AFRO spotlight on Black excellence: meet the Maryland legislators who got their start in the classroom

By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, Looking through biographies of state legislators, you’ll see various paths and journeys to a career in policy-making. While some elected officials pursued careers as lawyers or became business owners prior to their time in office, others –well before their titles as senators and delegates–   answered the call to


Beyond the Natural Foundation Offers Summer Camp to Teach Baltimore Youth Positive Self-Expression Through Music While Reducing Summer Learning Loss

BALTIMORE – With summer right around the corner and parents trying to find fun, affordable things for their children to do, one nonprofit in Baltimore has the answer – and it’s through music, art, academics and nature exploration. Beyond the Natural Foundation is offering a summer camp for students in grades 2 through 7 where they will


LISTEN: Medlye Debuts New Song “Knocking”

Christo-conscious singer, Medlye is out with a brand new single “Knocking,” available today on music streaming platforms. Speaking about the inspiration behind the song, Medlye said; “It was in the place of deep thoughts about the ongoing mental health challenges growing vastly all over the globe, how people no longer believe in cooperate help (Love)