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Lauren Cohen

Lauren Cohen is a digital associate editor for Baltimore, where she blogs about 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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In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Prime Corner; Blackwall Hitch; Cafe Zen

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

In Good Taste

Gundalow Juice Stops Production to Focus on Catering Services

CEO and founder Dana Sicko discusses the next chapter with Gundalow Gourmet.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: 101 Baltimore; Roggenart; Mueller's Delicatessen

The latest openings, closings, and recent news.

On The Town

How Kid-Friendly Should Craft Breweries Be?

Following new rules at Union Craft Brewing, the local community weighs in.

In Good Taste

Best Bites to Try at This Year's Baltimore Seafood Festival

No matter what kind of seafood lover you are, the waterfront fête offers plenty of options.

In Good Taste

New Taco Noche Stand To Offer Late-Night Eats in Hampden

The Rotunda spot will feature Northern Mexican-style tacos and snacks until 3 a.m.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Gnocchetto; Sobeachy Haitian Cuisine; The Fudgery

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

Arts District

Web Series The Whole Bushel Brings Artists Together Over Crabs

The Real News Network show, hosted by Eze Jackson, enters a new phase.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Tersiguel's; Indigma; Union Collective Updates

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

On The Town

Weekend Lineup: Aug. 31-Sept. 3

The best things to do in Baltimore this Labor Day Weekend.

In Good Taste

Taharka Brothers Hosting Ice Cream Social with Ben & Jerry's

Co-founder Ben Cohen will attend the Station North block party with a social justice focus.

On The Town

Can’t-Miss Attractions at the Maryland State Fair

Check out these eats, exhibits, and events at the annual fair returning this weekend.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Urban Plates; Baltimore Built Bistro; Atlas Expands to D.C.

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

On The Town

Monument City Releases Beers to Benefit Clean Parks and Waterways

Three-part Haven series will support Trash Free Maryland and Blue Water Baltimore.

On The Town

Asian-American Community Celebrates Past and Present With New Festival

Enjoy eats, drinks, and performances in Baltimore's historic Chinatown.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: South Point; Pie Time; Local Oyster Stout

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

On The Town

Fells Point Fun Festival Evolves into One-Day Event

In 52nd year, weekend gathering is condensed to better highlight the community.

In Good Taste

Chefs Go Beyond the Restaurant For These Outdoor Dinners

Local cooks get outside to host inventive dinners from land to sea.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Little Bird; Man vs. Pho; Salt Tavern

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

In Good Taste

Scalawags Pit Meat Brings Barrel-Smoked Barbecue to Local Pop-Ups

Gnocco general manager Sam White launches a pit beef project.

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