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Meet Sherron A. Stevens: A 21-year-old author of two books, founder of a car detailing service and owner of a food truck
Business

Meet Sherron A. Stevens: A 21-year-old author of two books, founder of a car detailing service and owner of a food truck

MEET SHERRON A. Stevens, a 21-year-old college student from Columbus, Ohio, who is already an author of two books and the founder of a successful mobile Auto detailing service, is launching a food truck that will give customers a one of a kind experience. Bondfire Grill will sell the bonfire experience and bring people to … Continue reading

A pizza chain backed by basketball star LeBron James is the fastest-growing restaurant chain in the US
Business

A pizza chain backed by basketball star LeBron James is the fastest-growing restaurant chain in the US

A PIZZA chain backed by basketball star LeBron James has been named the fastest-growing restaurant chain in the US. Blaze Pizza grew sales 205% over the prior year, the largest gain of any restaurant chain measured in the 2016 Technomic Top 500 Chain Restaurant Report. The boom is due, in part, to LeBron taking a more hands-on approach to his … Continue reading

Shariah Harris, 19, becomes first black woman to ride in US polo’s highest league
Sport

Shariah Harris, 19, becomes first black woman to ride in US polo’s highest league

EARLIER THIS month, Shariah Harris became the first African-American woman to play in the highest polo league in the United States. The 19-year-old took the field for the Postage Stamp Farm team and became a pioneer in polo, breaking barriers in the white, male-dominated sport. Shariah didn’t always she her future in polo, but rather … Continue reading

Donald Glover receives three Emmy nominations for ‘Atlanta’ in acting, writing and directing
Film, TV & Stage

Donald Glover receives three Emmy nominations for ‘Atlanta’ in acting, writing and directing

DONALD GLOVER has received three Emmy nominations for his critically-acclaimed series, Atlanta. The 33-year-old has been nominated for Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and Writing for a Comedy Series, as well as Directing for a Comedy Series for the “Atlanta” episode “B.A.N.” It’s been a busy period for Donald, who recently announced that he … Continue reading

Meet Patrick Brown Jr: The 23-year-old piano teacher who has had 23 surgeries to repair his sight
Black excellence

Meet Patrick Brown Jr: The 23-year-old piano teacher who has had 23 surgeries to repair his sight

MEET 23-YEAR-OLD Patrick Brown Jr, a piano teacher from Toronto who can barely see past a few feet directly in front of him. Patrick, who is affectionately called BJ by his family and friends, has had 23 surgeries in 23 years to install, repair or replace a shunt in his brain that drains the fluid … Continue reading