Saturday, August 19, 2017

MANASOTA BLACK CHAMBER OF COMMERECE TO HOLD SUMMER VIBES EVENT JULY...

The Manasota Black Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Young Professionals Day event called “Summer Vibes Day Party” on July Saturday, 22, 2017 from...

Men of Valor Awards Breakfast Held

The Sarasota County Branch, NAACP Youth Council held its Seventh Annual Men of Valor Awards breakfast on Saturday, June 24 at the Robert L....

BOOKER HIGH AND LINCOLN MEMORIAL CLASSES OF 1967 HOLDS 50TH REUNION

Twenty-six classmates participated in Booker’s reunion which included family and friends. Classmates came from as far away as Rohnert Park and Santa Maria, California,...

SMH WELCOMES FIRST CLASS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENTS, PREPARES TO OPEN...

Sarasota Memorial Hospital’s first class of resident physicians begin their training July 1, kicking off a graduate medical education (GME) program developed to offset...

BHS’S DR. RACHEL SHELLEY NAMED FLORIDA’S 2017 PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR

SARASOTA COUNTY – Booker High School Principal Rachel Shelley has been honored with Florida’s 2017 Principal Achievement Award for Outstanding Leadership, an award popularly...

WESTCOAST BLACK THEATRE TROUPE PRESENTS ‘BROADWAY IN BLACK’

SARASOTA, FL – Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe presents its 2017 summer show, Broadway in Black, which started June 21 and will run through July...

NEWTOWN’S OWN TO HEAD EMMA E. BOOKER ELEMENTARY

Sarasota County School District Superintendent Todd Bowden announced today that the principals of Heron Creek Middle School in North Port and Brookside Middle School...

Community Within Holiday Giving Event A Success!

BY MWEZI DAKE write4living@yahoo.comThe Community Within is a local non-profit organization which recently gained national attention by being interviewed by CNN and is working...

TEMPO NEWS CELEBRATES FIRST ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY AND AWARDS

BY STAFF WRITER - CLICK LINK TO SEE MORE PHOTOS ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE As a young man growing up in the Newtown community,...

THE LINKS HOLD CANDIDATE FORUM

BY GWEN ATKINSThe Bradenton/Sarasota (FL) Chapter of the Links Incorporated hosted their first candidate forum Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 2:00-4:30 p.m. at the...

Past Issues

NEWTOWN’S NURSE GWEN ATKINS: A LIFETIME OF SERVICE, GONE BUT NOT...

Gwendolyn Atkins spent a lifetime binding bruises, checking blood pressures, teaching teenage mothers, immunizing children, setting up makeshift clinics, soothing seniors’ stress, encouraging and...