Meet the Editor


Lauren Cohen

Lauren Cohen is the digital senior editor at Baltimore, where she covers food, events, lifestyle, and community news. A Baltimore native and recent Towson University grad, she loves taking advantage of all that Charm City has to offer. She’s also a huge fan of spicy cocktails and ‘90s cover bands.


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On The Town

Farmacy Brings a True Farm Brewery Experience to Baltimore County

Located on a working horse farm, the facility uses ingredients straight from the fields.

Food & Drink

Canton's Raw Bar and Raw & Refined Can Be Hard to Tell Apart

The overlaps run even deeper than the comically similar names.

In Good Taste

Local Bread Subscriptions Are Making Fresh Loaves More Accessible Than Ever

These pre-paid methods are the best thing on the market since, well, sliced bread.

Home & Living

Full House

Local destinations for furnishings with character.

In Good Taste

Treehouse Cafe and Juice Bar Replaces Prime Corner in Hampden

Local fitness instructors offer gluten-free menu featuring pizzas, salads, and wraps.

Arts & Culture

Writing on the Wall

Artist Ernest Shaw pays homage to Toni Morrison at Graffiti Alley.

News & Community

No Shortage of Need

Here's proof you can pitch in to solve Baltimore's problems.

Health & Wellness

Guide to Facials

What to get and what to expect.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Limoncello; The Rathskeller; Raw & Refined

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

Food & Drink

Review: Fishnet

Fishnet is doing swimmingly in Mount Vernon Marketplace.

News & Community

Next Man Up

A local nonprofit celebrates ten years of providing for local student athletes.

Home & Living

Going for Un-Baroque

Once known for his high-end antiques, Mark Klatsky has transitioned to more streamlined looks.

Health & Wellness

What to Expect from Your First Hypnotherapy Treatment

We catch up with hypnotist Robert Prokop from Wind Gate Wellness in Federal Hill.

On The Town

Pumpkin Festivals and Farm Events to Fill Your Fall Calendar

From corn mazes to craft beer celebrations, here's how to welcome the season in style.

Arts & Culture

Golden Years

In honor of The Modell Lyric's 125th anniversary, here are some of the theater's most noteworthy acts.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Pekara; Cōl Bōl Pop-Up; Melody Cafe

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

Food & Drink

Review: The Tilted Row

For a great gathering spot in Bolton Hill, head to The Tilted Row.

Home & Living

The Beauty Farm

Makeup artist Amie Decker builds her forever home on a family farm.

Arts & Culture

Book Reviews: October 2019

The latest from Rusty Tagliareni, Christina Mathews, and Jack Slocomb

Arts & Culture

Music Reviews: October 2019

The latest from Joy Postell and Emma White.

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