Afefe Tyehimba's feature chronicles parents' struggles to keep Baltimore City Public Schools'from closing. In Mobtown Beat, Van Smith observes the juxtaposition of a newly dedicated bike trail next to the sewage-contaminated, and Afefe Tyehimba examines the future of the. Tom Chalkley's Charmed Life surveys Baltimore's.has letters from Carly Ptak and Donald Holland. The columns are: Sandy Asirvatham's Underwhelmed, on the Jennifer Lopez film,; Mink Stole's Think Mink, on; and Wiley Hall III's Urban Rhythms, on. Scocca & MacLeod's proto-blog,, reads the comics so you don't have to. In Imprints: Michael Anft tries to solve the mystery of Michael Crow's mystery,; Lily Thayer gives Mark Jude Poirier's short-story collection,, a passing grade; and Heather Joslyn says David Winner'sBrilliant Orangeneatly explains the Netherlands. Mike Giuliano's Art muses on two unrelated exhibits at the. Bones is Kathleen Hellen's poem,. In Stage, Jack Purdy has the gall to call Spotlighters Theatre's production of Terrence McNally'sCorpus Christi"homophobic." Ian Nagoski's Music celebrates John Berndt's attempt to preserve the music and memory of. In Film: Eric Allen Hatch is joyful over a revival ofUndercover Brother; Luisa F. Ribeiro delights in; and Jack Purdy givesLady Janeits due. Michelle Gienow's Dish has high hopes for. In Cheap Eats, Brennen Jensen raves about.