Kate Drabinski

Columnist Field Tripping

Recent Articles

  • PERVfect Playground opens in Station North

    We all know Station North is bustling with new art and music venues, restaurants and coffee shops, and the radical anarchist bookstore on the corner, but it finally has its very own sex toy shop, and now we never have to leave the neighborhood for anything again. PERVfect Playground is co-owned...

  • Checking in with Heather Mizeur on her frantic final push to election day

    Checking in with Heather Mizeur on her frantic final push to election day

    Heather Mizeur at Spro in Hampden. Notice the empty coffee cup. (Photo by J.M. Giordano)[/caption] Early voting has ended and all that's left in the primaries is Election Day on Tuesday, June 24th. City Paper caught up with upstart Democratic candidate for governor, Heather Mizeur, after a long...

  • Summer Sunday

    The same lot that serves as a makeshift social services site for folks who need assistance with food and shelter can transform itself with a few signs into an urbanite's dream market.

  • Know Your Subculture

    Know Your Subculture

    LGBTQ Lives in the City

  • The State of Queer Politics

    The State of Queer Politics

    Despite formal "equality," much work remains to be done

  • Ignite Baltimore offers enlightening, if narrow, fuel for thought

    MICA's Brown Center filled up early Thursday night with casual Friday-clad 20- and 30-somethings sipping free wine (but seriously, folks—tip your bartenders!) and eating Swiss cheese triangles with vegetables and hummus, waiting to fill all the seats of the auditorium for another edition of Ignite...

  • CP's Conventioneer Discovers the Dinosaurs

    The Maryland State Fairgrounds play host this weekend to Discover the Dinosaurs, a display of over forty animatronic dinosaurs from the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods, wagging their tales and snapping their jaws behind black insta-barriers like the kind that tell you where to stand...

  • Competition fierce, slightly smelly at all-breed cat show

    [caption id="attachment_18458" align="alignleft" width="300"] Don Curlione[/caption] Note: See City Paper's full gallery of Cat Show pictures here. The Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium this weekend played host to the Hidden Peak All Breed Cat Fanciers Association Cat Show, and as a crazy...