By Leonard E. Colvin

Chief Reporter

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Local members of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) and leaders of two other organizations representing mail carriers, will stage a rally February 17 to bring attention to problems caused by USPS’s transfer last year of Hampton Roads’ mail sorting to Richmond. The rally will be held at Greater Metropolitan A.M.E.Z. Church, 833 Brambleton Ave., at 10 a.m. across from the massive Church Street Distribution Center in Norfolk. It is open to the public.

 

Wednesday, 12 February 2014 12:44
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By Leonard E. Colvin

Chief Reporter

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During the four weeks of Black History Month, Therbia Parker will be invited to 12 venues about the region where he will deliver a lecture on Black History using some very thought-provoking visual aids.

Parker is a collector of African-American historic memorabilia which includes old newspaper advertisements, handbills, dolls, cups and other objects from the pre-Colonial period to the Civil Rights Movement.

 

Wednesday, 05 February 2014 12:47
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By Rosaland Tyler

Associate Editor

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   Starr Armstrong heard youngsters exchange cruel barbs, listened for a time, and decided she’d raise funds to buy books with heroes who resembled the youngsters.

Thursday, 30 January 2014 09:23
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By Rosaland Tyler

Associate Editor

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         During February, the Hampton Roads Committee of 200 + Black Men will host a Black History Month program and co-sponsor free prostrate screenings.

Wednesday, 29 January 2014 21:18
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By Randy Singleton

Community Affairs Correspondent

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The family, community faith leaders, social justice advocates, and supporters of Travion Blount of Norfolk held a rally on MLK day (Jan. 20) at Way of the Cross Church in Norfolk.  

 

Wednesday, 22 January 2014 13:11
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