Saturday, August 19, 2017
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BY STAFF WRITER - CLICK LINK TO SEE MORE PHOTOS ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE As a young man growing up in the Newtown community, Johnny Hunter Sr. always had a mind for business. He has the quality of insight...
The Holidays are quickly approaching with all its busy plans make sure you mark this Saturday, December 10,2016 and make your way to the Palmetto Boys & Girls Club for the 10th Annual Holiday give Away organized and sponsored...
BY C.S. HOWARDMarion Boyd, MBA, CPLC, is employed by Ernst & Young, LLP (EY) Accounting Firm where she is the Project Manager for the South- east Region Risk Strategy/Internal Controls over Financial Reporting (ICFR) Project Manager. EY...
BY C.S. HOWARDHonorees (left to right) Trenton Davis, Sheldon Cantrell, Theresa Scott, Donna Honor, Xtavia Bailey, Shavonne and Keenan Wooten and Rashad Dawkins.Black Nurses Rock – Bradenton/Sarasota Chapter held its first annual Presidential Service Awards Gala at the Renaissance...

SPOTLIGHT ON: Kiarra Womack

By C.S. HowardKiarra Womack is 18 years old and attends The Out-of-Door Academy (ODA) where she maintains a 4.10 GPA. She has been actively involved in activities throughout her high school career, in addition to pursuing academic excellence. She...
BY MWEZI DAKE write4living@yahoo.comJercoiya Waiters of Manatee County was crowned Miss Manatee while competing in the Miss Manatee Scholarship Pageant at the Manatee Performing Arts Center on Saturday, November 19, 2016 winning the crown and a one thousand dollar...
Rubonia Community Center ‘s first “Halloween Bash” for the children of the community It was a “Spooktacular Nite” of fun for 55 area students and their parents. The bash was held Saturday, October 29, 2016, during the wicked hours...
BY DAISEY SAUNDERS“It’s better to be prepared for an opportunity and not have one than to have one and not be prepared.”– Whitney YoungPreparation is the key to success. In this rapidly changing, complex and competitive world,...
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 Selby Library in Sarasota, Florida. The guest were addressed and welcomed by the president of...
BY MWEZI DAKE write4living@yahoo.comRodney Jones, Manatee NAACP President and Tracy Martin, father of slain teen Trayvon Martin. PHOTO BY FLIPSQUARD PHOTOGRAPHYThe Manatee County’s Chapter of the NAACP held its annual Freedom Fund & Awards Banquet, October 14, 2016 at...

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...