Maryland teen honored at 2015 Black Girls Rock!™ Awards

Gabrielle Jordan is a 15-year-old jewelry maker, sought-after motivational speaker, author, entrepreneur and mentor from Bowie, Maryland. She was honored as a M.A.D. (Making A Difference) Girl during the 2015 Black Girls Rock!™ awards program, which aired on BET on ...

RAMBLING ROSE: Jack and Jill of America, Inc. celebrates 70th Anniversary Gala

Hello everyone, hope all is well and you are just beginning to enjoy this beautiful weather. I just want you to know that my “Boo-Boo” and I brought this weather back with us from the islands of our cruise, which ...

Indie Soul Interview: Welcome back Kenny Lattimore!

If you look up the word humble in the dictionary, it is defined as “having or showing a modest or low estimate of one's own importance.” Indie Soul believes that right next to the word would be a photograph of ...

Heavy Seas Beer Presents 1st Annual Island Jam Music Festival

For more information on purchasing tickets for Heavy Seas Island Jam, visit www.hsislandjam.com or call 800-830-3976.

Blues legend B.B. King hospitalized

Blues legend B.B. King was hospitalized for dehydration, though the ailment didn't keep him out for long.

Local history maker featured in documentary during Annapolis Film Festival

A piece of local history made it to the big screen during this year’s Annapolis Film Festival on March 27, 2015. A special preview screening of “JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness” was held at Asbury United Method Church.

Hezekiah Walker honored with NNPA Torch Award

Grammy Award-winning artist Bishop Hezekiah Walker can add the 2015 Torch Award for religion to his list of accomplishments as a gospel music artist and pastor of Love Fellowship Tabernacle, a mega church in Brooklyn, N.Y.

'Home' run: Did Rihanna save DreamWorks Animation?

The nightmare for DreamWorks Animation may be over. The beleaguered studio can thank Rihanna and Sheldon from "The Big Bang Theory" for the turnaround.

'The Daily Show' replaces Jon Stewart with ...

It looks like "The Daily Show" has a new host.

AVERY Sunshine to Perform at the Home is Where the Heart is Concert Fundraiser

The Women’s Challenge Presents the Home is Where the Heart is: Obtain, Sustain & Reclaim, concert fundraiser featuring singer-songwriter AVERY Sunshine.

Indie Soul Movie Review: 'Drake’s Homecoming: The Lost Footage'

On Thursday March 18, 2015 for one night only, the Baltimore area was treated to a screening of “Drake’s Homecoming: The Lost Footage,” a film documenting platinum recording artist Drake’s sold out concert in Toronto, Canada. The film features lost ...

‘Empire’ shows that black dollars matter

According to a Nielsen consumer report, African Americans are voracious consumers of media, watching 37 percent more television than any other slice of American demography.

RAMBLING ROSE: Do you remember these night spots?

I got some oldies for you! Girlfriend, do you remember these clubs and patrons in these photos?

Indie Soul: Cherie Cofield’s 5th Annual Let’s Get Serious Health, Wellness, and Fitness Expo

It’s time to get ready for the 5th Annual Let’s Get Serious Health, Wellness, and Fitness Expo on Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Legendary Songwriter Diane Warren creates new single for Oprah Winfrey to become OWN Network Anthem

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced that legendary songwriter Diane Warren has written a new original song titled “You Will” for Oprah Winfrey and it will serve as the anthem for the network.