RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Ethiopia

A collection of news and information related to Ethiopia published by this site and its partners.

Top Ethiopia Articles

Displaying items 1-12
  • Traditional Coffee Ceremony at Sidamo Coffee and Tea in Maple Lawn offers a weekly taste of Ethiopia

    Traditional Coffee Ceremony at Sidamo Coffee and Tea in Maple Lawn offers a weekly taste of Ethiopia
    Kenfe Bellay, owner of Sidamo Coffee and Tea in Fulton, is on a mission to spread his love of coffee. The weekly Ethiopian coffee ceremony at Sidamo showcases his belief that the rich drink is more than a caffeinated pick-me-up. “I grew up in...
  • Girls helping girls

    Thursday marks the International Day of the Girl. As part of Garrison Forest School's Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) partnership with the Johns Hopkins University, we spent this past spring and summer as the first interns at Jhpiego, the JHU-...
  • Muange repeats as Baltimore Marathon goes down to the wire

    Muange repeats as Baltimore Marathon goes down to the wire
    Running through the streets of a still slumbering city, fighting off cramps, the chill October air and the dozens of runners around him, Stephen Muange once again tasted victory in Charm City, claiming his second consecutive Baltimore Marathon...
  • History Maters: Spring was the time for social calls in 1912

    100 Years Ago Sunday best From the county social column: Miss Carrie Hewitt of Sykesville is visiting her brother, Mr. David Hewitt of Portland Oregon. Mr. Herbert Hausenfluck of Virginia is visiting his uncle, Mr. Simon Hausenfluck of Savage. Mr....
  • Commentary: Roses bring industry, jobs to Ethiopia

    A rose is a rose is a rose, unless it's from the Federated Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. That's according to growers of the flower from that country, whom I had an opportunity to meet at a reception and dinner at the Ethiopian Embassy in Washington...
  • Running: Abingdon's McDonald runs faster, but finishes third

    Darcy McDonald ran faster on her return to the Baltimore Women's Classic 5K Sunday, but she did not repeat her victory in the annual race. The 25-year-old Abingdon resident finished third in the field of 2,887 women at Baltimore's Inner Harbor....
  • Refugees find comfort in an alley garden in Highlandtown

    Refugees find comfort in an alley garden in Highlandtown
    As a boy, Abdi Hassen helped his father nurture and harvest maize, wheat and tropical fruits — until the early 1990s, when his father vanished. "He was disappeared because of his political opinion. I don't know if he is alive or not now," said...
  • Carver student named finalist in National Geographic photo contest

    Carver student named finalist in National Geographic photo contest
    It's not unusual for creative students at the Carver Center for Arts and Technology in Towson to be honored for their work on both local and national stages. But the easy, collaborative effort that helped senior Emily Dahuron, 18, of Towson, be named...
  • Eye-opening service project at Hammond Middle benefits Ethiopia

    Eye-opening service project at Hammond Middle benefits Ethiopia
    Students at Hammond Middle School put away their textbooks on Friday, Nov. 30, and left the classroom for a different kind of education. To raise money and awareness for a program one of their teachers is participating in, the entire student...
  • Maryland relief agencies combat famine in Africa

    Maryland relief agencies combat famine in Africa
    Waves of refugees arrive daily to Kenya, some having walked weeks through unforgiving desert with virtually no possessions, and yet local relief workers report optimism among the millions threatened by the historic famine and drought spreading through the...
  • Centrowitz reaches 1,500 final at worlds

    Centrowitz reaches 1,500 final at worlds
    Broadneck graduate Matthew Centrowitz won his semifinal heat of the men's 1,500 meters in 3 minutes, 46.66 seconds Thursday to advance to Saturday's final at the IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Daegu, South Korea. Centrowitz, a rising...
  • Crisis in the horn of Africa

    Crisis in the horn of Africa
    The world has been slow to react to the growing specter of famine in Somalia, despite repeated warnings by the United Nations and aid organizations that millions of people are at risk. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has said that nearly 4 million...