May 6, 2015 Issue

My beloved hometown of Baltimore was the proving ground last week. Cable TV news was there 24/7, capturing all the black, white and Freddie Gray flashpoints: Incendiary riots. Political hesitation. Peaceful marches. Curfew. Police lines. more

From the Editor more

Film more

Theater more


Across 1. Peach ___ 6. Actor Stanley in the “Hunger Games” franchise 11. Little pest 14. Larger than large, in poems 15. “Because ___ so!” 16. “The Masque of the Red Death” a more


A couple months ago we profiled Cohort Collective, a "Who's Who" of local artists and curators that includes Spenser Little, Exist 1981, NEKO, Carly Ealey and more. more

Short List Event Picks more

Sordid Tales more


It's pricey at Downtown's gargantuan, two-story Water Grill (615 J Street). It's a place for tourists, or conventioneers with corporate expense accounts more

Urban Eats