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TMCF launches new center with gift from Charles Koch Foundation, Koch Industries

Center for Advancing Opportunity will support HBCU researchers and work with Gallup to understand, and inform pressing issues in fragile communities

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SECU initiatives continue to support community

SECU continues Points for Pediatrics and the United Way, and adds Love Blanket Project to its community initiatives

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Do as I say, not as I do. Really?

We’ve all heard that old familiar phrase from our parents, “Do as I say, and not as I do.”

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Rho Xi Omega Chapter, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. MLK Day of Service

Lovely Lane United Methodist Church was a bustling scene of service this week in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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New academic programs give students head start in college

For Woodlawn High School students Morgan Tate and Tatyana Brown, their academic future looks promising thanks to a global, nonprofit organization dedicated to closing the achievement gap, high school students have a greater opportunity to attend college and experience new opportunities.

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Baltimore County Native Leads UMMS’ Population Health Efforts

Stacy Garrett-Ray set her sights on becoming a doctor in the first grade. Growing up, her parents always told her that she could do and be anything.

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Baltimore-based music video earns Grammy nomination

A music video shot in Baltimore has earned a Grammy nomination for an up and coming R ad B artist who has been compared to greats like Sam Cooke.

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Housing Choice Voucher program ends, city housing ‘crisis’ continues

Demand for the Housing Choice Voucher program assistance has outpaced supply of the federally funded vouchers, a dilemma that has led the Baltimore Regional Housing Partnership to close its waiting list for applications.

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Commitment to peace!

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a man of impeccable word. He preached what he believed and lived like he believed every word he said.

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Americans, not Moscow, are sending Trump to the White House

Let’s distinguish fact from fiction and separate out whining from winning. Vladimir Putin did not elect Donald Trump to serve as the next president of the United States. The American public did.

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Port Discovery hosts ‘I Have A Dream Weekend’

Families flocked to Port Discovery last weekend in search of a meaningful way to honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Many were pleasantly surprised to walk into an array of planned activities sponsored by the children’s museum to help young patrons better understand the history and culture of the times.

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A Good P.L.A.S.E. to start off the New Year

Baltimore County official hosts fundraiser to fight homelessness

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Annapolis unifies in celebration of MLK Day, educator honored

The City of Annapolis and the Annapolis community continued their collaboration to commemorate the life and work of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the 3rd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Parade and live concert on Jan.16.

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MLK’s legacy for black America in 2017

As the United States of America and the global community salutes, recognizes and commemorates the 88th birthday of The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., it is a providential time to reassess the meaning and challenges of his legacy for black America in this year of profound change, anxiety and hope.

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Governor's Office of Community Initiatives delivers books, school supplies

Governor's Office of Community Initiatives delivers books, school supplies to schools, after-school programs, recreational centers, churches across Maryland

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Michael Jackson episode pulled after backlash over white actor

After an uproar over the portrayal of Michael Jackson in a British TV production, Sky Arts announced it would not broadcast the episode featuring Joseph Fiennes as the late superstar.

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This might be how stress and heart attacks are linked

Scientists have long known that stress can influence your heart health, but exactly how this relationship takes place has been something of a mystery -- until now.

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'Black-ish' presents message of unity in first post-election episode

The most recent episode of ABC's "black-ish" was not only the post-election episode viewers have been eagerly awaiting, it was also the one viewers may have needed.

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Democrats search for the next Obama

She’s a lawyer by trade and an accomplished politician who in November became just the second African-American woman to become a U.S. Senator.

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Isiah Thomas: The NBA great using hoops to help end gang culture

These are tumultuous times in the US. For two-time NBA champion Isiah Thomas, who is a native son of Chicago -- a city plagued by violence and gun crime -- part of the solution is sport.

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