Heart attack survivor spreads important message

A website saved her life. Julia Allen, the national spokesperson for the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women’s campaign, says www.goredforwomen.org can save many more lives if everyone becomes aware of and makes good use of the website.

City College raising funds for library

For one-time Baltimore Mayor Kurt Schmoke, the facts are quite simple.

Ten local civil rights, diversity activists honored at MLK Awards Dinner

The 27th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Awards Dinner was held Friday, January 16, 2015 in Glen Burnie. Vice Admiral Walter Carter, Jr., superintendent of the United States Naval Academy, was the keynote speaker.

MLK celebration at the Walter’s Art Museum

On Saturday, January 17, 2015 the Walters Art Museum celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a family festival.

Changes in your life may mean changes in your insurance needs

Major purchases and lifestyle changes, such as marriage, divorce or retirement, can have a profound effect on your insurance needs, so reviewing your coverage annually is always a good idea, according to Patrick Bain, president of Long & Foster Insurance.

Baltimore security officers pray for chance to achieve MLK’s dream

At a candlelight vigil on Friday, January 16, 2015, Baltimore security officers, local clergy and elected officials called on city security contractors to provide officers the opportunity to achieve Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream.

Baltimore actress appears in ‘Whitney’ biopic

Noree Victoria grew up on the hardscrabble streets of Baltimore, but to say she has never looked back is completely wrong.

Award-winning Annapolis native releases musical masterpiece

Delray Richardson released his fifth album “Mahogany Masterpiece: The Return of Hip Hop” under his own label, Del-Funk-Boy Music Publishing on January 9, 2015.

BGE employees participate in MLK Day of Service

In celebration, recognition and honor of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) employees teamed up for a day of service with three community service organizations across Baltimore.

Hogan sworn in as Maryland’s 62nd governor

Two months after his stunning, yet decisive victory over Democrat Anthony Brown, Republican Larry Hogan Jr., took the oath of office on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 as Maryland’s 62nd governor.

State Senator Pugh guest of First Lady during State of the Union Address

Senator Catherine E. Pugh, Majority Leader of the Maryland Senate joined First Lady Michelle Obama in her box, as a special guest during President Barack Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address at the Capitol in Washington, D.C.

MSDE, Microsoft collaborate to provide cutting-edge technologies to Maryland public school students

Maryland State Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Lillian M. Lowery announced a statewide collaboration between the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) and Microsoft to provide cutting-edge technologies to Maryland public school students, their families and educators at a press conference ...

Local author pens book about fate

Kyle Taylor is a 2001 graduate of Loyola Blakefield High School in Towson, Maryland. He graduated from Morgan State University in Baltimore in 2005 with a B.A. in English/Journalism.

Cardin meets with attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch

United States Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) met Thursday, January 9, 2015 with current United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York Loretta E. Lynch, nominee for Attorney General.

Tips on how to go on ice and snow

With recent icy conditions, freezing rain and snowfall, commuters in the region are urged by AAA Mid-Atlantic to consider their options and to use extreme caution, if they must drive during these types of conditions.