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“If one million people, instead of buying Jordans or caps or whatever thing is cool this month…one million black people find one black banking institution…... Read full article

Black Men Can Now Get A Haircut And Health Care All In One Stop

by Nigel Roberts on

Providing health screenings at barbershops can help African-American men to significantly lower their blood pressure.... Read full article

The Weed Business


This infographic, “The Business of Cannabis,” produced by and developed by NowSourcing, provides succinct yet detailed information on the cannabis industry and its target audience... Read full article

Blavity acquires Travel Noire

by by thegrio on

Zim Ugochukwu, the founder and CEO of Travel Noire has just announced that Travel Noire has been acquired by Blavity.... Read full article

College scholarships for African-American students

by AmNews Staff Reports on

Students around the nation are always looking for money to pay for college. Here are some scholarships for African-American students with upcoming deadlines. ... Read full article

Baltimore May Sell Homes for $1 to Revive Neglected Neighborhoods

by Selena Hill on

In order to revitalize distressed neighborhoods in Maryland, councilmembers and local community advocates are pushing for a government program that would sell thousands of vacant buildings in Baltimore for $1 each. ... Read full article

How Rapper 50 Cent Made Millions of Dollars from Bitcoin

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He is one of the first artists to accept bitcoins as payment for his work instead of cash. At that time when cryptocurrency was not yet known to everyone, the value of bitcoin was at around $662 each. His album reportedly earned 700 bitcoins ... Read full article

Getting the Credit You Deserve?

by Lee Kendrick on

Building a solid business credit rating is possible regardless of your personal credit scores. Obtaining the right types of corporate credit is vital to: the protection of your personal assets, the risks associated with personal law... Read full article


by Jeffrey McKinney on

The Presidential Partners (TPP) consortium of Powers & Sons, UJAMAA Construction, Brown & Momen, and Safeway Construction are part of the Lakeside Alliance. That joint venture was picked by the Obama Foundation to serve as the construction manager... Read full article

Founder of Shea Moisture, Richelieu Dennis, Acquires Essence From Time Inc.

by Angela Helm on

Essence Communications Inc., the 47-year-old mutliplatform brand that owns Essence magazine and the annual Essence Festival, has gone back to black (ownership), having been acquired by Essence Ventures LLC, an independent Black-owned company... Read full article

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By Michelle Media

By Michelle Media

in Graphic Design, Photography, Videography/Cinematography

By Michelle Media, LLC is a Visual Media Company based in Houston, Texas offering Photography, Videography, Web Design, Graphics and Branding services to individuals, small businesses, local and out-of-state companies with visual media needs.

1 Review
This company does high quality work and delivers the profe...
by Michele Thompkins

Garden Brunch Cafe

Garden Brunch Cafe

in Cafe, Breakfast & Brunch

Experience our unique renditions of Eggs Benedict, our seasonal variations of pancake delicacies, and our healthy take on Southern favorites like Fish and Grits and Steak and Eggs. In our upscale and comfortable atmosphere, enjoy our original...

1 Review
Melvin Thomas I got married at this fabulous restaurant. It is excellen...
The Cupcake Collection

The Cupcake Collection

in Bakeries & Desserts, Desserts, Bakeries

Cupcakes & Icings Made Fresh Daily Minus Unnecessary Artificiality

1 Review
Great cupcakes. TheThese are the best!
The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club

in Breakfast & Brunch, American/General

2 Reviews
Schericka Birmingham I've been twice and food is amazing!! Get there early for ...

Garners Garden

Garners Garden

in Natural Hair Care, Health & Beauty, Cosmetic & Beauty Supply, Skin care

Healing the world. Garner’s Garden uses simple yet effective ingredients from nature that not only heal and softens skin, but also assists in body detoxification of chemicals and unnatural preservatives.

1 Review
I have been using his mouthwash for several years now and ...
Central Texas Gun Works

Central Texas Gun Works

in Gun Stores

CHL Classes, Gun Sales & Private Security Classes.

1 Review
Working with this team is Like a breath of fresh air.
by Jamaal Scrip Uzziel
Alkebu lan Images (Book Store)

Alkebu lan Images (Book Store)

in Books, Mags, Music & Video

1 Review
Great place! I recommend this store.