Tag: christmas

In-Sanity Claus

In-Sanity Claus

| December 30, 2013

HOUSE CALLS Well, commercial Xmas is over and folks are beginning to regain their sanity after buying, buying and buying. Charging, charging and charging. Now they realize it is time to pay, pay and pay for those overpriced things that they bought during their period of insanity. Why do we buy so much? Why do […]

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One Christmas wish

One Christmas wish

| December 25, 2013

This Christmas, let’s wish for a gift that both the giver and the recipient can enjoy… Let’s just wish for smiles; more of them, loads of them, this holiday season and all year.

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Sani (tation) Claus

Sani (tation) Claus

| December 24, 2013

I’m sure that during this holiday season, all of us will be eating foods that are prepared from other hands whether it be from relatives, coworkers, caterers and those in the restaurant business.

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Santa spreads happiness at MLK Club event

Santa spreads happiness at MLK Club event

| December 24, 2013

About 150 boys and girls attended the 17th MLK Club’s Annual Santa on Tour and Trolley Ride at the Renaissance Pointe YMCA Dec. 7.

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Dr. Deas’ Soul Santa song

Dr. Deas’ Soul Santa song

| December 20, 2013

“Since nobody’s seen Santa on Christmas / When he steals down the chimney with care / Wouldn’t it be so revealing / If Santa had black kinky hair”

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A novel (but good) idea for a holiday gift

A novel (but good) idea for a holiday gift

| December 19, 2013

Think about giving friends and family something that will help them for years to come—assistance in creating their own my Social Security account.

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Only a few days left ‘til Christmas

Only a few days left ‘til Christmas

| December 18, 2013

By Madeline Marcelia Garvin Special to Frost Illustrated I know most of you scurried around on Black Friday trying to find those bargain gifts, and if you did not find that which you wanted that Friday after Thanksgiving, some of you returned to the stores on slick salespeople shopping Saturday. Why do I refer to […]

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‘Tis the season for smart shopping

| December 9, 2013

By Cheryl Pearson-McNeil NNPA Columnist I’ve spent the last three years of this column sharing with you important facts about African-Americans’ consumer power. And, I know those of us who are certified black-belts in the time-honored martial art of shopping, were fired up for the Black Friday super sales with our artillery of cash and/or […]

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Praise dance featured at this year’s Christ Child Festival

Praise dance featured at this year’s Christ Child Festival

| December 4, 2013

FORT WAYNE—With the change of venue for the Christ Child Festival to downtown at 431 W. Berry St., comes the opportunity to offer Christian dance groups on the auditorium stage of the University of Saint Francis Performing Arts Center on opening night. The Christ Child Festival is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m., Dec. 6 […]

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MLK Club to host 17th Santa on Tour

MLK Club to host 17th Santa on Tour

| November 22, 2013

For nearly two decades, Fort Wayne’s Martin Luther King Jr. Club has helped to fulfill Christmas hopes and dreams for many children in our community. And this, the 17th year, will be no exception when the club hosts its annual Santa on Tour and Trolley Ride, scheduled for 12 noon to 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 7, at the YMCA Renaissance Pointe, 2323 Bowser St.

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