BGE Honors Community Partners

Continuing its statewide celebration of its 200th anniversary, Baltimore Gas and Electric announced plans to host a reception for its community partners on June...

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...

Baltimore Lawyers Not Surprised by Goodson Acquittal in Freddie Gray Case

Baltimore Police Officer Caesar Goodson was acquitted of all charges June 23 in relation to the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old Black man...

After Officer Acquittal, Residents Face Disappointing Hopes for Reforms

BALTIMORE (AP) — It was supposed to be an open-and-shut case: The 25-year-old Black man was healthy before his arrest and arrived at the...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Thursday, June 23.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u
 From 5-7 P.M. We’ll have a full report on the acquittal of Caesar Goodson on all charges in the death...

Which Way Will the Goodson Verdict Go?

As we publish this week’s AFRO, the verdict in the trial of Caesar Goodson, one of six Baltimore City police officers charged in the...

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...

AFRO Clean Block Program

The Afro Clean Block held its monthly membership meeting on June 21. The meeting started with announcements from the Baltimore City Police Department, which...

After Threats, Balto. Council Approves Budget

On the heels of a threatened government shut-down, the Baltimore City Council approved Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake’s $2.6 billion budget on June 20.  The budget...

Celebrating Black Music

April Watts, the mid day personality on Magic 95.9 FM in Baltimore, was honored during a celebration of Black Music Month at Peju’s Lounge....

Sneed Wants New Direction for Dist. 13

Shannon Sneed, winner of the Democratic primary race in Baltimore’s District 13, is on the threshold of leading her district in a new direction. ...

MGM National Harbor Employment Center Grand Opening

MGM National Harbor in conjunction with the Prince George’s County Government, Economic Development Corporation and Community College opened June 20 a $4 million training...