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  • Denzel Washington Joins Steve Harvey in DFW

    Mentoring Weekend Changes Lives, Prepares Boys to be Men At a glance, people may look at Steve Harvey and his accomplishments and possibly only see him as an entertainer.  On television, he is the host of one of the longest airing game shows of all ...
  • George Takei and Patty Duke Boldly Go to Social Security’s Website

    Are you ready to set course for retirement? Then follow the advice of entertainment icons George Takei and Patty Duke and Boldly Go to www.socialsecurity.gov.  The two celebrities have teamed up in a new campaign to help Social Security promote its o...
  • Safety Urged During Fourth of July Activities in Pasadena

    The Pasadena Fire Department reminds residents and visitors that the best way to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday weekend with family and friends is by attending professional fireworks shows. The sale and possession of all fireworks is illegal in Pas...
  • Avoiding the Pitfalls of Joint Tenancy Through a Living Trust

    In past articles I discussed the problems that you could experience when you add someone to your real estate or bank account as a joint tenant.  In summary:  (1) Once you add someone onto your property, you have created a joint owner of the prop...
  • Avoiding Taxes the Way Big Corporations Do It

    I’m an accountant. My college degrees and CPA license are the intellectual properties that enable me to earn a living. Now suppose that I formed a corporation to deliver my services, then took my diplomas and license off my wall and placed them in a saf...
  • A Different Kind of Travel Insurance

    A couple of years ago we were blessed to take a family trip in celebration of my parents 60th wedding anniversary.  While talking with our travel agent, she asked if we wanted travel insurance.  This would provide coverage in the event one of us...
  • July Fourth Survival Guide

    Every holiday brings with it yet another opportunity to over eat, as our tradition here in America is to inundate every celebration with too much food!  Some theorize that the French are slim, despite so much traditionally fattening food, because the...
  • "Leader in Southern California"

    Djibril was honored by the Coalition of Mental Health Professionals (CMHP) at the Eighth Annual Extraordinary Sunday Afternoon of Visual & Performing Arts in Los Angeles Sunday afternoon, June 26th at the Town and Gown of the University of Southern Ca...
  • Black Folk, the Flag and the Fourth

    The forefathers of this country were, essentially, a militia.  Our American flag was designed as  an anti-imperialist  symbol against Great Britain. The freedom of speech that we enjoy in this country was specifically designed in order that...
  • Education, Art and Equality at Stake in NAACP’s Lawsuit Against the NYC Board of Education

    At the Harlem Branch of Carver Federal Savings Bank, the walls are filled with creative artwork that exudes promise and potential. To the surprise of many customers, the art is not from professional artists, but rather from across the street at P.S.149 So...
  • The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro

    Frederick Douglass was invited by William Lloyd Garrison to address the citizens of Rochester on the Fourth of July celebration.  The speech, delivered on July 5, is one of the most famous of his orations. Reprinted as a pamphlet, it reached a wide a...
  • First Democratically Elected President in Zambia Mourned

    Former Zambian President Dr. Fredrick Chiluba died last week at his Lusaka residency in the presence of his wife, Regina, and his personal doctor, Dr. Kangwa. Mr. Chiluba came into power in 1991 and left in 2001 after taking over from Kenneth Kaunda, who...
  • Bill to Dedicate Altadena Post Office to First Lieutenant Oliver Goodall Passes Out of Committee

    Washington, DC – Today, legislation introduced by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) to designate the U.S. Postal Service office located at 2271 Lake Avenue in Altadena as the “First Lieutenant Oliver Goodall Post Office” passed out of the Oversight and Govern...
  • CAL FIRE Urges Firework Safety This Fourth of July

    Sacramento – With the 4th of July celebrations less than a week away, CAL FIRE is warning the public of the state’s zero tolerance regarding the use or sale of illegal fireworks. CAL FIRE is working closely with local law enforcement and firefighting ...
  • Five Real Estate Trends To Watch For

    Real Estate Veteran Reveals New Trends In the Struggling Housing Market If the housing market were human, it would look like just wrestled a few alligators, after running an obstacle course through a snake pit. The market is beaten and bruised, but stil...
  • Assemblymember Hall Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. at State Capitol

    SACRAMENTO –  Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III (D- Los Angeles) today welcomed members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. to the State Capitol to celebrate their 100th anniversary and recognize Omega Psi Phi Fraternity for their proud history, conti...
  • "Ask George"

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Do you have questions about general driving related requirements like registration and insurance? Are you unclear about laws and restrictions related to driving? The California Department of Motor Vehicles has answers. “Save Time ...
  • Employment Training Panel Approves Nearly $9M to Train California Workers

    SACRAMENTO – The California Labor and Workforce Development Agency’s Employment Training Panel (ETP) approved a total of 41 contracts worth $9M in job training funds at its last meeting of the fiscal year, today.  Also awarded in June by the Pane...
  • 2010 Small Business Procurement Data Shows Significant Progress Toward 23 Percent Federal Contracting Goal

    Small Businesses Received a Record High, Nearly $100 Billion in Contracts WASHINGTON – The federal government awarded nearly $100 billion in federal contracts to small businesses in fiscal year 2010, showing an increase in federal prime contract dollar...
  • Sixth Annual Conference For African American Financial Professionals

    WHO: The American College is pleased to host the sixth annual Conference for African American Financial Professionals in partnership with MetLife, the founding and presenting sponsor, and Northwestern Mutual, the platinum sponsor. Once again, leading com...

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