Just as the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. led the Montgomery Bus Boycott at age 26, and Rep. John Lewis helped to lead freedom rides at 23, young Americans are not letting age get in the way as they seek more than a contributing role in the push for social reform.
Another setback for an American treasure—the National Cathedral in Washington D.C. Two years after an earthquake cracked and crumbled parts of the structure, the cost of repairs has grown to $26 million.
Refinishing work on the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial should be complete by the upcoming 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, officials said Thursday, allaying earlier concerns that work wouldn’t be done in time.
One year later. Family and friends still are grieving the loss of two 19-year-olds killed when a train derailed in Ellicott City.
Work to refinish part of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial where a disputed inscription was recently removed may not be done until after the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
Delta Sigma Theta is the world’s largest black women’s organization. And Baltimore was center stage in the celebration of its 100th anniversary.
It’s a national and international sorority more than 300,000 women strong, dedicated to public service, and they’re celebrating their 100th birthday right here in Baltimore.
Don Scott and Marty Bass have Coffee With Maysa Leak. Ron Matz has People Are Talking about the 60th anniversary of the Corvette.
A Frederick couple is celebrating 70 years of being married.
Hundreds of married couples are celebrating their wedding anniversaries this weekend alongside Cardinal Donald Wuerl.
The Pentagon says the federal budget battle may force it to shrink this summer’s 60th anniversary commemoration of the end of the Korean War.
Hundreds of members of Alpha Kappa Alpha, a historically African-American college sorority, are celebrating the group’s 105th anniversary in Baltimore this weekend.