BY GARRETT THEROLF LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Daivion Davis, 21, was convicted of second-degree attempted murder and voluntary manslaughter in 2009 after he opened fire in a gang shooting that killed a 16-year-old honors student attending the homecoming football game at Wilson High School in Long Beach, Calif. During his time at Barry J. Nidorf Juvenile […]
Chantay of Tuscawilla, Ala., goes by the name of Tootie Sweets. She is pursuing a career in modeling. Miami native Jeff Cosmo, an actor and model of Haitian descent, is a graduate of the University of Florida. He is pursing a long-term goal of acting and modeling, He can be reached at http://facebook.com/jeff.cosmo.
Jacksonville Centre of the Arts presents a modern-day version of ‘The Firebird’ BY PENNY DICKERSON FLORIDA COURIER Reaching historic heights has been a penchant for Kezia Hendrix Rolle, executive director of the Jacksonville Centre of the Arts (JCA), since she founded the non-profit as North Florida’s premiere training ground for pre-professional training dedicated to African-American […]
Here are 40 new and returning comedies and dramas BY DIANE WERTS NEWSDAY/TNS What do you need to see this summer? What don’t you need to see this summer? Our top 40 picks could easily have topped 100. Among scripted series alone, summer TV delivers nearly 40 new dramas/comedies, not to mention another 50-plus returning […]
Many millennials are hungry for higher quality foods at affordable price points BY ALEJANDRA CANCINO CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Darren Tristano’s daughter had a definite preference when it came to where she wanted to celebrate her 16th birthday: She wanted to go to Panera Bread, a favorite among her peers. “That’s when you know fast casual has […]
From Family Features For many families, some of the most anticipated summertime activities happen around the pool. But before you dive into the fun, be sure you and your family know the many ways to practice pool safety. Sun safety Sunburns can cause a lot more than just an embarrassing red appearance on the skin; […]
From Family Features The fresh, enticing flavors of the sea are calling. This summer, amp up your outdoor dining experience with recipes that offer a nutritious and delicious alternative to garden-variety grilled fare like burgers and steaks. Low in fat and sodium, and high in heart-healthy omega-3s, Alaska seafood takes on a whole new appeal […]