July 15, 2018

Neighborhood fountains flowing

For the first time in several years, the fountains are sparkling all across Bolton Hill. Up and down Eutaw Place and Park Avenue, and in the lush environs of the so-called “Lion Park” and John St. […]
July 15, 2018
Samaritan gala guests

$12,000 raised at Samaritan Community gala

The Samaritan Community’s annual fundraiser, held at the historic Charles Theatre on May 21, raised more than $12,000. At the “Movie Night” gala, guests enjoyed food from Tapas Teatro, fine wine, a movie of their choice […]
July 15, 2018
Long Ago and Right Here

The celebrities of John Street

By Jean Lee Cole In 1906, Baltimore Sun reporter Emily Emerson Lantz described John Street as “a modest little scrap of a street—only six short blocks in all.” Yet what erudition, artistic inspiration, and human experience […]
July 15, 2018

Shining new light on Maple Leaf Park

Maple Leaf Park is tucked away at the north end of Bolton Hill and cherished by those who know how to find it. Residents around the park have taken special care over the years to enhance its […]
June 1, 2018

Meet the Democratic primary candidates

By Bill Hamilton With early voting just a couple of weeks away, Bolton Hill residents voting in the June 26 closed Democratic primary have a wide range of choices for representation in Annapolis for the coming […]
June 1, 2018
Belfry theater

Strawbridge renovation discussions continue

On May 3, BHCA President Linda Rittelmann called a special Board Meeting at Strawbridge Methodist Church at the corner of Mosher St. and Park Ave. to hear a presentation by developer Ben Frederick concerning the restoration […]
June 1, 2018

News briefs

CookHouse to take over b bistro space George and Jessica Dailey have closed on the building containing the former b bistro space and are in discussions with architects regarding renovations. They hope to open a new restaurant, CookHouse, “by […]
June 1, 2018

State Center now requires neighborhood input

Two State Center–related bills submitted to the state House and Senate during this year’s legislative center will become law without the Governor’s signature. HB1286 and SB614 require neighborhood notification and involvement in any revised or future redevelopment […]
June 1, 2018
Mt Royal sinkhole

Repair of sinkhole to take months

If you frequent the north end of Bolton Hill, you may have notice that a large sinkhole has appeared in the Mt. Royal Elementary / Middle School playground. Due to the heavy rain over the past […]