Why Is My Hair on a Diet? :: More Hair Salon :: $5
More Hair Studio on Monday, January 14, 2013 from 6:30-8:30 pm. 623 W. 34th Street, Suite 100, Baltimore, MD. Read in Full >>
Radio One Baltimore's "EmPower Hour" with Doni Glover and Shina Parker: Special Guests include Natasha Pierre
Tune-in every Tuesday from 10 to 11 am on Radio One Baltimore's WOLB 1010 AM (www.wolbbaltimore.com
) for "EmPower Hour" with Doni Glover and co-host Shina Parker. Special guest for Tuesday, January 8th include Entrepreneur Natasha Pierre. Read in Full >>
Dr. Tyrone D. Taborn to Deliver Keynote at "Black Wall Street: Celebrating Entrepreneurial Excellence" on Feb. 2
Historymakers.com has recognized Taborn as an influential, historical figure who has had significant accomplishments that impact the African American community. In 2003, he received the Hispanic Engineer of the Year Chairman’s Award from HENACC, and in 2005, he received the Baltimore Marketing Association’s Business Person of the Year Award.
His other accolades include a Mercedes Benz Visionary Award and an Internet and Technology Leaders Award from Sprint and MOBE IT. Editors of blackmoney.com and SoulofTechnology.net, who sponsor the Most Important African Americans in Technology Awards, named him one of the “50 Most Important Blacks in Technology.” Read in Full >>
HOMESTEAD TAX CREDIT APPLICATIONS: Hand-Deliver TODAY, Jan. 2nd
On Wednesday, January 2, from 8:00 am till 5:00 pm, homeowners may apply for the Homestead Tax Credit at the Department of Assessments & Taxation, 301 West Preston Street, 8th floor. This added day is to “make-up” for New Year’s holiday closures on Monday and Tuesday.
Applications will be available onsite, or applicants may download and bring completed forms. http://www.dat.state.md.us/sdatweb/homestead_application.pdf
• If you have a specific question concerning the application, you may telephone 410-767-2165 in the Baltimore
metropolitan area or on 1-866-650-8783 toll free elsewhere in Maryland. Or email the division at firstname.lastname@example.org. Read in Full >>
Black Wall Street: Celebrating Entrepreneurial Excellence :: *Business networking at its finest!
They include: Kisha Matthews of Integrity Title; Eric Stewart, Branch Manager of Residential Home Funding (www.ericstewart.rhfunding.com; Michael Haynie, Pres. & CEO of Parkway Hospitality Management Company; Marcel Umphery of DMV REI United (Real Estate); Saffir Rabb, International Entrepreneur; Former Delegate Herman Taylor (Montgomery County), CEO of Deskmate Operating Company; Tamyra Brooks, Founder of Divine Gems Youth Group Inc. (a youth mentoring organization for girls ages 10-18); and Former 92Q/Current Howard University's WHUR 96.3 FM Host Extraordinaire/Entrepreneur/Author Marc Clarke.
Further, the keynote is being delivered by none other than Dr. Tyrone Taborn, Publisher and CEO of Black Engineer Magazine and a number of other venture. Read in Full >>
Customer Appreciation Night at Eden's Lounge :: Fri., Jan. 25th :: 6 to 9 pm
Calling All Entrepreneurs! A FREE Customer Appreciation Night is scheduled for Friday, January 25th from 6 to 9 pm. ALL are Welcome. Click here to RSVP
. Bring plenty of business cards for *business networking at its finest. Read in Full >>
2013 SKILLS Taking Control of Your Taxes and Finances Event!
REGISTER TODAY for just - $25.00 Per Person
($30.00 AT THE DOOR)
“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” – Ben Franklin
For inquires, call 443-731-6537 or email BrianJOlds@FindYourSKILLS.com
Information + Inspiration = Transformation™ Read in Full >>
MORGAN STATE UPDATE: Board of Regents Votes to Keep Dr. David Wilson, 14-1
It must have been an awkward moment. However it went down, the Board of Regents at Morgan State University vote 14-1 to keep President David Wilson.
Recently, there was an effort to remove him. Read in Full >>
The Gardner Law Group Holiday Celebration & Toy Drive Exceeded Collection Goal of over 2,200 Toys Donated in One Night!
