Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 1 week ago

Smoking and Oral Health

It is common knowledge that smoking is bad for your health.  It is often overlooked the effects smoking has on the health of your teeth.  Here are some of the ways smoking affects your teeth and your oral tissues. Ways Smoking Affects Your Teeth are:...

by Staff - 1 week ago

2020 Kia Soul X Line

The 2020 Kia Soul X Line is a cross-over subcompact car that stands out from the rest in its league. One of the biggest questions people seem to have about the Kia Soul is space. The question is answered. It can seat up to five with ease. There’s amp...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Vanderbilt Commodores Return to World Series

By Ron Wynn NASHVILLE, TN — The Vanderbilt Commodores completed a season-long quest Sunday with an impressive 13-2 victory over Duke to win the Nashville Super Regional at Hawkins Field. The win put them back in the College World Series. It’s the fou...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Wanda’s Picks for June 2019

by Wanda Sabir Happy birthday to the June Geminis and Cancers. Happy Solstice and safe travels to all those Returning to the Motherland this 400 Year Anniversary Celebration and Remembrance. On the fly Oakland Ballet hosts the Fifth Ann...

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McDonald’s mother-and-daughter duo finds success together

The Notorious B.I.G.’s seventh commandment, as heard on his 1997 sophomore album, “Life After Death,” was to keep family and business separate. He said “money and blood don’t mix.” But Elizabeth and Laurie Henry — a mother-and-daughter team in the…

by Staff - 1 week ago

Energy Production in April Puts Renewable Energy Over Coal

Content provided by media According to energy experts, heating and cooling account for 47% of the energy used in the home. Historically, much of this energy was produced by coal. But if current energy trends are any indication, the future of heating...

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Ed Gray, NDG Senior Columnist: The New Face of Dallas 

The election of Eric Johnson to Mayor is historical for Dallas. His election completes a blackout of the Dallas premiere political structure. The Mayor is black, the District Attorney is black, the Sheriff is black, the Dallas Police Chief is black,...