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Former Baltimore Marine Hospital, once targeted for demolition, will now be renovated by Hopkins

The Wyman Park Building. Photo by Ed Gunts.

The former Baltimore Marine Hospital on Wyman Park Drive, targeted for demolition as recently as 2008, will instead be renovated for academic use by the Johns Hopkins University.

Remington Wine Company has closed

Image via Facebook

Remington Wine Company, an up-market liquor store in a W. 29th Street building owned by Seawall Development, closed for good today, the business posted on Facebook, citing “financial circumstances both beyond our control and of our own making.”

Hopkins tries—likely in vain—to sway Remington residents on private policing plan

Hopkins officials (at center) speak with members of the Greater Remington Improvement Association. Photo by Ethan McLeod.

Standing before about two dozen people and a handful of Johns Hopkins University officials on Tuesday night, Phong Le said he didn’t get to chat with his Remington neighbors before learning of the institution’s plan to create its own private police force.

That’s because two bills to do just that were introduced in the General Assembly on March 5 with little public discussion.

Remington is celebrating its 100-year history with ‘RemFest’ in May

Flyer via Remfest.org.

The Greater Remington Improvement Association is throwing a festival this spring to celebrate the North Baltimore neighborhood’s 100-year history and recent resurgence.

Goodbye Long John’s Pub, Hello 29th Street Tavern

Image via Swallow at the Hollow’s Facebook page.

Following a renovation, the Remington dive bar Long John’s Pub will reopen as 29th Street Tavern next week, owner Aaron Reinhart tells Baltimore Magazine’s Jess Mayhugh.

Woman Carjacked at Gunpoint in Remington Sunday Morning


A group of thieves stole a woman’s car at gunpoint in broad daylight in Remington yesterday morning, Johns Hopkins security officials say.

Mervo Culinary Students Launch Their Own Pop-Up Burger Joint, ‘Noisy Burger,’ at Remington’s R. House

Students hard at work on opening night for Noisy Burger.

Through next Tuesday, a group of industrious culinary students from Baltimore’s Mergenthaler Vocational Technical High School will be running their own burger joint in Remington. It’s called Noisy Burger, and the food is delicious.

Urban Landscape: Deciding the Fate of Camden Station; Trader Joe’s Moves Within Towson; Monument City Brewing Opens in Highlandtown, Robert Kanigel on Jane Jacobs


Should partly vacant Camden Station be rented out as office space, or should the state hold out for a one-of-a-kind use that could draw people to Oriole Park at Camden Yards? What would that use be? What role should the Baltimore Orioles play in making the decision?