Johns Hopkins to Assess East Baltimore Health

In order to find an answer to a problem, one must first ask a question. Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute (UHI) plans on using...

Maryland Food Bank Celebrates New Facility

The Maryland Food Bank recently celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting for its 6,000- square-foot community kitchen. The space includes a culinary kitchen,...

Partnership Programs Help ‘At-Risk’ Youth

Middle Grades Partnership (MGP) enrichment programs have been making a difference in the lives of over 500 Baltimore City public school students a year...

Report: Young Men at High Health Risks

A major health disparity exists between the young men of Baltimore and those throughout the rest of the country according to Johns Hopkins University...

Morgan Honors Esteemed Professor

Dr. Ruthe T. Sheffey, a professor of English and longstanding member of the Department of English and Language Arts at Morgan State University, was...

Local Nonprofit Provides Vehicles for Families in Need

Imagine waking up early and taking three buses just to get to work. For some Baltimore residents, this is a reality. But a local...

Local Woman Turns Misery into Mentoring

David B. Wright Memorial Foundation (DBWMF) director and founder Shawnte' Wright still remembers Feb. 4, 2009 —a date she'll never forget. That was the...

Meet Choo Smith: ‘Baltimore’s Best Kept Secret’

Coppin State University’s new Physical Education Complex has become the hot spot for college athletes looking to stay in shape during the summer. But...

Retailers Have Mixed Feelings on Beverage Tax

The beverage tax that everyone thought was down for the count rebounded at half the assessment, 2 cents instead of 4, but with long...

‘Doc’ Set for Next Level Leadership

The man called “Doc” by his friends, who has come to embody the local branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored...

City, State Seek End to Infant Mortality

The mayor, city organizations and state officials are closing in on a serial killer in Baltimore City responsible for a growing death toll among...

‘Average Girl’ Wins Major Educational Award

After completing a 20-page application, writing nine essays and waiting for three weeks, Jerusa Miller was elated when she received notification that she was...