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By Selma M. Jackson My mother and my grandmother both lived to be 94 years old. The year before my mother died I asked myself...

Educator Makes Encore Performance as Storyteller

By Margo Janet McKenzie At six o’clock one evening came Cynthia Goodison Tompkins taking deliberate steps and steadied by a thick black cane as she...

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WHAT’S GOING ON By Victoria Horsford

HARLEM, USA  The 4/12 Schomburg Fete was quite an elaborate party. New Schomburg Center Director Kevin Young was formally introduced to library members and friends.  ...

Real Estate

Six Firms Designated as Minority- and Women-owned Business Enterprises to...

On Friday, January 13th Richard Buery, Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives, conducted a roundtable with the six newly announced Minority- and Women-owned Business...


Black Lives Matter, Too; All Lives Matter

Of Law & Order: The actors portraying justice seekers and court personnel are, from left to right, Merieta Bayati (The Stenographer); Brittany Dias (Attorney);...

City Politics

Nadler Pushes For Kushner Suspension Of Security Clearance

Congressman Jerry Nadler (D-Western Brooklyn, Manhattan) last week joined several Democratic House members in writing to the FBI and Office of Personnel Management (OPM)...


Coaches’ Corner

1 /29/2017 Atlantic Shore Christian Vs. George Westinghouse HS Coach Mike Hutchens - Atlantic Shore Christian, Chesapeake, Virginia It was a solid game in our area, we don't get a...

Coaches’ Corner

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Black History

The Making of a President

By Priscilla Mensah Often, when we come across great leaders, whether it be through history textbooks, on the television or in our own lives, we...
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