William Ashby Land Lewis, Sr., Long-Term AFRO Employee, Dies at 101

William Ashby Land Lewis Sr., a photo engraver for over 50 years at the Baltimore AFRO-American Newspaper, died on Sept. 13 at the age...

The Henrietta Lacks Legacy Group’s Annual Lunch

Join the Henrietta Lacks Legacy Group for their annual luncheon benefiting the wax figure of Henrietta Lacks for the National Great Blacks in Wax...

3rd Annual Belair Edison Beer and Wine Festival

Featuring a variety of beers and wines by Oliver Brewing Co and Linganore, the festival is on Oct. 1 from 11 a.m. to 6...

St. Matthews United Methodist Church Children’s Sabbath Fall Festival

St. Matthews United Methodist Church is hosting the Sabbath Fall Festival on Oct. 8 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. All ages are welcome....

Violent Weekend in East Baltimore Leaves 8 Wounded; 3-Year Old Among Victims

Multiple people were shot in East Baltimore on Sept. 24 including a 3-year-old girl and her father, according to Baltimore City Police. The shooting...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Monday, September 26.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u From 5-7 P.M. National politics with political strategist Catalina Byrd and commentator Sean Breeze, including a preview of perhaps the...

Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission Sued Over Licenses

On Sept. 19, the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission was sued over the 15 provisional licenses it issued earlier this year. The lawsuit was brought...

MC Lyte and Raheem DeVaughn Dish about ‘Love Jones: The Musical’

A modern twist on the 1997 classic Black film “Love Jones” hits the stage tonight at Baltimore’s Murphy Fine Arts Center. Nearly 20 years...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Friday, September 23.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u From 5-7 P.M. A review of some of the top news stories of the week, directly from the pages of...

Baltimore High School Students Get College Experience with P-Tech Program

The 2016 fall semester has been underway for several weeks at Baltimore City Community College, but on Sept. 16, the school welcomed a new...

Baltimore Metro. Chapter of National Coalition of 100 Black Women Focuses on ‘Embracing the...

On Sept. 24, the National Coalition of 100 Black Women’s  (NCBW) Baltimore Metropolitan Chapter will host their 27th Annual Torchbearer Awards Breakfast at Martin’s...

Top 5 Events to Check Out at Baltimore Innovation Week

From tips for Baltimore technology start-ups, introductory coding classes and storytelling happy hour, the week-long Baltimore Innovation Week will host dozens of events for...