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Bernie Sanders Unveils Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Plan

Bernie Sanders Unveils Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Plan

August 19, 2019 Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is proposing a criminal justice overhaul that aims to cut the nation’s prison population in half, end mandatory minimum...

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Zimbabwe sanctions: Sadc calls on US and EU to drop policy

Zimbabwe sanctions: Sadc calls on US and EU to drop policy

August 19, 2019 A group of 16 African countries has called on the US and EU to "immediately lift" economic sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe. The policy was hurting the region, said Tanzania...

Black teens were raising money for their football team when a white woman held them at gunpoint, police say

Black teens were raising money for their football team when a white woman held them at gunpoint, police say

August 19, 2019  Four Arkansas teens were going door to door to raise money for their high school football team when a woman held them at gunpoint, police say. The 10th-grade boys, who...

Bernie Sanders Unveils Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Plan

Bernie Sanders Unveils Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Plan

August 19, 2019 Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is proposing a criminal justice overhaul that aims to cut the nation’s prison population in half, end mandatory minimum...

The billion-dollar travel group that tourism overlooks

The billion-dollar travel group that tourism overlooks

August 12, 2019 Fed up of constant job rejections, 29-year-old Craig Kingston decided he need to do something drastic. So the South Florida native quit the nine to five role he hated, booked a...

Entenmann's Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies have been recalled due to blue plastic contamination

Entenmann's Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies have been recalled due to blue plastic contamination

August 12, 2019 Entenmann's Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies are being recalled due to customer complaints of finding blue plastic pieces on these commercially baked products, the company said...

Why America still can't face up to Trump's racism

Why America still can't face up to Trump's racism

August 12, 2019 The Unite the Right riot in Charlottesville in 2017 was the largest eruption of white supremacist violence in the United States in a generation, if only the most visible of...

He represented the captain who hit the Sunshine Skyway. Now, Steve Yerrid is making a film

He represented the captain who hit the Sunshine Skyway. Now, Steve Yerrid is making a film

August 11, 2019 A tourist from London spotted a film crew near John's Pass and walked over to ask what they were shooting. A documentary, they replied, about the deaths of 35 people in the...

New Resource for People in Need Opens on St. Pete College Midtown Campus

New Resource for People in Need Opens on St. Pete College Midtown Campus

August 9, 2019 A new resource is now available for people in need throughout Pinellas County. The RCS Express Center opened in June and offers services to anyone who needs them.  RCS...

White Supremacist President Blames Media, Internet, and Video Games for Mass Shootings, Says Nothing about Guns

White Supremacist President Blames Media, Internet, and Video Games for Mass Shootings, Says Nothing about Guns

August 5, 2019 If you expected the tragic mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, by two white domestic terrorists (at least one of whom is alleged to be a white supremacist, but...

Creating an oasis of hope in one of Haiti's most dangerous neighborhoods

Creating an oasis of hope in one of Haiti's most dangerous neighborhoods

August 2, 2019 Staggering poverty, political instability and natural disasters have long plagued Haiti, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere. This year has been especially brutal:...

Bay Area Events

Posterior Excellence Class - Group Fitness

Posterior Excellence Class - Group Fitness

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 7:15 PM – 8:15 PM Online registration is open and a must to attend class, spaces are limited.Posterior Excellence Classes start Monday who's ready to get those...

OCGC Turns 1yr $3.00 Meals with One Community Grocery Co-op

OCGC Turns 1yr $3.00 Meals with One Community Grocery Co-op

Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM The OCGC turns 1yr old. Come out and celebrate with us at our South St Petes Grocery Co-op for $3.00 meals. Your donation, at the door, gets...

Feastival: Benefiting The Centre for Women

Feastival: Benefiting The Centre for Women

Thursday, August 22, 2019 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM More than 1,000 gather at this event featuring music, food, spirits and beverage samples from Tampa Bay’s finest restaurants and...

Tampa Summer Business Expo 2019(Free to the public)

Tampa Summer Business Expo 2019(Free to the public)

Handling Relationships God's Way Women's Conference

Handling Relationships God's Way Women's Conference

Saturday, August 24, 2019 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Free Admission What does God expect of you? The Married Woman  The Single Woman The Separated Woman  The Divorced Woman The Widowed...

