Heroes at Home, Rebuilding Together team up to renovate veteran’s home

This spring marks the ninth year that Rebuilding Together and Sears have joined forces for the “Heroes at Home” program.

Freddie Gray case: All charges dropped against remaining officers

Prosecutors are dropping charges against the remaining officers facing trial in connection with the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who died after sustaining a neck injury while in police custody.

Intersection of Change celebrates 20th anniversary with open house

Politicians, local officials and even Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake are among the more than 100 people expected to gather for an open house on Thursday, July 28, 2016, at the Harris-Marcus Center on Pennsylvania Avenue to celebrate the 20th anniversary and ...

Comcast, HUD announce major expansion of Internet Essentials

Comcast has taken an historic step towards closing the nation’s digital divide. The global and media giant recently announced that public housing and HUD-assisted residents living in Comcast’s service area are eligible to apply for Internet Essentials. Comcast estimated that ...

Cornell University professor named next Dean of Engineering at Morgan State

Morgan State University President David Wilson announced the appointment of Michael G. Spencer as dean of the Clarence M. Mitchell Jr. School of Engineering, only the second dean in the school’s history. Dr. Spencer is a professor in the Department ...

Baltimore students picked to attend film seminar in Texas

Dayla Williams believes strongly in the Black Lives Movement and embracing her heritage.

Ravens keep specialists together through 2020 by signing Justin Tucker

It is not often that so much attention is paid to the kicker, long snapper and punter. However, in the case of the Baltimore Ravens, their group of specialists is of the utmost importance.

Hands across Baltimore

“One hour of silence; one hour of no violence,” chanted participants who gathered at a school playground in the heart of the Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood on Thursday evening.

Annapolis youth named first Shelley C. White Jr. Memorial Scholarship recipient

Laughter filled a small room at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (BGCAA) as a group of people reminisced about the vibrant personality of an Annapolis City Police Department detective. Shelley Curtis White, Jr. died ...

Tips to protect health in extreme heat

Following the heat advisory issued for Washington, D.C., and eastern portions of Maryland and Virginia by the National Weather Service, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) reminds local residents about steps they should take to protect their ...

Metro subway will partially shut down for safety repairs

The Maryland Department of Transportation’s Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) is preparing for critical maintenance work that will partially shut down the Metro Subway system for 24 days this summer. Officials are urging riders to plan ahead and use free shuttle ...

Anne Arundel County Literacy Council seeks volunteers

At the Anne Arundel County Literacy Council, volunteers can change a life through literacy.

RAMBLING ROSE: Summer brings positive things to the community!

Hello my dear friends, I sure hope you are enjoying the summer with your loved ones.

Carla Hayden confirmed as 14th Librarian of Congress

The United States Senate by a vote of 74-18 confirmed Dr. Carla D. Hayden, longtime chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library system in Baltimore and a former president of the American Library Association, as the 14th Librarian of ...

Artscape celebrates 35th Anniversary by partying ‘like it’s 1999’

The 35th annual Artscape, the country’s largest free arts festival, kicks off on Friday, July 15, 2016, and organizers have promised a weekend that will feature new components like a Kidscape Academy, six large-scale space-themed art installations, and a partnership ...