Carl Stokes Discusses Bottle Tax
4 cents per bottle: That's part of the city's plan to help close budget gap: 12th district City Councilman gives his input Read in Full >>
Mayor Rawlings-Blake Receives Transition Team Reports
Yesterday, co-chairs of the Transition Team for Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake presented reports with their recommendations to her at City Hall. The reports are the result of a comprehensive review of city government by a diverse group of independent business and community leaders.
The report contains 49 independent recommendations to improve city government by increasing efficiency and effectiveness, ensuring transparency and ethical conduct, increasing intergovernmental collaboration and promoting public-private partnerships. The team pledged to continue their pro bono services with the administration in the coming months to assist in with the implementation of these recommendations. Read in Full >>
City Council President Young Speaks at "Political Cocktails"
(BALTIMORE - February 17, 2010) - About 60 people came out last night to Eden's Lounge for BMORENEWS' "Political Cocktails" series. The featured guest was the new Baltimore City Council President, Bernard "Jack" Young.
"Political Cocktails" is an extension of "Politics '06" and "City7" - a series of political mixers held in Greater Baltimore, Washington DC, Prince George's and Montgomery counties.
The purpose is to provide exposure for candidates and information to voters.
Stay-tuned to BMORENEWS for the March edition of "Political Cocktails."
***Read Hassan Giordano's take on last night's event - as well as a slide show here. Read in Full >>
Radio One's "Black the CEO" LIVE! from East Baltimore: Stop the Murder!!!
Black reports LIVE! from the heart of the 'hood; blue light cameras in Baltimore are a joke! Read in Full >>
A+ Neighborhood Homebuyers' Marcel Umphery and Mike Jones on WOLB 1010 AM with DG
Entrepreneurs educate and inspire WOLB 1010 AM listeners about the buying and selling of real estate Read in Full >>
Cache Yates Among 44th Legends Honored by Sen. Jones
Yates, an outstanding Baltimore city student, is on her way on a world-tour this summer - thanks to President Barack Obama Read in Full >>
Breaking News On BMORENEWS.com: Frank M. Conaway Speaks
What saith the wise old owl? Dean of black political economy speaks Read in Full >>
'Empower Hour' on WOLB 1010 AM with Doni Glover featuring Erich March, Ashley Charisma, and Drake
5.19.09 Edition of 'Empower Hour' kicks-off relationship series; discusses black love, HIV/AIDS, pants hanging (male and female) Read in Full >>