The Mail 9/24/14

The Mail 9/24/14

Mencken Unmasked

The Counselor

Maryland criminal-defense attorney Kenneth Ravenell has...

Put $4.5 Billion In Your Pipe

The City Council Sept. 22 passed a bill that would more...

In A Pickle

Lightning strikes in the distance and gray clouds hang over...


Wandering Eye: Local cops recover lost salaries, the rich get richer on campus, unbidden doctors, and more

Baltimore Police Sgt. Carlos Vila and Officer Robin Blackmon are poised to recover salaries lost...

Charles Village community activist Sharon Guida sentenced to three years probation for theft scheme

Longtime Charles Village community activist Sharon Guida was sentenced to three years probation...

Wandering Eye: Cameras for Baltimore cops?, DHS brain drain, the case against the penny, and more

Alongside a resolution expressing solidarity with the people of Ferguson, Missouri, the Baltimore...

Hours-long waits over two days to exchange Ray Rice jerseys at M&T Bank Stadium

In an attempt to erase all memory of Ray Rice from Baltimore’s collective consciousness, the...

The House that Mencken Built

As Mencken Day Approaches, We Stop To Reflect On The Legacy Of The Sage Of Baltimore

When the Sunpapers bought City Paper last spring, we were uncertain, to say the...

The Sage in Black and White

Was Mencken A Racist Or A Civil Rights Hero? Prof. Larry Gibson Offers An Answer

The Negro brain, Mencken wrote in 1910, “is not fitted for the higher forms...

More Mencken

Marion Elizabeth Rodgers Continues Her Lifelong Engagement with Mencken

As a student, Marion Elizabeth Rodgers was intending to write a master’s...

Mencken's Music

H.L. Mencken's Music Brought to Life by an Associate at the Pratt

H. L. Mencken was a lifelong musician. In his preface to “Happy Days,”...

Put $4.5 Billion In Your Pipe

Baltimore Doubles Its Borrowing Cap For City Water And Sewer Service

The City Council Sept. 22 passed a bill that would more...

Late to the Party

David D'Amico Extradited From Colombia To Answer 2010 Federal Pot-Trafficking And Money-Laundering Indictment In Maryland

David D’Amico turned 50 a week before his Aug. 28 appearance in Maryland U.S....

"We were just eviscerators"

State Autopsy Technicians Lawyer Up For Better Pay And Working Conditions

A dozen autopsy technicians who work at the Office of Chief State Medical Examiner have hired a...

In A Pickle

Autumn Provenzano Moves to Baltimore for Network Marketing, Finds Love . . . And a New Sport

Lightning strikes in the distance and gray clouds hang over...

Long Exposure

Morton Tadder Has Been Shooting Presidents, Pitchers, Performers, And Playboy Bunnies For Over 50 Years

This is the story of a photographer, a back injury, and the photographer’s...

Setting A Record

Record Collecting Isn't Just Jack Moore's Hobby, It's Part Of His Worldview

A lot of people say that they love music, but they don’t. Not really. Not...

Get Rhythm

Get Rhythm: Carlas Holt Practices the Time-Honored Art of the Shoeshine

The arms of Carlas Holt move like gears as he uses a thick, wood-handled brush to spread the...

Murder Ink 9/24/14

The week tallied five confirmed homicides (authorities were awaiting autopsy results on a body found...

The Mail 9/24/14

I saw with interest your cover story, ¿The House That Mencken Built¿ (Feature, Sept. 10). Here is...

The Mail 9/17/14

Best Reason we should invite you to the  City Paper Best of...

The Mail 9/10/14

Reading Between the Lines

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