Urban farming is rising in popularity and Muslim farmers in the region are planting their seeds in this fertile soil. In Ellicot City, a few minutes from the Dar at Taqwa Islamic Center, down the road from the petting zoo at the Clark's Elioak Farm is the 33-acre Omar Farm.
CLARKSVILLE, Md. - Medical students study how to save lives, but generally it is a while before they get to put that education into practice. But for one University of Maryland medical student, he was put to the test during a trip to the gym. Let's just say he passed with flying colors.
On September 6, 2016, President Obama nominated Abid R. Qureshi to serve as a federal judge for the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. A litigation partner at Latham & Watkins LLP in Washington, DC, Mr. Qureshi is the first American Muslim to be nominated to serve on the federal judiciary.
"The New Colossus" was actually born in Egypt