Author Archives: Editorial

  • Dentists Go the Extra Mile to Provide Free Dental Clinic

    Dr. William Kelson, of Silver Spring, Md., believes he can make a difference one smile at a time. So, last weekend he drove about 60 extra miles to participate in the Southern Maryland Mission of Mercy’s two-day free dental clinic in a small rural town south of St. Mary’s County. He ...

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  • Visit Baltimore Launches Legends & Legacies

    Visit Baltimore has just launched the new Legends and Legacies Experience Pass commemorating the lives and achievements of individuals whose courage and perseverance helped develop the United States of America as we know it. A continuation of Visit Baltimore’s ongoing multicultural ...

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  • Living for the Weekend

    “Ships at a distance have every man's wish on board. For some they come in with the tide. For others they sail forever on the same horizon, never out of sight, never landing until the watcher turns his gaze away in resignation, his dreams mocked to death by time. That is the life of ...

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  • ATF Recognizes a Fallen Hero

    The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) paid tribute to the First African American post-Reconstruction era federal law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty almost 130 years after his death. The name of William Henderson Foote, a deputy tax collector with the ...

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  • President Jimmy Carter

    James Earl Carter Jr., the 39th president of the United States, was born on Oct. 1, 1924 in the tiny town of Plains, Ga. His father, James Sr., was a farmer and businessman, and his mother, Lillian Gordy Carter, was a registered nurse. Jimmy, as he is more popularly known, was educated in the ...

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  • Faith Pulse – 35th Ministry Anniversary

    Celebrate with the Rev. Eva Sapp in recognition of 35 years in ministry, 3 p.m., May 19, at the Greater New Hope Baptist Church, 2720 W. North Ave. She presently leads the His Way Christian Women’s Ministry, one in Charleston, S.C. and the other in Baltimore. Dr. Linwood P. Robinson is ...

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  • Joyner & Baisden End NYC Radio Presence

    Black New Yorkers who started their day with Tom Joyner and wound down each afternoon with Michael Baisden have come to a rude and lonely awakening. The two, who some might consider to be the “big two,” are no longer on the air in New York. KISS-FM (98.7), formally known as WKRS, ...

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