| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Vale Tudo, the eye-catching Fells Point bar that opened last winter, will now be known as The Rockwell, according to general manager B.J. Parker. The new name debuts tonight.
The name "Vale Tudo," which means "anything goes" in Portuguese, was a...
| Jul 7, 2014
Peter Allen Denzer, founder of Peter's Inn in Fells Point and a motorcycle enthusiast, died June 30 at his home in Hedgesville, W.Va. He took his own life after a lengthy struggle with Parkinson's disease. He was 67.
"His mantra was to drive fast and...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. is asking for its fourth rate increase in as many years, one that would raise distribution charges to residents getting both gas and electric service by nearly $15 a month on average.
The utility filed the $185 million...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Real estate agents have long boasted of the lengths they'll go to market properties. Now, for some, the sky's the limit.
As unmanned aircraft become more widely available, some agents have started to use drones to sell listings, inviting prospective...
| May 16, 2014
| 3:10 AM
The owners of the newest restaurant to try their luck next in the Manor Shopping Center in Jacksonville know what it takes to run a successful business.
Patrick and Katie Russell, of Monkton, opened Kooper's Tavern in Fells Point in 1997 as well as...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Ana Rule stepped onto a balcony outside the Inn at the Black Olive Sunday morning to check the first results of an unusual air-monitoring effort — one intended to make sure official monitoring across the street is accurate.
The hotel in Baltimore'...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The sign says "Big Ass Margaritas" … sold or shall I continue?
Work up a thirst while I give you the drink details on the newly opened Papi's Taco Joint in Fells Point. Clearly, they already know their audience well — especially on...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Fells Point corner establishment Todd Conner's has been around for a number of years and up to this point, never registered on my radar as a place that had a cocktail list.
To be fair, it does, in fact, have one. But it's fairly new so it's my fault for...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Beatty Development Group President Michael Beatty has sold the Thames Street Wharf office building in Harbor Point to a California-based real estate company for $89 million.
At $341 per rentable square foot, Monday's sale of the 8-story building to...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 3:24 PM
A top Environmental Protection Agency official visited Baltimore Thursday to make the case for a new federal rule spelling out what streams and wetlands enjoy legal protection from development or disturbance.
Nancy K. Stoner, acting assistant EPA...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:39 PM
John Ostrowski, a renowned Southeast Baltimore sausage maker who refused to sell his product to supermarkets for wider distribution, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Wednesday at Somerford Place Assisted Living in Columbia. The Lutherville...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:56 PM
If walls could talk, Capt. John Steele, along with two others, would have a tale to tell about the home he built circa 1788 in the Fells Point neighborhood.
In Baltimore Heritage's "Baltimore Building of the Week" series, John Breihan wrote about this...