Yesterday the Larry Young Morning Show spoke with Baltimore City Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake who gave Larry Young an in studio interview about her legacy as Baltimore City mayor for the last seven years. Part 1: Part 2: Want news at your fingertips? Text WOLB to 71007 to join our text club! Sign Up […]
It’s no secret that with the election of Trump, white supremacy and racially-motivated hate crimes/actions are at an all-time high, which also now includes Halloween costumes. In the latest case of “our pain is their entertainment,” a group of white students decided to mock Freddie Gray’s death by wearing a ridiculously offensive Halloween costume. https://twitter.com/theGrio/status/925371977723936768 […]
Plus, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake slams Maryland's State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby in the "New York Times" and the federal government settles $493M in lawsuits with 17 Native American tribes.
Congrats are in order for Radio One, Inc. Founder and Chairperson Cathy Hughes, who was recently honored with her own day: "Cathy Hughes Day."
Officials predict the costs of reforming the Baltimore Police Department department will be steep. “While we understand Baltimore doesn’t have a blank check, in order for those reforms to happen there has to be a commitment to the dollars,” said Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake on Wednesday. Her remarks came after the U.S. Justice Department announced the […]
Baltimore's mayor is asking the state for $30 million to pay for police reforms. Some of the spending would go toward an early warning system to identify patterns of police misconduct.
With the outcome so far of the Freddie Gray case, it’s pretty clear that the Police policies need to be updated. During a Press Conference yesterday, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake, Police Commisioner Kevin Davis and other members of the Department of Justice, issued the new “use of force” policy that goes into effect on July […]
A mayoral hopeful joins the chorus of critics who say Baton Rouge's mayor mishandled the aftermath of the Alton Sterling shooting. But Mayor Holder came out swinging at his critics.
Baltimore votes in Democratic primary (Catherine Pugh) one year after losing Freddie Gray & the riots that followed his death by injuries sustained from being in police custody.