Roberta’s House honors community leaders for their work in the Baltimore area and beyond

By Nicole D. Batey, Special to the AFRO Roberta’s House hosted its annual Elijah Cummings Leadership Awards and Dinner on April 15 to highlight the contributions of four honorees.  The 2023 awardees were: Cecil Flanner, Cummings Leadership Award; Dr. Steven Sharfstein, Founders Award; St. Sen. Cory McCray, Torchbearer Award; and Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md.), Torchbearer


District of Columbia Small Business Development Center (DCSBDC) Launches Financial Literacy Series

April is financial literacy month and DCSBDC is here to help D.C. residents and entrepreneurs learn how to better navigate and understand their small business finances. In a collaborative venture with Howard University and the U.S. Small Business Administration, the District of Columbia Small Business Development Center (DCSBDC) recently launched a financial literacy series led


Source Close to Jamie Foxx Says He Suffered A Stroke and is ‘Lucky to be Alive’ – Christian Keyes Learns to Cater to His Future Bae & More | PicsVideo

LONDON, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 15: Jamie Foxx attends the “Creed III” European Premiere at Cineworld Leicester Square on February 15, 2023, in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage) *Webbies, we got some top-tier good Social Heat stories. But on a serious note, more details concerning Jamie Foxx‘s emergency health complications are materializing. A source close


Pras of The Fugees Admits He Was an FBI Informant

Prakazrel ‘Pras’ Michel (Andrew Harnik-AP) *Fugees fans are reacting to Pras Michel admitting to being an FBI informant. As EUR’s Willy Mwanza Mwanza reported previously, the former rapper is accused of teaming with Malaysian financier Jho Low to run a back-channel campaign that would’ve influenced the Trump administration to drop an investigation of Low and


Former Louisville Cop Who Fatally Shot Breonna Taylor Hired by Kentucky Sheriff’s Office

Myles Cosgrove / former Louisville police officer *Former Louisville cop Myles Cosgrove who fatally shot Breonna Taylor has been hired as Sheriff’s Deputy in rural Kentucky. Cosgrove joined the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, located about 50 miles from the city where Taylor was by members of the Louisville Metropolitan Police Department in March 2020, Insider