ACLU Rallies for City’s Education Budget

Around 600 students, parents and advocates rallied for education funding in Annapolis on March 1. Led by the Baltimore Education Coalition, protesters demonstrated against...

Mayor Initiates New Era of Ethics

The last bill Stephanie Rawlings-Blake signed as City Council president has become one of her first priorities as mayor — restoring trust in city...

Baltimore Mayor Hospitalized

After awaking to numbness and minor chest and abdominal pains around 3 a.m. on Thursday, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake felt as if she was going...

Healthy Start Creates Hope for Infants

Actors Nicole Ari Parker and Boris Kodjoe were applauded for sharing the story of their daughter’s battle with spina bifida, a birth defect, at...

State of the City: Baltimore Buried in $120 Million Deficit

The mayor saved the worst for last at the 11th annual State of the City Address on Monday. After touting the improvements, accomplishments and...

Baltimore City Council to Vote on New Member

City Hall completed its power shift on Thursday when the City Council voted on a new District 12 representative. Seven candidates – Frank W....

Secrets Exposed, Myths Vanquished at Minority Business Summit Luncheon

There were no tennis shoes, jeans or sweatshirts present at the Minority Business Summit’s “Men of Influence” luncheon on February 20, just neatly creased...

Baltimore Churches Promote Census

Where Baltimore City officials have received some of the blame for 2000’s census failure is where local NAACP president Marvin Cheatham says faith-based organizations...

Black Engineer Awards: Annual Conference Honors Black Leaders

In a landmark weekend that will pay tribute to African Americans in science, engineering, and technology at the 24th annual Black Engineer of the...

‘Yes We Can’ Awards Ceremony Held

More than 200 people walked the red carpet on Jan. 20 at Mo’s Seafood in Little Italy to celebrate the one year anniversary of...

State Legislators Take Aim at Gang Activity

ANNAPOLIS - The Safe Schools Act of 2010, unveiled Tuesday by House Speaker Michael E. Busch, D-Anne Arundel, would require courts to notify schools...

NAACP Hosts Public Meeting on Census

The Baltimore branch of the NAACP has not been shy about declaring what it feels city leaders and community organizers need to do to...