Letter to the editor: It’s more than just a Parade

By Michael Eugene Johnson Every year, Baltimoreans honor this monumental historical person by gathering at the boulevard that bears Dr. King’s name to march or to watch in a bright parade that warms the winter streets with celebration, but it’s more than a Parade it’s a coming together of Baltimore with children, generations, marching bands


Ready for our Earth shot

By Ben Jealous As we greet 2023, I’m feeling more than the typical seasonal optimism. America is primed once again for a historic achievement, call it our “Earth shot.” In the 1960s and early 1970s, the United States spent the current dollar equivalent of just under $300 billion on “landing a man on the moon


Venus Williams out of Australian Open due to injury

By Courtney Walsh, The Associated Press Venus Williams has withdrawn from the Australian Open for an undisclosed injury she sustained while playing in a tournament in Auckland, New Zealand this week. A seven-time Grand Slam singles champion, Williams received a wild-card entry into the Australian Open last month to compete in what would have been


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