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    Coffee with a cause: Tim Hortons camp day send local kids to camp
    100% of coffee sales send economically disadvantaged kids on a life-changing camp experience; Funds raised help Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop restaurant owners sponsor kids in their…
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    Grand Prix 2015 – Sustainable Detroit: Econmic, educational impact of Grand Prix Weekend
    In 2014, for instance, the Grand Prix is said to have generated over $47 million in total spending for the region of Southeast Michigan. In…
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    Why Reading Matters: WCCCD Chancellor Ivery’s reading crusade
    Studies after studies have established an undeniable universal fact: reading is essential to the intellectual and social growth of any child. That children can express…
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    Pure Michigan unveils photoWalk along Detroit Riverfront
    Project to commemorate one-million Facebook fan milestone, highlight Michigan’s beautiful destinations More than 1,000 photos submitted by Pure Michigan fans were installed and unveiled today…

    Promotion and Partnership for Free Nieghborhood Day

    NATIONAL NEWS

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    White House Names Michelle Obama Hugger-In-Chief
    Not only is Michelle Obama a wife, mother, lawyer and the first lady of the United States, she is the hugger-in-chief, according to Peter Souza,…
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    What Are The Best Black Dating Apps?
    Technology has changed the dating game. Years ago you would just “holla” at someone that you were interested in spending some time with — today…

    BUSINESS

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    19-year old Black Biz expert gets big buy
    Leading consulting firm purchases more than 100 copies of 19-year old Sherron Steven’s book Earlier this year, while still just a freshmen in college, 19-year…
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    Celebrating Leaders of Today: Michigan Chronicle 2015 Men of Excellence
    There are thousands of African American men in the region who exemplify the aforementioned definition of excellence. They go about their professional and personal lives…

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    Taraji P. Henson & Terrence Howard Reunite On Spike TV For ‘Lip Sync Battle’ [VIDEO]
    Spike TV has ordered up a double shot of Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard! Cookie and Lucious already reign supreme on FOX, now they’re coming to cable. According to Shadow and Act, the “Empire” stars are set to go head-to-head on the network’s hottest show. “We just worked with Terrence and Taraji on the […]
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    Hey, Drake! Drizzy Looks Buff In His New Instagram Post
    Drake caught us all by surprise on Instagram with a gym pic, and we’re impressed. When we think of Drake, his body is definitely not the first thing that comes to mind. His talent for emo hip-hop? Sure. His goofiness? Maybe. This picture, however, shows that he’s been hard at work, pumping up in the […]
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    Is Ashanti Trying To Be An NFL Wife With Rumored New Romance?
    Is Ashanti trying to be an NFL wife with to San Francisco 49'er Darnell Dockett?
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    The Struggle Is Real: Tracee Ellis Ross Explains Why It’s Harder To Succeed Against Racism Than Sexism In Hollywood
    In Hollywood’s Struggle Olympics, Tracee Ellis Ross believes that Black actors might have a harder time in the entertainment industry than women. The “Black-ish” star sat down for The Hollywood Reporter‘s round-table to discussion with Lena Dunham, Amy Schumer, Gina Rodriguez, Kate McKinnon and Ellie Kemper. During their chat the ladies spoke on awkward sex […]
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    Khloe Kardashian Upgrades Her Bae Game With Rumored Rick Fox Romance
    Khloe Kardashian definitely has a taste for the finer things in life and her rumored new bae is no exception. According to a report from Us Weekly, she’s been spotted out with former NBA player and The Game star Rick Fox. Sources close to Kardashian said the two went on a date this weekend. More than […]
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    Rebel-A-Thon: Ava DuVernay and 40 Other Black Filmmakers Take Over Twitter
      Hello Beautiful favorite Ava DuVernay is once again making moves, but this time she’s behind the keyboard instead of behind the camera. DuVernay and over 40 of her amazing fellow Black filmmakers are participating in a Rebel-A-Thon on Twitter to raise awareness about DuVernay’s Black film collective AAFRM (specifically the #ARRAY membership drive) and to generally […]

