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‘Ban the Box’ is official in Daytona

‘Ban the Box’ is official in Daytona July 9, 2015 Filed under DAYTONA BEACH, LEAD STORIES, NEWS Posted by 9admin9 BY PENNY DICKERSON DAYTONA TIMES The City of Daytona Beach officially implemented its Fair Chance / Ban the Box Policy during a regular commission meeting this month. The policy went into effect on July 1 […]

Jacksonville Film Festival 2011

What a wonderful weekend I had covering the Jacksonville Film Festival. In all fairness, yes, the additions of the African American films (and their producers and featured actresses) were last minute additions, but we made the best of Friday thru Sunday, and I’m grateful to the Gods of journalism that I was able to “capture” […]

Conrad D’Andrea Lewis: A Celebration of Life (1964 – 2009)

Conrad’s You Tube Tribute http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x2jR4wAP_w8 Three years ago to the date: July 16, 2009 You pulled an abrupt 5-6-7-8 and exited stage left. Gosh we miss you. Indeed life has gone on, but it’s not the same without you. Your smile, your robust laugh, your “Color Purple” impersonations, your generous spirit and sweet soul. Your […]