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U.S. Congressman Cummings Dies

By Brenda Buchanon, Contributing Writer Rep. Elijah Eugene Cummings (January 18, 1951 – October 17, 2019) dies at age 68. He succumbed to “longstanding health issues” at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland at approximately 2:45 a.m. on Thursday, October 17, 2019, according to his

KAINE COSPONSORS BIPARTISAN BILL TO IMPROVE VETERANS’ CAREGIVER PROGRAM

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) cosponsored the Transparency and Effective Accountability Measures (TEAM) for VeteranCaregivers Act, a bill to improve the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)caregiver program. The legislation was introduced by Senators MarshaBlackburn (R-TN) and Gary Peters (D-MI).“Caregivers play a vital

MacCallum More Museum and Gardens Hosts Garden Gift Gala

MacCallum More Museum and Gardens hosts Garden Gift Gala, offering art lovers and holiday shoppers the opportunity to enjoy and purchase original art and crafts from Lake Country Artisans Guild Members. The Guild has an active membership of 39 talented and gifted artisans, offering works

TMCF STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF CONGRESSMAN ELIJAH CUMMINGS

Cummings was on the Honorary Congressional Host Committee for the TMCF 32nd Anniversary Awards Gala WASHINGTON, DC (October 17, 2019) –  It is with a heavy heart that I extend my sincere condolences to Mrs. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings and the entire Cummings family on the untimely passing of

Texas Southern University Partners with Maricopa Community Colleges

HOUSTON (October 16, 2019) –Texas Southern University and Maricopa Community Colleges (MCC), one of the nation’s largest community college systems, recently initiated a memorandum of understanding. The partnership creates an academic pipeline between the two institutions and provides a framework to ensure students transferring from a

FLORIDA MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY FEATURES A SEGMENT FROM RED TABLE TALK, FACT AND FIGURES ALONG WITH WOMEN IN DISTRESS EMERITUS, MARCIA BARRY-SMITH, IN HONOR OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS

Marcia Barry-Smith Miami Gardens, October 15, 2019 – Marcia Barry-Smith has been described as a recognized and influential Community Advocate in several fields and with numerous accomplishments.Barry-Smith’s nationally acclaimed Homeless to Homeowner (H2H) Club program has placed hundreds of formerly homeless families into homeownership, empowering