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Rangel celebrates America

Congressman Charles B. Rangel, who represents the 13th Congressional District of New York that includes Upper Manhattan and the Bronx released the following statement in observance of Independence Day

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Maryland State Parks are popular destinations for the July 4th holiday weekend

Public should anticipate potential temporary closures due to capacity limitations

Maryland State Parks are popular destinations year round, but especially so in the warmer summer months as families plan overnight camping trips, daytime visits to the water and outdoor gatherings on public lands.

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Annapolis July 4th Celebrations

Celebrate Independence Day in Annapolis!

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4 Easy Treats for the 4th of July

Casual and colorful desserts made easy

The Wilton Test Kitchen developed these deliciously easy ideas to go with your summer celebration so you can enjoy the fireworks with everyone else.

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Annapolis named one of the Top Ten Best All-American Vacations for 2015

Families making plans for Fourth of July weekend are invited to set their sights on Annapolis, Maryland.

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Reinvent your career, retrofit your skills, Part I

According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) for May 2015, the unemployment rate in Maryland was 5.3 percent; Virginia ranked at 4.9 percent; and the District of Columbia posted at 7.3 percent.

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Celebrate Fourth of July at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor

Celebrate the Fourth of July with live music and celebratory fireworks at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Baltimore’s Fourth of July Celebration takes place Saturday, July 4, 2015 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

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Interest groups, special and public

We often hear politicians call their opponents an “interest group.” What does that mean? It can be misleading.

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RAMBLING ROSE: Happy 4th of July to all!

Hello every one and Happy 4th of July. Hopefully we will have great weather this weekend, because we know that many of you will be celebrating outdoors with cookouts.

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Indie Soul Spotlight: Root Branch Academy

The chaos that engulfed the entire community and left us with so much work and conversation to have.

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Indie Soul: BET Awards Show

By now many of you have seen the BET Awards show where Diddy fell through the floor; Kendrick Lamar ripped the stage; Lil Kim sent the audience into a frenzy; and Smokey Robinson killed the new school with words and showmanship.

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Indie Soul Music: Slum Village and Hayley Fahey

Back in the day when I was deejay, I would spend hours, not to mention money, listening to and buying music. I was the type of deejay who wanted the newest music first or to introduce a new artist that no one was checking for.

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Local lawyer, boxer focuses on father, son relationships

One national news publication called Venroy July a “triple threat,” while another said the boxer and CEO is among Baltimore’s entrepreneurs under 40 that are worth keeping a close eye on.

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A beginning solution for Charleston

The domestic terrorist attack at Emmanuel AME church killing nine black people should be an eye opener. Since blacks gained their freedom inclusive of a failed Radical Reconstruction that ended with the Tilden Hayes Agreement in 1877— domestic terrorist attacks have been an official license, both legal and illegal.

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Toll rollbacks begin across Maryland

Just in time for the busy Fourth of July holiday weekend getaway, tolls have dropped significantly. Effective, Wednesday, July 1, 2015, toll rates decreased dramatically at seven toll facilities operated by the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA), as well as the all-electronic toll road, the Inter-county Connector, and the I-95 Express Toll Lanes (ETL).

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Millions of whites feel Charleston church killer 'could be my son'

On Wednesday, June 17, 2015, Dylann Roof, a 21-year-old white supremacist, massacred nine black worshipers in the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina.

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Gunkel Deals Again in 6-1 Win

Baysox Back Up By 2.5 Games in Division

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Indie Soul Book Review: Mayor For Life The Incredible Story of Marion Barry, Jr.

This week we review for you, “Mayor For Life The Incredible Story of Marion Barry, Jr.” written by Marion Barry Jr. and Omar Tyree.

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Ravens give TE Coach Richard Angulo a great opportunity

You never know when a big time opportunity will present itself in the NFL. The phrase, “I am always ready so I never have to get ready” is the mentality that anyone who is associated with the NFL has to have.

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Recent Women’s Day reinforces value of Douglas Memorial Church

Much has changed in Baltimore as well as around the country since 1962. The more than half-century period has realized great ups and downs from the assassination of black leaders like Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X, to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, to the successful campaign and re-election of the nation’s first black president, Barack Obama.


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