Category : Northeast

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

Rochester, New York: What Makes The Roc Rock?

Rochester, New York: What Makes The Roc Rock? Sep 10, 2018Featured News Every year about 43 million Americans move. They move into college door rooms, apartments, homes, and condominiums. They move down the street, across town, on the other si...

Northeast / Washington DC - 2 weeks ago

CBCF Preps for 48th Legislative Conference

Two senators — Cory Booker of New Jersey and Kamala Harris of California — will serve as honorary co-chairs of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Inc.’s 48th Annual Legislative Conference scheduled Sept. 12-16 at the Walter E. Washington Con...

Northeast / Washington DC - 2 weeks ago

Rising Costs Forcing Many Seniors to the Edge

Second of two parts. Millions of Americans have big plans for Sunday, Sept. 9 when we honor the countless good deeds and unselfish service that grandparents provide day in and day out during National Grandparents Day — an annual observance that beg...

Northeast / Washington DC - 2 weeks ago

Black Churches Go After Wells Fargo, Hilton

The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches comprised of 15 denominations and 15.7 million African Americans, has launched a nationwide boycott against Wells Fargo and the Hilton Hotel corporation for dis...

Northeast / Washington DC - 2 weeks ago

Prince George’s Launches Job Programs

As Prince George’s County officials tout the majority-Black jurisdiction as Maryland’s top producer of job growth over the past two years, a county program seeks to reach even more residents. Employ Prince George’s, a quasi-governmental agency, rec...