Free Money Meister Aims to Eliminate Student Loan Debt, Close Wealth Gap

Even before the coronavirus pandemic, which forced tens of millions to seek unemployment compensation benefits, financial experts said the nation’s student loan balance was projected to swell to $2 trillion by 2022, with approximately 25 percent of borrowers already behind ...

New Vegan-Forward Concept Friends and Family Opens for Carry-Out

All-Day Breakfast Options Aims to Appease Every Guest’s schedule and particular cravings

Black Riders Matter

The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) is the nation’s oldest and largest trade association of Black-owned newspapers and media companies.

COVID-19 now third leading cause of death among Black people

“For example, African Americans are more likely to have cancer, be obese, have diabetes, and have kidney disease relative to White Americans. African Americans also have higher rates of lung disease than White Americans, which is particularly pertinent for respiratory ...

Vaile Leonard Chosen As 2020 New Thought Walden Awards Honoree

LTC Center Founder Honored for Social and Environmental Activism

Me Black Too

One of the iconic images of the of Spike Lee’s movie “Do The Right Thing” was a Korean storeowner located within the community posting a hand printed sign on his store window saying, “Me Black Too.”

PayPal dedicates $500 million for black business owners and startups

PayPal Holdings has announced a $530 million commitment to support black and minority-owned businesses and communities in the United States, especially those hardest hit by the pandemic.

Don’t be so hard on yourself

During the quarantine, I had a moment where I broke down because of the want and need for everything to return to normal. In the midst of my tears, the reason for my sadness transitioned from the impact of the ...

Mary Miller: Racing Against Time

Baltimore is facing a full-blown economic crisis, along with this public health crisis.

From Drive-In Theaters To Online Services, Churches Celebrate Easter In Safe And Creative Ways

In South Carolina, a drive-in movie theater played the role of a church's pulpit and pews on Easter Sunday.

Applications open for Philanthropy Tank Baltimore

Baltimore teens are full of creative ideas to address pressing issues facing their communities. From planning inner-city gardens that bring fresh vegetables to local residents to developing STEM curriculum for young refugees, dozens of Baltimore City middle- and high-school students ...

Attorney General Frosh Defends ACA Birth Control Coverage Mandate In Supreme Court

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh today joined a coalition of 21 attorneys general in filing an amicus brief in the United States Supreme Court supporting Pennsylvania in its case defending contraceptive coverage and counseling mandated under the Affordable Care ...

BGE Reminds Homeowners And Contractors About The Importance Of Calling 811

With more people at home during the COVID-19 health crisis it is essential to call 811 before digging

Sun Protection And Skin Cancer Awareness During The COVID-19 Pandemic

What The Skin Cancer Foundation Wants You to Know

The Coronavirus: Your Spirit Is Stronger By Far

A storm is passing over Planet Earth. It has picked up momentum. It is wreaking havoc on human beings of every stripe.