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Arts & Culture

The City that Writes

The mysterious death, general strangeness, and undeniable genius of a certain macabre poet casts a large shadow over the city’s literary legacy. But Baltimore’s writing tradition is as rich and diverse as the city itself.

Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Petal Pushers

With its first brick-and-mortar shop, Bramble Baking Co. blooms in Hamilton.
Food & Drink

Review: Former Soccer Player Scores with Pekara Bakery

At Pekara on West Cold Spring Lane, the baking is done from scratch, the old-world way.

News & Community

News & Community

Baltimore-Born App Allows Locals to Outsource Their Laundry

Somewhere between a rideshare service and a laundromat, SudShare has evolved to service 400 cities.
News & Community

H&S Bakery Truck Gave Free Bread to I-95 Drivers Stuck in Virginia Gridlock

Stranded Ellicott City native worked with the Baltimore bakery to provide sustenance to motorists, some of whom were stalled for more than 24 hours.

Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

WYPR’s ‘Essential Tremors’ Celebrates 50 Episodes This Month

We talk to hosts Matt Byars and Lee Gardner about the series, which asks musicians about the three songs that have impacted them most.
Arts & Culture

Dean Bartoli Smith’s ‘Baltimore Sons’ Captures City’s Struggles, As Well As His Own

Smith discusses the new collection, which ultimately forms a broad story of acceptance and empathy.

Video

Video

Confetti Questions With R. Eric Thomas

The Baltimore native answers questions about his new book, pop culture, and his favorite local hangouts.
Video

From Baltimore to Project Runway, Meet Bishme Cromartie

Meet Bishme Cromartie, Baltimore native fashion designer and recent contestant on season 17 of Bravo's Project Runway.
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Step Inside Storehouse Dispensary

Learn about the medical cannabis industry in Maryland at this Mt. Washington dispensary.
Video

George Simon Shares His Sweet Success Story

Founded in 1886, Simon’s is known for its sugar cookies and signature train garden.
Video

Sneak Peek at Our First-Ever Beauty Issue

Go behind the scenes with Baltimore magazine as we prep for our January issue.
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Restaurante Tio Pepe Celebrates 50 Years in Baltimore

Owner of the legendary Spanish restaurant talks about its origin and "magical" sangria.
Video

Making the Iconic Crab Pie at Matthew’s Pizza

Head into the kitchen to hear the story behind the legendary Highlandtown institution.
Video

Marvin Thorpe Teaches Swimming Lessons in His Backyard

Thorpe and his father have taught an estimated 15,000 people about water safety over the years.
Video

Star Wars Toy Collection is Galaxy All Its Own

A Star Wars superfan lives out his dream in Linthicum Heights.
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The Prime Rib Piano Player Jeff Wilson Shares His Musical Story

The musicians talks about his career and playing for Frank Sinatra.
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Afternoon Chess Practice at Baltimore Montessori School

Chess brightens the futures of these city school students.
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Erricka Bridgeford Reflects on Baltimore Ceasefire Weekend

The second attempt at a 72-hour ceasefire in the city was cut short.
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Revelers Describe the Meaning of Baltimore Pride Celebrations

Baltimore Pride festivities provide safe, supportive space for the city's LGBTQ community.
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Who Wants to Be a Cop Now?

After a 14-month federal investigation, the Baltimore Police Department is tasked with reforming its culture.
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Up Close and Personal With the Domino Sugars Sign

We talk to Domino refinery manager about the history of the iconic sign and factory.
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Fly Fishing With Legendary Lefty Kreh

Fly-fisherman Lefty Kreh talks technique and shares stories from his legendary life.
Video

Behind the Scenes at Otterbein’s Bakery

Going strong after 135 years, Otterbein's has hit the recipe for success. Read more in our February issue.

Style & Shopping

Style & Shopping

What You Need to Create Your Own At-Home Spa

By adding just a few tools and treatments from local shops to your beauty routine, you can achieve those luxury spa results on your own.
Style & Shopping

Gift Guide 2021: Great Ideas From Local Shops at Every Price Point

A curated list of some of our favorite items, all from neighborhood businesses.

Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

GameChanger: David Greenberg

We catch up with the President & CEO of The League for People with Disabilities.
Health & Wellness

Tips for Setting Attainable New Year’s Resolutions

We asked Andrea Castelhano, PsyD, of Baltimore Therapy Group how to navigate the pressure of making big changes.

Sports

Sports

Writing Wrongs: ‘Afro-American’ Sportswriter Sam Lacy is in the Baseball Hall of Fame

Lacy, who covered Jackie Robinson’s rookie year with the Brooklyn Dodgers, would prove as resilient as No. 42 himself.
Sports

Catching Up with Cal Ripken Jr. as Foundation Honoring His Father Finishes 100th Youth Field

The Iron Man chats about living in Annapolis, competing with himself, and his father’s legacy.