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Central Station Barbershop & Grooming

Central Station Barbershop & Grooming

Master barber Antonio Brown offers hair coloring, hot towel shaves, eyebrow service, beard trims, facials and kids cuts.   BY RAVEN …

JHOP tours Midtown

JHOP tours Midtown

JHOP teachers watching a video on Curtis “Wall Street” Carroll   By Dexter McCree, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG – The new …

S.T.Y.L.E. spotlights youth

S.T.Y.L.E. spotlights youth

Jared Young   By Allen A. Buchanan, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – The Pinellas County Urban League’s annual Summer Training In …

Maria Scruggs brings experience with Midtown’s struggles to the race

Maria Scruggs brings experience with Midtown’s struggles to the race

BY GRAHAM COLTON & RICHARD MARINI, Neighborhood News Bureau ST. PETERSBURG — Maria Scruggs, 59, president of St. Petersburg’s …

Stonewall is here

Stonewall is here

Dear Editor: This is an open letter to the members of the “Stonewall” Democratic Party organization here in St. Petersburg. I am the …

What is the first amendment to Principal Hepburn?

What is the first amendment to Principal Hepburn?

  Dear Editor: Jail is back in session! I mean, school, right? I can’t tell the difference these days. On the first day back, faculty …

Fighting food deserts

Fighting food deserts

Dear Editor: The issue of food deserts has become a consistent theme throughout St. Petersburg’s primary election season, particularly in …

Because silence is deadly and inaction = complicity

Because silence is deadly and inaction = complicity

Rev. William Gravely   Dear Editor: I was about to lay low and say nothing in this city election cycle. My attitude was “let the …

Mini Lights: Folklore as a way to deal with trauma

Mini Lights: Folklore as a way to deal with trauma

BY JABAAR EDMOND, Contributor ST. PETERSBURG – The local Mini Lights urban legend of little green creatures snatching and eating …

A call to action!

A call to action!

  TAMPA BAY – One Church One Child of Florida challenges communities to seriously consider adopting or mentoring children in need of a …

Business and political relationships make the difference

Business and political relationships make the difference

  BY CINDY CARTER, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Former Mayor Rick Baker hopes to have one more shot at running the city with the …

Kriseman team tries to silence black community at ‘Vigil Against Hate’

Kriseman team tries to silence black community at ‘Vigil Against Hate’

  Dear Editor: Rick Kriseman’s “Vigil Against Hate” at Demen’s Landing took an ugly turn on Sunday night when the white Democratic …

Cainion and Scruggs driving Dist. 6

Cainion and Scruggs driving Dist. 6

  BY GYPSY C. GALLARDO, theburgvotes.com After scrapping our first attempt to survey voters about District 6, and scrubbing responses …

There’s a genocide happening and it’s against the black community

There’s a genocide happening and it’s against the black community

  Dear Editor: On August 6, three teenage black boys, Dejarae Thomas, Keontae Brown, and Jimmie Goshey were chased to their deaths by …

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