Friday, May 26, 2017

March

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 city does with minority-owned businesses. The council’s action is a turn-around from a previous decision that it would not order a full study as has […]

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Hampton Roads joined in the national observance of the  88th birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,  with marches, music, oratory, calls for public service and unity. At the Historic Attucks Theater on Monday (Jan. 16), a well-attended program sponsored by the city of Norfolk […]

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide The 30th observance of the birthday and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was held around the country, and Hampton Roads joined in with words, marches and song. This year,  the city of Norfolk’s main observance had a different format. In previous years, residents, city and […]