Every Day Gratitude

Every Day Gratitude

by Michelle Spiritbird Harris Gratitude. Such a simple word with meanings larger than we fully comprehend. In many indigenous cultures gratitude is a daily practice. It is not reserved for one day More »

God On The Run- ‘Running to and from Church’

God On The Run- ‘Running to and from Church’

By Lucius Gantt I attend church services about 35 times a year. I go to my neighborhood church every Sunday unless I am not feeling well, working, traveling or visiting some other More »

Mickey Mouse runs this town, but he’s got company.

Mickey Mouse runs this town, but he’s got company.

Mickey Mouse runs this town, but he’s got company. Alex Martins has become one of the most powerful figures in Orlando. Not only does Martins’ business card read, CEO of the More »

…and the beats go on: Dirty politics, disrespect and voters

…and the beats go on: Dirty politics, disrespect and voters

What’s next for Democrats and Black America? WASHINGTON—The latest crisis for the Democratic Party, sparked by former party interim chair Donna Brazile’s new tell-all More »

Dr. Larry Robinson can already taste the banana pudding.

Dr. Larry Robinson can already taste the banana pudding.

Dr. Larry Robinson can already taste the banana pudding. It’s been on his mind for almost a year. FAMU’s interim president is More »

 

106-year-old Mastanamma YouTubeing in India

Mastanamma from Andhra Pradesh

Possibly the oldest YouTuber of India, 106-year-old Mastanamma from Andhra Pradesh is now a popular personality on the internet, thanks to her proficiency with cooking.

Federal Marijuana Laws

 Know Your Marijuana Laws

 

Complex Florida marijuana laws

Here’s what they really mean

Is recreational marijuana legal in Orlando? If I have Alzheimer’s disease, can I apply for medical cannabis? And when can I start growing weed in my backyard?

Suit to halt Pa. marijuana program may cause ‘pain, agony, & death’

 If Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program is delayed, “people will be forced to needlessly endure excruciating pain, agony, and, in some cases, death,” according to State Sen. Daylin Leach, prime

The Storm This Time

By Lucius Gantt

The price of gasoline recently increased dramatically after parts of Texas were flooded in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

An even more severe hurricane, Irma, is expected to reach South Florida sooner or later once it has skirted across the Caribbean.

TRUMP AND OTHER GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS MUST STOP THE BULLYING & PROMISING THREATS

Black lawmakers ask GBI to investigate Georgia Republican’s Threatening Promise of ‘go missing in Okefenokee’ comment

The Georgia Legislative Black Caucus has asked state police to launch an investigation of a Georgia Republican who warned his Democratic former colleague she could “go missing in the Okefenokee” over her calls to tear down Civil War monuments.

Kettle corn with a sweet and crabby kick

This summer, Herr’s added a kick to its bags of kettle corn: a dusting of crab seasoning from Chickie’s & Pete’s crab fries. The result is sweet, salty, and a little bit spicy — a combination that’s strangely addictive for fans of flavored popcorn.

Tips for monitoring your child’s Individual Education Program (IEP)

Summer is winding down, and it’s time to start thinking about back-to-school, especially your child’s Individualized Education Program (IEP). Hopefully, the “summer slide” wasn’t too extreme for your child. If your child received Extended School Year (ESY) services, ideally, the services were productive and not just school-based babysitting.