Baltimore News

  • Holton Opponent Challenges Focus of Balto. Politics

    Kristerfer Burnett is running for City Council in Baltimore’s 8th district. He wants to put his record of community organizing and activism to work for the district where his family has resided for three generations. Burnett served as the lead organizer for SEIU on the ‘Good Jobs, Better ...

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  • New Wiretapping Law May Not Affect Balto. County Policing

    This year freshman Del. Charles Sydnor III (Baltimore County – 44B),  sponsored HB 533, the Public Safety – Law Enforcement Officers – Body–Worn Digital Recording Device and Electronic Control Device bill, which revised the existing wiretapping law, which had stood in the way of implementing ...

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  • Entire Criminal Justice System Under Review

    Maryland will soon be undertaking a review of its entire criminal justice system in an attempt to root out inefficiencies that are driving high costs and high rates of recidivism. Senate Bill 602, signed recently into law by Gov. Larry Hogan (R), establishes a Justice Reinvestment Coordinating ...

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  • Michael Cryor Tapped to Head Mayor’s OneBaltimore

    In the wake of the riots that followed the death of Freddie Gray while in police custody, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake named Michael Cryor, a well-respected civic leader, to lead the OneBaltimore effort. Rawlings-Blake announced the formation of OneBaltimore, a public-private partnership ...

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  • Baltimore Responds to Prince’s Rally 4 Peace Concert

    Just a few weeks after unrest put the city of Baltimore into lockdown mode, Prince came to town to play a concert on May 10. Billed as a Rally 4 Peace, the event looked to bring a bit of joy back to the city, as well as raise funds for local charities. Concert-goers were asked […]

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  • 1st Anniversary

    Christian Liberty Church, Pastor Wayne Lee (Servant,) celebrates its One Year Anniversary, May 17. The scripture for this celebration is Ephesians 4:12. Minister Tony Miller will bring the preached word at the 10 a.m. morning worship, followed by the Anniversary BBQ at 12:30 p.m.  Pastor Andre’ ...

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  • Installation Service

    Newly elected Pastor, Bishop Charlean Elizabeth Thompson will be installed on May 17 at 5 p.m. at the Faith Tabernacle Baptist Church. Bishop Charlean has been faithful in services supporting various ministries in Baltimore for 30 years. For more information contact Bishop R.J. Thompson at ...

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  • ‘Be Great’

    The Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore (BGCMB) will hold its 4th Annual “Be Great” Champions for Youth Gala, May 21, from 6 to 10 p.m., at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel. The keynote speakers will be Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy, the couple featured in The Blind Side for ...

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