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Featured, Food & Drink, Money & Power, Reservoir Hill

Dovecote Café Owners Launch Fundraiser to Buy Their Building

0 Written by: | Monday, Jul 03, 2017 9:41am

Still via YouTube/Dovecote Café

The co-owners of Dovecote Café are ready to make their baby their own.

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Featured, Lifeline, Reservoir Hill, Waverly

City’s ‘Art @ Work’ Program to Bring New Murals to Reservoir Hill, Waverly This Summer

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 4:58pm

A mural created in Upton last year. Photo by Nate Larson.

Eight walls in the Waverly and Reservoir Hill neighborhoods will soon be getting a major facelift.

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Featured, Lifeline, Reservoir Hill

Baltimoreans Join in Solidarity at David Simon’s ‘City of Immigrants’ Rally-Fundraiser

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 9:43am

“The Wire” creator holds up images of his late relatives at the podium in Beth Am Synagogue.

An array of local celebrities, public officials, religious leaders, attorneys, prominent activists and others touched the hearts of around 1,000 people who packed into Beth Am Synagogue in Reservoir Hill on Monday for an evening of solidarity with immigrants.

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Featured, Real Estate & Home, Reservoir Hill

City, State Planning to Build Innovation Center on Old ‘Murder Mall’ Site

0 Written by: | Friday, Dec 09, 2016 4:42pm

The proposed Innovation Center to replace the demolished apartments, Courtesy AB Associates

Today, the governor, the mayor and community officials gathered to bid farewell to the Madison Park North Apartments, a former subsidized housing complex off of North Avenue in Reservoir Hill once called the “Murder Mall” of Baltimore.

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Featured, Lifeline, Real Estate & Home, Reservoir Hill

Demolition Begins this Week on Madison Park North Apartments in Reservoir Hill

0 Written by: | Thursday, Dec 08, 2016 8:57am

Rendering Courtesy Neighborhood Coalition for MPN Redevelopment

Rendering Courtesy Neighborhood Coalition for MPN Redevelopment

Demolition was one of the recurring themes of Stephanie Rawlings-Blake’s term as Baltimore’s mayor, and it’s starting out to be a theme for Mayor Catherine Pugh as well.

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Bolton Hill, Lifeline, Reservoir Hill

Half-Dozen Baltimore Teens Arrested in Halloweekend Mischief

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 03, 2016 5:11pm

Police Lights

Halloween this year made for some spooky behavior from some of Baltimore’s teenagers. Police say they’ve nabbed six teens in assorted robbery and carjacking incidents from this past Sunday and Monday.

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Featured, Real Estate & Home, Reservoir Hill

Emerson Mansion Sells for $460,000; Sellers Mansion Fails to Sell

1 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 09, 2016 3:30pm

Photo via Slumlord Watch

Photo via Slumlord Watch

The Emerson Mansion, a grand but dilapidated Reservoir Hill landmark built by the inventor of Bromo Seltzer, sold at auction today for $460,000 to real estate developers who intend to restore it. The Sellers Mansion, a grand residence in Harlem Park, failed to attract any bids and was withdrawn from the sale.

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Catch of the Day, Reservoir Hill

Historic Reservoir Hill Garden & Home Tour

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 21, 2014 1:00pm

Reservoir Hill Garden Tour

catch of the day fish (2)Baltimore truly is the Charm City—and never is that more apparent than when our gardens and trees are in full bloom, and the early summer sun dapples the city just so, accenting the remarkable architecture that’s around almost every corner. Thankfully, this is also the season when many of our most beautiful historic neighborhoods make themselves available through walking home and garden tours—with residents eager to show off their blocks in all their blooming glory. This year marks the 20th annual home and garden tour in historic Reservoir Hill, and it takes place June 7th and 8th. Save those dates. Read More →

Catch of the Day, Reservoir Hill

Join the 7th District Get Fit Challenge

0 Written by: | Thursday, Dec 26, 2013 1:00pm

Get Fit Challenge

catch of the day fish (2)If you too woke up this morning with something of a gingerbread and eggnog hangover, you’re not alone. By our watch, it’s been about a month now of feasts and fests, and most of our activity during that time has been in the kitchen, rather than at the gym. But New Years is right around the corner, and with it, the time of resolutions. Whether you’re just looking to burn off some of last night’s glug and goose or planning for a 2014 fitness jumpstart, you can find some support by joining the 7th District Get Fit Challenge, spearheaded by Councilman Nick J. Mosby

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Links, Money & Power, Remington, Reservoir Hill

How Many Baltimoreans Does It Take to Screw in a Project Lightbulb?

0 Written by: | Monday, Mar 25, 2013 9:46am

Light

Was it all a well-lit dream? We called them and they came to our house last week, free of charge: a young man and woman with energetic minds, energy-efficient ideas, and a big, fat supply of compact fluorescent lightbulbs. They sweetly complimented the art on our walls. Then they walked about and worked quietly for 45 minutes, politely surveying our place and tweaking our technology to help us use less water and electricity without missing the lack. The next day, we still had our CFL bulbs in place! So clearly these bright-eyed lightbulb kids were real. Wait, it gets better. Read More →

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