Gray Case Prosecutors Seek to Compel 2nd Officer to Testify

Prosecutors in Baltimore want to compel a second police officer charged in the Freddie Gray case to testify against a fellow officer. Media outlets report that a motion seeks to compel Officer Garrett Miller to...

Hogan Taps High Ranking RNC Black

Kristal Hartsfield is the latest top Black employee at the Republican National Committee to leave the organization. Hartsfield is joining Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s administration as director of intergovernmental affairs, the Republican governor announced...

BLocal Intiative Aims to Help Local, Minority and Women Owned Businesses

On April 4, 25 businesses in the Baltimore metropolitan area came together at the Zion Baptist Church in Baltimore to announce the launch of the new BLocal initiative with the goal of investing millions...
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Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Wednesday, April 6.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u A full hour with the Mod Squad, Stephen Janis and Taya Graham of The Real News Network, including an exclusive report on the recent elections in Pocomoke City, Maryland,...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Tuesday, April 5.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u We'll discuss the Republican and Democratic race for the White House, including thoughts on today's Wisconsin Primaries. Also, we'll talk to filmmaker and First Edition senior producer Bobby Marvin...

Father and Son Killed by Police Were Allegedly Planning ‘Mass Shooting’ in E. Baltimore

Police say a father and son shot and killed by two Baltimore police officers were planning a “mass shooting” in East Baltimore. Matthew V. Wood Jr., 43, and his son, Kimani Johnson, 18, were preparing...

Ain’t No Love Like a Mother’s Love’

Crystal L. Bass Entertainments presents ‘Ain’t No Love Like a Mother’s Love’ stage play on April 8 at 8 p.m. and April 9 at 3 p.m. at Morgan State University’s Murphy Fine Art Center....

Celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month

The John Lamkin 'Favorites' Jazz Quintet will be celebrating Jazz Appreciation month at the Caton Castle Lounge at 20 South Caton Ave, on April 9 at 6 p.m. Call 410-566-7086 or visit catoncastle.com for more...

Montgomery Park Block Party

Sisters Academy of Baltimore invites the public to a traditional neighborhood block party on April 14 at the Montgomery Park, 1800 Washington Boulevard, Baltimore, MD. The annual event is a fundraiser to benefit the...

Bowen Foundation for Autism Charity Football Bash

On April 15 the Bowen Foundation for Autism will host the 2nd Annual Charity Football Bash at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, MD. To kick off festivities, a family-friendly tailgate will start at...

2 Armed Men Killed by Baltimore Police Were Father and Son

BALTIMORE (AP) — Police in Baltimore say a man and his 18-year-old son died after plainclothes officers opened fire on them when they found them aiming guns at someone across a street. Police identified the...

Breaking Down Barriers Roundtable Seeks Solutions to Improve Lives of MD Women

Women leaders of Baltimore attended the Breaking Down Barriers Roundtable, which was hosted by Hillary for Maryland at the Maryland Women’s Heritage Center March 30, to discuss policies that would enhance the lives of...

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