Local Woman Establishes Diaper Drive

In 2014, while looking for a place to donate diapers that her children had out-grown, Jackie Weisman discovered the diaper gap, which stems from a federal program designed to help low income families.

College student’s campaign raises over $11,000 to keep others cool

DaJuan Gay, a 20-year-old college student who attends the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), can vouch for the power of using social media to make a positive community impact.

Fashion enthusiast opens Maryland’s first Clothes Mentor

Suzanne Delica says she has always had a passion for fashion. As a young girl, she even crafted outfits for her Barbie dolls out of unique socks and ribbon.

MTA believes new Baltimore LINK is definite improvement

After nearly two years of planning, the new Baltimore LINK service kicked off with major changes and a complete overhaul of the city’s bus system.

Coppin State wins Blackboard Catalyst Award for student success

Coppin State University (CSU) has been named the winner of the Blackboard Catalyst Award for Student Success, which honors individuals and/or institutions whose creative program application has led to increased retention, increased completion, and/or improved outcomes.

Walmart, Maryland Food Bank initiative raises over $211,000

Across the United States, one in eight Americans, including one in three children, struggle with hunger. In Maryland, more than 682,000 individuals are recognized as food insecure, according to the United States Department of Agriculture.

Baltimore couple wins Abell Award for urban policy

George Zuo, a doctoral candidate in economics at the University of Maryland in College Park, and his wife, Dr. Stephanie Zuo, who graduated from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine earlier this year, have been awarded the Abell Foundation’s 2017 Abell ...

Marylanders urged not to consume Caribeña’s yellow, Maradol papayas

The Maryland Department of Health is warning consumers to avoid eating Caribeña’s yellow, Maradol papayas because of potential contamination with Salmonella bacteria.

Mikey's Miracle Foundation to host 'Community Conversations for a Cause'

Mikey’s Miracle Foundation, Inc. is an emerging 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to support families in the Baltimore Metropolitan area in their fight against cancer. We recognize that cancer is a disease that doesn’t just affect the patient but ...

News One Now: Panelists Challenge the "Divine Nine" on Social Activism, HBCU Support, and Working Together To Create Change

Broadcasting live from the Alpha Phi Alpha 94th General Convention in Baltimore, host and managing editor Roland Martin addressed the disconnect between social activism and historically black sororities and fraternities within the show’s panel discussion, collectively known as the “Divine ...

Home Depot Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Kids Workshops

School is out for the summer and finding fun, free activities for kids to do can leave parents wondering where to turn. Parents who are looking for creative activities may find one opportunity closer than they think.

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Sheila E. headlines 36th annual Artscape in Baltimore

The 36th annual Artscape returns to Baltimore on Friday, July 21, 2017, and organizers are ambitiously optimistic that attendees will discover the best the festival has to offer during the three day event.

Kaiser Permanente, Bon Secours partner to improve life in West Baltimore

Kaiser Permanente has committed to a long-term investment to promote health, wealth and equity for youth and adults in three of Baltimore City’s most vulnerable neighborhoods.

Randallstown entrepreneur starts new endeavor for christian women

Baltimore area entrepreneur Ashley Grimes has started a new business inspiring Christian women to succeed. Grimes’ Christian Women of Color in Business, LLC is a networking organization for Christian women entrepreneurs. The group hosts networking mixers, luncheons, brunches and workshops.