Tag Archives: atlanta

  • Forbes: 3 Cities (Atlanta, Raleigh, Washington) Rank Highest for Black Economic Success

    Jan 22, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via NewsOne) – Atlanta; Raleigh, North Carolina; and Washington, D.C. are the top-three cities where African-Americans are doing the best economically, according to a recent report by Forbes. The magazine took a look at three major data factors in compiling its list of 10 cities and how they were ranked. There remains a huge gap […]

  • Spring Shoot Scheduled for Donald Glover’s FX Pilot ‘Atlanta’

    Jan 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *This spring, FX goes into production on the comedy pilot “Atlanta,” created by, and starring Donald Glover. “It will explore the rap scene in the city of Atlanta through the perspective of two cousins – one, a sudden rap star, the other a college dropout struggling with the unique challenge of being young, gifted and […]

  • A Fiery Battle Over Religious Beliefs Wages In Atlanta

    Jan 16, 15 by Dana L. Stringer 4 Comments


    *A firestorm is blazing in Atlanta after Mayor Kasim Reed’s controversial firing of Kelvin Cochran, the city’s fire chief, on Jan. 6 for publishing and distributing his self-help book, Who Told You That You Were Naked?   Apparently, Cochran distributed the book, which includes a passage referring to homosexuality as “vile, vulgar, and inappropriate,” to coworkers […]

  • Ebony Steele Celebrates Launch of Eponymous Website (Watch)

    Nov 1, 14 by Madge Evans Leave a comment


    *Atlanta, GA – Last  Sunday evening marked the celebratory launch of EbonySteele.com created by the dynamic lady herself Ms. Ebony Steele. Steele talks about what her fan base can expect from her new lifestyle and entertainment website encompassing everything from women’s dating and health issues to the latest entertainment news to new ‘product boxes’ from young entrepreneurs […]

  • NIMBY! Atlantans Concerned About Ebola Patients Receiving Treatment in the City

    Aug 5, 14 by Angela P. Moore 2 Comments


    *The Ebola epidemic is the worst outbreak in history and it is steadily wreaking havoc across West Africa. So far, this frightening disease has killed 887 lives and over 1600 cases have been documented. In addition, the numbers are not slowing down. Two American missionary/medical workers infected with the deadly Ebola virus were transported over […]

  • Buckhead Residents Protest Bieber: ‘His Relocation to Atlanta can be Nothing but Bad for our Children’

    Feb 24, 14 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments


    *Residents of the Atlanta suburb where Justin Bieber is rumored to be moving have galvanized in an effort to keep him out of their neighborhood. A contingent in Buckhead — a wealthier district listed as a fifteen minute drive from downtown Atlanta — organized a Facebook event that urged homeowners to protest at 6 a.m. […]