We focus on a new report from the Abell Foundation, which says efforts in Maryland to restore the pollution-damaged Chesapeake Bay are being threatened by misguided state clean-up priorities, and inadequate monitoring of the biggest source of the Bay's pollution – agriculture. Our senior producer Rob Sivak takes a closer look.
And, the Single Carrot Theater has been an anchor on Baltimore’s thespian landscape for almost 10 years. Tom talks with the company's managing director and artistic director about their current production, the thriving theater scene in Charm City, and what the company is doing to address inequality.
Plus, our theater critic J. Wynn Rousuck reviews Gifts of the Magi, a musical that combines Americana and the holiday spirit; and Zoey Washington-Sheff shares some tips on winter coat-shopping, holiday party style, and fashion gift ideas for your favorite people.