Rev. Al Sharpton and National Action Network applaud the bipartisan group of lawmakers who introduced legislation today that will restore protections in the Voting Rights Act that were struck down by the Supreme Court last year.
The National Action Netwo...
The community celebrated Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, Monday, January 20, at Robinson Park, in Pasadena. The event, themed "Dreams Become a Reality", was sponsored by:
The Martin Luther King Community Coalition,
Pasadena Unified School D...
Today, former Judiciary Committee Chairman James Sensenbrenner (R. Wis.), ranking Judiciary Committee member John Conyers Jr., D-Mich., and a bipartisan contingent of lawmakers introduced H.R .3899, The Voting Rights Amendment Act, in the U.S. House of Re...
The Lifeline Church in Monrovia is hosting a free marriage seminar on February 9th from 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Mike & Debbie Sayovitz from Epicentre in Pasadena will be the speakers.
Everyone is welcome, but space is limited.
Please RSVP no la...
Former Distinguished DC Aire Force Surgeon and Leading Preventive Medicine Physician Discusses Aging
Dr. Roger Landry, MD, MPH is a retired, highly-decorated full colonel, former chief flight surgeon at the Air Force Surgeon General's Office in Was...
By the National Cancer Institute
Editor's Note: The following article is part of the monthly Lifelines education and awareness print series that the National Cancer Institute provides to African American news and information outlets.
Bethesda, MD, Jan. ...
What do you want to do now, or next year, or five or ten years down the road? This is the time of year when people step back and consider where they stand and how close they are to achieving long-held goals. No matter what your objectives, there's no doub...
We hear so much about the plight of Black children and their low test scores. We have not heard that African American children who are homeschooled are scoring at the 82 percent in reading and 77 percent in math. This is 30-40 percent above their counterp...
Rep. Schiff Applauds Decision to End Bulk Collection and Require Prior Court Approval, Ready to Work In Congress on Bipartisan Basis to Implement Reforms and Go Farther
Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), a senior Member of the Intellige...
– Four Award-Winning Authors Will Be Featured –
The sixth annual Pasadena Festival of Women Authors is scheduled Saturday, March 8, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Pasadena Senior Center, 85 E. Holly Street.
Jan Sanders, director of the Pasade...
Measure Was Included in Year-Long Spending Measure Passed by House Today, Passage in Senate Expected This Weekend
Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed a year-l...
Dr. Bobby Jones Gospel Experience will be presented on Saturday, February 8, at 8 p.m. in Caltech's Beckman Auditorium.
Dr. Jones has revolutionized the gospel music industry. Dr. Jones is credited with taking Gospel music to mainstream airwaves via cabl...
"As long as there is extreme poverty in this world, no man can be totally rich even if he has a billion dollars . . . Because we are all tied together in a single garment of destiny."
With statements like these, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. artic...
Software Developer & Paramedic Reviews Biological Warnings Many Sadly Ignore
Each year, about 600,000 Americans – one in four deaths -- in the United States are from heart disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control.
"Of the 715,000 Amer...
I'm Chelsea J, and welcome to the January Issue of the P.R.E.T.T.Y. Pioneer Newsletter!
January Topic: 2014:Year of YOU(nique)
Happy 2014! Winter break is winding down, holiday shindigs are now frozen memories on your smart phone; ...
Happy New Year! We hope everyone enjoyed the Holidays.
Now that it is a new year and you have, presumably, set your resolution, now what? Resolutions are great for getting back on track after feeling not so motivated to get things done towards the end of...
With the new year in full swing, it is time, once again, to start applying for scholarships. If you are in high school than you know how costly college can be.
For seniors preparing for their first year of college, it can be confusing trying to figure ou...
By Devon S. FordAge 14 - Grade 9Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
(sung to the tune: Joy To The World)
Joy to the hats
The hats of the world
In Morocco they wear a Fez
In England they wear Bowler hats
In France they wear a French Beret
By Nailah ShorterAge 11 - Grade 6 Pasadena, CA
• Dr. King was a famous leader of the Civil Rights Movement. He was born in the segregated South.
• He completed his education earning a Ph.D.
• He married and became father of two boys and twp girl...
By Leonard E. Burnett, IIIAge 9 - Grade 4 Harlem, New York
I have visited London on three trips. My mom was born and raised in London. The flight from New York to London takes about five hours.
London is the capitol of England. I find it interesting tha...