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Gary Shepherd’s “Buy Black” highlight of the week, April 30

April 28, 2017

I got a call in my office recently from Jocelyn Mayo, the CEO and founder of Pampering Plus Inc.  They are an innovative home care company.  Ms. Mayo is a licensed nurse who started her business 13 years ago.  Who knew? With over 100 team members, their services range from skilled nursing to in-home assistance. ...

Olympians, World Championship gold medalists set to compete at 123rd Penn Relays

April 28, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  (Courtesy: Penn Athletics) INDIANAPOLIS — A strong lineup of Olympic and World Championships competitors – including Jamaica’s latest sprint sensation – is set to face off in the USA vs. The World events at the Penn Relays on Saturday, April 29. Seven nations, plus Team USATF, will light up the lanes on...

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Chicago O’Hare security chief fired weeks after passenger dragged off United flight

April 28, 2017

CHICAGO (AP) — The head of security at Chicago’s airports has been fired, just weeks after a

North Carolina civil rights center faces conservative ire

April 28, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Mark Dorosin, managing attorney at the UNC Center For Civil Rights poses for a photo

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Week In Review

‘Don’t Shoot Me’: Video shows cops hold five innocent children at gunpoint for playing basketball

April 28, 2017

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Police: Trooper slaying suspect shot dead after barricade

April 28, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Cpl. Stephen J. Ballard (Photo: CBS News) By Randall Chase Associated Press MIDDLETOW

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Philadelphia is the place to be! NFL Draft Experience

NFL Draft Experience Presented by Oikos Triple Zero, invites families and fans of all ages to enjoy a FREE admission, three-day football festival held along the half-mile stretch of Benjamin Franklin Parkway from Thursday, April 27, through Saturday, April 29. Representing the largest festival footprint ever created by the NFL, spanning the size of nearly…

Food And Beverage

Hot cooking trends: Five flavorful ways to prepare pork

BPT Tired of the same old casseroles and pasta dishes? As the seasons transition, you’re probably looking for fresh and flavorful ways to prepare satisfying foods for your family and friends. An increasing number of home and professional chefs are using pork to produce mouth-watering, palate-pleasing recipes. Pork is a satisfying, excellent source of protein…

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The rising burden of Alzheimer’s disease on health costs, caregiver health and 65+ population

April 28, 2017

BPT Kristen Beatty’s 78-year-old father, Ray, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s about 10 years ago. Since then, he...


Here’s how to tap into your home’s not-so-hidden potential

April 28, 2017

BPT Your most valuable asset is around you all the time. It’s above you, it’s below you...

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Jesse Williams filed for divorce last week from his wife

April 28, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Jesse Williams  (Photo: taniavolobueva / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Grey’s Anatomy hunk Jesse Williams filed...


SUNscopes for the week of April 30

April 28, 2017

By Georgia Nicols All Signs: The planet Mercury is symbolic of our daily communications and actions. It...

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How to get the best-looking lawn for your time and money

April 28, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  (Courtesy of The LaurelRock Company/ BPT If grubs overtake your lawn this spring, will you...


Jazz Appreciation Month is Live in the City

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By Kendall Alexander @SteezieKBreezie Good music will inspire an individual to accomplish great feats. That feel good...

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