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Following Up: Two Days Left: Two Special Enrollment Periods

ONE WEEK LEFT: TWO SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIODS FOR HEALTH INSURANCE END JULY 15 Nearly 53,000 residents have enrolled since mid-March BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange announced it is entering the final week for Marylanders to enroll in health insurance...

Maryland AG Criticizes Governor’s Plan to Conduct Election

By Brian Witte The Associated Press Maryland's attorney general warned July 10 of "devastating consequences" if all eligible voters are not directly sent ballots to mail in for November's election due to safety concerns about the coronavirus, instead of Gov. Larry...

Maryland Gov. Says GOP Needs ‘Bigger Tent’ after Trump

By The Associated Press A Republican governor rumored to be eyeing a run for the White House in 2024 said July 12 that the GOP needs to be a "bigger tent party" after President Donald Trump leaves office. Maryland's Larry Hogan,...

AFRO FACTS – THE START OF THE NAACP

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL Host Micha Green gives us the facts on the first beginnings of the NAACP...

THE RUN DOWN – YEEZY for PREEZY

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL Host Micha Green talks Kanye for president and trending stories in this weeks AFRO American Newspaper.

Maryland Food Truck Week Kicks Off!

By AFRO Staff Get ready to celebrate food trucks from July 10 to July 26 throughout Central Maryland. While Maryland continues to flatten the curve, food trucks are serving up our communities by setting up in neighborhoods in order to...

Brown Promotes Removal of Confederate Names, Military Diversity

By Mark F. Gray AFRO Staff Writer mgray@afro.com Maryland Congressman and former Lt. Governor Anthony Brown has become more vocal about racism and diversity as the Black Lives Matter movement continues to make its presence felt on Capitol Hill.  Brown, a 30-year...

Local Non-profit Girls in the Game Awarded $100,000 Donation from Kevin Durant Charitable Foundation,...

Girls in the Game Awarded $100,000 Donation from The Kevin Durant Charity Foundation, Degree and Laureus USA to Support Social Justice Programming in Chicago, Baltimore and Dallas Chicago, IL – Girls in the Game today announced it received a $100,000 grant from...

THE RUN DOWN – August Alsina and Jada Pinkett Smith

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL Host Micha Green touches on the murky relationship between August Alsina and Jada Pinkett Smith and the trending stories in this weeks AFRO American Newspaper.

AFRO EXCLUSIVE: New Carrollton Elects First Black Woman Mayor

By Mark F. Gray AFRO Staff Writer mgray@afro.com For more than 20 years, as a resident of New Carrollton, Maryland, Phelecia Nembhard has been committed to her city.  Nembhard began as a humble grassroots organizer helping feed the hungry people of the...

THE RUN DOWN – Bubba Wallace Nascar Noose Scandal

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL Host Micha Green talks Nascar driver Bubba Wallace and the trending stories in the AFRO AMERICAN NEWSPAPER.

AFRO FACTS – THE GAP BAND

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL Host Micha Green Tributes THE GAP BAND in this weeks AFRO FACTS.