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Turning a S.C. Crucifixion into a Resurrection

  Turning a S.C. Crucifixion into a Resurrection   It is time to move the flag from the capitol grounds.” With those words, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley captured the new understanding that came after the brutal murders of nine church members at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston. Over the weekend, I attended the emotionally draining funerals held for the slain. The governor attended each, receivi ...

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God Is Love

  By PORTIA MITTONS STAFF WRITER God Is Love     The title of this column “God is love” is inspired by 1 John 4:8 who plainly states “Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.” If we claim to be believers and lovers of Christ it is our duty to not just show love but BE love. My good friend stated to me that more people need a revelation of His love. And with the church bur ...

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Healthy Living Begins with Ample Sleep

Healthy Living Begins with Ample Sleep     Taking steps to improve your mental and physical well-being may fall flat if you’re not spending enough time recharging your body. Sleep experts agree: adequate, regular sleep is essential for overall health and well-being. According to a new recommendation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and Sleep Research Society (SRS), adults should ...

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2015 Toyota Sienna

  2015 Toyota Sienna DETROIT   If ever there was a scourge of the auto industry, it is a minivan. Most people don’t want to be caught dead in one. They are thought to convey a boring lifestyle, subservience to kids and the driver is viewed as an all-around gofer for the family. But even though sales have fallen, more than 1 million people a year purchase a minivan, most of them after they’ve had a ...

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Mo’ne Davis Drafted by Harlem Globetrotters

By Courtney Jacobs Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper Mo’ne Davis Drafted by Harlem Globetrotters Mo’ne Davis received an unexpected present for her 14th birthday. The Little League star moved up in the ranks after she was drafted to the Harlem Globetrotters in their ninth annual draft. In a Globetrotters draft, the players selected can play whenever they want. Due to Davis’ age, she is go ...

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Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun OPENING THIS WEEK- July 3, 2015

BY: KAM WILLIAMS BIG BUDGET FILMS   Faith of Our Fathers (PG-13 for brief violence) Christian- oriented drama about two strangers (Kevin Downes and David A.R. White) who bond while driving from Mississippi to Washington, DC with plans to locate where their killed-in-action dads’ names were engraved in the Vietnam War Memorial. With Stephen Baldwin, Candace Cameron Bure and Rebecca St. James. Magic Mike ...

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THE FEMALE SOLUTION: Parents: Have You Prepared Poverty or Prosperity For Your Children?

Naimah Latiff Columnist Parents: Have You Prepared Poverty  or Prosperity For Your Children?     Have you ever wondered how some of our multimillion dollar athletes and entertainers wind up losing everything and filing for bankruptcy? Simple. Even with all the money they earn, because they never learned any better, they still spend like they’re poor. There is a way that poor people handle money th ...

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ASK ALMA – Unwanted Photos of my Ex-Husband

  Unwanted Photos of my Ex-Husband     I  recently decided to digitize my old photos and ran across a ton of family pictures of my first husband as a baby and while he was growing up, along with his family. We had a short marriage and divorced after only two years. My first husband and I didn’t have any children together, so I haven’t been in contact with him over the years. I wasn’t very clo ...

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RESOURCE SPOTLIGHT – Firehouse Community Arts Center

  Firehouse Community Arts Center Pastor Phil Jackson, Executive Director PHILOSOPHY Hopelessness and resiliency coexist in our community.  Yet we must create Hopefulness and resiliency.  Our students shine the brightest when given the tools to shine in the darkest of situations. Here in North Lawndale, and Little Village, we view our students as assets not liabilities.  We believe in the untapped pote ...

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Rauner, Madigan Battle

  By Charles Roughy Staff Writer Rauner, Madigan Battle   llinois lawmakers have been at a stalemate for weeks over a spending plan for the 2016 fiscal year, which begins Wednesday. Illinois will run out of money at midnight if Governor Rauner,  Illinois Speaker of The House Mike Madigan,  and state lawmakers do not pass a new budget. The Republican governor spoke Tuesday about the looming battle ...

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