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Renaissance Pointe block party photo gallery

Renaissance Pointe block party photo gallery

| July 15, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Renaissance Pointe Neighborhood hosted its First Annual Family & Community Block Party on July 11 on Hurd St. (Photos by Erma Belt) Read more about the event here.

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Life legacy of Malcolm X—‘our shining black prince’ celebrated at Weisser Park

Life legacy of Malcolm X—‘our shining black prince’ celebrated at Weisser Park

| May 27, 2015

  FORT WAYNE—Members of the community celebrated the legacy and message of liberation and pride taught by the late Malcolm X—el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz—at a commemorative event, May 19, at Weisser Park Community Center, on what would have been the visionary leader’s 90th birthday. People of all ages marked the important date in history in a […]

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Colorism: A Conversation for Our Community

Colorism: A Conversation for Our Community

| March 18, 2015

Story & Photos by Denise Jordan—The Colorism event allowed me to put to rest some of the angst I had been dealing with and it opened the door for others to do the same.

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Spotlight on a successful Frost Illustrated Benefit Concert

Spotlight on a successful Frost Illustrated Benefit Concert

| July 9, 2014

This past Saturday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the American Legion Post 148, we all came together, in the name of love, to help benefit Frost Illustrated.

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Photos: Future of Civil Rights event

Photos: Future of Civil Rights event

| July 8, 2014

The Future of Civil Rights event took place July 2 and was sponsored by the University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne’s MLK Club and Frost Illustrated.

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Jennings Center awards scholarships

Jennings Center awards scholarships

| June 10, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Some deserving students recently got help with their future academic careers, thanks to a stalwart community organization with more than a half century legacy of serving young people. On June 1, the Advisory Council of the Jennings Recreation Center (aka the Jennings Center), 1330 McCulloch St., awarded three area students with scholarships during the […]

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Ladies of Phoenix Manor making beauty happen again

Ladies of Phoenix Manor making beauty happen again

| April 25, 2014

A Tea Party you need to know about, in the name of Love   Whatz up babies? In the Frost Illustrated edition that came to you on April 04, 2014 the spotlight was shined on the women of Phoenix Manor to acknowledge them for Loving Thy Neighbor and we had such a wonderful time together […]

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Photos & more: The Velvet Rope

Photos & more: The Velvet Rope

| April 10, 2014

Story and Photos by Jeanie Summerville (except as otherwise noted–thanks to Young Lions Media Group for additional photos) Whatz up babies? As promised, here are more photos and information from the Velvet Rope Beauty & Barber Battle and Community Exposition event (Click here to read my spotlight which appears in the April 9 edition of […]

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Photos: Community leaders discuss fatherhood

Photos: Community leaders discuss fatherhood

| February 23, 2014

IPFW held a panel discussing the critical role of fathers in the development of children in the African American community during “Fathers: The First Class Seat.”

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Photo: M. Francis Patterson book signing

Photo: M. Francis Patterson book signing

| February 5, 2014

Local author m. francis patterson signs a copy of his first collection of short stories entitled “A Scandal And Other Things” at Community Care Pharmacy.

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