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April 23, 2014   // 0 Comments

SPRING CLEAN UP We hope you can join us for the annual Walnut Way Neighborhood Lift Up! Saturday, April 26th 10am-12pm Click to Register  Join us as we work in teams to pick up garbage and debris from the long winter in the b...

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Entertainment

  • Lupita Nyong’o Is People Magazine’s Most Beautiful Pe ...
    April 23, 2014   // 0 Comments
    The Huffington Post           by  Liat Kornowski It’s official: Lupita Nyong’o is People magazine’s Most Beautiful Person for 2014, besting other gorgeous ladies like Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Roberts and Julianna Margulies. The annual Most Beautiful cover was unveiled on the Today show Wednesday, April 23: This should come as no surprise to the magazine’s readers […]
  • ‘The Keke Palmer Project’ Set To Make Television Hist ...
    April 23, 2014   // 0 Comments
      Huff Post Black Voices     -huffingtonpost.com Keke Palmer is set to make talk show history this summer with the debut of her new daily BET show tentatively titled, “The Keke Palmer Project.” According to a press release provided by BET and Telepictures, the 20-year-old actress will target millennial viewers as she cover an array of […]

Health

  • What Is Sarcoidosis?
    April 23, 2014   // 0 Comments
    By Dr. P. Gould    -blackdoctor.org Sarcoidosis is a disease caused by small areas of inflammation. It can affect any part of the body but is most common in the lungs—called pulmonary sarcoidosis. Sarcoidosis appears as small patches of inflamed cells. It can cause different symptoms depending on where it appears. On the skin, it may […]
  • Understanding The 5 Stages Of Grief
    April 21, 2014   // 0 Comments
    By Cheryl Donald, LMFT, MBA    -blackdoctor.org Karyn Washington, creator of popular website For Brown Girls, committed suicide earlier this month at the age 22. For Brown Girls is a website known for its efforts to empower by celebrating the beauty of African-American women, particularly those of dark-complexion. Having grown comfortable in her own skin at a young […]

His & Hers

  • 3 Ways To Know If Your Man Is Cheap Or Just Financially Responsib ...
    April 23, 2014   // 0 Comments
    By Kara Stevens  posted April 16, 2014   -hellobeautiful.com I started dating when I was fifteen. I got married at thirty-two. That means that I spent over half of my life interacting with the opposite sex. I learned a lot. My dating history, coupled with my passion for personal finance coach and girl power has molded […]
  • 9 Ways NOT To Impress A Woman
    April 21, 2014   // 0 Comments
    by  Nina Bahadur-The Huffington Post From revealing romantic feelings for a friend to crafting a spiffy e-opener, catching the interest of someone you’d like to date can be hard. (Seriously, we sympathize with any single woman or man.) But while the methods one can use to woo a lady have definitely expanded, some should just […]

National News

  • Black Teachers Across America Respond to Being “Structured ...
    April 23, 2014   // 0 Comments
    “The Black Star Project, USA” Shambra Mulder, LEXINGTON, KY - It is happening right her in Lexington, KY! Sheila Taylor, CHICAGO, IL - I am one of the black teachers who has been “structured out” of a permanent position. Why is it that as an educator with 2 Masters degrees and over 12 years experience, I now am not […]
  • Bringing home the bacon? Be prepared to pay the price
    April 23, 2014   // 0 Comments
      Article courtesy of CBS – Terre Haute, Indiana via “The Rundown” Love your bacon, ham, and baby back ribs? You may have to get used to paying a hefty price, due to a virus killing millions of pigs and threatening pork production. At Fifi’s Lunch Box in Terre Haute they stand by their motto, ‘Bacon […]

Small Business

  • Why You Must Join Our Small Business Revolution We must stop emb ...
    April 23, 2014   // 0 Comments
    by Earl “Butch” Graves Jr.   Posted April 18, 2014   -blackenterprise.com Small business is big business. I know quite a few business owners out there who may be scratching their heads at this audacious statement. In fact, they’re probably asking themselves how such an assertion can possibly hold true since most spend each day struggling […]
  • Small Businesses Spend Too Much Time Managing Expenses, Too Littl ...
    April 21, 2014   // 0 Comments
    by Carolyn M. Brown    Posted: April 10, 2014     -blackenterprise.com Most small business owners use multiple tools to run their businesses. In fact, 81% of small businesses useeverything from apps to software, according to the 2014 Small Business Expense Management Survey from American Express OPEN and Intuit. Automating expense management processors can help business owners […]

World News

  • Africans Want Democracy But Are They Getting It?
    April 23, 2014   // 0 Comments
      allAfrica.com Cape Town — Popular support for democracy and against one-party rule in Africa has risen substantially in the past decade, but most Africans don’t think they are actually experiencing democracy. These are among the conclusions which can be drawn from the latest analysis of the results of the 34-country public opinion survey conducted […]
  • Nigeria: Students’ Abduction Saga – Girls Yet to Be R ...
    April 21, 2014   // 0 Comments
      From Vanguard   via allAfrica.com   Maiduguri — THE Borno State Government and Principal of Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, in Borno State, Mrs. Asabe Aliyu Kwarmbula have denied reports that most of the abducted girls have been rescued. Mrs. Kwarmbula particularly denied reports credited to her that she told the Military Spokesman, Defence Headquarters, […]