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Queen and Slim movie screening Nov. 21. Wanna Go?

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Obesity among Black women outrageously high

NNPA NEWSWIRE — African American women are reportedly more susceptible to being overweight or obese than any other race. The U.S. Department...
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Distracted Driving a Serious Problem

ORLANDO, FL -- As law enforcement agencies throughout Florida zero in on the increasing number of traffic crashes both with and...
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Worried About Saving For College? Here Are The Key Points To Consider

As students head back to college, millions of parents are hoping their younger children someday can do the same.   With the...

Lakeland, FL Has 5th Worst Health Care System Outcomes in the Nation

NEW YORK, October 10, 2019 – The overall quality of health care system outcomes in Lakeland, FL, is the fifth-worst in the...

5 Things Foster Parents Should Know About Navigating The Court System

By Jennifer Lynch   The important role foster parents have in a child’s life expands significantly when they...
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Wanda Sykes to Host 28th Annual Bounce Trumpet Awards

Prestigious Event Celebrating African-American...

NAACP to Address the Underfunding of HBCUs across the U.S. on Upcoming Tele-Town Hall

BALTIMORE (October 8, 2019)—On Thursday, October 10, 2019, the NAACP will address the underfunding of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in...

Florida Department of Education Announces Florida Standards Listening Tour

Tallahassee, Fla., October 1, 2019 – Today, Commissioner Richard Corcoran announced the Florida Standards Listening Tour dates and locations. The department also...

Millions of diabetes patients are missing out on Medicare’s nutrition help

LOUISIANA WEEKLY — The estimated 15 million Medicare enrollees with diabetes or chronic kidney disease are eligible for the benefit,...