Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Black Press joins the CBC in denouncing new Cuba travel ban

PHOTO COURTESY OF NNPA NEWSWIRE The White House has banned all flights to Cuba with the exception of Havana. The action,...

African American chamber, FTC partner on new business scholarship

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Florida Technical College (FTC) is announcing a new educational opportunity with the African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida...

Illinois prison bans books about Black history

‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin’ among works a correctional center considers ‘racial’  According to reports, three out of every...

Walmart CEO: Companies unlikely to require COVID-19 vaccine

BY LAURA WEISS CQ-ROLL CALL/TNS Companies are unlikely to mandate their employees receive a COVID-19 vaccine to come to work, said Business Roundtable Chairman and Walmart...

Volusians travel to Tallahassee to influence legislators

BY CHARLES W. CHERRY II DAYTONA TIMES  Approximately 50 people traveled with the Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce for...

TIPS TO SET YOUR BUSINESS UP FOR SUCCESS IN 2021

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES The challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic hardships can make 2020 a difficult year to look back...
Adidas collaborates with Run-DMC for commemorative sneaker

Adidas collaborates with Run-DMC for commemorative sneaker

Adidas collaborates with Run-DMC for commemorative sneaker BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE It’s been nearly 34 years since legendary hip-hop pioneers Run-DMC “walked through concert...

Report: Publix heiress gave $300,000 to Trump rally preceding Capitol riots

BY MONIVETTE CORDEIRO ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS ORLANDO — A Publix heiress contributed about $300,000 to a rally held by former President Donald Trump that preceded the Jan....
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Companies like Pier 1, Papyrus and Express closing 1,000 stores

BY LAUREN ZUMBACH AND CORILYN SHROPSHIRE CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS The 10,800 stores closed by retailers last year wasn’t enough: just one month into 2020, they have announced...

Business leaders come together to positively impact Hillsborough County students

BY BRIAN BUTLER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER As the old proverb says, "It takes a village to raise a child." When it comes to the...