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Legacy: MLK continues to inspire in Baltimore Archdiocese

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April 4 marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., whose principles of nonviolence in the pursuit of ...

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Governor Larry Hogan Appoints Van Brooks as
Director of Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism

Governor's Office of Community Initiatives

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan today announced the appointment of Van Brooks, a nationally-recognized leader in Baltimore City, as the new Director of the Governor ...

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NBC BLK Feature

NBC News

Baltimore, MD — On a balmy afternoon in West Baltimore, Van Brooks and an exuberant gaggle of adolescents have gathered outside on a city sidewalk, preparing ...

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Van Brooks continues to overcome long odds

WBALTV 11 - Kim Dacey/News Reporter

BALTIMORE — For most people, a life-altering accident would be enough to make them give up. But Van Brooks is not most people.

Brooks has taken ...

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Loyola Blakefield graduate Van Brooks has turned life-altering tragedy into triumph

Towson Times — Rachael Pacella/Reporter

Van Brooks' roots in the Towson community are apparent inside the youth center he opened and operates in West Baltimore's Franklin Square community, where ...

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Loyola grad has turned tragedy into triumph

Towson Times — Courtney McGee/Reporter

Baltimore, MD—Sept. 25th is a significant date for Van Brooks, as it will mark the 12th anniversary of the injury that changed his life ...

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