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Baltimore is on track to record fewer than 200 killings this year for just the fourth time in five decades. But gun violence is decreasing across most American cities. So how does Baltimore, which a White House official called the “greatest success story” in the country in terms of violence reduction, stack up? Well, according […]

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Less than three months after a massive container ship struck the Key Bridge, sending it collapsing into the Patapsco River and killing six workers, officials planned to celebrate the reopening of the river’s shipping channel on Wednesday — marking the end of a crucial phase of the response to the catastrophe. “We’re really thankful that […]

Next weekend we’re back at Druid Hill Park for the 47th Annual AFRAM celebration! You know when we celebrate here in #Baltimore, we celebrate big. Keep scrolling to see who will be gracing the stage on June 22nd and June 23rd as we celebrate Black Excellence this Juneteenth! https://www.instagram.com/reel/C74K31usXpY/?igsh=MTYxejlvOWQ2aXNydQ%3D%3D Get Breaking News & Exclusive Content […] The post Join Your Radio One Fam Next Weekend As We Celebrate Black Excellence At AFRAM! appeared first on 92 Q.

We’re highlighting Baltimore’s black businesses each and every Tuesday. Here are some places to check out this week. Saba Amjad Organic Eyebrow Threading Business Description: “We do professional eyebrows, body piercing and henna tattoos!” Business Website: IG: @organiceyebrowthreading TwistedSis wearable art Business Description: “All things wonderful and wearable. Wire jewelry and reimagined clothing.” Business Website: […]

Baltimore County Public Library is partnering with the nonprofit Vision to Learn to provide free eye exams and eyeglasses to children in need over the summer. This will mark the sixth year the library is offering the partnership. “Libraries are more than just places to borrow books; we are community hubs where everyone can access […] The post Baltimore County Public Library To Offer Free Exams & Glasses To Children In Need Over The Summer appeared first on 92 Q.

    Congratulations to the Class of 2024! From everyone here at Radio One Baltimore, we are proud of your achievements and we salute you! Keep scrolling to see our members of the Class of 2024! Submit your photos here for a chance to be featured!: Submit Your Grad Pics For A Chance To Be […] The post Celebrating The Class Of 2024 With Our Online Yearbook! [SEE PICS HERE] appeared first on 92 Q.

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Baltimore Police recorded 71 homicides from January through May, a marked decrease compared to the same period last year and the second fewest homicides tallied in the first five months of a year since 1970, according to a review of police data. For eight years, starting in 2015, the city was plagued with high rates […]

We’re highlighting Baltimore’s black businesses each and every Tuesday. Here are some places to check out this week. Moe’s Retro Eyes Business Description: “Seller of Moe’s Retro Eyes.” Business Website: IG: @moesretroeyes Master Barber Mike Parker Business Description: “The Haircut Specialist!” Business Website: IG: @masterbarbermikeparke Evolution Theraputic Health Business Description: “Delivering services to emplower families […]

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Frederick County has eliminated part of its virtual learning program and Montgomery County is considering completely ending its virtual academy. In Frederick County, the Board of Education achieved a balanced budget in part by cutting its Remote Virtual Program for third through eighth grade; the program remains in place for high school students. … this […]

To honor Black Music Month, here are some of the artists that, unbeknownst to a lot of us, have ties to North Carolina.