Bill Tompkins: extending the vision, expanding the definition of diversity for Montgomery County business community

By Deborah Bailey, Contributing Editor Bill Tompkins, new CEO of the Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) has a big vision and agenda for the business community in Maryland’s most populous county, with more than 1 million residents.   Montgomery County’s residents are on the whole, relatively wealthy with a median income upwards of $117,000, according


Ford’s Theatre debuts dynamic stage play,“Shout SisterShout!: The Untold Story of Rock and Roll Trailblazer Rosetta Tharpe”

By Deborah Bailey, Contributing Editor The East Coast debut of playwright Cheryl West’s “Shout Sister Shout!: The Untold Story of Rock and Roll Trailblazer Rosetta Tharpe, is the poignant and jubilant theatrical journey of a Black woman emerging from the deep, Jim Crow South of the early and mid-20th century to a world-wide stage– all the while

House Passes G.O.P. Energy Bill, Pushing to Roll Back Biden Climate Measures – The New York Times

House Passes G.O.P. Energy Bill, Pushing to Roll Back Biden Climate Measures  The New York Times Republicans vote to end Biden’s ‘war on energy,’ only 4 Dems agree  Fox News Post Politics Now: House passes doomed energy bill heading into two-week recess  The Washington Post House Republicans pass marquee energy bill in rebuke of Biden  POLITICO House passes GOP-led

DeSantis’s Oversight Board Said Disney Stripped It of Its Power – The New York Times

DeSantis’s Oversight Board Said Disney Stripped It of Its Power  The New York Times DeSantis’ board says Disney stripped them of power  CBS Miami Disney quietly took power from DeSantis’ new board before state takeover  CNN Kudos, Disney, for protecting Reedy Creek | Letters  Orlando Sentinel DeSantis’ board overseeing Disney district may be powerless  Business Insider View Full Coverage on

Possible culprit identified in outbreak of severe liver damage cases in children – NBC News

Possible culprit identified in outbreak of severe liver damage cases in children  NBC News Studies Link Common Childhood Viruses to Rare Hepatitis Cases  The New York Times Mysterious hepatitis outbreak in kids in 2022 linked to common childhood respiratory virus, studies suggest  CNN Severe hepatitis outbreak in children linked to AAV2 virus Severe hepatitis outbreak linked to common


Swizz Beatz Says ‘Verzuz’ Will Return … it’s Currently Under Construction – Michael Sterling Isn’t Letting Go Of Wife Eva Marcille & More | PicsVideos

Swizz Beatz – GettyImages *Hood morning, Webbies. Make sure you check out Social Heat! Ty Cole of Baller Alert asked Swizz Beatz who would win a Verzuz between 50 Cent and Lil Wayne. Swizz Beatz replied he would not even pair the two iconic rappers; instead, he would create a different Verzuz for each artist.


But do texts completely clear the actor?: Alleged Jonathan Majors Accuser’s Texts LEAK … Says Woman Admitted Fault | VIDEOs

*Looks like Jonathan Majors might be catching a break in his assault case. Keep in mind the keyword is MIGHT.  Anyway, the actor’s legal rep claims she has info regarding the assault claims against her client.  We’re talking texts from the alleged victim that admits she’s to blame and says she doesn’t want the actor