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Overtown Music Project

  Friends, Overtown Music Project's annual fundraiser will be at the Fontainebleau in Miami Beach on Saturday, January 26, 2013, and will showcase a mash up of an 18-piece big band with hip hop, funk and soul. MASEO from De La Soul will be DJ'ing.   The event celebrates the connection between Overtown and the Fontainebleau, a hotel where Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie and Etta James once performed.The ev ...

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PRO-FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME QUARTERBACK DAN MARINO TO HOST THE DAN MARINO FOUNDATION WALKABOUT AUTISM

on Saturday, January 26, 2013   FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA – The Dan Marino Foundation has once again teamed up with local South Florida autism agencies to celebrate the Dan Marino Foundation WalkAbout Autism, brought to you by Walgreens.  This event will benefit the Autism Societies of Miami-Dade and Broward Counties, UM-NSU CARD (Center for Autism & Related Disabilities) and The Dan Marino Foundation. T ...

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2013 King Holiday Celebration

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Greetings NNPA Members, Friends and Guests

We are excited to share with you a few conference highlights of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA the Black Press of America) Mid-Winter Conference beginning Wednesday, Jan. 23-26, 2013. The conference is scheduled to take place here in sunny Fort Lauderdale ...

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Joseph C. Carter Park unveils state-of-the-art football, track and field facility in Fort Lauderdale

Over the years, Joseph C. Carter Park has been a place where boys and girls have developed their athletic skills and families gathered for cookouts on holidays and family reunions. Jan. 5th marked a milestone in the history of Fort Lauderdale as the city unveiled a brand new three million dollar football stadium and eight lane Olympic style track and field facilities ...

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Swearing-in ceremony for four United States Representatives

The Broward County Federal Courthouse was the setting for this ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for four Members of the United States House of Representatives. ...

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FAMU Honors students garner top awards at conference

Twenty-seven Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU) Honors Program students garnered top awards during the 21st Annual Honors Conference of the National Association of African-American Honors Programs (NAAAHP). ...

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ICABA community leaders and entrepreneurs event emphasizes service to others

ICABA along with more than 400 supporters recently celebrated the contributions of 100 community leaders and entrepreneurs at South Florida’s premiere networking and recognition event ...

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‘Man in the mirror, change starts with you. Taking OUR BOYS back . . .!’Mount Bethel and Broward AWARE! to launch Campaign of Guidance and Mentors for at-risk young men

The community is facing a crisis. Too many young men, especially African American and other minority young men, face odds toward success often stacked against them ...

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Broward County closings for Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday

Broward County governmental offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr., national holiday. There are a few exceptions: ...

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