Randallstown Teen Selected for Congressional Page Program

By all accounts, Dymond Shantyl Dantzler, 16, is an overachiever. She maintains an off-the-charts 4.5 GPA., is a member of the National Honor Society at Randallstown High School and received the “Woman of Tomorrow”...

UMB Student Raises Funds to Help Gilmor Homes Community

The riots that struck Baltimore on April 27 brought out the best in many Baltimore residents. Countless efforts to provide food, medicine, supplies, and assistance with cleaning sprung up around the city. Having woken up...

Sen. Nathaniel Oaks Sentenced to 3 1/2 Years in Federal Prison

By Stephen Janis and J.K. Schmid, Special to the AFRO Storm clouds descended on Baltimore, Tuesday around 2 p.m. A black haze reached down to obscure the topmost floors of the World Trade Center. Lightning flashed...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Monday, December 19.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u National politics with political strategist Catalina Byrd, including thoughts on the voting of the Electoral College happening today, the final major hurdle to the White House for Donald Trump....

AFRO Exclusive: Interview With Dr. Jamal Bryant

By Rev. Dorothy S. Boulware, AFRO Managing Editor While the Rev. Dr. Jamal Harrison Bryant is going to be the new pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Georgia, Baltimore will always be home. “This...
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Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Thursday, July 21.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u
 From 5-7 P.M. We’ll discuss the final day of the chaotic GOP Convention in Cleveland with political strategist Catalina Byrd and president of the Montgomery County Young Republicans, Greg Visscher....

CASA of Baltimore To Hold Information Sessions at Local Libraries

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Baltimore, which supports and advocates for Baltimore’s 6,000 abused and neglected children, will hold two upcoming information sessions at Enoch Pratt Free Library branches: Oct. 24, 6:15 to 7:45...

Teens Open Youth Center to Curb Violence

After almost a decade, the dream of nine Baltimore City teens to create a safe haven for youth has come true. The grand opening of The Dream House was held on May 8, marking...

‘Doomsday’ Budget Could Result in $512 Million in Lost Funding

The Maryland General Assembly’s budget impasse could have a devastating impact for the state’s jurisdictions if a special session is not called. “Without delay, the Governor, House Speaker, and Senate President should agree to a...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Thursday, June 22.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u Adam Jackson, co-founder of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle sits in as guest host, and continues a series of conversations about violence and homicide in Baltimore, with a focus...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Wednesday, August 12.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u Following the firing of a Arlington, Texas police officer, who shot and killed an unarmed Black teen vandalizing a car dealership, we talk to Seth Staughton, assistant law professor...

MCE Women’s Business Centers in Salisbury and Baltimore

Maryland Capital Enterprises, Inc. has secured a grant from the SBA to establish and operate Women’s Business Centers in Salisbury and Baltimore. Jennifer Currie of Salisbury has been named Director of the MCE Women’s...

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