Sunday, May 29, 2016

Local News

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By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide On June 14, the primary election will be held to determine the Democratic and Republican Party candidates who will compete ...
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By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Norfolk’s Old Huntersville section is one of the oldest Black neighborhoods in the city.   Multiple generations  call it home now, or ...
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NORFOLK Diana Branch was installed as the new Postmaster of Norfolk on May 20 during a ceremony at the Slover Library. She is the first woman to ever hold the ...
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By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Norfolk Spring is a favorite time for couples to marry or to renew their vows of love and loyalty before friends ...

From the NJG Newsroom CHESAPEAKE On May 30,  America will observe Memorial Day, to remember persons who died in service to the nation. But the day is also called Founders Day, ...
J.P. and Djuana Paige

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide After undergoing a kidney transplant operation on March 21 at the Virginia Commonwealth University Hume-Lee Transplant Center, Djuna Paige is bouncing ...

NORFOLK The United States Constitution is the country’s oldest ever written document and outlines all of the laws and privileges  granted to citizens of the United States and the power ...
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By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide The Norfolk’s Botanical Garden (NBG) has been the destination of thousands of tourists and gardeners during the course of its existence. ...
Angelia Williams-Graves

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide On July 1 the city of Norfolk will swear in a new mayor and a new council member to represent  Super ...
Whitney Houston

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide As Whitney Houston skillfully hit highs and lows in her hit song, “I’m Every Woman,” it’s easier to understand why the ...
John Milbourne

By Glen Mason Special to New Journal and Guide Sports John E. Milbourne was a gentleman and scholar. Simply put, as one of his former players sees it he was ...
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By Brendan O’Hallarn It’s fair to say that Christopher Ndiritu, two-term Student Government Association president, who graduated May 7 with a degree in public health, has made the most of ...

NORFOLK The United States Constitution is the country’s oldest ever written document and outlines all of the laws and privileges  granted to citizens of the United States and the power ...

By Ernest Lowery Community Outreach Correspondent New Journal and Guide With a team of four, Berthram (Bert) Bergan has developed a plan to increase the awareness of Black-owned businesses in ...
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By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Now that Norfolk has elected its first Black mayor,  an assessment of  how the city overcame its resistance to such progress ...
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