CSX train derailment impacts MARC Brunswick line service on Monday, May 2

As cleanup of a hazardous material continues following this morning’s CSX train derailment in Washington, D.C., the Maryland Department of Transportation’s Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) is alerting commuters of reduced service and expected delays tomorrow (May 2) on the MARC ...

Rea carries Eagles baseball to 4-1 win at UMES

Coppin State baseball split a pair of games in a double header at Hawks field on Saturday, April 30th.

Students in city pre-k programs outperform state on Kindergarten Readiness Assessment

Among students enrolled in a City Schools pre-k program, 48.1 percent were ready for kindergarten compared to 45 percent statewide, based on results on the Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (KRA) released by the Maryland State Department of Education on April 26, ...

Freddie Gray riots ignite a revival

Much has happened since the rioting in Baltimore last April, following the death of Freddie Gray. The incident drew local, national and international media coverage, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake decided not to seek re-election, former Baltimore City Police Chief Anthony Batts ...

Fans encouraged to vote orange and send O’s players to 2016 MLB All-Star game

The Orioles fans can begin voting to send Orioles players to the 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Game in San Diego, California. This year, the Orioles are encouraging fans to vote early, vote often, and “Vote Orange.”

Pugh, Van Hollen prevail in key local races

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump dominated their parties Maryland primaries this week and continue on a collision course for a fall showdown for the top office in the land.

New college grad thriving in Baltimore art business

For Alexander Curtis, his foray into the business world was a little bit more than having just a dollar and a dream. It was a mission.

Maryland Film Festival features foreign and local movies

Khoomei or Tuvan throat singing counts as an ancient vocal tradition originating in the remote Republic of Tuva, located in the center of Asia in Siberia and now part of the Russian Federation.

Maryland Faith Community Health Network aims to keep congregants healthy

The Maryland Faith Community Health Network, a new, free pilot program at LifeBridge Health, is seeking to change this all too common scenario, by helping faith leaders to deploy their ministry resources. The goal is to provide timely, appropriate support ...

Delegate Adrienne A. Jones among women leaders honored by Girl Scouts of Central Maryland

The 36th annual Girl Scouts of Central Maryland Distinguished Women’s Award Celebration was held on April 21, 2016 at the Baltimore Country Club located in Roland Park.

Catherine Pugh wins Baltimore mayoral democratic primary

State Senator Catherine Pugh defeated former mayor Sheila Dixon in Baltimore's democratic primary for mayor.

Protec local waterways by following lawn fertilizer law

Now that spring is here, the Maryland Department of Agriculture reminds homeowners that they can get their lawns and the Chesapeake Bay off to a healthy start by following Maryland’s Lawn Fertilizer Law and these best management practices:

What to watch on Super Tuesday

Donald Trump can't lock up the Republican nomination Tuesday -- but he can counter his two opponents' divide-and-conquer strategy and reassert his dominance in the race by running the table in five states.

Baltimore City Clean Guide debuts at the Mayor’s Annual Spring Cleanup

The Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) recenltly announced the availability of a new simple-to-use guide that will make it easier for everyone to keep Baltimore’s neighborhoods clean.

'Flip Your Fridge' this spring for a $50 recycling reward

BGE is partnering with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for the “Flip Your Fridge” campaign to encourage residential electric customers to recycle their old, working refrigerators and freezers.