Business & Development How Baltimore Invented the Modern World From the B&O Railroad to Frank Zappa, we chronicle all the ways Baltimore changed America forever. News & Community The Lady in Waiting For much of her life, Catherine Pugh has wanted to be mayor of Baltimore. Now she is. But what took so long? Find the Best in Baltimore Attorneys Dentists Doctors Restaurants Realtors More Camps Home Pets Retirement Schools Travel Wellness More from this Issue News & Community Editor's Corner: January 2017 Managing editor Max Weiss previews the January issue of Baltimore magazine. Arts & Culture Q&A with Thomas Dolby We talked to the electronic musician, tech trailblazer, and Hopkins professor. Arts & Culture Cameo: Sam Sessa We talk to the WTMD radio host and Baltimore music coordinator. Events The Launch: January 2017 The nine musts from this month's calendar of events. Arts & Culture The World's Stage The Baltimore Museum of Art heads to the Venice Biennale. News & Community Happy Birthday, Dr. King Through music, dance, and discussion, these events help commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.’s message. History & Politics Video: How Well Do You Know Your Baltimore History? Four lessons from BMI museum educator John Green. Food & Drink Blue Chip La Food Marketa finds its footing on Quarry Lake. Food & Drink MOM's Boy How the founder of MOM’s Organic Market helped lead the organic grocery revolution. Arts & Culture Book Review: January 2017 The latest from Thomas Dolby and McKay Jenkins. Arts & Culture Music Reviews: January 2017 The latest from TT The Artist and Raindeer. Style & Shopping Home Sewn Baltimore native takes fashion industry by storm. News & Community In Memoriam We bid farewell to the luminaries we lost this year. Food & Drink Whiskey Business Rye whiskey makes a comeback in Maryland. Travel & Outdoors Have Phone, Will Travel Local app creates connections in the heart of Baltimore. Style & Shopping Gear Heads Fashion meets function with this great selection of athletic apparel and accessories for him and her. News & Community You're Welcome, America From the B&O Railroad to Frank Zappa, we chronicle all the ways Baltimore changed America forever. News & Community You Are Here Scenes from an Irish wake and Day of the Dead parade. Food & Drink Cool Beans An ad agency gets into the coffee business. Food & Drink Twisted Up A Mediterranean spot in Fells Point shakes up the bar scene. Home & Living The Diplomat's Son Inside writer and graphic designer Taylor Hubbard’s Mount Vernon carriage home. Food & Drink Noodle Over A Sammy’s spinoff delivers on Italian classics. News & Community The Lady in Waiting For much of her life, Catherine Pugh has wanted to be mayor of Baltimore. Now she is. But what took so long? Health & Wellness Slim Gyms Boutique studios combine fitness and community in Baltimore.