: The Gardner Law Group would like to thank their event partners: Geppi's Entertainment Museum, Lance London and Carolina Kitchen, The AFRO Newspaper, ABC-TV Chanel 2 Baltimore, Susan Smallwood of Perfect 10 Events, Diwee Sewell of Oval Associates, Frank and April Johnson of WPB Radio, their event host committee: Ayanna Nelson, Nicole Kirby, Shawon Reed, Natasha White, Wanda Demby, Bilal Ali, Kendrick "DJ5Starr" Tilghman, Alana Poulson, Kihem Carter-Bey, DJ "WildChild" DNA, Rod Womack, and event volunteers, the many press and media outlets who covered the event, and their supporting sponsors: Geppi’s Entertainment Museum; Courvoisier; The AFRO Newspaper; Gardner Law Group; DTLR/Unruly; WPBRadio.com; Adult Ice; Executive Cigar Shop LLC; Carolina Kitchen, AVP Massage LLC, Tamiko Walker, Esq., Select Lounge, Phaze 10, and L&J Waste Recycling LLC.
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Remembering Raymond V. Haysbert, Sr., the Dean of Business in Maryland
: Raymond V. Haysbert Sr.
(January 19, 1920 – May 24, 2010) was the first man that I ever saw with a "company car." That's how successful he was, even in the 60s. Haysbert was a prominent Baltimore African-American business executive and civil rights leader. Read in Full >>
DEAR ATLANTA: Frank Ski’s Goodbye Letter to V103 Fans
Atlanta, you’ve allowed me to bring so many important triumphs and tragedies to life. To be blessed with the last interview
with Ms. Coretta Scott King, challenged by the jail interview with convicted murderer Wayne Williams, and completely honored to interview the young Senator from Chicago, President Barack Obama. The list goes on — from the iconic and unforgettable Whitney Houston to the incomparable living legend, Mr. Stevie Wonder, you’ve witnessed and experienced countless defining moments with me.
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Power Magazine's William Wingo Honored by BMORENEWS.com
Rev. William F. Wingo, Publisher of Power Magazine for the past 22 years, is also on the radio every week on WOLB 1010 AM.
Rev. Wingo, YOU GOT THE POWER!!! Read in Full >>
Druid Heights Bid Proposal: Sphinx Club Complex, LLC
The Sphinx Club Complex Project is the historical rehabilitation and new construction of the lots located at 2101-2111 Pennsylvania Avenue. The project is located in the West Baltimore National Register Historic District, Ward 14, and Section 6 on the northeast corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and Bloom Street. The project design will take the 13,340 square foot site and create 22,960 square feet for a restaurant/culture arts venue and Pennsylvania Avenue Museum/Music Program, business incubator office space.
2140 McCullough Street I Baltimore, MD 21217 I 410.523.1350 I 410.523.1374 Fax I www.druidheights.com Read in Full >>
The December 2012 Black Capitol Awardees Honored at BMORENEWS' 10th
The 2012 Black Capitol Award honorees are:
*Jeanne Gigi Biggins, Owner, Biggins Social Media Consultant, Forestville, MD Read in Full >>
*Sarita Murray, Blink Pink Breast Cancer Awareness, Baltimore, MD
*Coretta Johnson Gray, Coretta's Elegant Events, Entrepreneur, Washington, D.C.
*Delegate Barabara Robinson, Entrepreneur, Baltimore, MD
*Alison Velez Lane, Esquire, Attorney-at-Law/Activist, Baltimore, MD
*Sarah Hemminger, Incentive Mentoring Program, Baltimore, MD
*Tashea Brogdins, Young Democrats of Baltimore City, Washington, D.C.
*Ericka Alston, Entrepreneur/Radio One, Baltimore, MD
*Simone Baptiste, Media/Entrepreneur, New York, NY
*Sonya Lowery, The World Next Door, Washington, D.C.
*Layna Berrier, Entrepreneur, Insure Protection 1, Alexandria, Virginia
*Shelley Payne-Cooke, Heart to Hand Foundation, Baltimore, MD
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*And, DMGlobal is the producer of the oldest customized show at Radio One in the country. For the past decade, DMGlobal produces “Empower Hour” with Doni Glover on WOLB 1010 AM (www.wolbbaltimore.com) initially for the Empower Baltimore Management Corporation and now Sojourner-Douglass College’s Division of Professional and Continuing Studies. Reaching nearly 50,000 listeners each week, the show touches a variety of community issues – from education to business to employment. The show is now in its 13th year. Read in Full >>
BMORENEWS' 10th Anniversary to feature Black Capitol Awards: MEET Radio One Baltimore's Ericka Alston
Ericka L. Alston is a public relations professional with 10+ years of industry experience, affording her the opportunity to work with clients from virtually every market sector, including tourism, retail, hospitality, construction and architecture.
Ericka serves as principal and managing partner of Pyramid PR, specializing in the fundamentals of its tagline: The Broader Your Base ~ The Stronger Your Foundation. Ericka’s primary focus is broadening the audience and customer base of start-ups, small to mid-sized companies, practices, personalities/professionals, and non-profit organizations. Read in Full >>
Traci Lynn Fashion Jewelry's Stacey A. Johnson Among Vendors at MILESTONE : 12/12/12 : The 10th Anniversary of www.BMORENEWS.com
: WHO IS STACEY A. JOHNSON?
