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Jackson named Dean of Student Services at AACC

Anne Arundel Community College has named Jacqueline S. Jackson, Ph.D., of Silver Spring as its new Dean of Student Services.

Annapolis 4th of July Celebration

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides invites the public to the Annapolis July 4th parade and firework display on Friday, July 4th. The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Amos Garret Boulevard and proceed down West Street, around Church Circle, and ...

Verna Beatrice White

For nearly 75 years, my mother, Verna White had a profound effect on my life. She was my first teacher and the one person I've known longer than anyone else in the world. She was strong, independent and feisty.

TV25 gets a makeover

On June 25th, something new and fresh hit the television airwaves.

Indie Soul Student of the Week: Phillip Freeland

This week’s student if the week is Phillip Freeland, a two-sport scholar-athlete. First and foremost, he is dedicated to his academic success. He is excelling in high school and his last report card boasted 3 A's and 1 B at ...

Writer's Rap puts spotlight on local talent

Baltimore native and 25-year record label executive veteran, Frank E. Johnson, formerly of Def Jam and Atlantic Records has returned home with a goal in mind— to reach Baltimore artists and provide a new generation with access to platforms to ...

CSM Medical Lab Tech Program earns national accreditation

A good day for Sunny Schemery is one that includes looking at bacteria under a microscope. “My friends ask, ‘Why do you want to look at blood and body fluids?’ and I say, ‘because it’s fun.”

AACO provides free HIV Testing at local barbershops on June 27

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will offer free testing for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, on National HIV Testing Day, Friday, June 27, 2014.

Organization works to nurture love for outdoors in youth

There may be very little open space in Baltimore, but that hasn’t stopped inner-city youth from experiencing a summer filled with nature by working in back and front country settings as well as in urban areas.

Indie Soul: Comedian Michael Coylar and author Rodney Sampson

If you missed Baltimore’s African-American Festival, then you missed a wonderful event. Of course the entertainment is what everyone keeps talking about but there were some educational events taking place as well.

4th of July celebrations!

Celebrate the Fourth of July with live music and celebratory fireworks at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. The Ports America Chesapeake Fourth of July Celebration takes place Friday, July 4, 2014 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Towson 4th of July Parade

The parade will begin at the intersection of Towsontown and Bosley Avenue and will continue down Bosley, Allegheny and Washington Avenue.

Baltimore resident receives SECU scholarship

Maryland’s largest financial cooperative, SECU awarded 13 scholarships as part of its annual State Employee Scholarship Program at a ceremony at Towson University’s SECU Arena recently.

Renee Gillis honored by The Arc Baltimore

Baltimore City resident Renee Gillis recently won The Arc Baltimore’s School Inclusion Award, which recognizes a professional who has demonstrated excellence

Iota Phi Lambda Sorority beautifies community

On Saturday, June 21, 2014, the group rendezvoused in the parking lot of the AMF Woodlawn Lanes located at 6410 Security Boulevard in Baltimore before heading out to clean up litter along their adopted stretch of highway. Iota Phi Lambda ...