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    PIKESVILLE Erlene Wilson Receives Business Award Erlene B. Wilson, founder and president of EWC pr+mktg (dba E. Wilson Communications Inc.) and longtime Pikesville resident, has been recognized as one of the region’s outstanding women/minority business owners...

    Community Choir to Sing Black Sacred Music at its Best

    Our grandmothers propelled themselves on “church” music as they tackled the often manual and challenging tasks of the day. They hummed “Father I Stretch My Hands to Thee,” while ironing shirts so perfectly they...

    Ten Years of That Soulful Sound

    A lot can happen in a decade. The very fabric of society itself can change over the course of one year, let alone 10 of them. Ten years ago family members could walk their...

    Baltimore Omegas Host Annual Howard L. Cornish Awards

    The Pi Omega Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity will host the Howard L. Cornish Humanitarian Awards Nov. 13 at the Forum Caterers. The organization’s Achievement Week/ Founders’ Day Program is an annual event...

    Exhibit Honors Teachers’ Advocate Walter S. Mills

    In honor of Walter S. Mills, an educator who advocated for Black teachers in Anne Arundel County, the Banneker-Douglass Museum in Annapolis will host an exhibition featuring documents, pictures and other artifacts from the...

    Cease Violence Increase Education Essay Contest for City, County Students

    Now through Dec. 6, Baltimore City and Baltimore County students who submit an essay, poetry or artwork for the David B. Wright Memorial Foundation will be entered to win a holiday gift card. The...

    Baltimore County Deltas Sponsor Financial Workshop Series

    With difficult financial times affecting millions of Americans, fighting the economic downturn has become increasingly difficult. Credit card debt, foreclosures, furloughs, unemployment and layoffs have hit the Baltimore region hard as well, but the...

    Coppin Breaks Ground with Solar Technology

    A year after opening Coppin State University’s first nanotechnology research center, a science professor and his research team are making history for simulating the most efficient solar energy cells in the world. Natural sciences...

    Local Boy Scouts Converge at Fort McHenry, Celebrate 100th Year

    Click here to view a slideshow of the activities and faces present at the Fort McHenry jamboree. Local officials, community leaders and volunteers joined several thousand Boy Scouts at Fort McHenry to celebrate the organization's...

    Coppin State Opens Health and Human Performance Wellness Center

    Coppin State University (CSU) held the grand opening of its new Health and Human Performance Wellness Center on Sept. 20, marking a new era not only for the historically Black school, but for the...

    Car Buffs Convene for Children’s Guild Fundraiser

    In 2009, thousands crowded Baltimore’s Harbor East to see a stunning display of elegant dream cars – Lamborghini, Ferrari and Alfa Romeo models – alongside Italian motorcycles at the Viva Italia Concours D’Elegance showcase....

    Showcase Honors, Entertains Baltimore’s Grandparents

    On Sept. 12, Baltimore’s most mature residents visited the Delta Community Center for “Great Blessings: A Grandparents Day Celebration” hosted by MarvaD Events. The program, hosted by ABC 2 News anchor Sherrie Johnson, included...

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