Category : Maryland

Northeast / Maryland - 1 month ago

All Purple Gala: A Party With A Purpose

By Micha Green, D.C. Editor, mgreen@afro.com The D.M.V. has a large contingency of influential artists, leaders, creatives and entrepreneurs and on Dec. 14, from 7-11 p.m., DCNow Events is bringing these influencers together for the “All Purple Gala:...

Northeast / Maryland - 1 month ago

12th Annual Toy Drive and Gift Wrapping Party

Christmas for Community Partnerships in Collaboration with the Baltimore Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Will Host the 12th Annual Toy Drive and Gift Wrapping Party BALTIMORE – On Tuesday, Dec 17, 2019, the Christmas of Community Pa...

Northeast / Maryland - 2 months ago

Kaiser Permanente Chairman, CEO Passes

By Associated Press Bernard J. Tyson, Chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente, unexpectedly passed away early today in his sleep. An outstanding leader, visionary and champion for high-quality, affordable health care for all Americans, Bernard was a ti...

Northeast / Maryland - 2 months ago

Adams Elected As Bowie’s First Black Mayor

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, mgray@afro.com After more than two decades, the City of Bowie has a new mayor and for the first time in its history, he is Black. In what came as a shock to many in one of Prince George’s County’s most vibrant comm...