© 2021 WEAA
background_fid (2).jpg
Your Source for Cool Jazz and More THE VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
We Need Your Support! Please make a donation today to keep this community resource on the air. Donate today!

Local News
Wrap-up of news stories taken from the day's local headlines.

Two Way Talk: If you fall down, get back up

screen_shot_2021-07-21_at_3.56.02_pm.png
https://joeyjett.com/
/

BALTIMORE, MD (WEAA) — Joey Jett, a professional skateboarder from Maryland is working to bring a skate park to Rash Field in Baltimore. 

The skate park will be named after Jake Owen, a 5-year-old skater who was killed by a distracted driver in 2011. 

Joey shares his plans for the skate park, opens up about friends and drug addiction and the power of community support. 

WARNING: Explicit language

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hmAuSclSGwE&t=62s

ALSO VIEW: Two Way Talk: Conversation with BPD Consent Decree Deputy Monitor