Health & Wellness Top Doctors 2023 In this, the 37th iteration of our Top Doctors list, we take some of the guesswork out of finding a physician by honoring some of the most esteemed professionals in the area, as chosen by their peers. Find the Best in Baltimore Attorneys Dentists Doctors Restaurants Realtors More Camps Home Pets Retirement Schools Travel Wellness More from this Issue Food & Drink Fun Bottles of Wine to Pick Up for Thanksgiving This Year Here are our picks for an eclectic approach to Thanksgiving pairings. Home & Living Where to Find the Perfect Christmas Tree Around Baltimore A handful of the area’s best choose-and-cut farms are only a quick road trip away. Home & Living The Cavanagh House is Creating Jobs, Along With Custom Home Décor Stacy McAleer's upholstery and fashion apprenticeship programs are designed to help those looking for financial stability create a lifelong career in in-demand trades. Arts & Culture Susan Muaddi Darraj’s Debut Novel Delves Into the Palestinian Immigrant Experience Set in Baltimore, 'Behind You Is the Sea' reveals a diverse community of characters that, while sharing universal U.S. immigrant experiences, also defy stereotypes. Home & Living Your Holiday Entertaining Field Guide Searching for tips on how to be the best host and guest this holiday season? Here's a simple (illustrated) how-to from local pros. Home & Living No Matter the Size of Your House—Host the Party "We had a crazy, packed house for the first night of Hanukkah last year," writes Home editor Janelle Erlichman Diamond, "and I wouldn’t have it any other way." Arts & Culture New Book Chronicles Life of Senator Daniel Brewster, the “Golden Boy of Maryland Politics” Former state house reporter John Frece captures Brewster’s very public highs and lows—and his quiet, three-decade recovery from alcoholism. Health & Wellness Top Doctors 2023 In this, the 37th iteration of our Top Doctors list, we take some of the guesswork out of finding a physician by honoring some of the most esteemed professionals in the area, as chosen by their peers. News & Community Bikemore’s One-of-a-Kind Cranksgiving Ride Returns in Its Ninth Year For local cyclists, the combined bike race, scavenger hunt, and food drive is as synonymous with Thanksgiving in Baltimore as sauerkraut. Home & Living For Nearly a Century, Baltimore Home Tours Have Brought Together the Architecturally Curious The real-life version of "Zillow surfing"—in which homeowners open their houses to visitors to show off their home’s personal style, quirky features, interior design, or historic architectural details and renovations—has a rich history here. Home & Living Six of Baltimore’s Best Home and Garden Tours Pull out your calendar to pencil in these annual explorations of Charm City architecture. Events The List: November 2023 From the Baltimore City Veterans Day Parade to the annual Festival of Trees, here are the local events to pencil in this month. GameChangers GameChanger: Emma Snyder We catch up with the owner of The Ivy Bookshop. Health & Wellness Fire in the Brain: Work Toward Multiple Sclerosis Breakthroughs Continues in Baltimore MS affects at least a million people in the U.S.—including the writer’s mother and late mother-in-law. Progress on treatments has been made, but we’re still far from a cure. News & Community Easton’s Hill Community is One of the Oldest Free Black Neighborhoods in the U.S. Today, Yvonne Freeman leads tours of the neighborhood where she grew up. Arts & Culture Art Space: Full Circle Dance Company Delves into the Dream World In November, the modern dance ensemble will present 'And Still We Dream,' a production featuring music, poetry, and movement inspired by dreams. Home & Living Third-Generation Owner Kelly Quinn Gives Us a Tour of Her Charming Riverside Rowhouse Throughout the years, the "enthusiastic steward" of her family’s trinkets has also managed to make the light-filled home her own. Style & Shopping We’ll Always Have Paris West: Meet the Crew Behind the Enduring Eyeglass Shop For owner Jordan Flitter, it’s been a spec-tacular 28 years in business. Food & Drink Meet the Robot Lending a Helping Hand at Chilango’s in Fells Point Chilanguito, as he’s named, cheerily greets diners as he leads them to their table. Home & Living Hello, Neighbor: Greektown Get to know the Southeast Baltimore enclave that has maintained a strong Greek base since the 1930s, while also embracing an influx of young families and newcomers of all backgrounds. Arts & Culture Remington’s Iconic Reptile Mural Gets a Fresh Look From Its Original Artist The Maryland State Arts Council recently awarded a conservation grant for the full restoration of the mural, which has become something of a symbol for its historically working-class neighborhood. News & Community After 15 Years of Silence, Hilary Phelps Shares Her Story of Sobriety If you didn’t know that Phelps battled severe addiction, you’d never guess it. But she’s worked a lifetime to get here.