Fri04182014

EAA partners with Focus: HOPE

EAA partners with Focus: HOPE

EAA partners with Focus: HOPE to provide the best IT solutions for its schools

The Education Achievement Authority of Michigan (EAA) recently announced it has partnered with Focus: HOPE to establish a technology team to service EAA school computers and server equipment. The partnership will help to ensure students and staff at the 15 EAA schools

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DIA’s Friends of African and African American Art 50th Anniversary

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PICTURED (from left) are the Honorable Charles W. Anderson III, Sharon Madison (event chair) Gail Ross, Rodney Howell, Laydell Wood Wyatt, Paralee Day and Dr. Robert E.L. Perkins.

As a longtime member of the City of Detroit Arts Commission and a member and honorary director of the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA), I take great pleasure in

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100 Black presidents and CEOs in latest edition of Who’s Who in Black Detroit

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Bill Pickard, Don Coleman, Leon Richardson and Rodney O'Neal

One hundred Black presidents and CEOs. That sentence alone speaks volumes. It speaks to the heights to which African-Americans have risen in business. It speaks to the beauty of dreams and the focus, dedication and preparation necessary to attain them. But perhaps most importantly, it

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DNC absence shows John Edwards tragedy as poverty takes back seat

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SPECIAL TO THE CHRONICLE

At the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, one of North Carolina’s famous sons, the 2004 vice presidential nominee was clearly absent, and with him, the issue for which he had become a national spokesman. In 2004, John Edwards cemented himself as a symbol for the fight against poverty. However, since then his p

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Bing, Snyder Announce Revitalization Plan For Belle Isle Detroit

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Mayor Dave Bing and Gov. Rick Snyder today announced a plan to revitalize Belle Isle Park through a state-city partnership. The plan calls for a 30-year lease of the island park where the City would maintain ownership and the State would manage and fund park operations through the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). According to Bing, the plan

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