Tuesday Morning Headlines: Clinton Praises London Mayor During Speech in Fells Point; Rec Pier Lore Touted by Sagamore Pendry in Question; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 06, 2017 7:25am

Bishop Malooly responds to Netflix’s ‘The Keepers’ – ABC2

Speaking in Baltimore, Hillary Clinton praises London mayor for leadership following attack – Baltimore Sun

A spurious story takes flight at Plank’s luxury hotel – Baltimore Brew

Pratt Contemporaries Celebrate 10 Years of Philanthropy – Baltimore Magazine

Contentious budget battle in Baltimore results in cuts – WBAL-TV

Fells Point, Money & Power

Baltimore Labeled One of the ‘Cities to Watch in 2017’ by Condé Nast Traveler

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 4:54pm

Another day, another positive tourism write-up for Baltimore.

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Featured, Food & Drink, Hot Plate

Hot Plate: Sagamore Pendry Restaurant Opens, Clementine Brunch Returns, Cafe Cito and Bel-Loc Close

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 24, 2017 10:00am

Order & Chaos will celebrate National Waffle Day (March 25) with free waffle toppings.

Spring is here, Baltimore, and with it, tons of restaurant news, from the opening of a swanky new chop house to the return of a beloved brunch to food-related classes popping up all over town. Here’s a look at what Baltimore’s restaurants have to offer this week:

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Featured, Fells Point, Money & Power, Real Estate & Home

Sagamore Pendry Baltimore Hotel Opens in Fells Point – Without Lead Developer Kevin Plank

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 5:00pm

Gov. Larry Hogan, Mayor Catherine Pugh and others cut the ribbon at a ceremony opening the new hotel.

Baltimore’s historic Recreation Pier is officially a luxury hotel.

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Featured, Links

Top Stories: ‘Lit City’ Party Planned for the Orleans Street Viaduct; Starbucks to Replace Historic Bel-Loc Diner in Parkville, Deciding the Fate of Camden Station

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 17, 2017 5:13pm

Baltimore Fishbowl’s top story this week concerned a flashy dance party planned in an underpass downtown early next month. Many evening drivers on St. Paul Street have witnessed the bright neon lights lining the underside of the Orleans Street viaduct. On Thursday, April 6, the Downtown Partnership has arranged to transform that section of the road into a full-blown party with a dance floor, DJ and an open bar. As it falls in the middle of the Light City festival, the organization has cleverly dubbed the event “Lit City.”

Our readers were thrilled about the news of the party. The question is, will they get in? The Downtown Partnership expects the event to sell out quickly. For now, it appears tickets ($40) are still available.

Here were our other most-read stories in the last seven days:

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Top Stories: Williams Sonoma Joins Stores Departing Downtown Towson, Sagamore Pendry to Open March 21, A $2 Million Townhouse in Little Italy

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 10, 2017 5:14pm

The top story on Baltimore Fishbowl this week was Ed Gunts’ weekly real estate development column, which led with the news that yet another store is leaving downtown Towson. The kitchenware and home furnishings retailer Williams Sonoma, located in Towson Town Center, has posted signs on its windows indicating it plans to close.

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Featured, Real Estate & Home, Towson, Urban Landscape

Urban Landscape: Williams Sonoma Store Closing in Towson; Mount Vernon Building Up for Auction; New Vision for 33rd Street; Columbia’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Begins

3 Written by: | Monday, Mar 06, 2017 1:21pm

Trader Joe’s is leaving downtown Towson this month. Barnes & Noble’s Towson store will close in May. Now, another well-known retailer in Towson is shutting its doors.

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Featured, Money & Power, Real Estate & Home, Urban Landscape

Urban Landscape: Sagamore Pendry Hotel Three Weeks from Opening; Fairfield Inn and Suites Sells for $24M; New Restaurants in Clipper Mill, East Baltimore; $350K Houses in Hampden; Developers Vie for Lexington Street Property

2 Written by: | Monday, Feb 27, 2017 10:08am

Sunday isn’t a workday on most construction sites, but workers were on duty yesterday at the Sagamore Pendry Baltimore hotel in Fells Point.

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