Holiday Confessions

1. "For our first Thanksgiving as a married couple, my husband and I were away from family, so we hosted dinner at our apartment. We squeezed into our tiny apartment, and when we went to open a bottle of wine, the pretty bottle we had purchased was cooking wine. Needless to say, we did not impress the crowd." –Alyson Turner, editorial coordinator,…

Coming Home: A Homecoming Story

Brian Yeldell’s experience with homecomings didn’t start off well. He attended his first one as a high school junior from Washington, D.C. He drove the 45 miles to Morgan State where his brother attended. He didn’t “get the vibe” and asked to go home early. Two years later, he had a change of heart.

Be Thankful

As November rolls around, we’re anxiously awaiting the approach of Thanksgiving, the holiday season and time spent with our loved ones. The winding down of the year always brings about a time of reflection for us—remembering everything we’ve done or accomplished in months past; looking back on turkey disaster stories, mornings watching the Thanksgiving Day … Continued

Tim Adams: Giving Back to Our Community

Name: Tim AdamsOrganization: Systems Applications & Technology, Inc. (SA-Tech)Who Are You? Tim Adams is not only the president and CEO of SA-Tech, but he is also an active member of the community, a member of several community organizations as well as former chairman of the Bowie State Foundation and an advocate for those with disabilities. 

November 2019 Around Town

The Sip for Scholarship Returns Taylor Morse Brown Foundation and Tri Sigma Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.hosts The Return of the Sip for Scholarship on Nob. 16 at 7 p.m. at The Blue Dolphin Seafood Bar & Grill. The TMB Foundation 501(c)(3) was launched in 2013 to extend its outreach in providing meaningful succor to … Continued

Visit Moscow

During the busy time surrounding the Thanksgiving holiday after our fourth piece of pumpkin pie, we all probably start daydreaming about our next getaway. That might mean a trip to a tropical paradise or a quiet country cabin, somewhere to spend a little quality R&R. Although nothing beats a relaxing vacation, maybe what you really need is to map out your next…

Chi Bella, Inc.

Confidence comes from within, but when we look good, we feel good. Taking care of our appearance makes you stand up a little taller and take on life with vigor. For so many, the perfect hairstyle can boost our self-esteem and lift our spirits. To get that perfect hairstyle, you need the perfect hairstylist. 

K. Neal Truck & Bus Center’s New Headquarters Grand Opening

Prince George’s County’s father-son duo Chairman Stephen and President Korey Neal unveiled phase one of a 40,000-square-foot mixed-used land development project. This first phase includes a 170,000-square-foot, two-story new headquarters for one of the only two minority-owned commercial truck and bus dealerships in the country, K. Neal Truck and Bus Center. Photography by T. Melvin Photography 

Winter Bodies Are Made in Fall

Feel as if you get in your own way when it comes to being inventive? Winter is upon us, and hibernation starts to set in, along with unexpected weight gain. Fall is a great time for a refresh to your workout routine by sparking creativity in a workout buddy. 

The Glow of Summer Fades, the Beauty of Fall Shines

Hey Bowie!  Last month, we talked about the beginning of fall and how the dog days of summer were coming to an end. We are really settled into our routine now. Kids are back in schools, pools are being prepped for winter, and our favorite fall foods and drinks are here.  The important thing to remember … Continued