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by Staff - 12 hours ago

TX Woman Shot 5x By Police Officer

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia The hashtag #JusticeForPamelaShantayTurner is trending. Unfortunately, the reason behind the popularity of the latest social media slogan is all-too familiar. Turner, 44, was fatally shot by a Bayton, Texas, police officer at an apartmen...

by Staff - 12 hours ago

Unveiling Held For Navy Ship Named For Rep. John Lewis

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide   The first ship of the next generation of fleet replenishment oilers will bear the name of civil rights activist, U.S. Rep. John Lewis. Lewis and actress Alfre Woodard recently welded their initials into part of a ship in a special keel layin...

by Staff - 13 hours ago

ALICIA KEYS: ‘WE ARE A BEAUTIFUL BLENDED FAMILY’

Alicia Keys has always tried to be a positive force. Becoming a mother, however, inspired the Grammy Award-winning recording artist to strive for even greater vibes. “Man, becoming a wife and a mother, specifically a mother, really taught me so much,” the celebrity mom shares with ESSE...

by Staff - 13 hours ago

Boxing Champion Causing Controversy

Until a few days ago it’s doubtful anyone except the most hardcore boxing fan had any idea who Deontay Wilder was, or that he has been the reigning WBC heavyweight champion for the past four years. Wilder has an impressive record, entered Saturday night’s title fight against Dominic Breazeale undefe...

by Staff - 13 hours ago

Underwood Joins the Nashville Symphony

NASHVILLE, TN — Classical musician Titus Underwood was recently awarded the coveted position of Principal Oboe or the Nashville Symphony. After national auditions and serving in the interim position since 2017, Mr. Underwood officially has the position. “I am so honored to have been selected. The Na...

by Staff - 13 hours ago

Fearless, Adoration, Teacher, Honorable, Entrusting, Resourceful: Adoration

A MESSAGE FROM OUR PUBLISHER “Children’s children are the crown of old men; and the glory of children are their fathers.” Proverbs 17:6 (KJV) By Bobby R. Henry, Sr. We started our journey on last week to equip ourselves with some necessary tools to have a much- needed dialog on the core attributes o...

by Staff - 13 hours ago

Can Rick Scott’s “Fixer” Fix Broward Voting?

By Perry Busby A bad reputation is one of the most difficult things to overcome. Whether earned or perceived, an unflattering rep is the lens through which others view and judge our actions. Any misstep is intentional, and all errors are the manifestation of your objectionable character. The worst p...

by Staff - 13 hours ago

Trending after 44-Year-old Shot Five Times by Police Officer

#JusticeForPamelaShantayTurner Turner, 44, was fatally shot by a Bayton, Texas, police officer at an apartment complex. Her family said she has a history of mental illness. (Photo: YouTube) By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent@StacyBrownMedia      The hashtag #JusticeForPamelaShantayTurne...

by Staff - 14 hours ago

Growing the Voice of Our Future

Growing the Voice of Our Future The Westside Gazette Newspaper is looking for Junior Writers and Photographers to be apart of our Youth Photojournalism Program (Ages 10-16). Interested in being apart of our team? E-mail brhsr@thewestsidegazette.com Cosey Proctor, III – 15 Leja Williams, 15 Layla Dav...

by Staff - 14 hours ago

Broward native, scores big in Education!

Janice Robinson Boger graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas High School and then graduated from Spelman College where she served as Student Government President her Senior year. She is married to Jerome Boger, one of the first African Americans to attain the position of Referee for the NFL. After many s...

by Staff - 14 hours ago

Grant Release to Black Panther, Say Activists, Artists, Lawyers, Academics

Jalil Muntaqim, Jailed 48 Years, Has 11th Hearing This Year       NEW YORK — Today, a group of prominent academics, lawyers, and activists published an open letter calling for the release of political prisoner Jalil Muntaqim (aka Anthony Bottom), the only remaining Black Panther incarcerated i...

by Staff - 14 hours ago

Fresh Kid Dazzles Naiya, Rajiv Ruparelia’s Wife

By Staff Writer Fresh Kid is a charmer and no one can escape his magic. Today, Naiya Ruparelia, the wife of Rajiv Ruparelia officially signed him into Kampala Parents School. But she was awed by his magic, talent and intelligence. You could tell from the body language that Fresh Kid is a charismatic...