Maryland taxpayers warned about tax phone scams

Comptroller Peter Franchot is alerting taxpayers about phone solicitation scams aimed at getting taxpayers’ money and personal information.

Toyota honors Martin Luther King, Jr. legacy with donations to HBCUs

In honor of the life and vision of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Toyota Financial Services (TFS) announced today that it has made a donation totaling $50,000 to five Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs).

Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend 2015

The events in Ferguson, Missouri raised questions along racial lines in current times, creating dialogue across the country.

Hopkins hosts 33rd Annual MLK Commemoration

When it comes to celebrating and remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Johns Hopkins community certainly counts among those who routinely capture the legacy of the late civil rights icon.

Pasadena barber, Annapolis minister make community impact by giving back

Monzy Lee Faulkner, Jr., owner of All In His Hands Barbershop in Pasadena and Rev. Dr. Carletta Allen, pastor of Asbury United Methodist Church in Annapolis are among this year's local honorees recognized for helping to keep the legacy of ...

John Harbaugh: Faith, focus and football

The Baltimore Ravens concluded the 2014 season with a loss to the New England Patriots in the Divisional Round of the AFC playoffs.

Indie Soul Entrepreneur: Brandon Jones

While Brandon Jones was Morgan State University studying media and journalism his dream was to start a media company. Media for Jones meant owning a radio station and a print magazine.

Rita Walters appointed vice president for advancement

Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) announced the appointment of Rita Walters as vice president for advancement.

Inked Up: Tattoos continue to grow in popularity

For Barret Beyer, the tattoos that cover nearly half of his body tell the story of his life.

Baltimore chapter of Continental Societies, Inc. celebrates 59 years of community service

Since 1955, the Baltimore Continentals have devoted their time and resources to help empower children.

Baltimore County Restaurant Week begins January 9

The Baltimore County Office of Tourism and Promotion, the Baltimore County Chamber of Commerce, and Sysco are pleased to announce the ninth Baltimore County Restaurant Week beginning on Friday, January 9. Fifty-three Baltimore County restaurants have joined the January promotion.

Comcast Foundation awards $135,000 in 2014 to nonprofits in Maryland

The Comcast Foundation announced that it has awarded $135,000 in grants to 10 nonprofit organizations in Maryland in 2014. The grants support programs aimed at the Comcast Foundation’s areas of focus— expanding digital literacy, promoting community service and building tomorrow’s ...

Ring in the New Year with COLA!

Happy New Year from Social Security! Put down the champagne and ring in the New Year with a COLA! And we don’t mean the soda.

Tech program prepares Baltimore youth for future careers

It was just a couple of short years ago when Andrew Coy taught history in the Baltimore School District.

Fitness expert gives seven key tips to keep New Year’s fitness resolutions

Making manageable New Year’s fitness resolutions from the beginning can help avoid stress and frustration.