Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts III

Rev. Dennis Dillon Pays Tribute to Harlem’s Dr. Calvin Butts III

In the early 1990’s, I sent a reporter to Harlem to cover a story on a Black preacher who took off his robe, put...
Dr. Melissa M. Freeman

92 & STILL PRACTICING:  Dr. Melissa M. Freeman

Her grandfather Albert B. Walker was born a slave in Virginia back in the 1850s, and thanks to the Emancipation Proclamation, he was freed...
Ask Dr. Merrick

MY BREATH SMELLS, WHAT SHOULD I DO? : One reader ask the dentist!

Dr. Merrick, thanks for your time and for answering my question. I have tried everything but some of the people around me still tell...
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Advancing Black pathways:  Bringing racial equity to the financial services system

Last December, Byna Elliott joined JPMorgan Chase & Co. to lead Advancing Black Pathways, the firm’s strategy to strengthen the economic foundation of the...
COVID Vaccination Update

COVID Vaccination Update

The New York Christian Times tracks the global spread of the coronavirus and tracks the progress of COVID-19 vaccinations.  The following data shows the...
Looking back at 2021 -

Looking Back At 2021

2021 was a year of tumults and triumphs.  The coronavirus raged on as many countries around the world and states in America struggled to...
Omicron Variant

Omicron variant could weaken or end the pandemic, experts reveal

The highly transmissible Omicron variant of the coronavirus is having its way with the American population, and mayors, governors, and the powers in Washington...
Billions for Black minority businesses

VP Harris, Treasury Dept. announce billions for Black, minority businesses

Billions for Black minority businesses. Black-owned businesses are getting a major boost from the fed government.  Vice President Kamala Harris and Treasury Secretary Janet...
Court blocks vaccine mandate

Supreme Court blocks vaccine mandate that covered 80 million workers

The U.S. Supreme Court has blocked the federal government from enforcing a vaccine-or-testing rule for large private employers but let stand a vaccine mandate...
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Byron Allen signs $28.5M purchase agreement for Montgomery, AL FOX affiliate

Media mogul Byron Allen has signed a purchase agreement to acquire WCOV-TV, a Fox affiliate in Montgomery Allen – bringing Allen Media Broadcasting’s holdings...

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