Former Baltimore Teacher Inspires Students with Rita’s Ice Franchise

Former high school algebra teacher Albert Holley and his wife, Dr. Melissa Holley, are proud Rita’s Italian Ice Shops franchise owners.

Sibling Artists Create Baltimore’s First Interactive Selfie Exhibition, #aslongasitsdope

Flatform (Studios) presents “#aslongasitsdope,” Baltimore’s first interactive selfie exhibit created by sisters Kaya Gordon and Ayana Gordon.

UMMS Appoints System’s First Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer

Baltimore— The University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) has recruited a physician with deep roots in addressing healthcare inequities over a career spanning nearly three decades, and lived experiences in inner city America, to serve as the System’s first- ever ...

M&T Bank Stadium Mass Vaccination Site to offer walk-up vaccination slots beginning Friday, April 9th

The M&T Bank Stadium Mass Vaccination Site will offer same- day, walk-up vaccinations beginning Friday, April 9, 2021.

Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar opens Sunday, April 4, 2021

The 44th season welcomes back hot food vendors and Bazaar artisans in a modified market footprint to maintain health and safety

Need help with food, utilities and tax prep? 2-1-1 is only a call away

There are so many challenges facing Baltimore residents right now— questions about COVID-19 testing sites and vaccine distribution, how they can access housing and utility assistance, where can they turn to get their tax questions answered and some may be ...

Governor Hogan issues emergency order preventing garnishment of new federal stimulus payments

Annapolis— Governor Larry Hogan issued an emergency order prohibiting garnishment of Economic Impact Payments provided under H.R. 1319, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

Annapolitan leaves lasting legacy -City recognizes Carlester Smith with special day

Almost everyone who grew up in Annapolis is familiar with the popular name, Carlester “Buckwheat” Smith

Celebrate Women’s History Month with Destinii Williams’ debut book ‘Birthing A New’

Destinii Williams is a classic Baltimore woman. A proud Baltimore City College graduate, she is birthed of her experiences at two powerful HBCUs— Bowie State and Coppin State Universities— where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies with ...

Patapsco River Links To Hold Women In The Arts Talent Showcase - Virtual Event To Be Held March 13, 2021

The 18th Annual Women in the Arts Talent Showcase presented by the Patapsco River (MD) Chapter of the Links, Inc. will take place Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 6 p.m.

Necessary Tomorrow’s opens exhibitions at Eubie Blake Cultural Center

Necessary Tomorrow’s is an iniiative described by its founder, Sharayna Ashanti Christmas, as a curatorial experience with a mission of highlighting artists from Baltimore and beyond opened two new exhibitions at The Eubie Blake Cultural Center on Saturday, March 6, ...

Access to Justice – A Legal Tip Column for Marylanders

The nonprofit Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (MVLS) connects Marylanders facing financial hardships with volunteer lawyers, tax professionals, and community partners to deliver free civil legal assistance because there should be justice for all, not just for those who can afford ...

Anne Arundel County Public Library goes fine free for all customers

Annapolis— Officials from the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL) announced that all system materials are now fine free. Additionally, the library also waived $361,425 in old fines for customers. More than 28,000 people received the surprise savings.

Baltimore real estate professional inspires freedom from mental imprisonment in book

Alan Upshur started writing the pages of his book Prison to Paradise during his first incarceration, but it was during the second that he really started committing to living the life he was writing about.

Catch John Tyler’s Charitable Baltimore Love Groove Festival

John Tyler is a 21-year-old artist, guitarist and multi-genre producer from Baltimore. He is also the founder of Love Groove Music Festival.