In Lee Matthew Goldberg's, THE DESIRE CARD (Fahrenheit Press; February 21st, 2019; ISBN; 978-1-912-52635-2; 13.99), Any wish is fulfilled for the right price. That's the promise the organization behind The Desire Card gives to its elite clients - but sometimes the price may be more menacing than anyone could ever imagine. Harrison Stockton has lived an adult life of privilege and excess: a high-powered job on Wall Street fuels his fondness for alcohol and pills at the expense of a family he has no time for. Quite suddenly all of this comes crashing to a halt when he loses his ...
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Mark McColloch, a labor historian who had been vice president of instruction at the Community College of Baltimore County for a decade, died Oct. 26 from cancer at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 70.
For a while, a set of liberals has argued that Donald Trump isn't an aberration from other Republican presidents. Now, some surprising conservatives, including friends and colleagues of mine, are starting to agree.
City Paper offered Baltimore residents, particularly younger ones, a place where they could see their attitudes — forward thinking, rebellious, restless — reflected back at them. Nothing like it had existed before, much less made itself available for free.
UC Davis paid at least $175,000 to consultants, including a Towson-based firm, to clean up its online image after students and alumni were pepper sprayed by campus police during an otherwise peaceful protest in 2011.
Now more than ever, we need quiet, thoughtful deliberation in the selection of our leaders. As hard as that might be in this season of fervent emotions and vitriolic orations, we owe it to our country to make the wisest choice we can and not surrender to base instinct or visceral reaction.