Tuesday, June 27, 2017

It has not been a lead story on any of the  6 p.m. newscasts, front pages of the local daily or  blasted on Facebook, but the Family Dollar Store at ...

Some area residents already know him for his famous “sweet potato pies,” even calling him “The Sweet Potato Man.” Click here to buy tickets. Tod Wilson, a 25-year baker and ...

BOSTON, MA Nearly three decades after Barack Obama made history and became president of the prestigious Harvard Law Review, Susan Estrich, was recently elected to the post and made history. ...

Now that the 2017 Virginia General Assembly Session is over, lawmakers are assessing the level of success or failure in creating laws impacting the lives of their constituents. Members of the ...

VIRGINIA BEACH On Tuesday night, February 21, the Virginia Beach City Council agreed it would produce a full disparity study into the level of spending and awarding of contracts the ...

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 ...