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    Baltimore Group Awarding Grants to Local Changemakers

    Baltimore, MD (BlackNews.com) -- Building Black Futures Together is their motto. CLLCTIVLY.org, a community-based organization in Baltimore is spearheading an effort to show the tremendous impact Black lives are having throughout the community. Each...

    Farmer Nell & Doc Cheatham: Freedom Fighters for Food Sovereignty

    By Tiffany C. Ginyard, Special to the Afro “We are concerned about the constant use of federal funds to support this most notorious expression of segregation. Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health is...

    ‘The Bake’ Will Use Late Skate to Honor Dr. King’s Legacy

    Late Skate at ‘The Bake’ Honoring King’s Legacy of Compassion and Cooperation   By Tiffany Ginyard, Special to the AFRO (Updated 01/29/2019) - When skaters gather, 11 p.m., Jan. 19 (due to inclement weather the date was postponed to...

    Baltimore Blight: Is this your house?

    114 S. Fulton Ave.

    Celebrating Dr. King’s Legacy

    By Joi Thomas, Special to the AFRO In January, we pause and take a moment to reflect on the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  His birthday is January 15th, and we celebrate the national...

    RAMBLING ROSE

    By Rosa Pryor, Special to the AFRO Hello everyone; I hope all is well with you. I try very hard to bring you a smile, laughter, joy and fun things for you to do and...

    ‘Won’t quit’

    Student government representatives from Monarch Academy Baltimore rally outside Baltimore City Hall on Jan. 3. The school board recently voted to close Monarch Academy, Gilmor Elementary, Northwood Appold Community Academy and Roots and Branches...

    Pugh’s New Pick for Baltimore’s Top Cop

    By Stephen Janis, Special to the AFRO Roughly 48 hours after Mayor Catherine Pugh’s initial pick to be Baltimore’s next top cop withdrew his name from consideration, City Hall announced current New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael...

    Baltimore’s Nancy D Has Trump’s Number

    By Sean Yoes, AFRO Baltimore Editor, [email protected] “I’ve watched every State of the Union Address since I graduated high school in 1983. But, not this year,” is what I wrote in this column Feb. 3, 2018. And...

    Baltimore Blight: Is this your house?

    1116 W. Franklin St.

    The CIAA to Move to Baltimore

    By J. K. Schmid, AFRO Baltimore Staff The country’s oldest African-American athletic conference announced it will be moving during an event at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum, Jan. 8. The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) is coming...

    Baltimore Mayor Picks New Orleans Chief to Lead Police Force

    By DAVID McFADDEN ,  Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) — A day after her first choice withdrew his candidacy, Baltimore's mayor on Tuesday picked New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael Harrison as her nominee to lead the city's...

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