Attorney Paulette V. Armstead files for House District 92

Continuing years of community involvement as an attorney for children and families, a police officer, and pastor, Democrat Paulette V. Armstead plans to runs for House District 92, the district that has been served by Rep. Gwen Clarke-Reed, who has ...

Snipes gears up for Broward re-election

Broward elections supervisor Dr. Brenda Snipes can start working on her own political campaign now. She filed paperwork to open a campaign account and run for re-election. Snipes, a Lauderdale Lakes resident and former educator, had announced in April her ...

Side walks, renovated parks in budget

The North Miami City Council is prepared to approve a $136 million budget that focuses heavily on capitol improvement projects, including renovations of parks, pools and community centers as well as repairs to aging sidewalks. The budget seems to be ...

Statement from President Dr. Elmira Mangum on the passing of Sybil C. Mobley

The Sybil C. Mobley School of Business and Industry was created in 1974 by founding Dean Sybil C. Mobley. She started her career at FAMU in 1963 when there was no business school, established an accredited program, gathered educated and ...

Remembering Civil Rights Activist Connie Tucker

Today we remember civil rights activist Connie Tucker.

Rochelle Lightfoot selected to travel to DC to perform the national anthem

Native Miami Artist, Rochelle Lightfoot, "The Sweetheart of Song" was present at this year's Congressional Black Caucus convention and was selected by the Caucus Board to kick off the 30th Annual Jazz Concert Celebration for Congressman Conyers.

Keep your hands off Overtown, residents warn

Angry Overtown residents packed Miami Commission chambers late Thursday afternoon to hammer at lawmakers over a zoning plan they say encroaches on their neighborhood and will drive out more poor people. City commissioners were set to approve a proposal to ...

Shady redistricting plan by the GOP

Republican lawmaker says inmates key to defeating Corrine Brown

FAMU to host weekend of family, food, fun, and appreciation

This weekend, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) has a lot to celebrate.

ALC CBC 2015 Weekend Recap

Congresswoman Wilson welcomes long list of South Floridians

Murders over money

Tragedy leaves gunman, two Bethune-Cookman students dead

County shuts us out, Black leaders say

Shaft on no-bid contract raises ire

Obama focuses on the plight of women

Obama was the keynote speaker at the 45th Annual Legislative Conference dinner.

Miami NAACP head resigns

Adora Obi Nweze is fixture in Florida

Pope arrives in first U.S. visit

Pope Francis landed to a red carpet welcome here on Tuesday afternoon as he opened his first visit to the United States determined to press the world’s last superpower to do more to care for the planet and its most ...