Meet the Editor


Jess Mayhugh

Jess Mayhugh is the digital editor for Baltimore, where she has worked since 2008, covering nightlife, sports, food, and events. She was born and raised here and has enjoyed watching the Orioles return to greatness and the city become a bona fide food and drink destination. She occasionally espouses Baltimore’s virtues in publications like Thrillist and Serious Eats.


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Style & Shopping

My Top Ten with Gary Smith

Professional skateboarder and Owner of Vú Skateboard Shop picks his favorite things.

Arts District

Two Elementary School Students Use Their Talent for Good

Maggie and Matthew Schneider perform with Juilliard-trained musicians to benefit the Johns Hopkins Children's Center.

Health & Wellness

We Try Out the Ancient Healing Practice of Sound Therapy

Certified sound massage practitioner Elaine Wujcik discusses the ins and outs of this ancient practice.

Food & Drink

Animal Attraction

For local restaurants, it’s lions, and tigers, and bears, oh my!

Food & Drink

Review: Cat's Eye Pub

After more than 40 years, Cat’s Eye Pub keeps on rockin’ in Fells Point.

Arts & Culture

The Beat Goes On

This bimonthly hip-hop gathering is everything that battle rap is not.

Outside World

Charm City Helicopters Looks to Expand Tour Business

Owner and pilot Caitlin Shipley talks about the freedom of flying.

Health & Wellness

How to Get Fit If You Hate the Gym

Six activities that take the work out of workout.

Health & Wellness

Sleep Training a Baby aka The Undoing of Two Adults

How can a baby with so much energy get so little sleep?

The Chatter

Port Discovery Launches $10.5 Million Campaign to Transform Exhibits

Celebrating its 20th anniversay, the children's museum aims to add new exhibit on Port of Baltimore and four-story climbing structure.

Food & Drink

Sip Tips: May 2018

These wine and spirits picks are music to our ears.

Health & Wellness

Top Nurses 2018

Our fourth annual awards program salutes the front line of modern health care.

Arts & Culture

Book Reviews: May 2018

The latest work about The Wire and Maryland's musical history.

Arts & Culture

Music Reviews: May 2018

The latest from Beach House and Caleb Stine.

Style & Shopping

Show Stoppers

No matter which concert venue you prefer, we have looks that are guaranteed to steal the show. ​

The Chatter

Preliminary Design Unveiled for Camden Yards Train Station

The station will provide a new entrance for rail passengers who take the Camden Line of the MARC train.

History & Politics

Trial By Fire

On May 17, 1968, two priests and seven Catholic activists set fire to Catonsville draft records, sparking a national wave of Vietnam War resistance.

Arts & Culture

The Music Issue

We celebrate 50 local artists to know right now.

Arts & Culture

Kings of the Road

Future Islands makes it big but sticks to its Baltimore roots.

Arts & Culture

For the Record

The resurgence of vinyl culture is on full view at the Arbutus Record Show.

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Why We Work Opens at the Baltimore Museum of Industry: New BMI exhibit curated by JHU and MICA students depicts a more personal side of industry.

Port Discovery Launches $10.5 Million Campaign to Transform Exhibits: Celebrating its 20th anniversay, the children's museum aims to add new exhibit on Port of Baltimore and four-story climbing structure.

Charm City Helicopters Looks to Expand Tour Business: Owner and pilot Caitlin Shipley talks about the freedom of flying.

'The Case Against Adnan Syed' comes to HBO: The four-hour series will revisit the Baltimore County murder case that inspired Serial.

Ludlow Market Opening in Former Wine Market Space in Locust Point: Chef Christopher Audia shares details about the new neighborhood concept.