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FAMU Alumni and supporters head to Tampa for Annual Convention and Memorial Day Weekend Festivities

FAMU Alumni and supporters head to Tampa for Annual Convention and Memorial Day Weekend Festivities ...

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48th Cinderella Ball

48th Cinderella Ball ...

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State of Black Miami forum to promote joint action on a common agenda

MIAMI-DADE – Miami-Dade County’s diverse black population shares a common heritage but seldom unites in pursuit of shared interests.  To address the need for joint action, Miami-Dade County Commission Chairman Jean Monestime – along with County Commissioners Barbara Jordan, Audrey Edmonson and Dennis Moss, and Miami City Commission Chairman Keon Hardemon – are co-hosting a free daylong forum to bring togeth ...

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Trailblazers of Broward County unveil historical monument on Sistrunk Boulevard

The Trailblazers of Broward County, an organization dedicated to preserving and promoting local African-American history and achievements, recently unveiled a long-awaited and highly anticipated historical monument at Sistrunk Park, located at 200 W. Sistrunk Blvd ...

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BCPS 2016 Caliber Awards ceremony

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) honored its best at the 2016 Caliber Awards Ceremony on April 1, 2016, at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale. ...

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Broward County’s first African American School Board member, the late Dr. Kathleen Cooper Wright, honored with statue unveiling ceremony

Dr. Kathleen Cooper Wright received a posthumous honor during the unveiling ceremony of a her very own statue ...

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South Plantation High School graduate serving with a U.S. Navy helicopter squadron

A 2006 South Plantation High School graduate and Fort Lauderdale, Fla. native is serving with a U.S. Navy helicopter squadron that flies the Navy’s newest and most technologically-advanced helicopter. ...

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Representative Clarke-Reed secures funding for historical memorial park

Rep. Gwyndolen “Gwyn” Clarke-Reed is pleased to announce that the Florida Legislature has awarded $995,000 to the City of Deerfield Beach, Fla. to purchase and preserve a parcel of land that served as an African American cemetery during the segregation era. ...

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City of Fort Lauderdale accepting nominations for Citizens Recognition Awards

The City of Fort Lauderdale is accepting nominations for the 2015-2016 Citizens Recognition Awards ...

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