Baltimorean Receives ‘Ray of Hope’ Award

In a press release, Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) announced Darryl A. Stokes, vice president of engineering and standards for BGE, as the...

Baltimore Agrees to Pay for ‘Illegal Arrests’

In the wake of a report earlier this month that indicated Baltimore locks up a higher percentage of its population than any major metropolitan...

Preparing for the Fourth of July and Harborplace Birthday Celebration

The Fourth of July weekend is filled with excitement, cookouts and fireworks. However, if it was not for Ports of America Chesapeake, the title...

Coppin Aims to Increase Graduation Rates

A year ago, the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research indicated that Coppin State University has one of the lowest graduation rates in...

Memories, Tears at Funeral of Teen Drowning Victim

Hundreds poured into Hanover, Md.’s Kingdom Builders Church of God in Christ for a somber afternoon funeral service on June 29. Positioned at the...

Music, African Heritage Celebrated

The African American Heritage Festival, a celebration of African-American history, culture, heritage and art was held this weekend in Baltimore. The festival embraces rich...

Children Receive Free Meals During Summer

Because Baltimore City Public Schools believe good nutrition is critical to student achievement, they have committed to making sure all students receive nutritious meals...

Students, Staff Dedicate Memorial Garden to Deceased Student

The students and staff of Windsor Mill Middle School, led by Principal Deborah Phelps and sixth-grade team leader Casey Head, hosted a special event...

Baltimore City School’s Arts Program Earns National Honors

The Academy of College and Career Exploration’s (ACCE) after-school arts program, Careers in the Arts, has been recognized as a national semi-finalist for the...

Saint Agnes Hospital Nurse Wins Award

Yolanda Copeland, senior vice president of Patient Services and chief nursing officer (CNO) at Saint Agnes Hospital, was recently honored as winner of the...

Tau Gamma Delta Sorority Hosts Diamond Ball

On June 12, the Pi Chapter of Tau Gamma Delta Sorority sponsored its Tauette Club's 24th Annual Diamond Ball. The event was held at the...

Proposed Youth Jail Opposed by Protesters

Ronald was 14 years old when he was arrested for a murder he said he knew nothing about. But before his parents or lawyer...