Tuesday, October 17, 2017

9TH ANNUAL GBM TEEN SUMMIT FEATURES CELEBRITY GUESTS, SHARK TANK AND...

(SARASOTA) – The American Idol season seven contestant #67235 who wowed Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Paula Abdul with her spot on soulful delivery...

USF SARASOTA-MANATEE WELCOMES RONNIQUE MAJOR-HUNDLEY

SARASOTA, FL – USF Sarasota-Manatee is proud to welcome local teacher Ronnique Major-Hundley to assist in its community outreach efforts. “We are thrilled to have...

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...

Past Issues

SARASOTA NAACP NAME AWARD HONOREES

The Sarasota County Branch NAACP will celebrate the achievements of individuals, businesses and organizations at its 32nd Annual Freedom Awards Banquet on Thursday, October...