St Pete Tacos & Margs Crawl

St Pete Tacos & Margs Crawl

Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 2 PM – 9 PM The Tacos & Margs Crawl is coming to St Pete! Close out summer right with lots of 🌮tacos & 🍹margs, plus check in at each stop with our app to...

Bridges to Business Vendor Certification Tour

Bridges to Business Vendor Certification Tour

August 24, 2019 - 9:00 a.m. to Noon Learn how to become a certified and/or registered vendor with the City of Tampa. Currently contracting opportunities in: -New & existing construction...

The Woman In The Mirror Retreat

The Woman In The Mirror Retreat

Love, Fun, Music, Games, Vendors & Silent Auction.  There will be a Continental Breakfast 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  Speakers begin at 10:00 am 

The Professionals RoofTop Pool Party Bash

The Professionals RoofTop Pool Party Bash

Sun, August 25, 2019 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM We all about business at the Tampa Business Club! A healthy mind, spirit and soul is the most important fundamental aspect of great business! With...

Diabetes Education Empowerment Program (DEEP) Class Schedule

Diabetes Education Empowerment Program (DEEP) Class Schedule

The Diabetes Education Empowerment Program (DEEP) is a free program accredited by the National American Association of Diabetes Educators and managed by trained Diabetes Educators. is...

George Clinton: One Nation Under A Groove Tour

George Clinton: One Nation Under A Groove Tour

Thursday, August 29, 2019 7:30 pm George Clinton’s Farewell Tour with Parliament Funkadelic, “One Nation Under a Groove” makes a stop in St. Petersburg this Summer! Joining...

Alex Harris Band Intimate St Pete Series

Alex Harris Band Intimate St Pete Series

Fri, August 30, 2019, 8:00 PM  Doors at 5:00 PM ALEX HARRIS has not only headlined his own shows, but has graced stages with entertainers and actors, such as John Legend, H.E.R., Al Green,...

Summer of Rum Festival ft. Sublime w/ Rome, The Expendables, Inner Circle

Summer of Rum Festival ft. Sublime w/ Rome, The Expendables, Inner Circle

Sat, August 31, 2019 12:00 PM – 11:00 PM The 2019 Summer of Rum Festival is Tampa Bay's celebration of ALL THINGS Rum! Enjoy Live Music all day, featuring: Sublime with Rome The...

Reading All #Summer19 at Cultured Books

Reading All #Summer19 at Cultured Books

Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 3 PM – 4 PM Beat the #summerslide by joining cultured books for our #Summer19 Book Club!We encourage the whole family to participate! We've chosen 3 great...

Ka' Tiki Labor Day Weekend Madness

Ka' Tiki Labor Day Weekend Madness

Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 8 PM – 11 PM The good times happen twice a year for us at The World Famous Ka' Tiki Bar. And labor Day Weekend is one of them. 8:30PM to 11PM we all lose our...

Labor Day Beach Reggae Party w/ Jah Movement

Labor Day Beach Reggae Party w/ Jah Movement

Monday, September 2, 2019 at 2 PM – 6 PM Join Jah Movement and friends for a nice day by the beach of Whiskey Joe's as we bring you the BEST Reggae, Dancehall, RnB, Hip Hop, Soca and Afro...

Ladies Night at Callaloo

Ladies Night at Callaloo

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 6 PM – 9 PM Oh yes it's ladies night at Callaloo! Every Tuesday from 6pm-9pm. The ladies can enjoy:2 for 1 Well Drinks and House Wine1/2 off AppetizersMenu:...

The Ballet Show And Dinner Party

The Ballet Show And Dinner Party

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 7 PM – 11 PM The Ballet is an exclusive dinner and show experience infusing art, a formal dinner, elegant live music and live performances of ballet. This red...

Jazz & Jokes: Live at Tampa Improv

Jazz & Jokes: Live at Tampa Improv

Bringing a night of entertainment unlike any other to the Tampa Improv, with a stacked lineup consisting of Catherine Maloney, John Jacobs, Sofia Sanchez, Jarrett Moore, and Jeff Rae.Jazz &...

Tampa Bay Business Network Sunset Event 2 | Bahama Breeze Tampa

Tampa Bay Business Network Sunset Event 2 | Bahama Breeze Tampa

Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 7 PM – 9 PM Tampa Bay Business Network's Sunset Networking Event 2! Come enjoy a beautiful sunset with professionals from ALL OVER the Tampa Bay Area!!...

