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Catching up with Lecrae

06/07/16

Catching up with Lecrae

The rapper talks about his career and being accepted as a Christian rapper

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Young, Gifted and Black

06/07/16

Young, Gifted and Black

These young, gifted and Black students are the cream of the graduating crop.

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Kelley L. Carter blazes a trail in Black journalism

06/07/16

Kelley L. Carter blazes a trail in Black journalism

The Detroit native joins the team of ESPN's newest venture The Undefeated.

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Taylor Little has a big dream to help homeless women

06/07/16

Taylor Little has a big dream to help homeless women

The recent Harrison High School grad launches her own community-service organization

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Thrifting 101: 5 tips you need to know

06/07/16

Thrifting 101: 5 tips you need to know

Afraid to take the thrifting plunge? We show you how you can stay ahead of the fashion curve while stretching your dollar to the limit.

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Chene Park's summer lineup reigns supreme

06/07/16

Chene Park's summer lineup reigns supreme

Shahida Mausi's management company ensures each summer at Chene Park is better than the last.

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Dr. Curtis Ivery offers words of wisdom to Black youth in new book

06/07/16

Dr. Curtis Ivery offers words of wisdom to Black youth in new book

The struggles young Black men face today are profound. As chancellor of Wayne County Community College District, Dr. Curtis Ivery interacts with young people on a daily basis. And he feels he has a responsibility to Black youth. In his new book Don’t Give Up, Don’t Give In: Wisdom and Strength for Young Black Men ($19.95, Beaufort Books), Ivery shares timeless lessons, stories and advice. Addressing a wide range of topics like the importance of setting goals, working hard and controlling attitudes and tempers, he targets teens and young adults with different types of challenges. One of Ivery’s favorite chapters, titled “You are Not Alone,” speaks to the young introvert who may be spending his Saturday nights alone at home. “Some young people...

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Keeping Juneteenth Alive

06/07/16

Keeping Juneteenth Alive

The Detroit Association of Black Storyteller to hold their annual celebration

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Stand out Senior: Kingsley Enechukwu

06/07/16

Stand out Senior: Kingsley Enechukwu

Romulus High’s Kingsley Enechukwu turns father’s advice into big scholarship win

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Kimberly Newberry, President and CEO of Developing Kingdoms In Different Stages

06/07/16

Kimberly Newberry, President and CEO of Developing Kingdoms In Different Stages

Despite her own life challenges, Kimberly Newberry has persevered and committed herself to making a difference in the lives of local kids.

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