Baltimore’s New Year’s Eve Spectacular rings in 2015 at the Inner Harbor

A new year is almost here! Celebrate the beginning of 2015 with family, friends, live music, fireworks and lights. Baltimore’s New Year’s Eve Spectacular takes place Wednesday, December 31, 2014 from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Indie Soul Book Review: AND Then There Were None by Clay Thomas Williams

Self-published author Clay Thomas Williams’ book, “AND Then There Were None,” is a real page turner.

Indie Soul: Opera legend Jessye Norman

On Friday, December 5, 2014, The Enoch Pratt Free Library and the Walters Art Museum partnered to bring opera icon Jessye Norman to Baltimore to discuss her memoir “Stand Up Straight and Sing!"

Indie Soul Music Review: Black Messiah by D'Angelo and The Vanguard

It has been 15 years since we last heard from R&B singer D’Angelo. We heard about the baby drama with Angie Stone; about his being evicted by force from his home; and we have heard about his so-called addictions.

How to help your children remember neediest during this busy holiday season

Knowing when to talk to your children about serious problems they may face sooner rather than later can be difficult for parents.

Host an Ugly Sweater Party

The holiday season is all about making fun memories. Why not wear something no one will soon forget at your own ugly sweater party?

Celebrate Kwanzaa at Reginald F. Lewis Museum

Rejoice in Kwanzaa with a festive building-wide celebration at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at noon.

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from my house to yours!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you all! This is my last column until the New Year, so I am going to do some catching up and bring you up to date until my column returns on January 2, ...

Indie Soul Movie Review: “Top Five” written and directed by Chris Rock

I may be a little biased when it comes to comedy legends— and many people may disagree with me— but with his new film “Top Five,” Chris Rock may have supplanted Richard Pryor as one of the best comedians of ...

Motown Gospel Recording Artist Anita Wilson receives Grammy Nomination

Gospel singer Anita Wilson has done it again.

Beyonce opens up on feminism, fame and marriage

In honor of the one-year anniversary of her groundbreaking self-titled work, Beyonce has taken us by surprise yet again.

Indie Soul: Red Emma’s Mother Poetry Vibe

On November 22, Red Emma’s Bookstore and Coffehouse presented the Mother Poetry Vibe hosted by Ken Brown also known by his spoken word name 'Analysis'.

Cosby breaks his silence

Amid mounting allegations against him, Bill Cosby has broken his silence. Well, sort of.

Samuel L. Jackson challenges celebs: Sing 'I can't breathe'

Samuel L. Jackson is calling on celebs who participated in the Ice Bucket Challenge to take part in another movement.

Grammy Nominated Powerhouse Ledisi to release Acoustic EP in January 2015

Grammy nominated powerhouse and Verve Records artist Ledisi is excited to announce the release of her new project “The Intimate Truth,” which is set to hit stores on January 20, 2015.