Druid Hill Park Turns 150

One of the cornerstones of African-American history and life in Baltimore will be 150 years old in October. Druid Hill Park was originally developed as part of a major urban parks initiative in the...

Meteorologist Lynette Charles Joins ABC2 Storm Team

“I am so excited to have Lynette join our weather team.  Her knowledge, energy and enthusiasm are infectious;” says News Director Kelly Groft in a statement. “We are fortunate that she joins the team...

Many Important Races ‘Too Close to Call’

The voters of Baltimore City have spoken. But it doesn't appear they spoke loudly enough, because at the end of the preliminary counting in the Sept. 14 primary, in the watched and highly contested...

Judge Marcella Holland Begins Term as New Chair of National Bar Association Judicial Council

Baltimore City Circuit Administrative Judge Marcella Holland has begun her term as the new chair of the National Bar Association Judicial Council. Judge Holland was sworn into office during the association’s 85th Annual Meeting,...

Pancreatic, Liver Specialist Joins Saint Agnes Medical Staff

Saint Agnes Hospital recently introduced Baltimore-based doctor Steven Cunningham as the newest member of its medical staff. The Johns Hopkins-trained pancreatic and liver surgery specialist is also board-certified in general surgery. Dr. Cunningham’s arrival...

Two Baltimore Schools Receive National Arts Awards

Each year, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents its National Schools of Distinction in Arts Education Awards to public schools that have “ensured a creative educational environment for outstanding student...

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...

Arc of Baltimore Celebrates 60 Years

BALTIMORE - Every morning for more than a year, Joe Brown has made the 45-minute, multi-bus commute to The Arc of Baltimore headquarters where he is the friendly office clerk responsible for all mail...

Hospital Launches Gimmick-Free Wellness Initiative ‘smarthealth’

Helen Phillips’ body once bulged uncomfortably in size 22 pants. The Michigan woman – who went on to vanquish an astonishing 140 pounds on NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” last year – had fallen victim...

Baltimore’s Jessamy Campaign Makes Last Push

With Maryland’s primary election just days away, candidates for Baltimore State’s Attorney made their last minute pitch to voters with a full weekend of events and appearances. According to University of Maryland Law Professor Larry...

Safe Sleep Can Prevent SIDS

September is Infant Mortality Awareness Month and across the United States, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the leading cause of death for healthy infants from one month to one year. In Baltimore the...

Port of Baltimore Selected for Finalist in Marine Highway Program

The Maryland Port Administration recently announced that the Port of Baltimore has been chosen for further study and analysis by the U.S. Maritime Administration’s for the America’s Marine Highway program. The program was designed...

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