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2018 Men and Women of Distinction Awards

2018 Men and Women of Distinction Awards

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG — The Gathering of Women, Inc. 2018 Men and Women of Distinction Awards Ceremony kicked …

Crime survivors speak

Crime survivors speak

BY J.A. JONES, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – The St. Petersburg area Crime Survivors for Safety and Justice (CSSJ) gathered community …

100 years and counting!

100 years and counting!

Mamie Chapman   BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG — Family and friends gathered at the old Mercy Hospital, now known …

She is somebody

She is somebody

BY Keisha Bell Sadly, women have been the victims of sexual assault since before biblical times. On plantations, black women were routinely …

Black Wall Street:  A legacy of success, part 1

Black Wall Street: A legacy of success, part 1

Black-owned businesses began to evolve as African Americans established social and economic institutions designed to achieve control over …

I AM Rosalie Peck

I AM Rosalie Peck

BY GWENDOLYN REESE Rosalie Peck was the last of 10 children born to her parents, James and Octavia Peck. A native of St. Petersburg, she …

The heart to feed

The heart to feed

BY Dexter McCree, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Ernestine McCrone could not take seeing a homeless woman walking the streets with no …

Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg welcomes new trustees

Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg welcomes new trustees

ST. PETERSBURG – The Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg is pleased to announce Imam Askia Muhammad Aquil has joined its Board of …

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