The Pulse of Entertainment: Legendary Honey Cone Performs on the Soul Train Cruise, Jan. 29 – Feb. 5, 2023

Honey Cone, Wendy Smith-Brune, Shelly Clark-White, and Kathy Merrick, to perform on Soul Train Cruise. *“That first cruise, we had Edna (White) and her daughter…this cruise its with two new girls,” said Shelly Clarke-White, an original Honey Cone member about the group performing on the Soul Train Cruise (January 29 – February 5, 2023) with


Baltimore County Public School superintendent declines to renew contract, Randallstown NAACP calls for national search to find replacement

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Baltimore County Public Schools’ (BCPS) superintendent Darryl Williams announced on Jan. 23 that he would not renew his contract with the school district. Williams has oversaw the system’s educational program since May 2019.  The Randallstown National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is asking the Baltimore


Child poverty, transportation and schools in proposed state budget for next fiscal year

By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, Just two days into his historic term,  Gov. Wes Moore unveiled a proposed budget that spells out his plans for stemming child poverty, ensuring health care, enhancing the state’s schools and shoring up Maryland’s transportation infrastructure.  Moore’s $63.1 billion budget proposal for the fiscal year ending in 2024