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Freedom vs. Emancipation: The Celebration of Juneteenth
06/19/2018 11:15am

In 1866, freedman organized the first June 19, or Juneteenth, celebrations. Today, it is observed in 45 states as an annual holiday of freedom.The post Freedom vs. Emancipation: The Celebration of Juneteenth appeared first on Black Enterprise.

Experience the Brand New BlackEnterprise.com
12/12/2017 11:32am

Black Enterprise, the premier business and financial resource for African Americans, today unveiled a completely new website, BlackEnterprise.com.The post Experience the Brand New BlackEnterprise.com appeared first on Black Enterprise.

Congressman John Conyers Jr.: ‘I Am Retiring Today’
12/05/2017 12:00pm

I am retiring today, Rep. Conyers said on a local radio show, according to the New York Times. I am in the process of putting together my retirement plans. I will have more on that soon.The post Congressman John Conyers Jr.: I Am Retiring Today appeared first on Black Enterprise.

Exclusive: Not ‘Selling Out’- Sundial CEO, Richelieu Dennis, on Landmark Acquisition and How Deal Will Benefit Black Women Entrepreneurs
12/01/2017 11:03am

In this exclusive Black Enterprise interview, he breaks down how thousands of women entrepreneurs of color will benefit from Sundial...The post Exclusive: Not Selling Out- Sundial CEO, Richelieu Dennis, on Landmark Acquisition and How Deal Will Benefit Black Women Entrepreneurs appeared first on Black Enterprise.

Study Finds Pollution Puts African Americans at a Greater Risk of Getting Sick
11/21/2017 7:00pm

A new study found that African Americans are at an elevated risk of suffering from pollution-related health problems caused by of oil and gas refineries.The post Study Finds Pollution Puts African Americans at a Greater Risk of Getting Sick appeared first on Black Enterprise.

The Hampton Roads Business Journal

The Hampton Roads Business Journal

150 W Brambleton Ave
Norfolk, VA 23510   Directions

(757) 222-5380


Women in Business nominations open through Oct. 3
08/28/2018 8:43am

Do you know an outstanding businesswoman

People Changes for the week of Aug. 13
08/10/2018 5:00am

Announcements this week include: Jason Adams is now a project manager, Axis Global Enterprises

Calendar for the week of Aug. 6
08/03/2018 6:00am

Upcoming events: Aug. 8: Coffee Connection, Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, 7:30-9 a.m. at W&M Mason School of Business, 41 Old Oyster Point Road, Suite F, Newport News. Register at VirginiaPeninsulaChamber.com/events.

Stephen Abbitt, executive vice president at The Abbitt Group | First Person
07/26/2018 4:58pm

As a local family owned business, we can make changes without too much bureaucracy.

Norfolk-based Amplified IT wins Google award
07/25/2018 1:27pm

The city recruited Amplified IT to Norfolk in 2015.

The Virginian-Pilot

The Virginian-Pilot

150 W Brambleton Ave
Norfolk, VA 23510   Directions

(757) 446-9000


WAVY

WAVY

300 Wavy St
Portsmouth, VA 23704   Directions

(757) 393-1010


WTKR

WTKR

720 Boush St
Norfolk, VA 23510   Directions

(757) 446-1000


Contestants to vie for Miss Virginia USA, Miss Virginia Teen USA titles on November 24-25
11/20/2018 6:03pm

A group of ambitious young women will once again compete to be crowned Miss Virginia USA and Miss Virginia Teen USA.

Local convicted felon sentenced to 15 years in prison for firearm possession
11/20/2018 5:02pm

A Newport News man who is a previously convicted felon was sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison for possession of a firearm.

Parents lied about drive-by after toddler shot self in foot with father’s gun, police say
11/20/2018 4:41pm

A Northern California father is now behind bars following the shooting of his 3-year-old daughter.

12 children taken to hospital after dog attack at Oklahoma elementary school
11/20/2018 4:39pm

A dozen elementary students were taken to the hospital after a dog attacked the children while they were on an Oklahoma City school playground, according to KFOR.

WVEC

WVEC

613 Woodis Ave
Norfolk, VA 23510   Directions

(757) 625-1313


Norfolk Navy veteran received a brand new roof for free
11/20/2018 6:14pm

A Navy veteran in Norfolk received a brand new roof for free.

Woman injured after shooting at Portsmouth elementary school
11/20/2018 5:49pm

A parent brought a weapon into an elementary school in Portsmouth, and it discharged.

City staff plan to recommend a bid to add a marina in Waterside
11/20/2018 5:43pm

City leaders want to make the Waterside District a little different with a world-class marina.

Crews begin demolition of ODU's Foreman Field
11/20/2018 5:40pm

Old Dominion University is replacing Foreman Field with a new 21,000-seat stadium, which the school said should be ready in time for next season.

Norfolk mother says 'heartbreaking' attack of her son proves need for bus route
11/20/2018 5:34pm

Idalmys Ferro said her son broke his nose and multiple bones in his face when he was attacked on his walk home from school. The incident is amplifying the request for a new bus route.

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