Category : California

West / California - 9 months ago

“Who Can Be Trusted?”

January 31, 2018Estate Planning 101 By Attorney Marlene S. Cooper Marlene S. Cooper When creating estate planning documents such as a living trust, power of attorney for finances or health care, or even a simple will, one of the most difficult deci...

West / California - 9 months ago

Why Turning Back Your Aging Clock Is Possible

It’s thumbs-up to “Renewology”, the newly created anti-aging program in Pasadena. Some of the members of the Renewology team, included here, shared life-changing information to guests at theWorkshop at the Women’s City Club, this month. The inaugu...

West / California - 9 months ago

State of Black America Is Strong, Experts Say

Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Four, preeminent Black leaders in America today, addressed the challenges and celebrated the success stories of the African American community, during a “State of Black America” forum at the 2018 National...

West / California - 9 months ago

What We’ve Lost During Trump’s First Year

Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) The year leading up to his inauguration in 2017, as the Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump espoused senseless, baseless and ultimately empty assertions about the state of Black Americans and our communities. “...

West / California - 9 months ago

Lest We Forget

Joe C. Hopkins, Journal Publisher We just past the first full year without Barack and Michelle Obama in the White House serving as our fi rst Black President and First Lady. I am remembering the days when we would call out loud when we saw a Black p...

West / California - 9 months ago

Laila Ali: Be Unique and Pursue Your Dreams

Laila Ali developed the values of hard work, determination and courage growing up as the youngest child of the legendary boxer and humanitarian Muhammad Ali. Her own record of 24 wins—21 of which were knockouts—and zero losses has made her the most...

West / California - 9 months ago

Dollar General Announces Call for New Vendors

Suppliers, companies and manufacturers with exciting new products who want to reach millions of consumers and partner with one of America’s fastest-growing retailers that is currently listed #128 on the Fortune 500 list and posted $22 billion in FY...

West / California - 9 months ago

Jennifer Hudson to star in new Aretha Franklin biopic

The Grio MGM is set to produce a new Aretha Franklin biopic, which will star Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson as the legendary Franklin. On Saturday night, Clive Davis hosted his annual pre-Grammy party in which he reportedly revealed the exciting castin...

West / California - 9 months ago

CA LEGISLATURE HONORS DR. JOHN E. WARREN

By D. Van Rensalier-Warren On Friday, January 12, 2018, Rev. Dr. John Warren was awarded a Martin Luther King, Jr “Unsung Hero Award” by the California State Legislature. Assemblymember Shirley Weber nominated Dr. Warren for exemplary community leade...

West / California - 9 months ago

CES 2018: THE FUTURE IS NOW

by Barbara Smith Self-driving cars, roll-up tvs, social robots, the world’s skinniest laptop, a real-time earphone translator and a suitcase that follows you with a camera were some of the gadgets and innovative products that tech companies and entre...