Saturday, May 30, 2020

Kwanzaa event highlights struggles and successes

A Kwanzaa celebration reinforcing the seven principles, or the Nguzo Saba, was held Dec. 29 by the Cultural Committee of the African-American Cultural Society. It...

Getting to the heart of the meal

BY RONDA RACHA PENRICE URBAN NEWS SERVICE The roots of soul food run deep. Mary McCallum-Stewart isn’t as well-known as Sylvia Woods, purveyor of Harlem’s legendary eatery,...

Mother of seven turns life around at McDonald’s

Single mom works her way up to general manager BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE Ten years ago, Cameo Faust, a single mother of seven was working...

10 who counted

From politics to exploration, Leonard Pitts Jr., profiles 10 influential African-Americans you might not have heard of Sometimes, history forgets. Sometimes, the big names everyone knows...

Happy at 100: Palm Coast 
woman celebrates, gives sage advice

Happy at 100: Palm Coast 
woman celebrates, gives sage advice BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Marjorie Violet Graham of Palm Coast celebrated her 100th birthday last weekend...

Event unveils Apple Pay, Apple Watch, two kinds of iPhone 6

LOS ANGELES TIMES (MCT) The two-hour-long Apple event wrapped up in Cupertino, Calif. with a live performance by U2. The appearance by Bono and band...

MLK observance in Flagler County set for Monday

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 50th Anniversary Ecumenical Program will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 156 Florida Park...

‘Hot Lead, Cold Steel’ and much more

Here’s a look at some of the Black History Month recognitions and events throughout February in Volusia and Flagler counties. Blacks in Civil War exhibit “Hot...

The Power of Urban Radio Begins Registration for October Forum in D.C.

Registration is now open and space is filling fast for the 13th Power of Urban Radio Forum on Thursday, October 3, 2013 at the...

How to choose the right look for any occasion

BY DELANEY GEORGE DATA NEWS WEEKLY/ NNPA NEWS SERVICE Fashion is not just the clothes, the hair, the shoes or the accessories. Fashion is every little element...