New museum tells America’s 'unvarnished' truth

Just steps away from the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the National Mall another dream has been realized. The doors to a museum devoted exclusively to the preservation and commemoration of African American life, history and culture will finally ...

Reading Partners helping Baltimore students succeed

Reading Partners, the nonprofit national early literacy organization that relies on the support of community volunteers to provide one-on-one tutoring to students in under-resourced elementary schools, has released its 2015-2016 impact reports which revealed that young Baltimore children are benefiting ...

Marian House hosts 8th Annual 5K Run/Walk

Runners and walkers of all ages are invited to lace up their sneakers for the 8th Annual Marian House Race to Embrace Independence 5K Run/Walk and One-Mile Family Fun Run on Saturday, September 24, 2016.

Organizations partner with Price Rite to feed 800 Woodlawn families

Price Rite, Feed the Children and The Salvation Army gave a whole new definition to “Food Drive” on Tuesday, August 23, 2016.

Application for new Sickle Cell drug submitted to FDA

Emmaus Life Sciences, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative treatments and therapies for rare and orphan diseases says it has submitted a New Drug Application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ...

BCCC offering ITT Tech students affordable, accessible options

In response to the recent ITT Tech closure, the Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) announced it will offer critical information to more than 600 of Maryland's displaced ITT Tech students. The goal is to offer options as well as concrete ...

Ravens Terrell Suggs and Steve Smith Sr. continue to work their way back

The Baltimore Ravens season opener was a game in which the team got to see two of their most important players return from injury. Both Steve Smith Sr. and Terrell Suggs ruptured their Achilles causing them to miss a significant ...

Governor Hogan announces new tablet program for low-income Marylanders with disabilities

Governor Larry Hogan today announced that Maryland Relay, a public service provided by the state to assist people who are unable to use a standard telephone to make and receive calls, is now accepting applications for no-cost tablets through the ...

Maryland courts ask students to help promote peace

The Maryland Judiciary is inviting young artists to help promote peacemaking in the 11th annual Conflict Resolution Day Student Bookmark Art Contest. The contest for Maryland students in grades K-8 celebrates national Conflict Resolution Day, which is Thursday, October 20, ...

Devin Hester is an obvious choice for the Ravens

The Ravens were the obvious choice for new return man Devin Hester

Baltimore’s ‘Boys of Dunbar’ celebrated in new book

In the early 1980s, Dunbar High School enjoyed one of the most successful basketball programs in the nation. Most would argue that the school’s 1981-82 team, the Dunbar Poets, were the best ever.

Former NFL player writes children’s book

Tavon Mason, a former National Football League wide receiver for the New York Jets hung up his cleats and embraced a new position. In stark contrast to his former position on the field, Mason is now the author of a ...

Life In Baltimore: Baltimorean chosen to head BSO OrchKids Program

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) recently hired Raquel Whiting Gilmer as the first executive director of it’s OrchKids program.

Baltimore Polytechnic Institute class of 1966 gathers online

Alumni from Baltimore Polytechnic Institute Class of 1966 are participating in a class reunion website at http://classreport.org/usa/md/baltimore/bpi/1966/. No registration fees are required to join in the fun. Each class member has full participation privileges.

New app offers free movie tickets to Baltimore residents

Atom Tickets, the first of its kind theatrical mobile ticketing platform and app, has arrived in Baltimore and movie-goers can get a free ticket to their favorite film.