Saturday, April 4, 2020
Proposal addresses schools’ use of Baker Act

Proposal addresses schools’ use of Baker Act

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Principals at Florida public schools would need to take additional steps before children can be removed from school grounds and involuntarily...

‘I Have A Dream’

“I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed:  ‘We hold these...

Company donates $45 million to Step Up For Students

Beverage distributor providing scholarships for lower-income families around state FORT LAUDERDALE – Breakthru Beverage Florida, one of the largest distributors of wines, spirits and...

WRITE FIELD / POYNTER INSTITUTE

Young, gifted, in black On May 1, 41 boys became the fourth class to participate in the Write Field’s graduation ceremony at the Poynter Institute...

WHAT’S NEXT FOR HBCUs?

Leaders of Historically Black Colleges and Universities are searching for ways to work with the incoming Trump administration. BY WILLIAM DOUGLAS MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU / TNS WASHINGTON...

‘BEST AND BRIGHTEST’ ACTION

Judge calls $15.5 million settlement for Black, Hispanic and older teachers ‘fair and reasonable.’  TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE...

‘What to the slave is the Fourth of July?’

Editor’s note: On July 5, 1852, anti-slavery crusader Frederick Douglass spoke at an event commemorating the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Rochester,...

SpaceX successfully launches 60 internet satellites

SPACEX/TNS At 10:30 p.m. on May 23, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral with 60 small satellites...

Edward Waters College recruiting Black males for summer program

Edward Waters College (EWC) is currently enrolling students for its 2016 Black Male College Explorers Summer Program. The EWC Black Male Explorers Program is an...

IT JUST WON’T STOP

At least 17 children and adults are dead and a former student is in custody after America’s latest mass shooting in a school –...