Local HBCU Star Gets A Chance To Fulfill Career Ambition

A former Morgan State basketball standout is the most recent athlete from an HBCU to get an opportunity to achieve a lifelong dream in the world’s premier professional basketball league.

WMAR ABC 2 News Partners With House Of Ruth To ‘Fill The House’

WMAR ABC2 has partnered with House of Ruth Maryland for the “Fill The House” campaign. WMAR will be onsite at White Marsh Mall on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 collecting donations for House of Ruth Maryland and conducting live shots throughout ...

Six Local Women To Be Honored At Fannie Lou Hamer Awards Reception

Chosen from across Anne Arundel County, six trailblazing women will be honored during the 23rd annual Fannie Lou Hamer Awards Reception, held Sunday, Oct. 7, at 4 p.m. at the Frances Scott Key Auditorium at St. John’s College in Annapolis, ...

Council President Young’s Senior Symposium Expands In Popularity And Impact

The highly anticipated Senior Symposium hosted by Baltimore City Council President Bernard C. “Jack” Young appears to be gaining more leverage every time it convenes.

Early Bird Pricing And Registration For 2019 BAY To Ocean Writers Conference

Registration at early bird rates opens October 1, 2018, for the 2019 Bay to Ocean Writers Conference, a popular annual event that sells out quickly every year.

Baltimore Hero Honored During National Recovery Month

Terrie Alexander was honored this month by the nonprofit, Institutes for Behavior Resources, Inc. not only as an individual in long-term recovery but as manager of the REACH Intensive Outpatient Program for Addiction Recovery, which the organization has named in ...

BGE Offers Safety And Preparation Tips Ahead Of Hurricane Florence

BGE says the safety of its customers and communities is always their top priority.

Day Of Service Planned For City And State

The Together We Serve initiative brings the Maryland community together to commemorate the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks with a day of service and action.

Former NIST Director Appointed Vice President For Research And Economic Development At MSU

Morgan State University (MSU) President David Wilson has appointed Willie E. May, Ph.D., as the new vice president for Research and Economic Development for the university.

School Gets On-Site Barbershop And Beauty Salon

Virgil Dixon is among the barbers who will provide haircuts at the new, full-service barbershop/beauty salon housed on the first floor of National Academy Foundation School of Baltimore. The barber/beauty salon will offer free grooming services. The school was the ...

Eight Not-To-Miss Fall Festivals In Annapolis And Anne Arundel County

In Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, fall means more than back to school. It means fun, fun at a whole host of old and new festivals celebrating the area’s unique culture and cuisine. Where to begin? Visit Annapolis & Anne ...

Macy’s And Ellicott City Partnership Join Forces To Clean Up Historic District, Support Flood Relief Efforts

On Wednesday, August 15, 2018, Macy’s colleagues spruced up Old Ellicott City with clean up, beautification, and presented a $39,347.01 check to Ellicott City Partnership with funds raised by Maryland stores and customers through a local round-up campaign.

Mural Project Helps Beautiful Corner Of West Baltimore

Bon Secours, which plans to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2019, was treated to a colorful mural that stands out along the corner of Payson and Baltimore streets in West Baltimore by Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) graduates Whitney ...

Maryland Mother-Daughter Duo Become Semi-Finalist In Sally Beauty Supply Competition

At just 13 years old, Lexi Proctor (Lexi P.) is holding a golden opportunity in the palm of her hands, with the help of her mother. Before Lexi heads to a Prince George’s County Public School (PGCPS) as an eighth ...

Seven Things To Do In Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Before End Of Summer

It won’t be long before the kids’ head back to school and another beloved summer comes to an end. As sad as the change in season might be for all lovers of long, relaxing summer days, Visit Annapolis & Anne ...