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Writers, 'Wire' Creator To Discuss HBO Civil Rights SeriesThe creator of TV's "The Wire" is joining historian Taylor Branch and other writers in Baltimore to discuss their upcoming HBO miniseries chronicling the civil rights movement.
Obama Talks About 'The Wire' With Creator David SimonTalk of overhauling the criminal justice system is serious business - but before diving into the subject, President Barack Obama had something else he wanted to say.
Best Places To Buy Local Art For Less Than $100 In BaltimoreFine taste shouldn't have to come with high prices. When it comes to art, it's all about perspective, and beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Look locally for unique yet affordable art for the home, office or even as a gift at the best places in Baltimore to buy art on the cheap.
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`The Corner' Protagonist Dead At 35 In BaltimoreA man whose life was the focus of "The Corner," a book about a year on a drug-plagued Baltimore street corner, has died.
5 Must-Read Books By Baltimore AuthorsNo offense to Edgar Allan Poe, but we have "quoth the raven, nevermore," too often to count. To truly appreciate Baltimore literature, one must look at a wide array of books from local authors whose voices represent the beautiful intricacies of a city with much personality.