Faith & Family


Bendross-Mindingall honors youth mentors

Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall, School Board Member for District 2, recognized the 100 Black Men of South Florida and the Miami Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. at a recent School Board meeting. The 100 Black Men of South ...

Faith Calendar

Food and clothing distribution takes place 4 p.m. every Wednesday at Zion Hope Missionary Baptist Church. Call 786-541-3687. St. Mary’s Missionary Baptist Church is hosting Community Neighborhood Day, Sept. 19-20 in Coconut Grove starting at 10 a.m. Call 786-277-6094.

Happy 108 Birthday Bessie Cox

Today is the 108th birthday of Ms. Bessie Cox and she will be honored at Glory Temple Ministries Seniors Ball on Sept. 26.

Moses Hillman: “A devoted family man”

A celebration to honor Moses Hillman’s 100th birthday will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12, at the Miami Shores Country Club, 10000 Biscayne Blvd. Moses Hillman was born Sept.15, 1915 in Springvale, Georgia. He was the fourth of 13 children ...

Barry celebrates 75th anniversary

Seventy-five years ago on Sept. 13, 1940, an open house invited the public to the campus of the first all-women's Catholic college in Florida. Focusing on the daughters of middle and working class parents, Barry University, then named Barry College, ...

Graduate scholarships available to teachers

SR Education Group, an education research publisher, announced a new Graduate School Scholarship for Teachers. The scholarship is open to all U.S. teachers currently attending or accepted into graduate school. All SR Education Group scholarships are need-based and will be ...

Dolphins, Norland team for magnet program

Miami Norland Senior High School and the Miami Dolphins Foundation have teamed up to develop a sports medicine magnet program, which is the first of its kind in Miami-Dade County. The pilot program will prepare students for future education and ...

Free family expo Saturday

Parenting is a tough job, which is why The Children’s Trust wants to make it a little easier through its annual free Family Expo happening this year on Saturday, Sept. 12 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Miami-Dade ...

Chief Cheryl Cason honored at Bethel AME Church

Retired Opa-locka Police Chief Cheryl Anita Cason was one of five honorees on the “Women’s Day” program at Bethel AME Church in Pompano Beach, Aug. 30. The theme of the day, “Daughters of Destiny Defying Worldly Constraints in Pursuit of ...

Christian Girls Brunch Club hosts 2nd annual Prayer Brunch and Auction

The Christian Girls Brunch Club (CGBC), a young woman’s ministry, will host its second annual “Power Up” Prayer Brunch and Silent Auction 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26, at First Presbyterian Church of Miami located at 609 Brickell Ave., in ...

Jews join Blacks in journey for justice

Endorsing the NAACP's support of civil rights for all in the United States, Temple Beth Am's Rabbi Rachel G. Greengrass recently participated in a leg of "America's Journey for Justice" march.

African Heritage center marks 40 years

The center is celebrating 40 years of educating South Florida youth in arts and culture, while exposing them to the legacy of African values. This year marks the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center’s “Sankofa” Anniversary celebration.

'Stop the Violence' event readies kids for school

Miami-Dade Public Schools District 2 Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall recently partnered with United Teachers of Dade and The Circle of Brotherhood to host a “Stop the Violence” back to school event.

Florida International University unveils a new $3M Tech Station

Facility prepares students for careers in technology, computer engineering

Trained early to love God and serve people

Reverent Dr. Anthony A. Tate, the founder and pastor of the New Resurrection Community Church located at 2167 NW 64 St., Miami. was trained at an early age to love God, his son, Jesus Christ, and obey the Holy Spirit. ...