Florida House Democratic Leader Perry Thurston

Thurston Battles Republican War on Voting

August 18, 2014 Staff 0
State House Democratic Leader Perry Thurston has made protecting voting rights a centerpiece of his campaign for Attorney General. He says he would take a dramatically different approach than Rick Scott and Pam Bondi. “Since […]
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ILA Awards More than $22K in Scholarships

August 13, 2014 Staff 0
Last week, the International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA Local 1408), awarded more than $28,000 in scholarships to 21 area high school seniors and college students during a ceremony at JAXPORT. Scholarship applicants were required to submit […]
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Unpaid O.J. Simpson Civil Judgment to be Auctioned

August 13, 2014 Staff 0
After waiting 17 years for O.J. Simpson to pay a $9 million wrongful death judgment, Ronald Goldman‘s mother is selling her right to the cash online. Sharon Rufo listed the judgment Tuesday on JudgmentMarketplace.com with a $1 million starting […]
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Hester Clark’s Agency Leads Mega Conference in D.C.

August 6, 2014 Staff 0
Jacksonville entrepreneur Hester Clark is among three prominent Jacksonville Women-owned Business Entrepreneurs who are taking Washington, DC by storm this week for the National Minority Enterprise Development Week Conference (MED Week 2014), the nation’s premier […]
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How to Change Your Image

August 6, 2014 Staff 0
by Valecia Weeks Why do we care about how we look? Since the beginning of time, we as women have concerned ourselves with our appearance and how physically attractive we are. However, in these modern […]
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Americans Benefit from Helping Africans

August 6, 2014 Staff 0
By LaTrina Antoine Special to the NNPA from the AFRO   WASHINGTON  (NNPA) – Increasing United States investment opportunities in Africa could help the economy create more jobs for Americans, according to U.S. officials “Our […]
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Obama Seeks Longterm Partnership in Africa

August 6, 2014 Staff 0
By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – President Barack Obama announced Tuesday that the federal government and private U.S. companies are investing $33 billion in Africa – $12 billion in new commitments – […]
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