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Kevin Hart gets engaged during ex-wife’s new reality show

Aug. 20, 2014 - Kevin Hart has just got engaged to his long-term girlfriend Eniko Parrish. The comedic actor popped the question during his lady’s 30th birthday bash Monday evening. In a video clip that captures the big moment, the funnyman took to a microphone to make his surprise proposal. “Which is why on this perfect day, I chose to make the most perfect decision,” he gushed before getting down on bended knee to present Parrish with a huge diamond sparkler. Read more at thegrio.com.

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Redskins defense pays tribute to Michael Brown

Aug. 20, 2014 - During Monday night’s preseason game against the Cleveland Browns, several defensive players for the Redskins paid tribute to Michael Brown during their entrance onto the field.

Veteran safety Brandon Meriweather and accompanying defensive backs walked onto the field with their hands up. Read more at nbcwashington.com.

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Sybrina Fulton writes letter to family of Michael Brown

Aug. 20, 2014 - The mother of slain teenager Trayvon Martin has written a letter expressing support for the family of Michael Brown.

In an exclusive letter published Monday for TIMESybrina Fulton offers Brown’s relatives her personal recommendations on how to cope with pain and advice for moving forward. In her more than 800-word letter, Fulton writes she will “pray for you then share my continuing journey as you  begin yours. Read more at theroot.com.

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Events

2014 Imperial Council A.E.A.O.N.M.S. Parade (Shriner's Parade)

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Location: Parade along 7th Avenue in Ybor City

Contact: Dion Hose | phone: (256)655-4075

The Ancient Egyptian Arabic Order Nobles of the Mystic Shrine Prince Hall Shriners and Daughters of Isis, 2014 Imperial Session will host their annual parade in Ybor City on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 starting at 6:00pm. The parade will start at Nick Nuccio Parkway and 7th Avenue, proceed east on 7th Avenue to 19th Street, go north on 19th Street and disband.  There will be a grand stand viewing area set up at the intersection of 19th Street and 7th Avenue for the event.

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Hillsborough Branch NAACP August General Membership Meeting

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Location: Unity Missionary Baptist Church, 3111 Ybor St. in Tampa

Contact: website: www.hillsboroughnaacp.org

This is a public meeting for the membership of the branch and those interested in getting involved with any of the Branch activities or have other issues of concern are welcome to attend.  There will be a special presentation by Mr. & Mrs. Andrew Joseph, parents of the Late Master Andrew "Pee Wee" Joseph,( the young student killed while crossing I-4 when inappropriately ejected from the Fairgrounds).  You will be able to Register to VOTE! Join, or renew your NAACP Membership.

Category: Civic Events

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2nd Annual Corporate Responsibility Summit

Friday, August 22, 2014

Location: FIU, MARC Pavillion in Miami

Contact: website: www.floridadiversitycouncil.org

The goal of the Corporate Responsibility Summit is to bring professionals from companies, corporations, and organizations together to share best practices in Corporate Social Responsibility.Click here to register.

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