Organizers of the Grand Prix of Baltimore plan to construct the race track in 32 days, working during the night to make the 12-turn, 2-mile circuit come together. Construction will begin near the intersection of Light and Conway streets on ...Read More »
Officials: We’ll shut down EBDI project A group of East Baltimore elected officials vowed to shut down construction, public funding and permits at the $1.8 billion East Baltimore Development Inc. project, saying that the massive development effort has failed to ...
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With its first sponsor in hand and online ticket sales slated to start May 28, the new group behind the Baltimore Grand Prix is confident it will be able to pull off the Labor Day weekend street race in record ...
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Baltimore is hoping the third group is the charm for its troubled Grand Prix, which will now be overseen by one of racing’s biggest names. The city has severed its agreement with Downforce Racing and selected a local company that ...Read More »
An economic study being released Friday said the Baltimore Grand Prix fell far short of promoters’ projections, but still calls it a “win” for the city. The Labor Day weekend event drew 160,000 spectators and generated $27.6 million from spending ...Read More »
OCEAN CITY — Sunny weather has saved a beach weekend on the shores of Maryland and Delaware after Hurricane Irene shuttered beach towns a week earlier. Carol Everhart of the Rehoboth and Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce tells The Daily ...Read More »
Baltimore officials hope this weekend’s inaugural Grand Prix race will boost spending downtown but also provide a nice bump to city revenues in the form of parking fees and taxes. The Board of Estimates on Wednesday approved the terms of ...Read More »
REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. — Delaware’s governor says he appreciates that beachgoers obeyed an evacuation warning before Hurricane Irene hit, but now he wants them back for the Labor Day weekend. Gov. Jack Markell says he wants to make it clear ...Read More »