HBCU No Confidence Votes

The vote of no confidence is an unwanted blemish on any record meant to reflect leadership. Yet, over the past two years, Maryland colleges and universities have had some difficulty maintaining the faith of...

Proposed Youth Detention Center Debate Continues to Heat Up

“I was one of those kids who got in trouble,” said Sen. C. Anthony Muse, standing in front of the fenced cite proposed to be the home of an $80 million dollar effort to...

Pastors for Muse

Maryland clergy made a showing in support of C. Anthony Muse for U.S. Senate, March 5 at The Forum Caterers in Baltimore. “Muse is a man who cares for the people. He is the...

Morgan University to Honor Its Generals

The National Society of Pershing Rifles Alumni Association, headquartered in Washington, D.C., is presenting what promises to be an historical event as it honors Morgan State University graduates who retired as general officers. Three...

Dr. Ruth T. Sheffey Given State Black History Month Honors

Ruth T. Sheffey, PhD, the second longest-serving faculty member at Morgan State University and a renowned scholar in literature, was honored by Gov. Martin O’Malley and First Lady Katie O’Malley at the 2012 Black...

Community Deals with Shooting Death of 13-year-old

Questions still surround the death of 13-year-old Monae Turnage, who was found, March 4, in an alley near her family’s home by her 16 year-old brother and friends. Turnage appears to have suffered a...

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Gives Executive Order for Tougher Immigration Anti-Discrimination Laws

Baltimore City recently tightened its laws to protect the rights of immigrants taking residence within city limits, garnering much praise from social justice, civil rights, and work unions across the nation. The executive order issued...

Maryland Submits Application for No Child Left Behind Waiver

Maryland joined the second round of applicants for a No Child Left Behind Act waiver, Feb. 28, adding to the list of states seeking to opt out of strictly following the law.   The decision...

Legends & Pioneers 2012

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Women Entrepreneurs of Baltimore Appoints Interim CEO

The Board of Directors of Women Entrepreneurs of Baltimore (WEB) is proud to announce the appointment of Y. Maria Welch Martinez as the interim CEO of the organization. Martinez is the founder and CEO...

Intoxicated Teen Dies After Falling from Vehicle

Underage drinking is suspected to have played a major hand in the death of Baltimore teen, Michael Truluck over the weekend. The minor was riding in a car with his stepfather on Saturday when...

Zimbabwe Sculpture Featured at WEAA Artists Gallery

As Black History Month winds down so do the final days of the Zimbabwe Shona Stone Sculpture Exhibition on the campus of Morgan State University. The exhibit at the studios of WEAA 88.9 FM at...

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