Stacey A. Johnson, a native of Baltimore, Maryland, is a Platinum Executive Director with Traci Lynn Fashion Jewelry, and President of S A J Empowerment Enterprises. She believes that as women we can look and feel good, own our own businesses, balance our lives, and achieve financial independence doing something we enjoy. Read in Full >>
12.12.12: BMORENEWS' 10th Anniversary to feature Black Capitol Awards to Deserving Honorees ... like Tashea Brodgins
WHO IS TASHEA BRODGINS?
Tashea Brodgins, a native of Washington, DC, is the recent Past President of the Baltimore City Young Democrats and has been a youth and young professional’s activist in the Democratic Party for over 10 years. During her time in politics, she has worked to advance young people between the ages of 18 to 40 in all areas of politics, whether as an activist, community organizer, candidate for office, or journalist. Read in Full >>
ALISON VELEZ LANE to be Honored at BMORENEWS' 10th Anniversary on 12.12.12
Alison Velez Lane, Esquire
is an accomplished corporate attorney, feature writer, business leader and professional speaker. As an attorney, she enjoys advising and representing clients on business formation, operation and dissolution. Alison has worked as partner of a law firm and as a solo practitioner. She is a Co-Chair of the National Bar Association's Election Protection Team, a Co-Founder of SisterWork and Founder of Rising and Aspiring Black Women Attorneys. Read in Full >>
Why Rent When You Can Own? MEET Alethea King of Spectrum Enterprises This Evening!
Have good rental history? YES!
Have a job? YES!
Credit not Perfect? YES!
Want a LOAN to BUY a HOME?
Come learn how TODAY from 7pm-8:30pm at 5100 Denmore Ave. in Baltimore.
FMI, visit www.spectrum-realestate.net. Read in Full >>
12.12.12 :: BMORENEWS' 10th Anniversary: TIONA BLYDEN, Spiritual, Life and Business Coach! Thanks For Your Support!!
Schedule your V.I.P. day today and be who God intended for you to be.
Blyden Multimedia & Consulting, L.L.C.
CEO & Founder • Baltimore, Maryland
We offer a GUARANTEED public relations, marketing, business coaching and other multimedia service. Visit www.blydenconsulting.com! Read in Full >>
BMORENEWS' 10th Anniversary to feature Black Capitol Awards to Deserving Honorees
Congratulations to Sarita Murray, Sarah Hemminger, Tashea Brodgins, Erica Alston, Simone Baptiste, Sonya Lowery, Layna Berrier, Shelley Payne-Cooke, Coretta Johnson Gray, Delegate Barabara Robinson, Alison Velez Lane, Jackie Thompson, and Renee Allen.
To get your tickets BEFORE the Dec. 1st Early Registration DEADLINE, visit www.bmorenewsten.eventbrite.com. Early Registration features a $50 vending fee. Read in Full >>
BMORENEWS.com presents ... The Hunt for Baltimore’s Best Beauty Salon 2012 :: Winner Gets 6 Months FREE Advertising
The DEADLINE for nominations Friday, Dec. 7th
. Email nominations to email@example.com
. PHOTOS of salon’s work welcomed. Criteria: Number of nominations; quality of nominations. Read in Full >>
WANT TO GET YOUR NAME OUT THERE? Hi! I'm Doni Glover. And That's Exactly What I Do!
Doni M. Glover founded DMGlobal Marketing & Public Relations - the Publishers of www.bmorenews.com - in 2002. Now in its 10th year, DMGlobal also produces “Empower Hour”, a weekly news talk show presented by Sojourner-Douglass College on Radio One’s WOLB 1010 AM in Baltimore. Doni serves as host of the 13-year old show that focuses on education, job training and entrepreneurship. Additionally, he works with a variety of clients – winning politicians, artists, lawyers, businesses, non-profits, corporations and the like – who need access to the black community.
Nationally, African Americans garner $1 trillion in annual disposable income. Glover said, “With that kind of money, no black-owned business – worth its weight – ought be having any problems getting business.” Read in Full >>
The Glover Report: Denise Gordon-Watson Launches 3rd Book :: Children's Book, "Meet You In New Orleans"
Yesterday, I had the distinct pleasure to speak at Denise Gordon-Watson's book signing for her third book. She has no idea of how impressed I am with her work. And then, to boot, I find out the event is to benefit the late Bea Gaddy's Thanksgiving Dinner and that there would be dancers there from the Baltimore School for the Arts. To say the least, it was a really warm and special venue - right in the 9000 block of Liberty Road.
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