Grown Folks Night Out: City Groove Band Live/ Music By DJ Steel

Grown Folks Night Out: City Groove Band Live/ Music By DJ Steel

Friday, September 6, 2019 at 9PM - 2AM City Groove Band Live!Music By DJ SteelThis is a BYOB event! Red Lady Rum will be on site for drink special's Food on sale by Irie Mon'Jamaican Grill Door...

For The Love of “Beyonce” aka Queen Bey Paint and Sip Edition

For The Love of “Beyonce” aka Queen Bey Paint and Sip Edition

Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 3 PM – 5 PM Join for a afternoon of painting, sipping, chatting and mingling over the love of Beyoncé aka Queen Bey music at The Inkwell Centre. For The...

Exhibition Opening for "The Civil Rights Movement in Tampa Bay"

Exhibition Opening for "The Civil Rights Movement in Tampa Bay"

Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 7 PM – 9 PM "Beaches, Benches and Boycotts: The Civil Rights Movement in Tampa Bay"Exhibition Opening ReceptionThe Florida Holocaust Museum is pleased to...

FORD's Taste of Latino: Food, Wine, Art & Music Festival

FORD's Taste of Latino: Food, Wine, Art & Music Festival

Rooftops for Real Estate Investing

Rooftops for Real Estate Investing

Monday, September 9, 2019 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Ignite: Skills to Spark a Great Career

Ignite: Skills to Spark a Great Career

Monday, September 9, 2019 at 9 AM – 12 PM Four Weeks Full Of Learning & Practicing To: -Grow Your Book Of Business -Get Appointments -Adopt Success Habits Each Class Will Be Taught...

Lizzo: Cuz I Love You Too Tour

Lizzo: Cuz I Love You Too Tour

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 8:30 PM Visit  https://www.facebook.com/events/1041832586009219/ for tickets & more.

Marlon Wayans Live in Saint Petersburg

Marlon Wayans Live in Saint Petersburg

Wed. Sep 11, 2019 8:00 PM Marlon Wayans Live in Saint Petersburg, Florida! Marlon Wayans is back for Tour in 2019. Find tickets today! Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2503682249693961/...

HBCU College Fair Reunion Weekend

HBCU College Fair Reunion Weekend

Calling all HBCU alumni, family and friends! Join members of the Suncoast Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. to celebrate Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) College...

2019 FL YP RETREAT

2019 FL YP RETREAT

September 13th at 5 PM – September 15th at 2 PM We're hosting this year's annual Florida YP Retreat! This is your chance to spend the weekend in Tampa Bay with members of Urban League Young...

The Studio@620 Dance Hall Festival

The Studio@620 Dance Hall Festival

September 14 - October 12, 2019 The 620 Dance Hall Festival, from Sept 14-Oct 12, will celebrate and showcase dance, ranging from social events, artist talks, lecture demonstrations, and...

The Skyway Bridge Disaster (2019)

The Skyway Bridge Disaster (2019)

Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 6:45 PM – 8 PM SPECIAL CHARITY BENEFIT SNEAK PREVIEW On May 9, 1980, America witnessed one of the most stunning tragedies in maritime history when the M/V...

Tampa Bay Job & Career Fair September 16th

Tampa Bay Job & Career Fair September 16th

Monday, September 16, 2019 at 10 AM – 2 PM Looking for a new job? How about a new career?Come on out to the employment event of the season, the Tampa Bay Job and Career Fair. It's a great...

Golf SuppliHER Diversity Conference

Golf SuppliHER Diversity Conference

Date: Sep 17, 10:00 AM – Sep 18, 5:00 PM Location: East Lake Golf Club, 2575 Alston Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30317, USA The Golf SuppliHER Diversity Conference will...

Rooftop Girls Night Out Networking Social at the Hotel Zamora

Rooftop Girls Night Out Networking Social at the Hotel Zamora

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 5 PM – 8 PM Join at Hotel Zamora for our Rooftop Girls Night Out Happy Hour + Networking Social! It's FREE to attend, but please register your ticket via...

September Watermark Wednesday Networking Social Mixer

September Watermark Wednesday Networking Social Mixer

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 6 PM – 8 PM Join for Watermark Wednesday on September 18 from 6-8pm at Sirata Beach Resort as we network and socialize! This FREE networking social will be...

Big K.R.I.T. - From The South With Love

Big K.R.I.T. - From The South With Love

Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 7 PM Live Nation Florida + No Clubs presents Big K.R.I.T. – From The South With LoveThursday, September 19, 2019Doors: 7pmAges 12+Tickets are available online...

