Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Business News

Business Group, Black Banks Address Economic Justice

It is the number one reason that Black-owned businesses fail: Simply put – not enough money and not enough places to get it. That’s why as America commemorates Black History ...

Shopping Black During The Holidays

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide “Be careful going in search of adventure – it‘s ridiculously easy to find,” travel writer William Least Heat-Moon once said. Black-owned ...

Black-owned Newspapers Receive $1.5 M. Grant From Gates Foundation

WASHINGTON, D.C. The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) recently announced it had received a $1.5 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The funding will support a three-year, ...

From Banks To Beauty Products, The #BUYBLACK Movement Is Real

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) It’s a trend that many are hoping won’t just turn into a passing fad. Late last month, Essence magazine noted that after years ...

Black Chamber Forms To Bridge Business Gaps

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide The future looks bright for Black Brand, a new non-profit in Hampton Roads, which is an affiliate of The National Black ...

Business News

It is the number one reason that Black-owned businesses fail: Simply put – not enough money and not enough places to get it. That’s why as America commemorates Black History ...

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide “Be careful going in search of adventure – it‘s ridiculously easy to find,” travel writer William Least Heat-Moon once said. Black-owned ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) recently announced it had received a $1.5 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The funding will support a three-year, ...

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) It’s a trend that many are hoping won’t just turn into a passing fad. Late last month, Essence magazine noted that after years ...

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide The future looks bright for Black Brand, a new non-profit in Hampton Roads, which is an affiliate of The National Black ...

By Brendan O’Hallarn Sophomore management major Janay Brown is an anomaly. Not only did she earn a great grade with her senior high school project in Haymarket, Virginia in 2015 ...

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief  Reporter New Journal and Guide Norfolk native and  Booker T. Washington High School product,  Bruce Smith had a stellar career in the  NFL,  highlighted by ...

DURHAM, N.C. After years of progress, the median earnings gap between Black and white men has returned to what it was in 1950, according to new research by economists from ...

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Eighty years  ago, the first drug store  owned and  operated by African Americans opened its doors in the city of ...

HAMPTON ROADS As one the nation’s largest Coast Guard air stations announced plans to increase minority enrollment by working with Elizabeth City State University, Norfolk State University said it will ...

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