Residents and elected officials hope new governor will improve collaborative relationship with Baltimore policymakers

By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, Report For America Corps Member, Many Baltimoreans think of their city as a town independent of Maryland.  Whether the sentiment is due to Baltimore’s location or the distinct culture, the poor collaboration between Baltimore City and the state of Maryland doesn’t help the attitude. In a recent interview


Del. Stephanie Smith’s path to Annapolis

By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, Report For America Corps Member, An avid community leader from the start, Del. Stephanie Smith, born in Virginia Beach, Va., is running for re-election in District 45 of Maryland. “My biggest inspiration was my grandmother,” said Smith. “I was blessed to have my grandmother and grandfather in my


Jasmine Brand Talks New Entertainment News Show on Fox Soul | EUR Video Exclusive

*We caught up with popular media personality Jasmine Brand, co-owner of the entertainment blog theJasmineBRAND, to dish about her new talk show “Brutally Honest” on Fox Soul. “Brutally Honest with Jasmine Brand” features interviews with some of Hollywood’s biggest names and conversations on the latest in entertainment, fashion, and music news, per news release.  Jasmine