AFC Fatherhood Summit

AFC Fatherhood Summit

Date / Time: September 20, 2019, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Affirming Fatherhood Conference Fatherhood Summit Date / Time: September 20, 2019, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Location:...

10th Anniversary N-Touch 2019 Power Couples Ball

10th Anniversary N-Touch 2019 Power Couples Ball

NTouch News is delighted to invite you to the 2019 Power Couples' Ball hosted by Daryl Johnson and Tampa Bay Tammy.  This year we celebrate the event's 10th Anniversary and it's going to...

2019 Central Florida 5K Walk for Education – Orlando Community Fair

2019 Central Florida 5K Walk for Education – Orlando Community Fair

September 21, 2019 8 A.M. Walk Starts The 12th annual UNCF Central Florida 5K Walk for Education, presented by UNCF Orlando,  is a broad-based community fundraising event in which you...

Sunday Funday Clearwater Beach September 22nd

Sunday Funday Clearwater Beach September 22nd

Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 10 AM – 10 PM From September 8th, 2019 to January 26th, 2020, SUNDAY FUNDAY Participants will receive exclusive offers at 21 Partner Locations EVERY Sunday...

Curb Gear Fashion Week Kick-Off MP 2019

Curb Gear Fashion Week Kick-Off MP 2019

 This is Curb Gear's 3rd annual Fashion Week Runway Show. Five fabulous designers come together to bring you their new collections . Visit www.eventbrite.com for more information. 

First Friday Mixer Downtown St. Pete

First Friday Mixer Downtown St. Pete

Event Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm  Admission is FREE but if you’d like the drink and to enjoy the food, there’s a $20 fee. You don't want to miss this opportunity to meet positive, like minded people like yourself. We believe in connecting people and building relationships. Your NETwork = Your NETworth. We provide complimentary light appetizers and adult beverages for our pre-register...

NLC 2019 Board & Senior Leadership Conference

NLC 2019 Board & Senior Leadership Conference

November 7, 2019 8:00 am - 3:30 pm  Registration is now open for NLC's 2019 Board and Senior Leadership Conference. This year's event for nonprofit leaders will be held on November 7 at the...

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe 20th Anniversary Season Shows 2020

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe 20th Anniversary Season Shows 2020

Visit www.westcoastblacktheatre.org for show times & more....

Tampa Bay Black Heritage Music Fest 2020

Tampa Bay Black Heritage Music Fest 2020

Sat, Jan 18, 2020, 7:00 PM – Sun, Jan 19, 2020, 10:00 PM 2-Day Music Fest is family-friendly and offers "something for everyone", including a 5K Run/Walk or Bootcamp, on January 18...

Legacy Week Awards Dinner SAVE THE DATE

Legacy Week Awards Dinner SAVE THE DATE

Friday, February 1, 2020 10:00 a.m. Visit www.legacyweek.org for 2020 Legacy Week Events & more. 

2020 Legacy Week Lecture SAVE THE DATE

2020 Legacy Week Lecture SAVE THE DATE

Saturday, February 2, 2020 5:00 p.m. This year’s awards dinner theme is The Family Reunion. Taylor Branch will speak and we will honor: Dr. Ray Arsenault — John Hope...

2020 Legacy Week Golf Classic SAVE THE DATE

2020 Legacy Week Golf Classic SAVE THE DATE

Visit www.legacyweek.org for more event details. 

Legacy Week 2020 Concert in the Park SAVE THE DATE

Legacy Week 2020 Concert in the Park SAVE THE DATE

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Legacy Week 2020 Prayer Breakfast SAVE THE DATE

Legacy Week 2020 Prayer Breakfast SAVE THE DATE

Visit www.legacyweek.org for event details & more. 

Dessert Wars: The Largest Dessert Festival In America

Dessert Wars: The Largest Dessert Festival In America

Sunday, February 9, 2020 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM Dessert Wars Tampa will take place at Armature Works on February 9, 2020. For more info, please go to www.dessert-wars.com -SAMPLE...

Magnificent Morocco Adventure with the African American Golfer’s Digest

Golf Morocco With Us!8 Days / 7 Nights@ 4 Cities May 1 – May 8, 2020 Rabat + Fes + Marrakesh & Casablanca!...