Maryland

Community-Wide Virtual Program Offers High Holiday Preparation and Insights

Community-Wide Virtual Program Offers High Holiday Preparation and Insights

Looking to get spiritually connected and mentally prepared for the High Holiday season, while maintaining the social distancing requirements of this pandemic era? A new, free, community-wide virtual program might be just what you’re looking for. Starting this...

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Memories of Freddie Gray and those Fiery ‘Five Days’ of Reckoning in Baltimore

Memories of Freddie Gray and those Fiery ‘Five Days’ of Reckoning in Baltimore

In his new book “Five Days: The Fiery Reckoning of an American City” (One World), Wes Moore describes his experience on Apr. 27, 2015, the day Freddie Gray was laid to rest. Moore had attended the funeral but left early to catch a plane to Boston for a speech he was...

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Chizuk Amuno Places Banners on its Campus Supporting Black Lives Matter

Chizuk Amuno Places Banners on its Campus Supporting Black Lives Matter

Chizuk Amuno, one of the Baltimore metropolitan area’s oldest and most prominent Jewish congregations, recently placed banners on its Pikesville campus reading “Black Lives Matter” and “If Not Now, When?” to demonstrate solidarity with the new civil rights movement....

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