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Tekesha Martinez’s Congressional Run Gains Momentum with Frederick Visit, Championing a Woman’s Agenda

In the realm of political aspirations, Tekesha Martinez has emerged as a formidable candidate, seeking a seat in Congress with a vision that not only resonates with many but also emphasizes a dedicated "Woman's Agenda." Her recent visit to Frederick at newly opened Tropix Pots Cuisines Bar & Grill, marked by impassioned speeches and community engagement, has further fueled the momentum behind her campaign.

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‘The House on Jonathan Street’ Takes Center Stage at the Maryland Theatre

The screening of the documentary "The House on Jonathan Street" at the esteemed Maryland Theatre was a momentous occasion that resonated with audiences and ignited a dialogue about the power of storytelling and the preservation of collective heritage. Directed by the acclaimed filmmakers, Russ and Patrick Hodge behind 3 Roads Communications, this thought-provoking film delves into the enigmatic history of a house on Jonathan Street in our neighboring city Hagerstown, unraveling a narrative that captivates and challenges viewers.

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Stitch Early’s ‘Baboon Funk’ Tiny Desk Submission: A Local Catalogue for the World

Stitch Early, a longtime artist in the music scene, delivered a mesmerizing performance with his submission of "Baboon Funk" for the nationally acclaimed NPR Tiny Desk concert series. The performance features a fusion of genres, blending elements of funk, hip-hop, and jazz to create a dynamic and engaging musical experience. It is a captivating and energetic performance that showcases the artist's unique style and talent.

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WATCH: Etched In History: A Celebration of Black Culture at Winchester Hall

Winchester Hall came alive on February 5th as the annual Black History Month celebration took center stage. County Executive Fitzwater, alongside county staff, community nonprofits, and talented performers, joined the public for an unforgettable evening of cultural celebration. Titled "Etched In History: A Celebration of Black Culture," this event was a vibrant and inspiring showcase of African American heritage.

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The 2nd Annual African Americans of Excellence (AAOE) Exhibit 2024

The 2nd Annual African Americans of Excellence (AAOE) Exhibit 2024—a multi-media exhibit featuring original work from local artists and students, showcasing the contributions of African Americans in Frederick County—will open with a VIP kick-off event. Join the artists, honorees and special guests for a ribbon-cutting ceremony, artist and honoree talks, a live and silent auction and a special celebration.

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