| Aug 26, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Students are gathered around a long table in a research lab-turned classroom at Coppin Academy on the campus of Coppin State University. The white board is covered with formal debate rules and timing, and off to the side is a page with ideas for arguments...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 12:28 PM
“Nearly 1 in 5 women have reported experiencing rape at some time in their lives,” according to the Center for Disease Control. The freshman fall semester, or first 90 days of a student being at school, proves to be the most dangerous time for...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 12:08 PM
The University of Baltimore Law Center opened its door last night for the second of two community forums on Baltimore's new curfew ordinance that will replace the city's 20-year-old ordinance, doing away with incarceration as a penalty for parents and...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 12:15 PM
JHU - 3400 N. Charles St., (410) 516-8000, jhu.edu
MSU - 1700 E. Cold Spring Lane, (443) 885-3333, morgan.edu
In case you hadn’t heard, more than 70 universities across the country are currently being investigated by the Department of...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 12:40 PM
While it may not seem like the cool or hip thing to do, and something City Paper readers may particularly be avoiding, you'll be kicking yourself if you don't check out the festivities surrounding the Star-Spangled Spectacular going on right now and...
| May 28, 2014
It was Reagan who lied to us first.
The "us" is a room of about 30 people, overwhelmingly of the Millennial set. We're gathered in Highlandtown listening to a panel of CEOs, nonprofit founders, artists, and students talk about what they're doing to...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:27 AM
The most recent round of campaign finance reports for Baltimore City's 12 legislative-district races – a Senate and House race in each of the six districts - were due late May at the Maryland State Board of Elections. The mass of new data reveals...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Cat's Eye Pub
1730 Thames St., (410) 276-9866, catseyepub.com
When Cat’s Eye Pub’s founder, Tony Cushing Sr., passed away in 2008 and his son, Tony Cushing Jr., took over, we worried the place would morph into yet another Fells...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Location: A big chunk of the city's northwest corner, reaching east to Charles Street and south as far as Frederick Road.
Demographics: Adult population of almost 92,000, about 68 percent African-American and a little more than a quarter white.
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:56 AM
10th Annual Fells Point Olde Tyme Christmas.The holiday season at Fells Point marks the arrival of Santa by tugboat at Broadway Pier, 9 a.m. on Saturday. Afterwards, head over to DogWatch Tavern, where you can get a picture with the Jolly Old Elf. The...
| Apr 23, 2014
In the summer of 1970, Afaa Michael Weaver was a clerk recording the weight of the massive tin coils produced at Sparrows Point Steel Mill, tin that would later be turned into soup cans and the like. He used a crayon to mark the coils, which would be warm...
| Jan 29, 2014
You might not know the muralist Ernest Shaw Jr., but there's a good chance that you have seen his work. Long before the city's Open Walls project brought murals and street art to the forefront of the city's art scene. Shaw was hard at work creating large-...