| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Whatever the reason for Brenda McKenzie's decision to leave as head of the Baltimore Development Corporation after just two years, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake made a shrewd move by recruiting City Councilman William H. Cole IV to take her place. Ms....
| Aug 8, 2014
| 11:33 AM
The owner of Rye, Ryan Perlberg, is set to open a similar version of the casually lush Fells Point craft-cocktail lounge in Federal Hill.
Perlberg said that Bookmakers Cocktail Club will open early September in the space that was the longtime home...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake appointed two-term City Councilman William H. Cole IV on Thursday to lead the Baltimore Development Corp., the quasi-public agency charged with revitalizing the city.
The appointment came as BDC President Brenda McKenzie...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:01 AM
A collapsed house. An abandoned warehouse furred with vines. Block after block of vacant homes, shattered windows framing blackness. Then, the tunnel and the train platform.
The mix of shuttered industrial spaces and faded neighborhoods that flank the...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Cory McCray spent his 18th birthday in a Baltimore jail cell. Antonio Hayes was raised by his grandmother when his mother's drug addiction got too bad. Brooke Lierman grew up in the affluent suburbs of Montgomery County, the daughter of a renowned...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Baltimore cyber security firm RedOwl Analytics plans to double its workforce to 50 people within the next few years as it tries to make Federal Hill Maryland's new technology hub, company CEO Guy Filippelli said Tuesday.
Hot off securing $4.6 million...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:30 AM
One popular theory of lawyer Marilyn Mosby's upset win over incumbent State's Attorney Gregg Bernstein was that race played a deciding role in the election, helping a political newcomer oust a white prosecutor in a majority-black city.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Towson developer Caves Valley Partners placed its 1111 Light Street building on the market last month, and is asking $42 million for the Federal Hill property, which houses apartments, stores and offices for budding tech firms.
The company has requested...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Baltimore police plan to deploy officers around city schools until the school year ends to ensure student safety amid recent racial tensions, while school officials joined civil rights leaders to urge students of different races to peacefully resolve...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:35 AM
When Nick Schauman was a toddler, his grandfather, Larry Hunton, taught him how to eat raw oysters. Hunton let his grandson tag along on trips to Lexington Market, where the duo would sit at the raw bar (Schauman sat on top of it) and slurp down oysters...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:57 PM
The Downtown Partnership of Baltimore recently redesigned its website as part sales pitch and part guide.
The reworked site offers information about community news, events, where to live, eat, shop and where to park in an effort to draw more people to...