3714 Woodbine Avenue

Property Address: 3714 Woodbine Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21207 Property Owner: Mayess Craig, same address City Council District and Contact:  District 5, Rochelle Rikki Spector State Senator:  Lisa Gladden State Delegates:  Jill Carter, Nathaniel Oaks, Samuel Rosenberg Thanks to Reader AB for sending this along — apparently the home has been in this condition for some […]

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3010 Howard Park Avenue

Property Address: 3010 Howard Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21207 Property Owner: William Eugene Joyner, Jr., same address City Council District and Contact:  District 8, Helen Holton State Senator:  Lisa Gladden State Delegates:  Jill Carter, Nathaniel Oaks, Samuel Rosenberg Many thanks to Reader A for this photo — what a lovely home this could be!

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Link Roundup

Detroit braces for a state takeover, Governor Snyder cites lack of city services to citizens as a catalyst for action. As much as Baltimore denies its Rust Belt status, looking to other cities like Pittsburgh for ways to revitalize in a sustainable way might be the better route, says an article in Yale’s undergrad journal […]

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Last Link Roundup of 2012!

A recap of all the newsworthy links in 2012. January Early in 2012, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was grilled by the MD Legislature about the status of the city’s lead paint judgements.  The city was refusing to pay, saying the judgement would bankrupt the city — a shame they didn’t think about that before allowing children […]

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Link Roundup

As you can imagine, folks in Cleveland are tired of slumlords, too.  And they had some words for an absentee slumlord who lives in Florida. In New York, an attorney was convicted on multiple counts of mortgage fraud, but the NY Attorney General lost a few counts, despite testimony from the attorney’s employees. An office […]

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