Baltimore Needs A Ceasefire

I began this column the morning after six people were killed overnight (Monday night into early Tuesday morning June 12-13), another gruesome aftermath, linked...

Hosanna School Museum Holds Juneteenth Celebration

As part of its 150th anniversary, Hosanna School Museum will hold a Juneteenth celebration festival June 17, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the...

Church of the St. Mary the Virgin Hosts Jazz & Lunch

The Church of St. Mary the Virgin are hosting a jazz concert to feature Terry Battle, Brad Collins, Jeff Wilson and J. Bones Taylor...

6 Dead, Including 2 Slain in Quadruple Shooting in Baltimore

BALTIMORE (AP) — Six people were fatally shot in Baltimore in a single night, prompting local police to deploy additional officers to the streets...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Tuesday, June 13.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u We’ll get a full report on the final Baltimore City Council vote on Mayor Catherine Pugh’s $2.6 billion budget...

1 Dead, 1 Critically Injured in Baltimore Quadruple Shooting

BALTIMORE (AP) — A quadruple shooting has left one person dead and another critically injured in Baltimore. Police said in a statement that officers responding...

Candle Light Vigil In Memory of Dr. Rosetta Stith

A candle light vigil will be held June 16 at 7:30 p.m.  in front of her former school, the Laurence G. Paquin School, located...

Parents of Ben Jealous, Gubernatorial Candidate, Renew Marriage Vows and Honor Loving v. Virginia

Sunday, June 11, Ben Jealous, the former NAACP president and candidate for governor of Maryland witnessed his parents Ann and Fred Jealous, renew their...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Monday, June 12. from 5 P.M....

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u We’ll focus on court actions against the Trump White House, when Ken Jost, our Supreme Court expert discusses another...

Walled in by Red Lines

A strip of White neighborhoods in Baltimore, wedged in east of Interstate 83 and west of York Road, runs south into and through the...

Mayor Pugh Issues Call to Action to Community

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh will encourage city residents to get involved in their community and stem city violence during a “Call to Action” on...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Friday, June 9.

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