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  • T-shirts celebrate inside jokes and ironic civic pride

    T-shirts celebrate inside jokes and ironic civic pride
    Andy York recently bought a T-shirt that captures how he feels about his city. The design includes various implements of violence that include brass knuckles, a switchblade, a noose and a brick in the shape of a heart. "It all comes down to self-...
  • Eileen R. Philips, volunteer, dies

    Eileen R. Philips, volunteer, dies
    Eileen R. "Mimi" Philips, a homemaker and volunteer who enjoyed music, died of cancer Monday at her Richmond, Va., home. The former Roland Park resident was 77. The daughter of a Ford Motor Co. assembly line worker and a factory worker, Eileen Rose Wade...
  • Schaefer making one final tour through Baltimore

    Schaefer making one final tour through Baltimore
    William Donald Schaefer — the former mayor, governor and comptroller who left an indelible mark on Baltimore — is back in the city for one last tour Monday afternoon. His body was being driven by motorcade past old haunts and spots...
  • Schaefer returns to City Hall

    Schaefer returns to City Hall
    Bells tolled from Zion Lutheran Church and a crowd of more than 100 residents, damp with the unseasonable heat, grew silent. A gleaming hearse pulled up in front of Baltimore's City Hall, bringing the body of William Donald Schaefer to the building...
  • The faces behind Baltimore commercials

    The faces behind Baltimore commercials
    Maybe you've heard these phrases before: "If you have a phone, you have an attorney." "You're making a big mistake." "Nobody bothers me." "Jack says 'Yes.'" For better or worse, these are the catchphrases of Baltimore advertising, lines delivered...
  • Short, but sweet success

    Short, but sweet success
    Filmmaker Gregory Bryan says he was "sick and tired of seeing the same Hollywood films." What he came up with instead was "The Dark," an ethereal, 21/2-minute nightmare complete with crawling blackness, creaking skeletons and enough creepiness of all...
  • Broadway, ballet, John Waters to inaugurate Modell Center

    Broadway, ballet, John Waters to inaugurate Modell Center
    Medieval knights searching in all the wrong places for the Holy Grail, singing as they go, will help fuel the first full season in the Patricia and Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric. So will John Waters, Baltimore's champion of all...
  • Still fun to be Hon? Honfest: Big hair, big controversy

    Still fun to be Hon? Honfest: Big hair, big controversy
    Shifting through kitschy clothing in Dreamland, the legendary John Waters Baltimore-inspired boutique in Hampden last week, New Mexico transplant and former Charm City resident Connie Murphy had a lot to say about the lingering controversy over the...
  • Surrealism grande: Two bastions of intolerance collide

    I seemed to have thrown a Starbucks barista for a loop a couple of weeks ago, when I asked for a slice of pound cake and a glass of skim milk. She asked her co-coffeemaker, "Can we do that?" The other replied, "I guess so." "How much do we charge for the...
  • Mayors to flock to Baltimore for four-day conference

    Expect an influx of starchily dressed and municipally minded visitors this weekend, as more than 1,100 elected officials and staff members from around the country descend on Baltimore for the U.S. Conference of Mayors. They'll be chatting about...
  • Teen troupe gets crash course in retro 'Hairspray'

    Teen troupe gets crash course in retro 'Hairspray'
    The year 1962 might seem like it belongs to a distant era to adults these days. If you're a teenager, though, it's more like prehistoric times. So learned director Stephanie Williams as she went about staging a revival of the musical "Hairspray," which...
  • Restaurant review: No shining stars at Hollywood Burger Bistro

    Restaurant review: No shining stars at Hollywood Burger Bistro
    Hamburgers, like movie stars, are sometimes cast in new roles. There is a lot of that going on at Hollywood Burger Bistro in Canton. The menu is dominated by hamburgers made, according to the restaurant's website, from hormone-free California beef. The...