Visit Baltimore

After Freddie Gray riots, business repair continues

After Freddie Gray riots, business repair continues

After the officials went away Friday, the repairs continued at Sneaky Feet.

Up a ladder, a crew screwed a new security camera into place to survey the Highlandtown sports store, which reopened Aug. 1, more than three months after looters struck the shop during April's riots.

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake visited the shop Friday to highlight its story as a testament to her administration's support for business and a sign of the city's resilience. She also urged people to continue to support city stores as part of a "buy local" campaign that includes promotions for local restaurants and attractions.

"We want the focus of all our residents to be on...

42°