This Black Friday, ABC stores across Virginia will extend their hours and they will also offer discounts to customers.

All stores in the state will offer 10 percent off of purchases that total $50 or more before taxes, this does not include lottery and gift cards. These discounts will last all day on November 29th.

Store hours will vary across the state. 

Tuesday, 12 November 2013 10:28
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By Leonard E. Colvin

Chief Reporter

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Just recently during Family Night at Virginia Beach’s Seatack Elementary, 170 parents and their children heard a presentation outlining a plan to install the “Achievable Dream” educational program as part of the school’s offerings starting next July.

 

Thursday, 07 November 2013 12:18
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By Leonard E. Colvin

Chief Reporter

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When actor, director and filmmaker Tim Reid talks about his love of movies  and his contributions to the art form, he will frequently use the word “eclectic” to describe how broad and expansive are his tastes and views.

Reid, born and raised in Norfolk, says he is  thoroughly immersed in the rituals and history of Black culture. However, when it comes to movies, he does not isolate his interest on films related to the culture of his people.

 

Thursday, 07 November 2013 12:08
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By Leonard E. Colvin

Chief Reporter

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Karen Tucker is an  esthetician; that’s one who is brilliant at teaching others to apply powders and potions to make their skin complexion look young and healthy.

In her own right, Tucker is one beautiful, charming, intelligent, and highly skilled Black woman. But the pride and respect Tucker carefully exudes and talks about so eagerly today, were not always a reality for her. In seventh grade, she recalls looking at her image captured in a  photograph.

 

Thursday, 07 November 2013 12:02
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By Terrance Afer-Anderson

Arts & Culture Columnist

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What do you do when you are a conspicuously small package, weighing a slight 63 pounds, standing a scant 4 feet 6 inches tall, and despite being a diminutive 11-year-old pre-teen, the world has begun to summon you?  If you are Gabrielle “Bri” Pinkney, you, in turn, summon the Holy Spirit and you sing like an angel.  Pardon me.  I mean SANG!

 

Thursday, 07 November 2013 11:28
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