VA Health Care Enrollment, Eligibility, Veterans Benefits Seminar

The Veterans Affairs (VA) Maryland Health Care System is hosting a VA Health Care Enrollment, Eligibility and Veterans Benefits Seminar at the Baltimore VA Medical Center on Monday, June 1, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in the Auditorium, ...

Hogan announces homeownership initiative for veterans, military families

On Memorial Day, Governor Larry Hogan and Secretary Kenneth Holt announced a $20 million initiative that will give a significant boost to veterans and military families who are looking to buy a home in one of Maryland's 86 Sustainable Communities.

Baltimore author brings children to Brazil’s rain forests in new adventure book

Author Dawne A. Allette announces the nationwide release of her new children’s book, “Wellington Willowby Weeks.”

Deadline extended for local baking competition during Monumental Bicentennial

Calling all bakers! The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts on behalf of the Mount Vernon Place Conservancy is seeking local bakers to participate in “A Monumental Baking Competition” in the park squares of Mount Vernon Place on July ...

BCCC students showcase passion for fashion

The Business & Technology Department, in conjunction with the Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) Fashion Design Program presented "The Preview" Fashion Show on May 16, 2015.

“Painting in the Park” showcasing northeast Baltimore’s Herring Run Park

Artists and art lovers are invited to come out and celebrate Herring Run Park at the first-ever Painting in the Park: Herring Run Plein Air event, to be held Saturday and Sunday, May 30-31, 2015 at Herring Run Park in ...

Symposium highlights research of future STEM leaders

Tula Raghavan recommended the use of acriflavine for the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme, which is an aggressive form of brain cancer.

Founder of the Guardian Angels, Curtis Sliwa comes to Baltimore

When the riots broke out in Baltimore City, there was a call to action for community leaders, political leaders and religious leaders to come together to formulate solutions and to help pull the community together.

‘Green Ambassador’ helping sustain Baltimore community

Cathy Allen is recognized as the Green Ambassador. She has helped to spearhead efforts to plant trees at city schools, playgrounds, and parks and in Baltimore’s urban communities.

What consumers should know about CareFirst data breach

Attorney General Brian E. Frosh is advising customers of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield about a data breach that the company last week confirmed had occurred in or around June 2014.

Award winning actress teams up with foster youth for ‘Foster Youth Shadow Day’

As a part of the Fourth Annual Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day, 63 foster youth and foster youth alumni from across the nation convened on Capitol Hill on May 20, 2015, to shadow their Congressional Representatives.

Officers want their trials moved out of Baltimore

Six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray want their trials moved out of the city.

How to make a difference in a community that matters to you

You may not realize it, but you have the power to make a big difference in your community.

Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab population shows modest improvement

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources recently released the 2015 Blue Crab Winter Dredge Survey results, which showed the abundance of spawning-age females was 101 million, a substantial rise from 2014 when adult females were considered depleted.

Morgan State University offers exclusive transfer opportunities to students at Sojourner-Douglass College

Morgan is planning a one-time “Transfer Decision Day” to be held at the University’s South Campus Montebello Complex (Room D-118) on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.