Art was key during the Anti-Apartheid movement

November 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

Internationally renowned actor, screenwriter Malcolm Purkey. Photo by Jerice Boston Jerice Boston Baltimore Watchdog Staff writer TOWSON – Art played a significant role in helping to dismantle the racist, inhumane system of apartheid in South Africa, internationally renowned actor, director [...]

Zeke Cohen strives to build a “more robust Democracy”

November 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

City Councilman Zeke Cohen represents Southeast Baltimore. Photo by Cohen staff By Taariq Adams Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer BALTIMORE – Zeke Cohen didn’t come to the hardscrabble streets of Charm City until he was ready for college but insists “I really grew up in Baltimore.” “My [...]

Baltimore Sun: Search continues for killer of Baltimore detective

November 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Justin Fenton, Jessica Anderson The Baltimore Sun   The search for a suspect in the killing of Baltimore Police Detective Sean Suiter continued Friday, with the reward increasing to nearly $215,000 and investigators struggling to determine the circumstances surrounding the shooting. See the [...]

Candidate Profile: Ross wants to bring innovation to governor’s mansion

November 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Brandan Rogowski Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Alec Ross, who entered the 2018 gubernatorial race in April, said he is seeking the Democratic nomination to face-off against popular Republican Gov. Larry Hogan because he wants to stop the injustices he has witnessed in Baltimore over the past [...]

County police investigate two unrelated shootings

November 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Two unrelated shooting incidents, including one that left a victim in critical condition, took place about  12 hours apart in Essex and Dundalk last night and this morning, respectively, Baltimore County police said. Police responded to the first shooting in Essex in the 500 block of Compass Road [...]

Speaker series launched with focus on North Korea

November 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

Political Science Professor Joseph R. Clark. Photo by Taariq Adams By Taariq Adams Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer TOWSON, Md. – Political Science Professor Joseph R. Clark raised questions Tuesday about ways to end tensions with North Korea “without sacrificing too many lives.” Clark, whose [...]

Two arrested in carjacking incident

November 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

Baltimore County police arrested two individuals in connection with a reported armed carjacking in Essex Sunday evening. Police said they responded to a reported armed carjacking incident at about 8 p.m. in the 1200block of Handsworth Place in Essex. Police said that the victims told them that a [...]

Baltimore City Council discusses fund to help children

November 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

Baltimore City Council President Bernard Young. Photo by Baltimore Sun By Alexander Muldrow Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer The Baltimore City Council listened intently Monday to a proposal to allow “the actual citizens of Baltimore” to decide how to distribute $12 million among community [...]

One dead following Belair Road crash

November 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

A 27-year-old woman is dead after the vehicle she was riding in crashed into a truck on the 2300 block of Belair Road Saturday, police said. The woman, who has not been identified, was a passenger in a Kia Sorento that was driven by a man who lost control and crashed into the rear of a parked [...]

Baltimore Blast Begin SECU Arena Era with a Win

November 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Editor’s Note: Baltimore Watchdog staff writers attended the Baltimore Blast’s first-ever home game at SECU Arena. Here’s a recap of the action and the atmosphere.  By Baltimore Watchdog Staff Playing in a new barn on a smaller field didn’t seem to matter for the Baltimore [...]
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