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Black Woman Climbs Flagpole, Snatches Confederate Flag Down From South Carolina Statehouse

They say if you want something done, get a (black) woman to do it. Just after dawn this morning, activist and North Carolina educator Bree Newsome climbed a 30-foot flag pole and snatched the Confederate flag down from the South Carolina Statehouse grounds. As officers repeatedly asked, “Ma’am, please come down off the pole,” Newsome quoted scripture on her descent, including verses from Psalms: “The Lord i ...

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St. John United Methodist Church holds prayer vigil for slain Emmanuel AME shooting victims

Just two days removed from the terrible incident, thousands of miles away, a South Florida church held a prayer vigil to honor those killed. ...

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Broward does well in state budget

Broward does well in state budget ...

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ULBC celebrates 40th Anniversary by launching ‘Breaking the Cycle’ Campaign

The Urban League of Broward County (ULBC) is celebrating 40 years of serving the community by breaking the cycle of poverty for tens of thousands of local people who had been held back by crippling economic and social factors. ...

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BrightStar Credit Union holds car sale for members and the public at Volunteer Park

BrightStar Credit Union, one of the largest credit unions in South Florida with more than 54,000 members, will hold a Car Sale at Volunteer Park, ...

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Tavis Smiley signs on to South Florida Book Festival on July 17 & 18

Leading off the festival is talk show host Tavis Smiley, a popular figure on NPR and PBS radio. ...

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The many faces of Rachel Dolezal

The many faces of Rachel Dolezal ...

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Hampton House one step closer to reclaiming former glory

Hampton House one step closer to reclaiming former glory ...

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Teacher retires after celebrating Golden anniversary in MDPS

Teacher retires after celebrating Golden anniversary in MDPS ...

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North Broward County (FL) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated inducted new members

North Broward County (FL) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated congratulated its newest members who joined their chain of friendship and service on May 9, 2015. ...

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