Happy National Tired And Grouchy Week

On Sunday, March 8, 2020, millions of Americans woke up an hour early, having set their clocks ahead by an hour the night before, and dug in for a week or so of bleary -eyed, irritable attempts to tweak their ...

Learn And Teach Your Children About Anger: If You Can Name It, You Can Tame It

“Learning to deal with the above signs and symptoms can help toddlers avoid a difficult life. Controlling or managing anger can help them avoid the pit falls later. If a toddler goes without learning how to control their anger it ...

Federal Funds Available To Serve Free Summer Meals To Children And Teens

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) is seeking public and private nonprofit organizations to serve free, nutritious meals to children and teens this summer through the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) program.

What Are The Added Expenses Of Owning A Home?

Owning a home also means planning for ongoing maintenance and repairs. Homeowners may need to budget 1% to 2% of the purchase price of their home on maintenance each year, though that may vary based on the condition of the ...

Youth Perspectives On Violence Touches Hearts And Seeks Solutions

How often are young people asked to voice their opinions about the violence in their lives? Yet, day-to-day, generation-after-generation, youth in Pittsburgh and across the nation are impacted by the violence and trauma resulting from poverty and discrimination. Society may ...

Opioid Operational Command Center Announces Call For FY2021 Grant Proposals

Maryland’s Opioid Operational Command Center (OOCC) today announced a call for proposals for grants under its Fiscal Year 2021 Competitive Grant Program.

Boxing Champ Demond Nicholson Named NKF Celebrity Ambassador

Twenty-six-year-old athlete from Laurel almost died last year from kidney failure

Leaders Of A Beautiful Struggle Presents: Black Power Happy Hour

March 12, 2020 @ 6pm, Next Phaze Cafe & Lounge, 112 East Lexington St., Baltimore, MD

Mayor Young Raises Watch Level For Baltimore City In Preparation For COVID-19

Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young announced that as of 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2020, the City of Baltimore’s Emergency Operations Center Activation Level would be raised to Level III: Watch Level in support of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) activities.

2020 Vision Community Day - Baltimore Musuem of Art BMA

We hope you join us for this afternoon of free artmaking, interactive demonstrations, and performances dedicated to the achievements of female-identifying artists to mark the opening of Candice Breitz: Too Long, Didn’t Read and 2020 Vision exhibitions in the Contemporary ...

Black Businesse$, Black Consumer$: A Necessary Alliance

There are approximately 2.6 million Black-owned businesses in the United States. The number of Black or African American-owned firms grew 34.5 percent between 2007 and 2012— from 1.9 million to 2.6 million in 2012, according to the most recent statistics ...

How You And Your Workplace Can Protect Yourselves From The Novel Coronavirus

Here's what you need to know about the illness and how to stay safe:

Obamacare Arguments Put Supreme Court And Health Care In Presidential Election Spotlight

The Supreme Court agreed Monday to once again become the decider on the future of Obamacare -- the controversial law that has become a fabric of society for the millions of Americans who have come to rely upon it.

Driven With Power, Aligned With Purpose

My favorite line from Poet, Rumi, would be, “Set your life on fire and seek those who fan your flames.”

Only Time Will Tell Whether Opportunity Zones Live Up To Their Promise

“One frequently voiced concern, even among the staunchest supporters of Opportunity Zones, is the potential they have for causing gentrification in communities that see a sudden infusion of investment capital.”