Yearly Archives: 2017

Congratulations to the 2017 PABJ Awardees

Congratulations to the 2017 PABJ Awardees

By Eric Nzeribe The Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists (PABJ) hosted its 2017 Awards and Scholarship Gala Ceremony. The event, hosted by NBC’s White House Correspondent Kristen Welker took…

Around the Town with Leona

Around the Town with Leona

Philadelphia Eagles Brandon Graham cuts the ribbon for the Bags Food for Hungerevent at the Oregon Avenue Shoprite. Breast Cancer Month (October) is celebrated throughout the community:  USPS, Business Mail…

Zed’s Gifts Mexican Bizarre

Zed’s Gifts Mexican Bizarre

Are you interested in Hand-crafted jewelry, clothes, home decor & other speciality items from Mexico. Come out to Zed’s Gifts Mexican Bizarre. December 2, 2017 4210 Baltimore…

Holiday Giving: A Season to be Generous

Holiday Giving: A Season to be Generous

By Bobbi Booker November 28, 2017 marks the sixth annual #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back at the beginning of the Christmas and holiday season. The awareness initiative…

FUNTIMES GALA – THE FUN YOU MISSED

FUNTIMES GALA – THE FUN YOU MISSED

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Advice from Women Designers of the Diaspora

Advice from Women Designers of the Diaspora

By AmaAdoo Creative energy is a force that has power manifested in unlimited forms. As an artist and storyteller, I am constantly discovering new ways to connect communities, and finding…

Flight Instructor

Flight Instructor

By Bea Joyner As we look into our children’s faces when they are born, we know that someday they will grow up and leave our home. Our job is…

Waffles on a Soul Food Menu?

Waffles on a Soul Food Menu?

By: Lyn Sheppard Culturally as a people, we think we know our soul food items, so when did waffles make its debut onto the soul food stage? At Aprons Authentic…

It’s a Win-Win for Our Community

It’s a Win-Win for Our Community

A partial listing of Black-owned places to shop for the holidays.  Let us know your favorites as well. 1              A Part of ME (consignment & new clothing & jewelry…

Dentist Enjoys Bringing Quality Care to the Community

Dentist Enjoys Bringing Quality Care to the Community

Article by Ayana Jones As the owner of Champion Dentistry, Dr. Charles W. Champion enjoys providing quality dental care to the community. His West Philadelphia-based practice provides a range…