Category Archives: National and World News

Two Black Former College Roommates Close Historic Deal On $8.3 Million Hotel

When Davonne Reaves and Jessica Myers met as college students in the early 2000s, they never imagined they’d one day become business partners. Owning a hotel? Well, that was not even on the radar for the hospitality and journalism majors, … Continue reading

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The Pinky Cole Foundation and The Steve and Marjorie Harvey Foundation Team Up to Pay Shut Off Notices for More Than 100 Atlanta Families

With the official arrival of winter and cold temperatures in the weather forecast, Pinky Cole, CEO and Founder of Slutty Vegan ATL, has teamed up with Steve Harvey, Emmy® Award-Winning Entertainer, Radio Personality, Businessman and Philanthropist along with Georgia Power to ensure that … Continue reading

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Pepsi Invites Everyone to “Dig In” and Champion Black-Owned Restaurants with Goal to Generate $100 Million in Sales for Local Businesses

New Multi-Faceted Platform Launches with National TV Spot Featuring Four Black-Owned Restaurants from Across the Country Recognizing the diverse range of delicious food, rich history and culture that Black-owned restaurants contribute to the American experience, Pepsi introduced Dig In. The consumer-facing, multi-year … Continue reading

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Nominate Someone Making A Difference For Jersey Mike’s Sub Abover Grants

Know someone who’s going above and beyond to make a difference in your community? Nominate them for a $5,000 Sub Abover Grant from Jersey Mike’s Subs to help them make an even bigger impact. From now through January 6, 2021, go to to nominate an individual who … Continue reading

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Kroger Announces Framework for Action: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Plan to Uplift Associates, Customers and Communities

Retailer commits to 10 immediate actions to advance equity in the workplace and across America The Kroger Co., America’s largest grocery retailer, today announced its Framework for Action: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion plan, featuring both immediate and longer-term steps developed in collaboration … Continue reading

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