De Sousa Confirmation Moves Forward

Baltimore Police Commissioner Designate Darryl De Sousa took one step closer to officially taking perhaps the most challenging job in American law enforcement; commissioner...

Rev. Dr. Theodore C. Jackson Dies at 84

Rev. Dr. Theodore Clifton Jackson, Jr., Pastor Emeritus of Gillis Memorial Christian Community Church, in the Park Heights community of Northwest Baltimore, died Feb....

Addition of Scott Adds Youthful Energy to Gubernatorial Race

Gubernatorial candidates were already making calls to Baltimore City Councilman Brandon Scott (D-2), when he connected with Jim Shea, Democratic candidate for Governor, an...

The Most Dangerous City in America

I’ve lived in three of the most dangerous cities in the world: Los Angeles, Detroit and Baltimore. But, it is Baltimore, where I was...

Living at Perkins Homes Still Hazardous for Residents

For the women who live in Baltimore’s public housing developments, day-to-day survival can be perilous. Even cooking a family meal can be hazardous. Perkins Homes...

LIVING FOR THE WEEKEND

“What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or, fester like a sore, and then run?...

Examining the ‘Jim Crow Experience in Baltimore’

“Maryland is very much in the South. It’s just Up South.” This assessment, made by Dr. Walter Arthur Harris Gill, may not completely encapsulate segregation...

Baltimore’s Pastor Brown Talks Being Trolled by Russian Operatives

Pastor Heber Brown, III of the Pleasant Hope Baptist Church in Northeast Baltimore, an activist leader in the community, recently revealed a Facebook confrontation...

Former Maryland Delegate’s Trial Begins in Bribery Case

The trial of a former Maryland state delegate charged with bribery has begun with his lawyer insisting that his client accepted bundles of money...

Baltimore `Nation’s Most Dangerous City’

USA Today tagged Baltimore with a dubious distinction many of the city’s residents probably believe has been valid for several years; the “nation’s most...

Madaleno Taps Former O’Malley Operative as Running Mate

Sen. Richard Madaleno Jr., described by some as one of the more progressive politicians in the state, selected Luwanda Jenkins, a former aide to...

Family of Korryn Gaines Awarded More than $37 Million in Wrongful Death Suit

The family of Korryn Gaines, a 23-year old mother of two who was shot to death by Baltimore County police on Aug. 1, 2016,...