Citizenship Classes Return to Maryland This Fall!

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Baltimore City Community College has announced its fall schedule of free Citizenship Preparation classes throughout the Baltimore and Washington regions. Citizenship Preparation classes prepare students with the English language skills and U.S civics knowledge necessary to pass the federal naturalization test and become a U.S citizen.

International DC Trio - Winners of EUTERPE International Music Competition in Italy

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The Trio from Washington is an outstanding phenomenon on the contemporary music scene. Founded three years ago by Serge Khrichenko, professional musician, virtuoso guitarist, and composer, enraptured its audience with its very first performances. The repertoire of the trio consists of compositions written by Serge Khrichenko in different styles - jazz, classical, Latin, country, bluegrass, modern...

Police Searching for Missing Pikesville Man

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The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the publics’ assistance in locating a missing Pikesville man. Boris Bekar is a 45-year-old white male, 5’06”, 140 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. It is unknown what he might be wearing. Boris Bekar was last seen at 3 p.m. on December 26 at his home in the 8800 Block of Margate Court 21208.

Fourth International Festival of Russian-speaking Children's and Youth Theaters in Washington, DC

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Less than 2 months left until the Fourth International Festival of Russian-speaking Children's and Youth Theaters, which will take place on 30 May — 1 June 2014 in Washington (DC). Very soon the drama studios will gather again, and their leaders, not similar to each other, but united by one idea and one trade.

10 Young Russian Writers visit DC for Creative Writing & Cultural Exchange

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July 27 th -30 th , 2013 ten aspiring Russian authors ages 16-19 will be soaking up the literary culture in Washington D.C., visiting Kramer Books, the Newseum, and getting a lesson in slam poetry from Split This Rock /DC Youth Slam.

All Marylanders Can Take Pride in Presidential Designation of Harriet Tubman National Monument

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President Obama recently marked the 100th anniversary of the death of Harriet Tubman by designating the establishment of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Monument in Dorchester County. I cannot think of a more fitting or compelling tribute to one of the most courageous, inspirational heroes in our nation’s history.

Evgenia Luzhina-Salazar Returns to Couture Fashion Week New York

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Award-winning fashion and costume designer and artist Evgenia Luzhina-Salazar will make her second appearance at Couture Fashion Week in New York City at 8:00 p.m. on Sunday September 16, 2012 with the presentation of her latest Russian Bridal Collection. The fashion show will be held in the Grand Ballroom of the world-famous Waldorf Astoria hotel on New York's Park Avenue. A native of Moscow,...

Mariinsky Ballet Visits DC’s Kirov Academy Of Ballet

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January 18, 2012--Washington, DC--In an event co-sponsored by the American-Russian Cultural Cooperation Foundation, the Kirov Academy of Ballet of Washington, DC (KAB) proudly hosted members of the Mariinsky Ballet. On hand from the Mariinsky were Deputy Director, Yuri Fateev; 1 st soloist Ekaterina Kondaurova, and 2 nd soloist Maria Shirinkina, along with Anastasia Koshkina, Project Manager for...