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We have to end the war on women in cyberspace

I don’t know whether you have been following this, but there is a very disturbing trend that has been underway. Women in cyberspace are under attack. These attacks are very much focused on programmers and video game designers. These attacks are nothing short of vicious.

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Hospice of the Chesapeake celebrates Third Annual Veterans Tribute Wall

One man served in World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars. One woman entered the Army Nursing Corps when all four of her brothers entered military service. Another man switched from the Navy to the Air Force to please his new wife.

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Black owned newspapers matter!

Two thousand and seventeen will mark the 190 anniversary of the Black Press in America. Since the first publication of Freedom’s Journal on March 16, 1827 in New York City, black owned newspapers have been at the forefront of being the consciousness-raising voice of black America. Today in 2016, black owned newspapers still matter.

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Liberty Live 2016 free outdoor concerts drew hundreds each Friday

This summer, Liberty Live 2016 drew hundreds to Kings Point Square located at 9900 Liberty Road in Randallstown, Maryland. The free, family-friendly outdoor concert series was presented by the Liberty Road Business Association (LRBA), and featured live entertainment, vendors, free parking and more.

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RAMBLING ROSE: Young people doing their thing!

Hello friends and fans, a lot is going on this week, especially involving the young folks in our community.

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Urban League conference draws big names

Democratic Vice Presidential candidate Tim Kaine may have helped set the tone at the annual conference of the National Urban League, which was held last week in Baltimore.

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Education Secretary calls on leaders to ‘raise voices’

The four-day National Urban League Conference at the Baltimore Convention Center had the theme, “Save Our Cities,” and organizers said a chief way to accomplish that goal is through education.

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Baltimore Times columnist wins Playwright of the Year Award

“My Big Phat Ghetto FABULE$$ Wedding,” Ursula Battle’s exciting play about what happens when a reversal of fortune causes a couple’s expensive dream wedding to turn into a beer buck budget nightmare, is among the journalist and writer’s many works that have helped her to earn the 2016 Newsome Award for Playwright of the Year.

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Life in Baltimore: Baltimore Area Spelman students travel to Morocco

Many colleges and universities offer students the opportunity to travel abroad for study and enrichment. Spelman College is among the colleges that encourage a global perspective. Spelman, a four-year liberal arts women's college is part of the Atlanta University Center academic consortium in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Film Review: Miss Sharon Jones!

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings is a Grammy-nominated R&B band from Brooklyn.

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Ask Alma: My friend stopped hanging out with me. What happened?

A couple of months ago a real friendly woman moved into the condo across the hall. She and I hit it off right away.

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Christina Epps set for Olympic debut Saturday in Rio

Former Coppin track and field standout

Former Coppin State University track and field standout Christina Epps will compete in Rio de Janerio, Brazil in the 2016 Olympic Games on Saturday, August 13th at 8:30 am.

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Macy's is closing another 100 stores

Another 100 struggling Macy's stores are disappearing.

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Help kids overcome a fear of needles

Immunizations are an integral part of a healthy lifestyle. Physicians and various health organizations advise that children and adults adhere to a specific schedule of vaccinations that can help them develop antibodies to fend off a variety of illnesses. Unfortunately for kids who fear needles, most immunizations are administered intravenously.

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Usain Bolt: I'll win all three gold medals at Rio 2016

Usain Bolt, the most decorated sprinter of all time, is oozing with confidence as he edges closer to realizing his "Triple-Triple" gold medal dream at the Olympic Games in Rio.

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Pros and cons to detox cleanse diets

Detox diet adherents tout the benefits of cleansing their bodies. The detox craze can be confusing, and misinformation regarding the best way to proceed with a cleanse only illustrates the emphasis men and women considering detox diets must place on learning as much about them as possible.

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Leslie Jones, other celebs hooked on Olympics action

"Ghostbusters" star Leslie Jones has been tweeting so much commentary about the Olympics that NBC has invited her to Rio.

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William Barber’s prophetic voice demands voting rights and justice for all

The headlines blared almost non-stop.

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Film Review: Jason Bourne

There’s something missing in actor Matt Damon and director/writer Paul Greengrass’s return to the Bourne action/spy/thriller franchise

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Managing prediabetes or diabetes

Diabetes and its precursor is a major problem, both in the United States and across the globe.

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