Rhonda Pringle, Baltimore Business Journal’s first Black woman publisher, heads to American City Business Journals to direct diversity initiatives

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, msayles@afro.com Baltimore Business Journal (BBJ) publisher and market president Rhonda Pringle is set to leave her post and join the publication’s parent company, American City Business Journals (ACBJ). She will become the media company’s director of diversity business initiatives.  Pringle will take over the position on Oct. 16. In


City council committee approves Baltimore City Mayor Scott’s nominations for Police Commissioner and Fire Chief, community members speak out

By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, tmcqueen@afro.com In back-to-back confirmation hearings on Sept. 21, the Rules and Legislative Oversight Committee approved Acting Baltimore Police Commissioner Richard Worley and Acting Baltimore Fire Chief James Wallace. “I have dedicated my life to serving Baltimore City Police Departments,” said Worley during the hearing. “I’m committed to working every