Father’s Day Tributes – Baltimore

Father's Day Tributes   Paul Thompson My father, Paul Thompson, died in 1995 at the age of 72.  He was a science educator who loved physics and...

New Black-Owned Vegan Restaurant, The Grub Factory, Opens in Baltimore

There aren’t many places in Baltimore where you can order a vegan cheesesteak, but now there’s one more. The Grub Factory, a Black-owned vegan...

Ciera Brookins, Morgan Student, Dies at 25

(Updated 12/22/2016) Ciera Brookins, a 25-year-old Morgan University student, died from complications from Lupus at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital in Baltimore on Dec. 19....

Amid Losses, Mosby Receives Threats and Calls to Step Down

Following two acquittals and one mistrial in the Freddie Gray case the Baltimore City State's Attorney has been on the receiving end of death...

Corrogan Vaughn, Frequent Republican Candidate and Son of Prominent Baltimore Pastor Dies Suddenly

(Updated 8/19/2017) Corrogan R. Vaughn, a Republican candidate for multiple offices over the years and the son of Dr. Lillian Purnell Bowser Vaughn and...

Details on 2017 African American Festival in Baltimore Still Unclear

One year after its star-studded 40th anniversary celebration, Baltimore is gearing up for another installment of the African American festival, better known as AFRAM,...

Baltimore Rapper Lor Scoota Gunned Down After Anti-Violence Event

One of Baltimore’s hottest up and coming local artists, Lor Scoota, was gunned down on June 25 following a charity basketball game, according to...

12 Gang Members Indicted on Multiple Charges

The U.S. States Attorney’s Office, Baltimore Police and the FBI announced Tuesday morning the indictment of 12 members of a dangerous Baltimore gang. The TTG...

Baltimore Funeral Director Dottie Hector Memorialized

Doretha “Dottie” Hector, a leader in Maryland’s funeral industry, was laid to rest July 2 at the Druid Ridge Cemetery following funeral services at...

Another Member of Baltimore Cherry Hill’s ‘Up Da Hill’ Gang Sentenced to Long Prison...

(Updated 6/24/2016) Another member of one of Baltimore’s infamous Cherry Hill gangs is facing a long prison sentence on charges of racketeering for activities...

WEAA Hit By Massive Changes

On Sept. 5, Morgan State University’s radio station WEAA, 88.9 FM, known as, “the Voice of the Community,” announced major changes, which essentially forced...

14-YR.-Old Arrested after Crash Kills 9-YR.-Old in Balto.

At the end of the school day on June 16, 9-year-old Amirah Kinlaw made her way from Steuart Hill Academic Academy where she attended...