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Parent education and community forum

Parent education and community forum

L-R, LDF Attorneys Roger Plata, Enrique Escarraz, Angel Harris and Elizabeth Reese   BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG …

Gibbs students clean cars for Miami college tours

Gibbs students clean cars for Miami college tours

BY ALLEN A. BUCHANAN, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Julian Van, Anthony Harrell and Trafton Williams all have one ambition in common. …

In St. Pete, history and heritage inform progress

In St. Pete, history and heritage inform progress

Deputy Mayor Dr. Kanika Tomalin BY DR. KANIKA TOMALIN, Deputy Mayor ST. PETERSBURG — This month we celebrate African American …

A guide to opening your own business

A guide to opening your own business

Stephanie Wynn   BY FRANK DROUZAS, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – With her upcoming book “Readi – Set Go! A Simple Guide on …

Scruggs throws her hat for in the race

Scruggs throws her hat for in the race

ST. PETERSBURG — Valentine’s Day launched the official kickoff of Maria L. Scruggs’ campaign for St. Petersburg City Council District …

It’s time for local government to speak out on gun violence

It’s time for local government to speak out on gun violence

ST. PETERSBURG – Councilwoman Lisa Wheeler-Bowman has earned a small victory in her quest to reduce gun violence in St. Petersburg – …

Like father, like son

Like father, like son

BY DEXTER MCCREE, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG – One famous basketball coach suggested a possible injustice that adults have toward …

Girl power

Girl power

Dominque Wade, Maya Wade, and Jordaan Brown watch as instructors Donnie Ali-McClendon and Crystal McClendon demonstrate self-defense moves. …

PCUL announces expansion into six new counties

PCUL announces expansion into six new counties

USJP Team: Front Row: President & CEO Watson Haynes, Linda Ali, Sondra Jackson, Stacey Flowers Back Row: Larry Finkle, Vonda Ford, …

Soul and Sophistication

Soul and Sophistication

By Allen A. Buchanan, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – The culmination of this year’s Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival was an invitation …

South side community radio station celebrates launch

South side community radio station celebrates launch

ST. PETERSBURG — Sat., Feb. 18, the community is invited to celebrate the launch of WBPU 96.3 FM. Dubbed “Black Power 96,” this new …

A call to action

A call to action

Photo by Pezz Photo   TAMPA BAY – One Church One Child of Florida challenges communities to seriously consider adopting or mentoring …

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