Author reflects on his journey in 'Lessons of Redemption'

No matter what circumstances one endures in life, there is always an opportunity make the best out of any situation. Author Kevin Shird is a testament to how through determination and growth we can all strive for a better life.

Beauty queen eyes law school, the world

It’s hard to believe that Dejanee Fennell was once considered a tomboy.

MAHC presents Gov. Martin O’Malley with Housing Lifetime Leadership Award

The Maryland Affordable Housing Coalition (MAHC) presented the Lifetime Leadership Award to Governor Martin O’Malley for his historic contributions to affordable rental housing during his eight years as Maryland Governor on March 25, 2014 at the Coalition’s annual Housing Day ...

Award-winning Bowie State professor named Visiting Fellow at Harvard

A Bowie State University professor will develop a massive open online course (MOOC) to teach people how to effectively report the news using mobile devices, as one of five 2014 Visiting Fellows from Harvard University’s prestigious Nieman Foundation for Journalism.

AACC Launches Cyber Analyst Program

How your business or organization handles a cyber threat may depend on how well your decision makers understand your cybersecurity team.

Fairmount Bank collecting shoes to help Soles4Souls

Attention anyone with a closet: Those shoes that you no longer want are desperately needed to fight the human tragedy of global poverty.

Applications available for PNC Transformative Art Prize

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts and PNC Bank announce the return of the annual PNC Transformative Art Prize (previously known as the PNC Transformative Art Project).

Town hall brings Maryland candidates to the citizens of Maryland

On Thursday, March 27, 2014 local women’s organizations will bring together the candidates in Maryland’s most high profile races for a Town Hall Forum at Morgan State University in Murphy Fine Arts Center from 6.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m.

Memoir of Mexican immigrant chosen as '2014 One Maryland One Book' winner

The Maryland Humanities Council (MHC) is pleased to announce the selection of “The Distance Between Us: a Memoir” by Reyna Grande for One Maryland One Book 2014.

Celebrate Maryland Day!

Celebrate Maryland Day with the Star Spangled Banner!

Dr. Lisa Cooper continues groundbreaking heart disease research

With a national epidemic of rising diabetes, obesity and heart disease, a team of African American physicians at Johns Hopkins Medical School is leading an effort to educate the public and produce a new generation of researchers and advocates promoting ...

College students donate spring break in Baltimore

This month 30 college students from across the nation are donating their spring break to help families facing poverty in Baltimore as part of United Way’s Alternative Spring Break program.

Ken Banks appointed to Shock Trauma Board of Visitors

Construction Developer and philanthropist Ken Banks has been appointed to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Board of Visitors. The Board of Visitors is made up of prominent Maryland Community leaders, with the mission of providing leadership and vital resources ...

Pi Omega Chapter hosts 58th annual talent hunt

Pi Omega Chapter, Graduate Chapter of Baltimore, Maryland, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., hosted its 58th Annual Bro. Kelvin J. O’Neal Talent Hunt Competition on Sunday March 2, 2014 at The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History ...

Makeup Artist Danielle Lewis: Living her dream

From the budding “fashionista” to the working mom, beauty editor and makeup artist Danielle Lewis offer tips for women to look and feel their best. Born and raised in West Baltimore near Coppin State University, Lewis’ fascination with makeup started ...