$12 Million Baltimore Fund to Aid City’s Youth

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore officials are getting ready to launch a multi-million dollar grant program for youth in the city. The Baltimore Sun reports that...

Historian Lawrence Jackson Returns to Baltimore, Takes up Position at Johns Hopkins

Author and historian Lawrence Jackson has returned home to Baltimore as a Bloomberg distinguished professor of English and history at Johns Hopkins University. Jackson is...

Day Without Immigrants Leaves Schools, Businesses Empty

Parts of Baltimore turned into virtual ghost towns Thursday, Feb.16 as immigrants across the country protested executive orders, tweets, and racist comments staining the...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Friday, Feb. 17.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u An hour-long conversation with The Mod Squad, Taya Graham and Stephen Janis of The Real News Network, including thoughts...

Baltimore Rally Draws Hundreds in Support of Md. HBCU Equality Lawsuit

Hundreds of HBCU students, alumni, and supporters rallied this week to show their support for Maryland’s four HBCUs in the final days of the...

Baltimore Ravens, Under Armour Donate $75k to Restore Free Bus Rides for City School...

Baltimore city public school students will again be able to ride city buses for free until 8 p.m. thanks to $25,000 donated by the...

Baltimore Man Charged with Murder of 20-Year Old Girlfriend

A 22-year-old Baltimore man has been charged with murder in the death of his girlfriend, city police said. Marco Holmes, 22, of the 700 block...

The Links and Hopkins University Present the 28th Annual Peabody Concert

On Feb. 19 the 28th Annual Peabody Concert performance, featuring talented students from the Peabody Conservatory and the Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Thursday, Feb. 16.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live. A conversation with Dr. David Wilson, president of Morgan State University. We’ll talk to...

Schmoke Looks to NY’s City University Model as Solution to Disparity

Coalition Counters: Remediating Duplication Damage--Not Governance, is the Focus of the Lawsuit (Updated 2/17/2017) Kurt Schmoke claims the HBCU Equity Case has been on his...

Reward Upped by $20,000 In Cold Case Murder of Morgan State Student

The murder of a Morgan State University student last year remains unsolved and now the FBI is getting involved. Marcus Edwards, 21, was stabbed to...

Spotlight on Black Educators: Maria Thompson, President of Coppin State University

For Dr. Maria Thompson, president of Coppin State University, education is a family business. Her paternal grandmother, both of her parents, and her two older...