City Officials Honor Black Veterans

Recently, Baltimore City officials including Mayor Catherine Pugh and Comptroller Joan Pratt honored the memory and service of Maryland’s Black military veterans. Mayor Pugh and...

Baltimore Officer Cleared in Freddie Gray’s Police Van Death

BALTIMORE (AP) — A police disciplinary board on Friday cleared the highest-ranking Baltimore officer involved in the 2015 arrest of Freddie Gray, a young...

Today: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes Friday, November 17.

Ben Jealous, former president of the NAACP and Maryland gubernatorial candidate discusses his proposed plan to combat the opioid crisis in Maryland. These stories today...

A Baltimore Homicide Detective Has Died After Being Shot on Duty; Suspect Still At...

The Baltimore Police Department (BPD) and the FBI are searching for a murder suspect, who fatally shot a BPD homicide detective in the head...

A Great Weekend In Philly

Aug. 12, 1958, around 10 a.m., 57 of the greatest musicians on earth gathered at 17 East 126th St., in front of a Harlem...

Hill Aston: `My Relationship With the NAACP is Fine’

Tessa Hill-Aston asserts “there is more to the story” behind her departure as president of the Baltimore NAACP in late Oct. Despite reports to...

McCray Challenges McFadden in 45th District

East Baltimore Del. Cory McCray (D-45) had a copy of the late Marion Barry’s book, “Mayor For Life: The Incredible Story of Marion Barry,...

Baltimore Area Church News

We are in the season of Thanksgiving.  I encourage you this week to think about all of the people and things you are thankful...

Two Homicides End Six Days Without Murder in Baltimore

On Nov. 12, Baltimore Police we’re called to the 2100 block of Sinclair Lane in East Baltimore about 8 p.m. where they found a...

LIVING FOR THE WEEKEND

“My music is the spiritual expression of what I am — my faith, my knowledge, my being...When you begin to see the possibilities of...

More Charges Against Oaks

Already facing several charges including wire fraud and bribery, embattled Baltimore Sen. Nathaniel Oaks (D-41), is facing additional federal charges. According to the U.S....

Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative to Release New Public Polling Showing Marylanders Very Strongly Support...

Baltimore, MD - On Wednesday, November 15th at 11am the Episcopal Diocesan Center (4 East University Parkway in Baltimore City), we will release new...