Applications Open Now: Comcast RISE to Award 100 Small Businesses in Baltimore City with Comprehensive Grant Packages

By Comcast RISE Comcast is awarding 100 small businesses in Baltimore City with comprehensive grant packages through Comcast RISE. The grant packages include a $5,000 monetary grant, creative production of a 30-second TV commercial, a media schedule, a technology makeover, business consultation services, and educational resources.  Through June 30, eligible businesses in Baltimore City can


Juneteenth: A Time to Celebrate

Dr. Eugene L. Moore Juneteenth commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans. On June 19, 1865, Major General Gordon Granger proclaimed freedom for enslaved people in Texas. This marks the third year it has been observed as a federal holiday but it has been celebrated for more than a century prior to its national recognition.

Top 10 Black history events in June

By Aswad Walker, Defender Network In support of celebrating Black history 24/7/365, check out the list below to learn about key historical events that have taken place during the month of June— in addition to Juneteenth.  U.S. Rep. Joseph Haynes Rainey born On June 21, 1832, the first African American to serve in the U.S.

Trump: I was too busy to sort through the boxes I took to Mar-a-Lago – POLITICO

Trump: I was too busy to sort through the boxes I took to Mar-a-Lago  POLITICO Trump addresses reluctance to hand over documents in first interview since indictment  Fox News Trump defends keeping classified docs in contentious exchange with Fox’s Baier  The Hill Trump asked why key players in administration don’t support him  Business Insider Trump calls NARA ‘radical left

Six teenagers shot near Milwaukee Juneteenth celebration location – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Six teenagers shot near Milwaukee Juneteenth celebration location  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Victim killed in Illinois Juneteenth party shooting that injured 22 others identified; no arrests announced  Fox News Neighbors say homes were struck by bullets in shooting during Willowbrook Juneteenth gathering  CBS Chicago Unincorp. Willowbrook shooting: Reginald Meadows killed in shooting that injured 22 others near Honeysuckle Rose

China cuts two more key lending rates as economy sputters – CNBC

China cuts two more key lending rates as economy sputters  CNBC China central bank cuts lending rates to spur consumption  Nikkei Asia China’s Central Bank Cuts Two Benchmark Interest Rates  Barron’s China cuts lending benchmark rate as economic recovery sputters By China’s Delayed Stimulus Adds to Worries Over Slowing Economy  Bloomberg View Full Coverage on Google News