School Lunch Made Simple

Back-to-school lunch tips for parents (Partner Content) Joanna Parker was thrilled when the youngest of her three children was ready to start eating solid foods. Parker, who founded the kid-focused meal delivery kit Yumble, thought it meant mealtime was about to get much easier for her. Instead of having to prepare separate dishes for each…

Lower Speed Limits Could Save Your (Our) City (and Life) 

The City of Glenarden has seen speeding go up on ML King HWY (704) and on residential streets. We also have seen an increase in major accidents and fatalities on MLK, since I have been Mayor in 2017. We have a speed camera program in place, but only on two residential streets that are major…

There Are Over 1,200 Majority-Black Cities in the U.S.

Some urbanists believe large cities should subsume the small black cities in their orbit. But that won’t erase a legacy of discrimination. Can less populated cities on the outskirts of larger metropolitan areas be too small to succeed? Are urban municipalities with fewer than 100,000 people vestiges of a bygone era? Should small “inner-ring” cities…