James W. Macon, educator, businessman, and newspaper publisher died last week while home with family. A great man, a distinguished man, Macon sought to serve the African American community thorough education and publishing. T The longtime publisher of The Florida Sun newspaper, Macon felt it was his duty to encourage and inform Central Florida’s […]
For Tarick, it’s like music to his ears. “After a concert, hearing the applause and seeing everyone cheering for you, it just stops your heart,” he says.
In an act of insensitivity to the African American community in West Orlando, WFTV Channel 9 is seen as misrepresenting and attacking Orlando City Commissioner Daisy Lynum, after a recent news report aired regarding a letter written by the Commissioner to OPD Chief Michael McCoy. Viewers who saw the report believe that it painted a […]
The Pain Rehab Doctors Corner Got Back Pain? By Nnamdi Nwaogwugwu M.D. Have you been at a job that requires a lot of sitting, standing or lifting, and began to notice a stiffness and tightness in your back? Or have you joyfully and playfully bent down to pick up your baby and needed help standing […]
Orange County Commissioner Tiffany Moore is walking the walk.
UCF President John Hitt, at a budget meeting in Tallahassee, said Tuesday that he will be forming a security task force at UCF in response to Monday’s massacre.
The City of Orlando successfully completed its 2006 Employee Workplace Giving Campaign with more than a 20% increase in annual contributions. The Workplace Giving Campaign program provides City employees an opportunity to donate to charitable, not-for-profit organization(s) of their choice. more
Community Meeting Provides Overview of Development and Construction Process Generating $1 Billion in Local Economic Impact
The Pine Hills Community Council is wrong for Pine Hills. The Pine Hills Community Council has long outlived its usefulness and can point to nothing it has achieved on behalf of the residents of Pine Hills. Its flaccid and impotent leadership has served as a deterrent to community involvement. It behaves as a filter and […]