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Southwest Baltimore Partnership

  • When neighborhood leaders convinced the big university hospital nearby to join them in a community improvement project, no one thought that would lead to…
  • Even before the entrepreneurs made a coffee a luxury item, the drink had a certain community-building quality.A cup-a-joe spot was a touch stone, a…
  • Big shouldered, urban "anchor" institutions have been known to try to buy community peace by promising jobs to their neighbors—like leaf raking or…
  • Back in the day, pigs arrived in Charm City by train and hit the streets running on their way to the breakfast table.They were doomed, of course. But they…
  • Unprecedented help may be on the way the neighborhoods of southwest Baltimore. Maryland's Baltimore-based professional schools are joining seven southwest…