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Former NBA Champ Uses Art to Raise Scholarship Money for Ball Players

Walker, a former point guard with the New York Knicks and Chicago Bulls, and former…

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How Floating Down a River With Keri Hilson Taught Me to Appreciate the National Park Service

You probably live near one where you can hike, de-stress, and commune with nature

Keri Hilson, the singer, song writer, and actress, is an ambassador for the National Park…

By Robin White Goode

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Shanti Das is heart healthy

Music Industry Veteran Shanti Das Wants You to Get Heart Healthy [VIDEO]

In her new role for the American Heart Association, she's making your health her business

Shanti Das, aka the Hip-Hop Professional, is best known for her work on the careers…

By Alisa Gumbs

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WE tv's Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta Premiere Screening Event

Bow Wow and Crew Make Their Broadcast Debut on WE tv’s ‘Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta’

Let's just say, I've found my new reality TV obsession

Last night was the series premiere of Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta. However, I was given a…

By Jordan Willard

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Real Times Media

Real Times Media Hoping to Expand Reach With National Digital Brand Acquisition

Hiram E. Jackson seeks entry into the digital media realm

Shortly after purchasing the Atlanta Tribune: The Magazine, Hiram Jackson, CEO of Real Times Media,…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Federal Reserve Bank

Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank Names First Black Man as Its President

Raphael Bostic has been appointed as the Fed's first black regional bank chief

For the first time in its 103-year history, the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta has…

By Selena Hill

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Inauguration

At Least 52 House Democrats Will Boycott Trump’s Inauguration

Dozens of lawmakers say they will not attend the inauguration following Trump's Twitter attack on Rep. John Lewis

More than three dozen—50 at last count—House Democrats are boycotting President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration on…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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mayor

Think Like a Mayor: 4 Effective Life Management Strategies

Thinking like a mayor can help you to become more productive and effective in all aspects of life

Valuable takeaways from a fireside chat with the former mayor Henry Cisneros and current mayors…

By Derek T. Dingle

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black males

Atlanta Architect Raises Advocacy for Young Black Males

Project H.U.S.H. encourages dialogue on the top issues affecting black males in the U.S.

Find out how Atlanta Architect, R.L. Byrd is utilizing his passion for writing to provide…

By Chanel Martin

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Single Mother

Meet Maria Wills: A Single Mother Paving Her Own Way in Entrepreneurship and Entertainment

She uses passion and fear to drive her goals

Maria Wills was born in Washington D.C. and raised in Prince George’s County, Maryland. Wills…

By Chanel Martin

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Atlanta

Here’s How Atlanta is Becoming a Center of Tech Innovation

Think Atlanta is all peaches and magnolias? Think again! The city is buzzing with innovation and eagerly adopting the latest technology

Atlanta, Georgia’s presence on a list of America’s Most Tech-Friendly Cities, may surprise some. However,…

By Samara Lynn

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Erica’s Table of 20 Provides an Intimate Setting for Networking and Relationship Building

The monthly luncheon experience is quickly becoming an internationally recognized and sought after event

Monthly networking event, curated by Erica Dias, provided attendees with an opportunity to build a…

By Daron Pressley

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Women’s History Month: Nena Ugwuomo, Founder & President of Student Dream

This 26-year-old dynamo helps students turn their dreams into viable businesses

Nena Ugwuomo, founder & president of Student Dream, the first incubator-accelerator to focus solely on…

By Robin White Goode

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Celebrity Physician Jameelah Gater, M.D. Discusses the Keys to Success in Entrepreneurship and Medicine

Learn what it takes to become a successful medical doctor in the changing landscape of medical practice

Learn what it takes to become a successful medical doctor in the changing landscape of…

By Chanel Martin

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Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl Features HBCU Tradition, Legacy, and Pageantry

The inaugural event will crown an HBCU gridiron champion when Alcorn State University faces North Carolina A&T State University

The inaugural Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl is a new Historically Black College and Universities…

By Daron Pressley

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‘Mompreneur’ Creates Interactive Membership Hair Salon for Children

Salon services a variety of clients, including single moms, single dads, and adoptive parents

A salon that provides a fun and friendly atmosphere for children.

By Chanel Martin

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‘GirlPower Sleepover’ Announces Sophia Amoruso as Keynote Speaker

Author and founder of Nasty Gal to address attendees

Attendees will learn fundamental skills and strategies to transform their business ideas into established brands…

By Chanel Martin

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Lauryn Hill, The Roots, A$AP Rocky, Janelle Monae and More to Perform at ONE Musicfest

One of the Southeast's largest homegrown, musical arts festivals takes place in Atlanta this September

Ms.Lauryn Hill, The Roots, A$AP Rocky, Janelle Monae and more hit the ONE Musicfest stage…

By Kandia Johnson

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Top 10 Cities For African Americans

Atlanta, Raleigh, N.C., and Washington, D.C. are the top three cities

Atlanta, Raleigh, N.C., and Washington, D.C. are the top three 3 cities where African-Americans are…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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The BronzeLens Film Festival

The 5th Annual BronzeLens Film Festival – Oct. 22-26

Festival is taking place in Atlanta, Georgia

The 5th annual BronzeLens Film Festival (BronzeLens) will take place October 22-26, 2014 at various…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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How To

Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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