City Paper's 2016 Best of Baltimore was written by Jim Burger, Maura Callahan, Ryan Detter, Kate Drabinski, Casey Embert, Edward Ericson Jr., J.M. Giordano, Karen Houppert, Adam Katzman, Rebekah Kirkman, Bret McCabe, Cassandra Miller, Anthony Moll, Lexie Mountain, Karen Peltier, Brandon Soderberg, Lisa Snowden-McCray, Kenneth Stone Breckenridge, Reginald Thomas II, Brandon Weigel, and Baynard Woods. Photographs by Amanda Bowrosen, Jim Burger, Audrey Gatewood, Michelle Gienow, J.M. Giordano, Tedd Henn, Megan Lloyd, Valerie Paulsgrove, E.Brady Robinson, Josh Sisk, and Reginald Thomas II. Interns: Mia Capobianco, Ja'Von Hill, and Deneia Washington.