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  • Baltimore and its schools according to its students

    Jason Palaigos Age: 22 Hometown: Catonsville School: Loyola University, Class of 2011 Major: biology What’s the best cheap place to eat near campus? There’s a couple options. There’s Panera nearby, but they don’t take the...
  • Census shows striking growth in Baltimore homelessness

    As one might expect in a miserable economy, Baltimore’s overall homeless population swelled nearly 20 percent during the past two years. The number of homeless young people (ages 13 to 24) jumped by 50 percent. The dramatic data, based on homeless...
  • Murders this Week: 5; Murders this Year: 189

    Murders this Week: 5 Murders this Year: 189 The death of Robert Watkins, a 35-year-old African-American man, was added to the homicide rolls this week, 19 years after he was shot. Watkins was standing by the intersection of North Avenue and North Charles...
  • . . . and hopefully better and cheaper, thanks to our guide to liquor stores

    Student Life and your parents will remind you ad nauseum to make smart decisions when you drink. And you should. But that doesn’t mean you have to be careless in your spending. A cursory search reveals that there are 431 (!) liquor stores, give or...
  • House music returns to Baltimore-not that it ever really left

    “I think the Black Eyed Peas really started this whole shit,” Teddy Douglas jokes, as he ponders radio’s renewed interest in four-on-the-floor dance. Jay Steinhour, Douglas’ more reserved friend and collaborator of 25 years,...
  • Morgan State researchers hope engaging the community can help more of it quit

    The corner stores in Pigtown don’t do “loosies” anymore. Selling cigarettes out of the pack is illegal, and they don’t mess with that (at least not openly). But they do sell ’em by the pack, and the carton, and the mass of...
  • Visionary artist explores the struggles of African-Americans and Jews

    Loring Cornish: In Each Other’s Shoes Through July 17 at the Jewish Museum of Maryland Loring Cornish offers a guided tour of his exhibition July 7 “Target/Shalom,” the first piece you see in the exhibit Loring Cornish: In Each Other&...
  • John Gartrell's tenure at the Afro offers an intimate view of history

    Archival work can be romanticized, conjuring up images of Indiana Jones in a broad-brimmed hat, deciphering encryptions in ancient libraries, keeping one step ahead of Nazi pursuers. But the most visibly exciting part of Afro-American archivist John B....
  • Waverly Giant, Journey, The Hold Steady, and more

    WEDNESDAY: Bosley wears scuzzy, old school soul as comfortably as a cheap suit at the Metro Gallery. The Waverly Giant, presumably named after the local grocery store, plays the Sidebar with Electric Fireworks and Sun Club. Indie-folk combo the Woolly...
  • The original Baltimore MC takes his art to a higher level

    Long, natty dreads dangle from beneath Labtekwon's fisherman's cap as the veteran Baltimore rapper, standing in the shadow of the giant Grand Prix grandstands, recalls the epic cyphers that took place in the Inner Harbor amphitheater nearby in the '80s...
  • What's up with hip-hop

    Baltimore hip-hop producer King Midas, best known locally for performing the hook on Caddy Da Don’s breakout hit “Grindin’ On Me,” has worked on some big name projects lately. In December 2011, he co-produced Mystikal’s...
  • The Black Guerrilla Family gang aimed to show a way out of the criminal lifestyle-until its criminal activities brought it down

    “It’s hard to promote black nationalism when you have a black man in the White House,” Thomas Bailey said on Jan. 6, 2009, weeks before Barack Obama was sworn in as the first African-American President of the United States. Bailey, a...