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St. Petersburg’s Black Poverty Rate Falls Again, Reaches All-Time Low

St. Petersburg’s Black Poverty Rate Falls Again, Reaches All-Time Low

  By Gypsy C. Gallardo, CEO, The 2020 Plan │ September 21, 2017 Last week, on September 14th, the U.S. Census released its newest …

Recovery mode from Hurricane Irma

Recovery mode from Hurricane Irma

The City of St. Petersburg remains in recovery mode from Hurricane Irma. Here’s some important information and answers to frequently …

When the storm is over

When the storm is over

BY DEXTER MCCREE, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG — Long after Hurricane Irma has left the area, the affects will be felt. Her …

Mo Buckets visits JHOP

Mo Buckets visits JHOP

  BY DEXTER MCCREE, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG — Marreese Speights, aka Mo Buckets, scored points with the students of John …

Take a stand, Part 1

Take a stand, Part 1

by Keisha Bell Are you the type of person to do something about racial injustice or are you a “go-along-to-get-along” type in the face …

Weather Update and School Closure Announcement

Weather Update and School Closure Announcement

  Updated at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 Weather Update and School Closure Announcement Pinellas County Schools will …

My Brother and Sister’s Keeper

My Brother and Sister’s Keeper

BY Goliath J. Davis, III, Ph.D, Contributor ST. PETERSBURG — Data from the most recent mayoral race indicates those in the …

New home for the Mills family

New home for the Mills family

By Allen A. Buchanan, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Habitat for Humanity presented the Mills family with their new home in Midtown last …

Putting neighbor back in the hood

Putting neighbor back in the hood

By Allen A. Buchanan, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Last month, the Childs Park Neighborhood Association teamed up with Rental 2 Depot …

Assistance & cooperative education available

Assistance & cooperative education available

ST. PETERSBURG  –  Florida Cooperative Empowered Economic Development Corp. (Florida Ceed), a newly formed 501(c)(3) nonprofit, …

Medicare Advantage seminars Oct. 7 & 17

Medicare Advantage seminars Oct. 7 & 17

  ST. PETERSBURG – SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) is holding an informational seminar on Medicare Advantage Plans and …

National Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month

National Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month

  ST. PETERSBURG – September is National Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month which coincides with the Sickle Cell Disease Association …

Full circle

Full circle

By Keisha Bell Have you ever had a sense of déjà vu? Maybe such recognition was not a “sense” but an actual awareness of knowing that …

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