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  • Ravens get into the spirit of Thanksgiving

    Ravens get into the spirit of Thanksgiving
    Handing out turkeys and pumpkin pies Tuesday night at Booker T. Washington Middle School in Baltimore, Ravens free safety Ed Reed said he never forgets his humble roots growing up in Louisiana. "I'm from neighborhoods like this one in the inner city,"...
  • U of Md. medical students host Thanksgiving for the needy

    U of Md. medical students host Thanksgiving for the needy
    Anthony Clark hadn't even gotten a plate of food and already he was overcome with emotion, just seeing friends, having a medical student check his blood pressure and knowing hundreds of people had given their time to make sure those needier had a taste of...
  • 'Wicked' strikes back against bullying

    "Wicked" strikes many a chord, and not just during its catchy songs. It also speaks to issues of prejudice and intolerance. "Outsiders tend to get bullied," said the musical's producer, Marc Platt. "And Elphaba" — aka the Wicked Witch of the West...
  • A message to Obama, served cold

    A message to Obama, served cold
    In an earlier era, Dr. Benjamin Carson's speech before the National Prayer Breakfast last week would have been a really big deal rather than mere fodder for a brief squall on Twitter and cable news. Born in crushing poverty to an illiterate single...
  • Ed Reed visits Booker T. Washington Middle despite not feeling well, Fitness Day postponed

    Ed Reed visits Booker T. Washington Middle despite not feeling well, Fitness Day postponed
    Initially scheduled to host a Fitness Day for the third consecutive year this morningĀ at Booker T. Washington Middle School in Baltimore, Ravens star free safety Ed Reed didn't arrive until this afternoon because he wasn't feeling well, according to his...
  • Coffee Companion (10/10): your daily Ravens fix

    Coffee Companion (10/10): your daily Ravens fix
    Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
  • Ed Reed officially becomes an ex-Raven, making three-year deal with Texans official

    Ed Reed officially becomes an ex-Raven, making three-year deal with Texans official
    The sight couldn’t have been easy for Ravens fans: Ed Reed wearing a Houston Texans’ hat and later holding up a blue No. 20 jersey. For Reed, a Raven for 11 seasons and one of the franchise’s best ever players, it wasn’t an...
  • Towson White Student Union to patrol campus looking for crime

    Towson White Student Union to patrol campus looking for crime
    Barely a week after the group made national news for advocating for racial segregation at the Conservative Political Action Conference, Towson University's White Student Union is again drawing attention for plans to conduct nighttime patrols to watch...
  • Towson student advocates for segregation at CPAC event

    Towson student advocates for segregation at CPAC event
    A Towson University student made national news at the Conservative Political Action ConferenceĀ (CPAC) Friday when he suggested segregating black Republicans from the rest of the party. A Black Republican from Alabama, K Carl Smith, hosted a panel...
  • Marjorie J. Bowers, administrative assistant

    Marjorie J. Bowers, administrative assistant
    Marjorie J. Bowers, who worked as a senior administrative assistant for city public schools for nearly three decades, died Aug. 22 of complications from leukemia at Stella Maris Hospice. She was 87. The daughter of a minister and a nurse, Marjorie...
  • Freeman Hrabowski's UMBC legacy grows as he celebrates 20 years as president

    Freeman Hrabowski's UMBC legacy grows as he celebrates 20 years as president
    The melody of the president's voice, the intensity of his movements gripped Jeremy Brickey's attention, cutting through the monotony of freshman orientation at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Honestly though, he thought Freeman A. Hrabowski...
  • District 9: Abigail Breiseth

    District 9: Abigail Breiseth
    1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council. I believe the 9th needs the combination of skills that I as a teacher bring to the table. It needs understanding, inspiration, and...