SAFE Gets a Hand from SECU to Donate Sleeping Bags to Baltimore’s Homeless Youth

SAFE (Safe Alternative Foundation for Education, Inc.) – the Baltimore-based foundation begun by former local athlete Van Brooks to inform young people about the...

Tuesday, Nov. 18th on AFRO’s–First Edition:

The Baltimore City Council passed two bills Monday; one that requires all of the city's police officers to wear body cameras and another banning...

Monday, Nov.17th on First Edition:

In our first hour, we discuss The Maryland House of Delegates Pre-Session Hearing on Law Enforcement Reform with Delegates Curt Anderson and Jill Carter,...

Public Information Requests Emerge as Major Concern for Md. Police Body Camera Workgroup

The potential for a major increase in public information requests emerged as a major concern at the second and likely final meeting of Maryland’s...

AFRO’s First Edition–Friday Night:

Murders in Baltimore are just slightly behind last year's pace of 233, but a dramatic spike in homicides in Southwest and Northwest has many...

Baptist Ministers’ President-Elect

The Rev. Dr. Errol Gilliard Sr., pastor of Greater Harvest Baptist Church, was elected, Nov. 10, to serve as president of the Baptist Ministers Conference...

SHOP FOR THE HOLIDAYS AT THE BALTIMORE FARMERS’ MARKET & BAZAAR

‘Tis the season for holiday cooking and gift buying!  As the holidays approach, the Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar has everything market-goers need for...

2014 Baltimore Excellence in Design Awards Announced

The Baltimore Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIABaltimore) fosters public appreciation of the architect’s role in shaping our communities by annually honoring...

Rev. Al Sharpton to Preach Nov. 23 for 140th Anniversary of Macedonia Baptist Church

The Rev. Al Sharpton and Baltimore community leaders join the Rev. Dr. Darron D. McKinney Sr., pastor, Macedonia Baptist Church, with his congregation of...

REV Cycle Studio to Host Free Indoor Cycling Class for Beginners

REV Cycle Studio, Baltimore’s only boutique fitness studio dedicated to indoor cycling, is hosting their 45-minute REV101 class tailored to new riders on Saturday,...

Medical Colleges Group Awards Johns Hopkins’ Dr. Lisa Cooper

Lisa Cooper, director of the Johns Hopkins Center to Eliminate Cardiovascular Health Disparities, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Herbert W. Nickens...

NAACP Honors Veterans and Activists at Annual Freedom Fund

More than 500 people gathered together for the Baltimore City NAACP Annual Freedom Fund Banquet, Nov. 7, at Martin’s West. The banquet is the...