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Meet Licensed Psychotherapist Ajuma K. Muhammad (Part one of two)

| May 26, 2016
Meet Licensed Psychotherapist Ajuma K. Muhammad (Part one of two)

Self-knowledge a key to liberation By Eric D. Hackley After my first conversation with Brother Sage of South Bend, Ind., he told me months ago that he had a former student whom he wanted me to meet and interview. Ladies and gentlemen, please meet Licensed Psychotherapist Ajuma K. Muhammed, and owner of Ajuma’s Counseling Services […]

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Harriet Tubman’s face on new $20 bill is priceless

| May 26, 2016
Harriet Tubman’s face on new $20 bill is priceless

By Walter Rhett (NNPA News Wire Contributor) President Obama said in his recent remarks that Harriet Tubman would likely greet the news she was on the $20 with little fanfare. In fact she might question how that would buy freedom. Still, while the change “on the money” is significant it has already become a political […]

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Teen shot to death inside vehicle

| May 26, 2016
Teen shot to death inside vehicle

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 11:16 p.m., May 18, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 9100 block of Brickshire Parkway reference a shooting. A resident in the area heard gunshots and called the police. Officers arrived on scene and located a vehicle parked on the street in the area. Inside the vehicle officers […]

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Father, family remembers three lost little boys, seek answers in tragic deaths

| May 26, 2016
Father, family remembers three lost little boys, seek answers in tragic deaths

Photos by William Bryant Rozier Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—There’s an old saying that time heals all wounds. Truth is, that is not always the case, especially when it comes to the loss of a loved one. But, when it comes to the tragic loss of three children at the same time it’s hard […]

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Obituaries: May 25-May 31, 2016 Edition

| May 25, 2016
Obituaries: May 25-May 31, 2016 Edition

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Garlic: The breath of life

| May 25, 2016
Garlic: The breath of life

By Gerald W. Deas, M.D. I am familiar with one herb in the plant kingdom that has kept people through the centuries. It was used by the Babylonians since the year 3000 B.C. The Egyptians used it to feed their slaves to keep them healthy while they built great pyramids. The Vikings filled their ships […]

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Kids and Teens Highlight Corner: Young men find their ‘Passport to Manhood’ at Boys & Girls Clubs of Fort Wayne

| May 24, 2016
Kids and Teens Highlight Corner: Young men find their ‘Passport to Manhood’ at Boys & Girls Clubs of Fort Wayne

Courtesy of the Boys & Girls Club and Frost Youth Page Editor Jeanie Summerville Being a man takes time, commented one of the young Passport to Manhood participants at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Fort Wayne.  If you’ve been around the Boys & Girls Clubs of Fort Wayne, you’ve probably heard about the positive […]

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FILM REVIEW: ‘Nina’

| May 24, 2016
FILM REVIEW: ‘Nina’

Score: 0 percent    By Dwight Brown (NNPA News Wire Film Critic) If you haven’t picked up a copy of “I Put a Spell on You: The Autobiography of Nina Simone,” now is a good time to read it and let Simone reflect on her life, with her own enlightening words. If you haven’t seen […]

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From power talking to power doing

| May 24, 2016
From power talking to power doing

By James Clingman (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Veteran radio talk show host Carl Nelson, will present his third Power Talk event on June 17 through June 19, 2016 at Union Temple Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. The event has featured the likes of Tony Browder, Ashra Kwesi, the late Dr. Frances Cress-Welsing, Pastor Willie Wilson, […]

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ASK ALMA: My wife let me after 38 years; now I want to DNA test my kids

| May 24, 2016
ASK ALMA: My wife let me after 38 years; now I want to DNA test my kids

By Alma Gill (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Dear Alma, My wife and I divorced after 38 years of marriage. I still don’t understand why. I want to work it out, but she does not. I had intended on spending the rest of my life with her and now that won’t happen. We had our up […]

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