Stacy M. Brown

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Access To Capital Event Provides Valuable Resources For Small Businesses

The Baltimore Times and Times Community Services hosted “Access to Capital 2019 Small Business Forum” at The Impact Hub Baltimore on Saturday, June 15, 2019. Pictured are the four winners of the Small Business Micro-grants which were offered to help the entrepreneurs expand their businesses with Joy Bramble, The Baltimore Times publisher.

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Year Up Baltimore Continues To Fulfill Its Mission

Latonya Hines with 92Q’s "Chop" at Year Up Baltimore. Hines is the director of Admissions & College Enrollment at Year Up Baltimore. She is responsible for ensuring that the admissions and recruitment team brings in qualified young adults from the underserved community seeking an opportunity to reach their fullpotential.

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Baltimore’s Bishme Cromartie Wows Fashion World On Project Runway

The opportunity to be on Project Runway came at a point in his life when Bishme Cromartie says he felt at his lowest.

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Unique Challenges Some Fathers Face This Father’s Day

Celebrating Fatherhood

Today, one of the biggest challenges that fathers face is perhaps that the rules for being a dad are completely out the window.

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The Baltimore Station Celebrates Opening Of Community Garden In Sandtown-Winchester

On Tuesday, June 4, 2019, officials and residents of The Baltimore Station, community partners and benefactors gathered to celebrate the opening a community garden in Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood in West Baltimore.

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Seven-Year-Old Continues To Help Homeless Veterans

In partnership with the Maryland Center for Veteran’s Education and Training (MCVET), Tyler and the online mattress store, Leesa Sleeps, have donated 125 mattresses and 250 pillows to help homeless veterans have a place to rest comfortably at night. This is the second such partnership involving Tyler.

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Black’ Or ‘African American?’

“Despite the dictionary definitions, there is no term that truly describes people that were taken from Africa and forced into slavery,” Carr said during his commentary on Washington, D.C.’s WUSA.

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Tips To Help Prevent Lyme Disease During Tick Season

In its most recent report, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that in 2017 there were 1,997 confirmed cases of Lyme disease in Maryland, with an additional 697 probable cases. Left untreated, the disease can cause joint swelling and cardiac or neurologic complications.

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Baltimore Entrepreneur, Philanthropist Needs Stem Cell Transplant For Rare Cancer

After battling and beating thyroid cancer a decade ago, Smith has been diagnosed with Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS), and she is in critical need of a blood stem cell donor.

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New BCCC President Says, ‘This Is The Place’

For Dr. Debra L. McCurdy, who began her tenure earlier this month as the 14th president of Baltimore City Community College (BCCC), the task that lies ahead sounds simple enough.

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