Bad news for gig workers: A crowded labor market is depressing income, census data shows

COLLEGE PARK, Maryland – The “gig” economy has increased employment opportunities for thousands of Maryland residents, including high-skilled and low-skilled workers. But as the number of people jumping into gig work grows, the competition for jobs means smaller paychecks for…

Local store gives old materials new life

On Baltimore’s Federal Hill there’s an art shop collecting items that others might otherwise toss away proving that one man’s trash can truly be another’s treasure.

Seven women paint new careers as artists

Local women find a new passion and new friends through their art.

Healing Through Body Art

When you think of body art, you might think of carnivals, tattoos or kid’s parties but one area artist uses the art form to make a difference in the lives of others.

Theater Tech Training Helps To Turn Young Lives Around

Kids from local high schools take part in a theater technician after-school training program at Joe’s Movement Emporium in Mount Rainier.

Shrek on Ice- Ice sculptures on display at National Harbor

OXON HILL- Forget the turkey, Christmas is in full swing at the National Harbor. The Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center debuted its legendary ICE! display. It’s an indoor winter wonderland of elaborate handmade ice sculptures. This year’s theme is Shrek the Halls, with ice sculptures of your favorite characters like Shrek, Fiona, Donkey, and even a twenty-five foot pink dragon. Another highlight is the annual ice slide for people of all ages.