Category : Maryland

Northeast / Maryland - 2 months ago

$7M Pours Into HBCU Doing Ohio's 1st Hemp Research

By The Associated Press A historically Black university in Ohio is advancing its plans to become the first public institution in the state to conduct hemp research. Central State University announced Aug. 8 it has received $7.1 million in contribu...

Northeast / Maryland - 2 months ago

Breaking: Officer Undergoes a Second Surgery

By Michelle Richardson, Special to the AFRO The two alleged assailants of a veteran of the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) have been arrested as that officer clings to life. Two men were taken into custody this afternoon (Aug. 9) after police sa...

Northeast / Maryland - 2 months ago

State’s Attorney Celebrates Life and Achievements

By Micha Green, AFRO Washington, D.C. Editor, [email protected] A gated community and posh restaurant served as the backdrop of the camaraderie at the forefront of State’s Attorney Aisha Braveboy’s “45 and Fabulous Birthday Party,” at The Grove in...

Northeast / Maryland - 2 months ago

County Announces Plans To End Auto Deaths by 2040

By Mark F. Gray, Special to the AFRO, [email protected]  Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks has announced bold plans to eliminate automobile deaths by 2040.  Joined by Police Chief Hank Stawinski, Alsobrooks announced the County’s...