On Friday, August 26th Data News Weekly will end its 50th Anniversary Celebration by honoring six recipients with the People’s Golden Service Award. This new award honors six leaders for positively impacting and empowering the African-American Community Read More →
George E. Curry, a veteran journalist who championed the Black press and was reviving online his beloved Emerge magazine, died Saturday at 69, according to a message from his sister’s Facebook account. Read More →
With any garden design, a lot of thought has to be given to the pathways through you little slice of paradise. First and foremost, the pathways need to be drawn out on paper. Ideal pathways are ones that wind and meander Read More →
On Saturday August 20, 2016, Lovevolution performed new singles from their up-and-comming album Black and Gold. The band is a duet of Mr. Lorrius and Semaj, a husband-wife power team that sing a variety of music ranging from social j Read More →
Sponsorships and donations have been pouring into the new Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), which is set to open on Sept. 24 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Read More →
Today, the City of New Orleans is reminding residents of the precautions they should take to protect themselves and their homes from mosquitoes, which are known to transmit diseases like Zika virus, West Nile and chikungunya. Read More →
Data News Weekly will be celebrating its 50th year of publishing with a two-day celebration on August 26-27, 2016. On the first day of our event, along with world-class entertainment, we will honor our Trailblazers Read More →
On Friday, August 26th Data News Weekly will continue its 50th Anniversary Celebration by honoring six recipients with the People’s Golden Service Award. This new award honors six leaders for positively impacting and empowering the African-American Community within the City, state or nation. This year’s six recipients include Donna Brazile, Vice-Chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee; Marc Morial, CEO of the National Urban League; Congresswoman Maxine Water, U.S. Representative for California’s 43rd District; Tanya Lombard, Assistant Vice-President of AT&T; Jim Farmer, Retired Vice- President of GMAC; and Dan Packer, Former CEO and President of Energy New Orleans Inc.