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Business Profile: Graphic designer George L. Eldridge Jr.

Business Profile: Graphic designer George L. Eldridge Jr.

| April 16, 2015 | 1 Reply

By Jeanie Summerville 1.)  What is your profession and how long have you been in business?  I’m a graphic designer and I’ve been in business since April 2002 after being downsized from my job at Kinko’s on Dec. 31, 2001. 2.)  Describe the service and/or products that you offer I design logos, flyers, business cards, […]

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Spotlight on Willis Cotton of Roller Dome South skating rink

Spotlight on Willis Cotton of Roller Dome South skating rink

| April 8, 2015 | 1 Reply

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It pleases me to bring to you this week’s spotlight because I don’t know anyone who doesn’t enjoy rolling skating.  On that note, have some fun reading about the head manager of Roller Dome South as you get to know him better on our journey of love.  So, at this time, […]

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The art of the Alabama road trip

The art of the Alabama road trip

| April 8, 2015 | Reply

By Ephraim Smiley Special to Frost Illustrated It’s alleged that during a heavy rain storm in Alabama, fish as big as your hand fell from the sky and Moma Cook gathered them and cooked them. I owe my resourcefulness, environmental awareness and agricultural acuity to my parents Ephraim and Audrey Smiley and subsequently my great […]

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Edna Rowland Williams: An early perspective on Central High School

Edna Rowland Williams: An early perspective on Central High School

| April 8, 2015 | 1 Reply

  The Central High All-Year Blowout of 2015 jumps off on April 25 at the McMillen Park Community Center, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For all festival inquires, visit  www.centralhighschoolfest.com or call the African/African American Historical Society Museum (AAAHSM) at 260.420.0765. Like their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/CentralHighSchoolFest. The following article is one in a series of […]

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Spotlight on Renaissance Pointe YMCA featuring Melisa McCann

Spotlight on Renaissance Pointe YMCA featuring Melisa McCann

| April 4, 2015 | Reply

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Have we got a treat for you! A couple of Fridays ago, on March 20, the Renaissance Pointe YMCA had its first Latin Extravaganza Night and it was fantastic. People were lined up at the door anticipating the fun, excitement and beauty that this kind of event has to […]

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Business Profile: LaDonna Chambers

Business Profile: LaDonna Chambers

| March 25, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville 1.)  Describe the service and/or products that you offer I am a freelance makeup artist who offers various types of makeup services. I offer makeup services for bridal, prom, everyday makeup looks, one-on-one lessons, group lessons, product consultations and more. It all depends on what my clients want.  One client may want […]

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An unparalleled act of love: ‘She saved my life’

An unparalleled act of love: ‘She saved my life’

| March 25, 2015

In amazing act of love, courage, Muslim teacher donates a kidney to Christian student By Ashahed M. Muhammad Special to the NNPA from The Final Call DETROIT (FinalCall.com)–Eighteen-year-old A’ja Booth suffered from nephrotic syndrome, a kidney disease in which protein leaks out of the kidneys into the body. One of the symptoms is excessive fluid […]

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Spotlight on the beauty within the heart of Pastor Carlton Lynch (part one)

Spotlight on the beauty within the heart of Pastor Carlton Lynch (part one)

| March 11, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? As always, I hope everything is well with you and yours and that, you’re still taking time out of your schedules, on a daily basis, to bring yourselves and others some well deserved beauty, joy, happiness and some form of peace of mind.  On that note, it pleases me […]

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Spotlight on The Salvation Army (part two of two)

Spotlight on The Salvation Army (part two of two)

| March 4, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Let’s recap from part one that came to you about the Salvation Army that featured Dewayne Michaels.  Dewayne is a production worker at the Salvation Army Thrift store that’s located in Southgate Plaza.  We learned about his trials and tribulations and how they were conquered with the help of […]

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Central High School’s Willie B. Rozier: Steady as he goes

Central High School’s Willie B. Rozier: Steady as he goes

| March 4, 2015

Editor’s note: The Central High All-Year Blowout of 2015 jumps off on April 25 at the McMillen Park Community Center, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For all festival inquires, visit  www.centralhighschoolfest.com or call the African/African American Historical Society Museum (AAAHSM) at (260) 420.0765. Like their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/CentralHighSchoolFest. As part of the historic celebration, Frost […]

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