Artificial Insemination Bill For Same-Sex Couples Approved By Senate

The Senate passed the bill 37-10 on March 24, 2015 that gives female same-sex couples in Maryland the same health care benefits as heterosexual couples for artificial insemination. According to WJZ, “The measure would prevent health insurers from excluding benefits for outpatient expenses related to in vitro fertilization, in which the egg is fertilized outside…

Fighting Childhood Obesity By Banning Sugary Drinks?

A bill introduced would allow the ban of sugary drinks from kid’s menus in Baltimore. Obesity or being overweight is a national problem and this includes Baltimore. Statistics show that one out of three children is obese or overweight in Baltimore. Let’s face it, the United States is known for its fast foods. The reality is…

The National Aquarium “Fridays After Five”

The National Aquarium’s popular Fridays After Five program returned on Friday, Oct. 3. The price for admission to the aquarium after 5 p.m. is $12 every Friday evening. those entering the National Aquarium between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. (exploring until 9:30 p.m.). This program will run from October 03, 2014 – December 18, 2015.

NEW VIDEO: Jill Scott “You Don’t Know”

  What do you know about love? Well, let Jill Scott tell you in this song “You Don’t Know.” The sultry singer belts out a tune shot at Studio D in Nashville. The video was directed by Nzingha Stewart. Jill is gearing up to debut her fifth album.

Ex-Felon Voting Rights Restoration Bill Approved By Senate

Spearheaded by Senator Joan Carter Conway, the Maryland Senate voted 29-18 to restore voting rights to ex-felons. This will happen immediately after they’re released from prison. The current Maryland law does not allow someone who is convicted of felony in Maryland to register to vote until after the complete their sentencing. This includes, prison time,…

NEW MUSIC: Jennifer Hudson F/ Juicy J “Whatever Makes You Happy”

Jennifer Hudson brings it on this soundtrack off of Fox’s hit show “Empire.” She teams up with Juicy J on the song “Whatever Makes You Happy.” She will appear on the March 11 season finale of the show. She recorded a second song “Remember the Music” which is on the soundtrack also. She will perform at Nickelodeon’s 28th Annual…

Could A Plant Based Diet Lower The Risk For Heart Disease?

Well most health experts will say a diet high in fruits and veggies is ideal for optimum health. Now according to a recent study, people who eat more plant foods instead of animal may lower their risk of dying from heart disease or stroke. “Researchers found that among more than 450,000 European adults, those who…