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How BENI Works for Homebuyers

George Johnson thought he had homeownership all figured out, until he realized his son had gotten lead poisoning while living in the house he had hoped to buy. Then, he and his wife heard about LiveBaltimore, an organization that promotes Baltimore City through their Buying into Baltimore tours, and decided that would be a good place to start their new search. At the Eastside Tour, they happened upon Belair-Edison Neighborhoods Inc.’s booth. That day and …MORE >>

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Local Woman Honored in Baltimore’s Top Neighborhood Mom Contest

In its seventh year, the Top Neighborhood Moms contest honor strong and dedicated women of Baltimore for their efforts to make their neighborhood and community better, safer, and stronger. This year Ms. Minnie Henderson, who lives on the 2800 block of Pelham, was one of 30 women to be honored for their efforts. On Tuesday, May 7th, a fabulous catered luncheon at the Maryland Historical Society was held for the honorees. The Dukes of Jazz …MORE >>

The Fresh Prince Comes to Belair-Edison

My name is Will Smith. Not to be confused with the multi-million dollar movie star married to Baltimore native Jada Pinkett, who by the way I did attend school with! I am Will Smith, Belair-Edison Neighborhood, Inc.’s (BENI) new Community Engagement Specialist and I am excited to be a part of this organization and community. So, I guess that makes me The Fresh Prince of Belair-Edison! As a Baltimore native, I have always been motivated …MORE >>