Featured, Hot House, Real Estate & Home, Towson

Classy Victorian Estate In West Towson: Heated Pool, Guesthouse, Gardens — Just Needs A Name

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015 11:00am

Hot House: 620 Chestnut Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21204


Victorian-style frame house circa 1928, with shingle roof and wide front veranda. 6,095 sq. feet over three stories, with unfinished basement. Five bedrooms, 4 full and 2 half baths. Large rooms with high ceilings, elevator, entry foyer with fireplace. Five fireplaces total. Double living room, formal dining room, sunroom, 2 master bedroom suites, each with sitting room. Central A/C. Heated pool, two story guesthouse, 2 car garage, off street circular driveway, brick patio, gardens: $1,345,000 Read More →

Featured, Schools, Towson

Towson University Protesters Stage Sit-In, and President Agrees to Demands

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 19, 2015 2:17pm

Once again, a group of student protesters were successful in getting a university higher-up to agree to their demands. This time, the protest happened at Towson University. Read More →

Food & Drink, Towson

WTMD is Letting the World Try 30 Homebrews

0 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 05, 2015 2:20pm

WTMD0002WTMD is the place on the radio dial where Baltimoreans might be most likely to find a band that has been toiling in their garage. This weekend, the station’s studio extends that spirit to beer. Read More →

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Featured, Food & Drink, Towson

Nacho Mama’s is Going to Open a Towson Location

3 Written by: | Thursday, Nov 05, 2015 10:42am

Via Nacho Mama's Facebook page

Via Nacho Mama’s Facebook page

Fresh off a renegotiated lease to stay at the original Canton Square location, Nacho Mama’s is set to expand to Towson. Read More →

Featured, Money & Power, Towson

Towson Circle Owners Are Buying Towson Square

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Nov 04, 2015 3:06pm

towsoncinemarkThe circle takes the square today in Towson. Read More →


Towson University Hosts the Economic Outlook Conference: Conscious Capitalism

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Oct 28, 2015 10:00am


The Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI) of Towson University presents the 20thAnnual Economic Outlook Conference

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Featured, Lifeline, Schools, Towson

Towson University Investigating Phone Found in Women’s Locker Room

0 Written by: | Monday, Oct 19, 2015 9:48am


Burdick Pool (Towson University)

Towson University police are investigating whether a smartphone found in a women’s locker room was used to record students. Read More →

Featured, Money & Power, Towson

Towson Row Will Bring Whole Foods, Student Housing to Center of Town

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 16, 2015 3:46pm

With a crane overhead, Nancy Hafford was ready to see something blow up on Friday.

“We need you to start,” Hafford, the executive director of the Towson Chamber of Commerce, implored developers.

Hafford was ready to see some more digging and dynamite at the site of the future Towson Row, a $350 million mixed-use development that will bring retail, hotel and housing close to the five-acre site that’s close to the center of Towson at Chesapeake and Washington Aves. Read More →


Lifeline, Schools, Towson

Public Memorial for Towson President Maravene Loeschke Tomorrow

1 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 17, 2015 9:15am


Maravene Loeschke had many ties to Towson University. She got her undergraduate degree there (in theater, ’69), as well as a Master’s (education, ’71). She was both a professor and a dean before taking over as the university’s president in 2012. Loeschke sadly passed away earlier this summer, and now the university is planning a public memorial service to honor one of its most impressive and ardent supporters. Read More →

Schools, Sponsored Post, Towson

At Notre Dame Preparatory School, Education Doesn’t Stop at the Classroom Doors

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 09, 2015 10:00am

group building tower

Meredith Egan, NDP senior, who spent the summer at Carnegie Mellon University’s theatre tech workshop, works on a design/build project with other participants.

It’s back to school season in Baltimore, which means freshly sharpened pencils, crisp new notebooks, and gushing to friends and new teachers about all the fun you had over the summer. At Notre Dame Preparatory School in Towson, those summertime stories go beyond the standard tales of poolside frolicking and family vacations. Read More →

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