    LIFESTYLE

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    FAB OR FUG: Rihanna Channels Aaliyah With A Crop Top And Baggy Jeans [POLL]
    Riri is always one for taking chances and this time she's doing it with a 90's throwback look
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    Beauty Break: Out with old…In with the new
    Let’s face it! We are all super excited to see the return of the warm sunny days. Here in Michigan, we have an all out…
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    Dove Releases Children’s Book To Encourage Young Girls To Love Their Curls
    Dove has always been a brand with a reputation for helping women love the skin their in, and now the beauty brand is looking to expand on that by helping young girls embrace their natural curls with a new campaign. The newest facet of their Love Your Curls campaign, which launched back in January, is […]
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    DPS School of the Week: Fleming Early Learning Neighborhood Center
    On a recent morning, the volume was high and energy abundant as prekindergarten students whirled from station to station in teacher Vaneece Porter’s class at…

    SPORTS

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    NEWS ROUNDUP: Cleveland Cavaliers Head To The Finals…AND MORE
    The Cleveland Cavaliers will be competing in the NBA Finals for the first time in eight years. The Cavs defeated the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday…
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    Cavaliers Demoralize the Hawks And Cleveland Is Crying With Excitement
    Tonight completes what’s probably the easiest route to the Finals LeBron James ever had. The Cavs conquered a mediocre but feisty Celtics team, survived an imploding Bulls squad, and now, they’ve concussed the Hawks.…
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    Another Detroit institution returns: The Kronk Gym
    It was one of the Detroit’s most storied buildings – the Kronk Gym. A place that produced some of Detroit’s greatest boxing champions – Milton…
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    NFL football is about to get less boring thanks to new rule
    The extra point. Everybody has seen it. Nobody  really cares about it since they rarely miss. It’s one of the most unnecessary parts of the…

    PRAISE CONNECT

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    Why Faith Is the Answer To Racial Tension
    It is no question that our country is in turmoil when it comes to racial prejudice. The media is saturated with tragic stories surrounding the…
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    Bishop T.D. Jakes’ church looks to close racial divide in pews
    If you want to see segregation in America, all you have to do is go to church every Sunday. Each week, African-Americans go to Black churches,…

    BLOG TALK

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    How about Quality Education for All of America’s Children?
    I think every person that walks the face of the earth has a Calling and Passion that they are meant to maximize to make our…
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    Besties Launch The Allen Lewis Agency, LLC
    “To have two African-American women equally successful in their own right, trust their acumen, agility and audacity to start their own agency is truly admirable.”
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    George Haley, the giant who never quit
    Malcolm X, in “The Autobiography of Malcolm X: As Told to Alex Haley,” described by Time magazine as one of the 10 best non-fiction books…

    ACHIEVE

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    Detroit Public School Students Can Nominate Their Favorite Teacher For The Detroit Goodfellows Teacher Of The Year Contest Through This Friday
    It’s “last call” for Detroit Public School students to nominate their favorite teacher for the sixth annual Old Newsboys’ Goodfellow Fund of Detroit’s Goodfellow Teacher…
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    Michigan’s University Research Corridor: Talent for a global economy
    Michigan’s leading research universities are magnets for top-notch talent, attracting, developing and retaining highly skilled individuals to propel Michigan’s economy into the future, a new…
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    Southwest Atlanta businessman starts scholarships for inner city students
    With the nightly news constantly blasting out news of so-called black male criminality and violent, and often deadly, encounters with police, businessman Harold Maurice Hardnett decided…

    LIVING WELL

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    Henry Ford Health System ranked first in health care for Diversity
    The ranking by New Jersey-based DiversityInc cited Henry Ford’s diverse workforce and network of suppliers, support of the community it serves and its leadership in…
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    Senator Stabenow Announces Important Step to improve and expand access to mental health care
    First-of-its-Kind Community Mental Health Initiative Made Possible by Senator Stabenow’s Excellence in Mental Health Act U.S. Debbie Stabenow today announced the launch of a new…
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    One special child, one big challenge
    Born with only one developed kidney, 1-year-old Cain Hawkins’ family and friends rose to the occasion of walking with over 7,500 walkers, and as a…
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