RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Fells Point

Fells Point
A collection of news and information related to Fells Point published by this site and its partners.

Top Fells Point Articles

Displaying items 73-84
  • Highs in the teens, sub-zero wind chills Wednesday

    Highs in the teens, sub-zero wind chills Wednesday
    Biting winds and frigid temperatures are expected Wednesday as the region clears out from a storm that dumped as much as 11 inches of snow in parts of the region. Temperatures, which hit 6 degrees at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood...
  • W.Va. bank to acquire Baltimore's CFG Community Bank

    W.Va. bank to acquire Baltimore's CFG Community Bank
    MVB Financial Corp., a bank holding company based in Fairmont, W.Va., announced an agreement Wednesday to acquire the assets of CFG Community Bank for $30 million. Based in Baltimore, CFG has offices in Fells Point, Lutherville and Annapolis, which will...
  • Most city neighborhoods get little in enterprise tax breaks

    Most city neighborhoods get little in enterprise tax breaks
    Close to 300 commercial properties in Baltimore are getting a property tax break this year thanks to the city’s Enterprise Zone program, which has a stated purpose of attracting development and jobs to poorer areas. But while the benefits were...
  • Beat Baltimore brownouts with solar

    To avoid the kind of grid instability and electrical outages in Fells Point, Canton and other growth areas, Maryland should simply require all new residential construction to include at least 3 kilowatts of solar energy per house or apartment. Brownouts...
  • Dorothy Higdon, of Mays Chapel, secretary and scout volunteer

    Dorothy Higdon, of Mays Chapel, secretary and scout volunteer
    Dorothy Beksinski Higdon, a homemaker and former secretary once active in scouting, died of heart disease Friday at her Mays Chapel home. She was 89. Born Dorothy Beksinski in Baltimore and raised in Fells Point, she was the daughter of Walter and...
  • TreeKeepers program grows with Tuscany-Canterbury tree survey

    TreeKeepers program grows with Tuscany-Canterbury tree survey
    Picking up where their TreeKeepers classes left off, residents of Tuscany-Canterbury have begun a survey of the estimated 200 "street" trees in the leafy neighborhood. "We want to be the first neighborhood (in the city) to do a complete, thorough...
  • Harbor Point developer to buy project's city-issued bonds

    Harbor Point developer to buy project's city-issued bonds
    The developer of Harbor Point plans to buy the initial offering of city-issued bonds for the $1.8 billion project, accruing millions in interest from the controversial public financing deal, city officials confirmed Thursday. Developer Michael S. Beatty'...
  • Turner Station residents threatened by chromium pollution

     Turner Station residents threatened by chromium pollution
    We read with interest Rebbecca Ruggles' commentary on Fells Point residents' concern regarding the presence of chromium 6 contamination near the site of the proposed Harbor Point project ("The toll of development," Oct. 25). Residents are rightly...
  • BGE to host meeting on Southeast Baltimore outages

    BGE to host meeting on Southeast Baltimore outages
    The cause of days-long power outages in Southeast Baltimore earlier this summer and the work by Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. to prevent future problems will be discussed at a public meeting hosted by BGE officials in Fells Point on Monday, according...
  • A new chef for Antrim 1844's Smokehouse Restaurant

    A new chef for Antrim 1844's Smokehouse Restaurant
    There's news out of Taneytown. The Antrim 1844 Country House Hotel has announced that Spencer Wolff is the new executive chef at its Smokehouse Restaurant. Wolff replaces Michael Gettier, who left his position at the country house hotel earlier this...
  • Hopkins Bayview to open health center aimed at Latino community

    Hopkins Bayview to open health center aimed at Latino community
    As the Hispanic community in Baltimore boomed in the last decade, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center responded by adding health programs to meet the population's unique needs. Now the East Baltimore center is bringing all its past efforts —...
  • Harbor Point project stirs environmental concerns

    Harbor Point project stirs environmental concerns
    While the Harbor Point project's millions in public financing have dominated debate in Baltimore this summer, a carcinogen buried beneath the proposed waterfront development has sparked concerns about the safety of neighboring residents and the people who...