Tag: south baltimore

10th District council candidates band together to support Baltimore Clean Air Act

Photo by Artondra Hall, via Flickr.

They may be competing for the same position, but five of the 11 candidates running for the District 10 seat on the Baltimore City Council have joined forces to urge Baltimore’s top attorney to support the Baltimore Clean Air Act after a federal judge overturned the law last week.

Candidates Bill Marker, Natasha Guynes, Ray Conaway, Kerry Hamilton and Bob Cockey–who are all vying for the city council seat currently held by soon-to-be-retired Councilman Ed Reisinger–sent the letter to Acting Baltimore City Solicitor Dana P. More, calling on the city to appeal the judge’s decision.

D.C.-Area Rapper Gunned Down in South Baltimore

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Baltimore’s cyclical street violence this week claimed the life of rapper 30 Glizzy, a member of a prominent D.C. area crew known as the Glizzy Gang.

Celeb Chef Gordon Ramsay is Bringing a Steakhouse to Horseshoe Casino

Still via video from Caesars Entertainment Corp

Baltimore City’s lone casino plans to replace its current steakhouse with another one carrying some celebrity culinary star power in its name.

Botanical Drug Research Firm Moving from NoVa to SoBo, Bringing 200 Jobs

Image via Google Street View

Vitreon America is leaving Northern Virginia behind for a new home in South Baltimore.

Caves Valley Partners Buys Up More Property in South Baltimore, Cites ‘Bullish Outlook’

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Caves Valley Partners is continuing to expand its presence in South Baltimore, with the developer recently announcing the acquisition of a 5.2-acre parcel on S. Hanover Street right next to the interstate in South Baltimore.

Fourteen Men Indicted, Six Still Wanted, in South Baltimore Drug Trafficking Case

The six individuals still wanted by Baltimore Police. Photos via BPD.

Baltimore police officials say they’ve made a dent in South Baltimore through a recent investigation and subsequent string of indictments in a Brooklyn drug trafficking case.

Komen Race for the Cure Moving to McHenry Row After 10 Years in Hunt Valley

Photo by Ashley Michelle Photography, via Komen Maryland

After a decade in Hunt Valley, the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure will return to Baltimore to celebrate its 25th anniversary.

BARCS Animal Shelter may be Moving to Make Way for New Development

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The BARCS animal shelter in South Baltimore may be moving to make way for a new private development.