President Obama Attends Early Vote Rally for Brown-Ulman team in Prince George’s County

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Today, President Barack Obama drew over 9,000 supporters to a packed gym at Wise High School in Prince George’s County, as he...

Balto. Mayor to Announce Comprehensive Mentor-Protégé Program

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is expected to announce a three-tiered mentoring program designed to help minority and women-owned businesses overcome obstacles to their long-term...

Working Group Announced for Police Body Camera Implementation

A working group will study possible implementation of a body camera program for Baltimore police, and will provide recommendations to Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and...

Md. Court: Police Internal Investigations are Subject to Public Scrutiny

In a recent decision, a Maryland court ruled that the Law Enforcement Officers’ Bill of Rights only creates procedural protections for officers involved internal...

“Honoring our Sheroes: Those Who Have Served and Are Serving”

The Baltimore County Delta Foundation (BCDF) is hosting a one day Stand Down for homeless military females who have served and are serving in...

Coppin’s Christina Epps Awarded MEAC Woman of the Year Award

BALTIMORE – Coppin State’s Christina Epps could relate to the honorable Elijah Cummings’ convocation message about turning dreams into reality, Oct. 14. Epps knows all...

Maryland’s Anti-Voucher Bias

Last week, Baltimore City announced the reopening of its Housing Choice Voucher Program (formerly known as Section 8) waiting list for the first time...

Body Cameras: The Good Vs. The Bad

When the mayor of Baltimore City, Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, and Police Commissioner Anthony Batts released a report on ways to reform the Baltimore Police Department...

Black on Black Crime: Police Thugs!

Almost a month ago as I stopped for my morning 7/11 coffee in Baltimore County, Inoticed several young people sitting outside the store. As...

Baltimore Carver Vocational Teacher Placed on Leave after Fight with Student

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore teacher has been placed on administrative leave after a video emerged of her fighting a 17-year-old student. The video, taken...

Baltimore’s PRAISE School Strives for Academic Excellence, Cultural Awareness in Minority Youth

(Updated October 16, 2014) In 2006, a small group of dedicated educators began meeting on Saturdays with minority middle school-aged boys at Sojourner Douglass College...

Murphy Generations Celebrate a Virtuous Life

When family and friends gathered, Oct. 13, to celebrate the life of Carlita Candace Murphy Jones Perkins, they did indeed “rise up and called her...