Gaming space and store No Land Beyond planned for Station North

A game of “Magic: The Gathering.” Photo by Kyle Gese, via Wikimedia Commons.

A community gaming space and store is coming to Station North, offering a place for people to play trading card games, role-playing games or board games, and to buy new titles.

Once again, the BDC is soliciting bids to redevelop the former Mayfair Theatre

Photo by Eli Pousson, via Flickr

A year after it received exactly zero bids from developers to re-do the historic Mayfair Theatre property at the southern end of Mount Vernon, the Baltimore Development Corporation is again soliciting proposals for the landmark and two adjacent lots in the 300 block of W. Franklin Street.

In ‘unsanctioned demolition,’ crews tear down historic St. Vincent’s Infant Asylum in Upton

The debris left by the demolition of the former St. Vincent’s Infant Asylum building. Photo by Marti Pitrelli.

A pre-Civil War building in Upton that once housed an orphanage and was included in a National Register of Historic Places district was completely knocked down over the last week, despite the city’s attempts to halt demolition over the weekend.

Hot House: Four Seasons entry-level condo asks $799K (includes valet parking)


Hot House: Four Seasons Residences, 300 International Drive, Unit 2207, Baltimore, MD 21202

Photo credit: Christian Horan

One bedroom, two bath, 900 sq. ft.  condo at Four Seasons Residences. Open plan layout, glass walls with harbor views, herringbone walnut floors, waterfall marble counters and Miele appliances in kitchen. Washer/dryer, marble bathrooms, glass shower, custom walk-in closet, smart screens, shades, fully wired. Access to private residents floor and amenities: $799,000

In drug-afflicted Hampden, St. Luke’s Church plans a needle exchange

St. Luke Church in Hampden. Photo by Ethan McLeod.

As North Baltimore’s tourist-drawing Hampden neighborhood struggles to confront its elephant in the room of opioid addiction, the Rev. Jim Muratore, of St. Luke’s Church on The Avenue, has proposed tackling the scourge with a tried-and-true, if somewhat unconventional solution: a needle exchange.

Event Pick: Celebrate Holy Frijoles’ revival with cheap margaritas and free pinball

Photo by Ethan McLeod

While Holy Frijoles has been up and running once again for about six months, it’s never too late to celebrate a neighborhood institution’s revival—and on National Margarita Day, no less.

Loch Raven High School Student Charged in Gun Scare

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The 14-year-old who brought a pellet gun to Loch Raven High School yesterday, leading to a lockdown as Baltimore County police tactical units and officers searched the building, has been charged as a juvenile with disturbing activities at school and having dangerous weapons on school property.

Cinemark Towson Screwed up ‘Black Panther’ Screenings Last Night, and People Were Not Happy About it

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The anticipation for the premiere of “Black Panther” has been building up for months. Marvel’s super hero film, set in the fictional East African country Wakanda, has sold advance tickets at record-breaking rates. Activist and community groups, as seen here in Baltimore, have bought up “thousands of tickets,” according to Forbes.

Student in Custody After Lockdown at Loch Raven HS; Pellet Gun Recovered

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Loch Raven High School was placed on lockdown late this morning after a school resource officer approached a 14-year-old student believed to be carrying a gun in their backpack, county authorities said.

Hot House: 1906 Tudor on Private, Olmstead-Designed Park, $784.5K


Hot House: 8 Englewood Road, Baltimore, MD 21210

Tudor style stucco house, circa 1906, with new architectural shingle roof. Backs to private, communal gardens. Five bedrooms, three full, two half baths over 4,473 sq. ft. Entrance foyer with three-story staircase, living room with wood-burning fireplace, sunroom, separate dining room, spacious eat-in kitchen with high-end appliances, large master suite with dressing room and custom built-ins, third-floor guest room. Hardwood floors throughout, central air, detached garage, landscaped, .33 acre lot: $784,500

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