Annapolis July 4th Celebrations

Celebrate Independence Day in Annapolis!

Annapolis named one of the Top Ten Best All-American Vacations for 2015

Families making plans for Fourth of July weekend are invited to set their sights on Annapolis, Maryland.

Celebrate Fourth of July at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor

Celebrate the Fourth of July with live music and celebratory fireworks at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Baltimore’s Fourth of July Celebration takes place Saturday, July 4, 2015 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Indie Soul Spotlight: Root Branch Academy

The chaos that engulfed the entire community and left us with so much work and conversation to have.

Local lawyer, boxer focuses on father, son relationships

One national news publication called Venroy July a “triple threat,” while another said the boxer and CEO is among Baltimore’s entrepreneurs under 40 that are worth keeping a close eye on.

Toll rollbacks begin across Maryland

Just in time for the busy Fourth of July holiday weekend getaway, tolls have dropped significantly. Effective, Wednesday, July 1, 2015, toll rates decreased dramatically at seven toll facilities operated by the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA), as well as the ...

Baltimore native develops affordable housing in PG County

Bobby Turner was born and raised in Baltimore, so when it comes to developing affordable workforce housing in nearby Prince George’s County and across the nation, the successful businessman isn’t just passionate.

Nigerian female filmmaker holds movie premiere in Baltimore

The Nigerian film industry is growing and the world is taking notice. In June, Fortune magazine reported that as of 2009, Nigeria surpassed Hollywood and is now the second largest film industry in the world by volume, after the Indian ...

Recent Women’s Day reinforces value of Douglas Memorial Church

Much has changed in Baltimore as well as around the country since 1962. The more than half-century period has realized great ups and downs from the assassination of black leaders like Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X, to the ...

Devin Allen: 'Awakenings, In a New Light' debuts at Reginald Lewis Museum

“Devin Allen: Awakenings, In a New Light,” the first solo show of Baltimore photographer Devin Allen, exhibits images of the 2015 Baltimore protests and debuts a new community space inside the Reginald F. Lewis Museum called Lewis Now.

Celebrate the 4th of July safely

The 4th of July means patriotism, cookouts and fireworks. You can handle patriotism with the best of them, but a few precautions will help keep you safe around the grill and fireworks.

Maryland strengthens effort to keep retailers from selling tobacco to minors

Though it is illegal to sell tobacco products to youths under 18, in the past two years, Maryland has seen a troubling increase in the number of retailers selling tobacco products to minors – in violation of federal, state and ...

Maryland Judiciary warns of new jury duty scam

The Maryland Judiciary wants to warn the public about a new, more sophisticated scam that has been reported in southern Maryland, but also may be happening elsewhere throughout the state.

Passenger Car Hits Light Rail Vehicle and Local Bus

A passenger car collided with an MTA Light Rail vehicle and a stopped MTA bus this morning on N. Howard Street briefly disrupting service in the early afternoon. No serious injuries were reported.

Maryland State Bar Association First Female African-American President

Public service, attorney wellness among key issues for Brown