Man Gets 25 Years in Fatal Shooting of 3-Year-Old McKenzie Elliott

By AFRO Staff The angelic face of 3-year-old McKenzie Elliot was posted throughout many East Baltimore neighborhoods after she was shot in the head while she sat on the front porch of her home in...

100 Years Later, ‘Red Summer’ Still Echoes

By Sean Yoes, AFRO Baltimore Editor, [email protected] It had been brutally hot the week of July 27, 1919 in Chicago, and city residents of all races and ethnicities flocked to the beaches for relief. On that boiling hot...

MSU Awarded $1.25 Million Grant

By AFRO Staff In support of Morgan State University’s long standing commitment to producing graduates with proficiency in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) and related fields. The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $1,248,895...

Who Killed Dana Richardson?

By Michelle Richardson, Special to the AFRO On June 7, 2009, at 11:00 a.m., Dana Richardson, 44 or as her family called her “Nupe,” was found dead in his Reservoir Hill apartment in the 900 block...

Republican Woman Runs for Mayor of Baltimore

By Sean Yoes, AFRO Baltimore Editor, [email protected] This week, Catalina Byrd, a long-time political commentator and former mayoral candidate formally declared she will make another run for Mayor of Baltimore in the Republican primary. “Baltimore is at a...

9 Year Old Local Beauty Queen Going to Cali

By Sean Yoes, AFRO Baltimore Editor, [email protected] Nine-year-old Sha’Miyae Hinton-Knight made a simple request earlier this month. “…I would like to know how do I get my article in the AFRO American Newspaper?” she asked in an...

RAMBLING ROSE

Allendale Community Association Prez: `Thank you!’ Hello my dear friends, our summer is slowly seeking away. Terrible situation! But we must take advantage if the time we have left of this beautiful weather. There are...

In Memoriam: Lemuel Arthur Lewie, Jr.

Lemuel Arthur Lewie, Jr., was born in Columbia, South Carolina in 1919 to Dr. Lemuel A. Lewie, Sr. and Mrs. Ophelia McDaniel Lewie. His father graduated from Howard University Dental School in 1907. His...

Oblate Sisters of Providence

By Ralph E. Moore, Jr., Special to the AFRO The Oblate Sisters of Providence are celebrating 190 years of service this year and are still going strong. I first met them in 1957, and I am...

Baltimore Times Publisher Immortalized In Wax

By Eunice Moseley Joy Bramble, publisher of The Baltimore Times, was recently immortalized in wax for her 30-plus years of providing a Black media outlet. Bramble was honored with a proclamation from the Maryland House...

THE RUN DOWN

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL Host Micha Green gives us THE RUN DOWN on TRENDING STORIES in this weeks Afro-American News Paper. (ALL THE WAY FROM BERMUDA)

11th Annual 5K Prince Hall Shriners Walk to Prevent Diabetes

PRESS RELEASE FROM: Anchor PR Group Anchor PR Group represented the Lilly Diabetes Solutions Center at the 11th Annual 5K Prince Hall Shriners Walk to Prevent Diabetes on the campus of Morgan State University, Baltimore,...

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