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Comm. Monestime honors champion Gwen Cherry Bulls

Miami-Dade County Commission Chairman Jean Monestime honored the Gwen Cherry Bulls at the Feb. 18 Board of County Commissioners meeting in recognition of their 24-7 victory over the North Philly Aztecs to capture the 2014 Pop Warner Jr. Pee Wee ...

Lifestyle Happenings

Inner City Children’s Touring Dance will have free Introductory Classical Ballet Workshops for girls ages 6-8 and 9-12 on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Call 305-758-1577 or visit www.childrendance.net. The women’s friends group of Miami invites ladies 45 and over with ...

All that Jazz

Melton Mustafa, the director of jazz studies at Florida Memorial University, has done it all. An educator, producer, arranger, composer and trumpeter, he even has a jazz festival named after him. This weekend, Florida Memorial University holds the 18th annual ...

CARIBE FILM FEST

The stage is set for a weekend of cultural pride and empowerment for struggling Caribbean filmmakers who will learn how to succeed in a tough entertainment industry during the inaugural Caribe Film Fest on Feb 27-28 at the Little Haiti ...

To the activists: Don't make Lavall Hall your 15 minutes

Another Black man is dead at the hands of law enforcement and this time closer to home, here in Miami Gardens. Lavall Hall was killed in an altercation with Miami Gardens police, but let's not jump on the Ferguson bandwagon ...

Chatter that Matters

What a great time members of the African Committee of the Dade Heritage had at it’s recent 22nd Annual Commemorative Service and the 7th Annual Youth Talent on Parade. The cool weather made it a perfect

The Social Whirl

The Booker T. Washington Alumni Association wanted a change from the traditional Orange, Black and White Tea this year so they took the tea to the sea by traveling to Bimini during the weekend of February 7 and called it ...

Sportscaster discusses famous Black athletes at MDC

CBS sportscaster Jim Berry has met many Black athletes over the course of his 20-plus years of reporting. At a recent discussion held at Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus, he shared some stories with students on what he's learned from ...

It's goin' down for real

The time has finally come around. Like the rapper Flo Rida has said, "It's Goin Down For Real." No more disputes about gloves, steroids and all of that crap. We have finally got a fight. The boxing god's have heard ...

It's okay to be a little kinky

Starting from childhood, women with curly or kinky hair learn to harbor feelings of low self-esteem because of it – a new Dove global study says – but a Miami-based natural hair movement hopes to reinstate a woman’s love for ...

“The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl'

There is life after high school. And were you ever happy to learn that! You couldn’t imagine spending the rest of your days feeling like you did at 13 when hormone-driven teenagers roamed the halls with bad hair and mean ...

Sit-down with 'Selma' star

If you've been reading my columns thus far, you've noticed that I'm an avid pursuer of truth. Understanding is my drug of choice and I've just got to have it. It's why I'm inviting you back to "NiteCap Live" on ...

Chatter that Matters

The King of Clubs of greater Miami demonstrated served its true purpose recently when it helped the family of Jerry Miller bury their loved one. Dr. Astrid Mack, president emeritus of the King of Clubs, led the effort to put ...

The Social Whirl

"The members of Just Us gathered at the Rusty Pelican to celebrate their 45th anniversary with brunch on February 14. More than a club, Just Us is a group of diverse women who have remained friends for forty-five years. The ...

Lifestyle Happenings

BTW Alumni Association will meet tomorrow 6 p.m. in BTW High School cafeteria. Call 305-213-0188. Inner City Children’s Touring Dance will have free Introductory Classical Ballet Workshops for girls ages 6-8 and 9-12 on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Call 305-758-1577 ...

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