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Two Sisters shot dead in Miami-Dade

Police say Stephanie Telusme, 27, and her 23-year-old sister, Joanna, were shot and killed near Northwest 19 Avenue and 60 Street. Two others — a man, 30, and a 24-year-old woman — were also shot and transported to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center in stable condition, Miami-Dade police say. ...

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Broward County Social Justice Coalition Sponsors Voter Rights Registration Drive

      On Saturday, April 13th, a coalition of social justice advocacy groups sponsored a Voter Rights Registration Drive at New Mount Olive Baptist Church, 400 NW 9th Avenue. The drive was one in a series of such events the coalition aims to hold in communities across Broward County. ...

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Sun Trolley Improves Service for Fort Lauderdale’s Neighbors

There’s good news for Fort Lauderdale’s neighbors who are choosing the Sun Trolley as their car-free transportation alternative.  The Sun Trolley’s NW CommunityLink is now providing more service in the mid-day by operating two vehicles instead of one from 11:30 a.m. to 3:20 p.m., and the Neighborhood Link route has been modified to reduce wait times at its most popular destinations! ...

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Growing the Voices of Our Future

In a joint effort to get students involved with the Children Services Council’s 2019 Broward AWARE! Protecting OUR Children campaign: Growing the Voices of Our Future, the Westside Gazette will engage youth in a photovoice (photojournalism) project.  The youth will tell their stories through the written word and through the lens of cameras they will operate as  photojournalists focusing on but not limited t ...

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George and Blanche Meet Again

Broward County artist George Gadson and Mrs. Blanche Ely go back to 1996 when the artist created a bust of her for the first opening of the Ely Educational Museum twenty-three years ago. ...

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Chi Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha named Runner-Up for 2018 MLK Monument Award

Chi Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, was named runner-up for the prestigious 2018 MLK Monument Award for the second year in a row. ...

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Andrew Smalling for Broward County Sheriff

      This release is being issued to announce the candidacy of Andrew Smalling for the office of Broward County Sheriff in the 2020 Primary Election on August 25th, 2020. ...

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The Windsor D. Ferguson Memorial Awards

The family of the Late Bishop Windsor D. Ferguson is proud to announce the recipients of The Windsor D. Ferguson Memorial STEM Awards at Tuskegee University.  This award is restricted to a Florida or a Maryland fulltime undergraduate who demonstrates leadership qualities and academic success.  ...

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FAMU Professor Invents Cooling Vest

     A Florida A&M University (FAMU) professor has developed a cooling vest that could be a lifesaver for football players, fire fighters, soldiers and others who toil in hot, humid weather and also generate millions for the University. ...

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Florida Grand Opera presents a free family fun day at Pompano Beach Cultural Center on April 20, 2019  

     FGO’s Family Day is a fun-filled event where opera fans – young and old, new to the genre or opera aficionados – can come and explore the world of opera through hands-on activities, interactive experiences, and the thrill of live theater. Activities will include stage make up, costume and prop design, instrument petting zoo, voice lessons, and a live musical performance to delight all ages. All partici ...

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