Friday Morning Headlines: Elected Officials Talk Comey’s Testimony; City Considers Port Covington’s Glowing Signage; and More

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 09, 2017 7:24am

Meet the Baltimore Rapper Better Known for His Hip Clothing Line – AFRO

Made in Maryland: Metro Baltimore’s craft spirits – USA Today

Marylanders’ Opinions Vary On Comey’s Testimony – WBAL-TV

Appeals judges focus on alibi witness in hearing arguments on whether ‘Serial’ subject should receive a new trial – Baltimore Sun

How will Port Covington glow? City design panel discusses signage – BBJ


Wednesday Morning Headlines: Delays for Port Covington Construction; Overdoses at Underground Hopkins Frat Party; and More

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 10, 2017 7:25am

Zach Britton’s Injury Is Bad for the Orioles and Worse for His Career – The Ringer

Recession took toll on Baltimore County bank branches – Baltimore Sun

Construction at Port Covington delayed at least nine months – Baltimore Brew

Puppy stolen from Howard County rescue – ABC2

JHU: 4 Students Suffer Drug Overdoses at Fraternity Party – WBAL-TV

Featured, Food & Drink, Money & Power

Sagamore Spirit Distillery Opens to the Public

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 21, 2017 8:40am

Photo courtesy of Sagamore Spirit

During Thursday’s ribbon cutting for the new Sagamore Spirit distillery in Port Covington, speakers hammered home one big point: Mark Twain approved of whiskey.

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Featured, Fells Point, Urban Landscape

Urban Landscape: New Life for Hendler Creamery; New Owner for Brown’s Wharf; Ribbon Cutting for Sagamore Spirit Distillery; Community Meeting on Royal Farms Proposed for Towson

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 1:45pm

A rendering of the proposed renovation of the Hendler Creamery building, via Baltimore City Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation.

A $75 million plan to convert Baltimore’s Hendler Creamery to apartments and retail space cleared a key hurdle last week when a city preservation panel approved the design.

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Food & Drink

Sagamore Spirit Now Taking Reservations for Tours of Port Covington Distillery

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 06, 2017 2:02pm

A rendering of the forthcoming Sagamore Spirits, Courtesy Ayers Saint Gross

Kevin Plank’s Sagamore Spirit has begun taking reservations for tours of the Port Covington whiskey distillery scheduled to officially open April 21. Read More →

Culture, Featured, Lifeline

Two More Trash Wheels Planned for Baltimore

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 2:31pm

Professor Trash Wheel, photo via Healthy Harbor Initiative/Waterfront Partnership

Mr. Trash Wheel’s family is set to keep on growing.

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The Foundery to Open its Doors Friday for Free Demos in Welding, Wood Lathing and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 11:32am

Photo courtesy of The Foundery

The creative industrial makers who run The Foundery in Port Covington are inviting the public to come see how they work this Friday.

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Featured, Food & Drink

Sagamore Spirit Distillery to Open April 21

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 2:58pm

Image courtesy of Sagamore Spirit

Sagamore Spirit has set April 21 as the opening date for the whiskey distillery it’s building in Port Covington.

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Featured, Money & Power

Kevin Plank Addresses Immigration, Investment in Baltimore in Open Letter After Fallout Over Trump

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 2:51pm

Still from video via CNBC

The last time Kevin Plank took out an ad in the Baltimore Sun, it was to tout the economic viability of a city-backed $660 million investment in his planned redevelopment of Port Covington ahead of a crucial City Council vote. Now, he’s done it again to respond to a wave of backlash he received for voicing support of our new president.

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Featured, Lifeline

National Aquarium Begins Construction on $20M Animal Care and Rescue Center in Jonestown

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 03, 2017 11:04am

National Aquarium CEO John Racanelli points to an artist’s rendering of the planned new animal rescue and care center.

The National Aquarium in Baltimore is preparing to lift the veil from a facet of its operation that most people never see.

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