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…

Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism

Youth Service Awards The Maryland Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism is pleased to present the inaugural Youth Service Awards. The Youth Service Awards will recognize Maryland youth and youth groups, ages 11 to 18 years old, for their significant volunteer contributions to the state and its citizens, and for their work to change Maryland…

Is the Washington region prepared for storms like Hurricane Florence?

Several of our Prince George’s County Cities and Communities are subject to flooding due to destructive Hurricane weather. Residents should learn more about preparedness during hazardous conditions. Hurricane Florence is finally spinning away from the Carolinas, leaving a destructive wake that includes at least 32 people dead. The threat had governments in the Washington region…