Britni Petersen

Patriotic Prose 7 Questions with Baltimore Writer Chris Formant on His New Book ‘Saving Washington’

Another riveting read to add to the collection of powerful books on America’s beginnings is local writer Chris Formant’s newest historical-fiction novel, “Saving Washington: The Forgotten Story of the Maryland 400 and the Battle of Brooklyn.” Based on a lesser-known historical event, Formant tells the story of a group of …

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Tough Topics: Local Parents Weigh In On Underage Drinking Part 3 in our Series on Teens and Substance Abuse

Tough Topics: Local Parents Weigh in on Underage Drinking

Last month, we talked to local teens about underage drinking. Now, we’ve turned to local parents to get their points of view. In collaboration with Baltimore’s Child, we also conducted a short online survey and some respondents agreed to be interviewed. Here’s what they had to say. Ninety-three percent of …

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