Baltimore Community

    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...

    Microsoft Employees Join Baltimore Mayor to Empower Future Technology Leaders

    On Feb. 11, members of Blacks at Microsoft (BAM), a Microsoft Corp. employee network group, will provide local minority high school students the opportunity to learn about careers in technology during the 20th anniversary...

    Remembrances

    In Memoriam Baltimore 2012   Open publication - Free publishing - More afro

    All I Want for Valentine’s Day Is

    The girls say the guys break up with them right after Christmas so they won’t have to do the “Valentine” thing. As the number of relationships goes down, the cost of roses goes up...

    Baltimore Honors MLK with Annual Festivities

    Residents of Baltimore and surrounding areas are invited to take part in the 11th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade, which celebrates the life of one of America's most influential civil rights, political,...

    Salvation Army Feeds Local Families

    The Salvation Army, Greater Baltimore Command recently announced its participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program, which provides meals at no separate charge to enrolled children at 1114 N. Calvert St., in...

    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...

    Organizations rally for the freedom of Baltimore political prisoner

    Calls for the pardoning, or paroling, of political prisoner Marshall “Eddie” Conway were heard loud and clear in downtown Baltimore April 23, as groups collaborated to bring justice to his case. The former Baltimore Black...

    Nuclear Cowboyz, Freestyle Motocross to Detonate Baltimore

    Nuclear Cowboyz®, the only theatrical freestyle motocross touring production in North America, is coming to Baltimore on Jan. 13-14. Nuclear Cowboyz is an action-packed narrative of two powerful freestyle motocross tribes whose survival in...

    Board of Education Approves Model Gang Activity Policy

    BALTIMORE — The Maryland State Board of Education approved a statewide model policy Tuesday afternoon in Baltimore to help prevent and deal with gang activity in schools. The policy states that local school systems must...

    Baltimore Community Calendar

    May 31-June 1 Spring Gospel Mime Conference Friendship Baptist Church, 6000 Loch Raven Blvd., Baltimore, Md. 6 p.m. The Potter’s Vessel Ministry of Friendship Baptist Church will host a 2-day mime conference featuring workshops and...

    American Cancer Society to Host African American Men’s Health Conference

    The American Cancer Society will host its African American Men’s Health Conference, Oct. 8, at the Baltimore Convention Center at 1 W. Pratt St. in Baltimore. The free event will feature educational sessions on...

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