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AARP celebrates the joy of reading with community literacy festival

AARP Experience Corps, Baltimore City will celebrate “National Make a Difference Day” by hosting their 6th Annual Fall Literacy Festival at Furman L. Templeton Academy on Saturday, October 25, 2014.

Goucher College hosts leadership forum for area high school students

The Greater Baltimore Urban League (GBUL) began the second year of its Saturday Leadership Program (SLP) on September 20, 2014. Most recently on October 4, the students, facilitators and volunteers were welcomed to Goucher College by admissions director Corky Surbeck ...

AAA tips to get your car ready for winter

October is Car Care Month and AAA Mid-Atlantic is reminding drivers about the importance of properly maintaining their vehicles.

Envisioning Emancipation: Black Americans and the End of Slavery

In honor of the 150th anniversary of Maryland Emancipation, the Reginald F. Lewis Museum presents renowned photo historian Dr. Deborah Willis on Saturday November 1, 2014 at 1 p.m. Her critically acclaimed book, “Envisioning Emancipation: Black Americans and the End ...

Chairs full during BCCC Dental Hygiene Clinic Senior Week

It was a busy week for students in the Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) Dental Hygiene Program as the annual event where free preventative dental care is provided to area seniors.

AACC advisor chosen as national role model for mentoring students

Leon C. Thomas III, a student success and retention advisor at Anne Arundel Community College, received the 2014 Minority Access Role Model award.

Saint Agnes using new weapons to fight breast cancer

When Tammy Owens Johnson received a breast cancer diagnosis at the age of 41, the news would forever change her life. What followed, was chemotherapy, radiation and surgical removal of both breasts and reconstructive surgery.

First walk for homeless planned at Lake Montebello

There are approximately 12,000 homeless individuals in Maryland. An estimated 5,400 of them are children under the age of six.

Museum Heritage Tour planned For jubilee celebration

What is this thing called slavery? What is this thing called freedom?

Indie Soul Entrepreneur of the Week: Nicolas T. Abrams

The Indie Soul Entrepreneur of the Week is a man who understands being a successful business person means being willing to expand beyond your comfort zone.

Ravens encourage child’s play at annual TEAM Challenge

The Baltimore Ravens held their third annual Ravens TEAM Challenge at M&T bank Stadium on Monday, October 20, 2014.

African-American Community Forum on Memory Loss Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Maryland Chapter will host the Tenth Annual Pythias A. and Virginia I. Jones African-American Community Forum on Memory Loss, Saturday, November 1, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Coppin State University located at 2500 ...

Maryland Food Bank partners with Bank of America and Feeding America to fight hunger

To address the hunger crisis, Bank of America and Feeding America are teaming up this fall to raise awareness— and support— for hunger relief through “Give A Meal.”

YWCA takes lead in helping domestic violence victims

While the YWCA is going purple in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the nonprofit organization has easily become the largest provider of domestic violence services in the country.

Late teacher, club owners to be honored by Rambling Rose

Lucille Brooks has always been an inspiration to many.

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