TELL​ ​THEM​ ​WE​ ​ARE​ ​RISING:​ ​THE​ ​STORY​ ​OF​ ​BLACK​ ​COLLEGES​ ​AND​ ​UNIVERSITIES– A​...

A​ ​haven​ ​for​ ​Black​ ​intellectuals,​ ​artists​ ​and​ ​trailblazers—and​ ​path​ ​of​ ​promise​ ​toward​ ​the  American​ ​dream—Black​ ​colleges​ ​and​ ​universities​ ​have​ ​educated​ ​the​ ​architects​ ​of​ ​freedom ...
Orange County Black History Events

Black History Committee of Orange County 2018 Schedule of Remaining Events

​February 17, 2018 - 6:00 PM: BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION GALA:  Dr. Myron Rolle, A gifted athlete, scholar, and philanthropist will be our Keynote Speaker. ...

Dockless Bike-Sharing Company Causes Controversy in Orlando

Since 2005, states all across the nation have seen a 46% increase in the number of people choosing to commute by bicycle. Whether trying...

Federal Judge: Florida Ex-Felons Victims of ‘Scheme’ and Board with too Much Power

Democrats have been trying for a very long time to push Florida permanently into the modern age. The state has what is probably the...

Hurricane Irma Nursing Home Deaths Prompt Investigation, New Regulations

Hurricane Irma caused devastation throughout the state, but some of the worst after-effects of the storm may have been preventable. According to investigators, the...
kevin seraaj

NFL, Stop Punishing Kaepernick!

The NFL is apparently trying to buy itself a social conscience.  It's “Let’s Listen Together” campaign announced this past Tuesday about its intent to...
rusty wright

Valentine’s Day brings back that lovin’ feeling

February is known for cold weather, presidents' birthdays and Cupid's delight. As Valentine's Day approaches, hearts flutter, lovers sigh and Charlie Brown hopes that...
crime

FDLE arrests former Dade City Police officer on insurance fraud charges

TAMPA BAY, Fla. – Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement today arrested Jonathan Lance Hobby, a former police officer with the Dade...
Marvel Universe Live

Kids’ Consensus: Marvel Universe Live was Amazing!

“That was AMAZING!!” A boy of about 10 or 11 was beaming as he and his family entered the elevator my wife and I were...
Martin Luther King

King’s Fight for Economic Justice Was Largely Ignored by Mainstream Media

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor)  |  Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will always be remembered as a social activist and Baptist minister...