It’s been 15 years since Howard Park had a major grocery store. That will all change Thursday when Shop-Rite opens its doors on Liberty Heights Avenue. City officials say the opening is part of a bigger plan in getting more supermarkets into the city, specifically in urban communities.
A long-awaited supermarket is finally coming to West Baltimore. A 67,000 square foot grocery store ends what residents have long called the “food desert” in Howard Park.