owner, Tracy Proietti.

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