Sign up for our newsletters   

Baltimore City Paper home.

Wednesday, November 18, 2009


The Holiday Guide: Our guide to getting through--and enjoying--the holiday season | Holiday Guide Calendar

Shopping: Carroll County Christmas Farmers Market, now through Dec. | Holiday Guide Calendar

Kid Stuff: The Polar Express 4D, now through Jan. | Holiday Guide Calendar

Nutcrackin': Pennsylvania Ballet: George Balanchine's The Nutcracker, 7:30 p.m. | Holiday Guide Calendar

A Few Christmas Carols and Other Productions: Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and Then Some!), 8 p.m. | Holiday Guide Calendar

Traditions: Santa House Lighting, 4:30 p.m. | Holiday Guide Calendar

Music: Christmas Rocks! Extravaganza, 8 p.m. | Holiday Guide Calendar

Open Houses/Tours: Christmas in Hershey, now through Dec. | Holiday Guide Calendar

Mistle-aneous: Pumpkin Spice Candles, 1-3 p.m. | Holiday Guide Calendar

Helping Others: Turkey Trot, 8 a.m. | Holiday Guide Calendar

New Year's Eve!: Ports America New Year's Eve Spectacular Rockin' New Year's Eve Extravaganza, 6:45 p.m.-1 a.m. | Holiday Guide Calendar

Stuffed: The 2009 City Paper Holiday Guide | Holiday Guide Intro

The Gifts That Count: The presents that have stayed in our writers' thoughts | Holiday Guide Feature by Raymond Cummings, Lauren Bender, Charles Cohen, Alex Epstein, and John Barry

The Busman's Holiday: A short guide to giving what you know | Holiday Guide Feature by Emily Flake

Stocking Stiffers: The author of Scroogenomics runs the numbers on holiday gift-giving | Holiday Guide Feature by Edward Ericson Jr.

Holiday Guide Feature



Behind That Sign: A real-estate agent with bad credit offers financial advice and legal services | Mobtown Beat by Edward Ericson Jr.

Murder Ink | The Mail



Call of Jury Duty: So now the Mayor of Baltimore, USA, is on trial for allegedly, what, spending some gift cards, and some other crap? Being influenced, allegedly, by her alleged ex-boyfriend once removed or something? Allegedly? I don't know. | Mr. Wrong by Joe MacLeod



Dirt Farm: by Ben Claassen III

Important Comics: by Dina Kelberman

Just Ask Larnell: by Larnell Custis Butler

Lulu Eightball: by Emily Flake



Boys in the Hood: A gritty look at life in the drug game transfixes at Arena Players | Stage by Anna Ditkoff

Curtain Time: JUST DANCE Traditional Indian and modern dance comes to Theatre Project (45 W. by Anna Ditkoff

Two Much: The Mystery of Irma Vep delivers laughs, surprises, and reams of frilly dresses | Stage by Bret McCabe

Cool Hunting: Jazz writer Ted Gioia bites off more than he can chew | Books by Michaelangelo Matos

Blight Star: Sarah Doherty transforms abandoned urban spaces with creative installations | Art by Alex Ebstein

1989: Bob Dylan Didn't Have This to Sing About by Joshua Clover | Review by Bret McCabe

Quick Sketches



Q&A: Crispin Hellion Glover: Blessed be the forces that bring Crispin Hellion Glover to Baltimore with his Big Slide Show, a one-night-only performance event. | Film by Ed Schrader

The Messenger | Review by Lee Gardner

An Education | Review by Wendy Ward

The Blind Side | Review by Wendy Ward

I Will Smash You | Review by Bret McCabe

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans | Review by Joe MacLeod

Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire | Review by Justin Strout

New This Week



Gutmans | Review by Mary K. Zajac

Emily's Cafe and Desserts | Review by Wendy Ward


CP on Facebook
CP on Twitter