Stacy M. Brown

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Local doctor promotes prostate health in black community

Dr. Sanford Siegel knows the routine.

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Blacks rarely seek help for stress, mental health issues

Stress wreaks havoc on the mind and body. Until now, it has not been clear exactly how stress influences disease and health, but researchers at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh said they have found that chronic psychological stress is associated with the body losing its ability to regulate the inflammatory response.

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Walmart pitches in for college bound students

The testimonies about the benefits of the CollegeBound Foundation can be endless.

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Powerhouse Program lifts students in East Baltimore

It’s been less than a year since the Charm City-based Living Classrooms Foundation launched its POWER House Teen program, which provides academic support, mentoring and college preparation activities for underserved high school students who live in the Perkins Homes development in East Baltimore.

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Funeral services announced for Arnold Jolivet

Arnold M. Jolivet, who worked tirelessly as a champion and crusader for minority-owned businesses, died Sunday at Sinai Hospital.

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From homeless to Morehouse: Bank of America program helps Baltimore student dream

It wasn’t that long ago that Shawn Key was homeless. The 18-year-old from Baltimore doesn’t talk much about that aspect of his life, except to say that, “sometimes, homelessness happens.”

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CDC report shatters myth about black fathers

While a 2012 federal government survey revealed that 15 million American children live without a father; a stark increase over a 1960 study that showed just 11 percent lived in homes without a dad, a new report shows black fathers are more involved than any other group

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James Brown biopic in theaters nationwide, August 1

Producers of a new film based on the incredible life story of James Brown give audiences a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of the legendary “Godfather of Soul.”

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Controversial film 'Half of a Yellow Sun' debuts in Nigeria

The Nigerian government finally will allow its citizens to see what Americans and others have called one of the unsung movies of the year.

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'Berries by Quicha’ opens first location

LaQuicha Brown has always had a passion for creating items that she says are outside the box.

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