(BPRW) Celebrating 25 Years, ESSENCE Festival Transforms into Platform Advancing Global Black Culture, Economic Ownership & Inclusion

(BPRW) Celebrating 25 Years, ESSENCE Festival Transforms into Platform Advancing Global Black Culture, Economic Ownership & Inclusion

With an International Audience of 500,000+ Attendees Over July 4th Weekend and a Total Economic Impact of Approximately $4 Billion, ESSENCE Festival Has Created a “Home” for Black Communities as the World’s Largest Cultural, Entertainment and Empowerment Experience – – …

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High School Opens Doors on Friday Nights to Keep Students Safe and Off the Streets

High School Opens Doors on Friday Nights to Keep Students Safe and Off the Streets

Newark, NJ — West Side High School in Newark, New Jersey, has been receiving praises for its unique program that keeps students away from violence and gang activities in the streets. Their Lights On program, which started four years ago, allows students to spend …

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16-Year Old Girl Found Dead Before She Could Testify in Sexual Assault Case

16-Year Old Girl Found Dead Before She Could Testify in Sexual Assault Case

Kalamazoo, MI — Mujey Dumbuya, a 16-year-old girl, was about to testify against her rapist but she was found dead on the side of the road half-naked. Officials say she was killed by strangulation. On January 28, Dumbuya’s partially clothed body …

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