Chandler Cultural Foundation Appoints to LaTricia Harper Woods to Managing Board

Chandler Cultural Foundation, the non-profit managing Board for the Chandler Center of the Arts, has appointed LaTricia Harper Woods as a new member. Woods has an extensive 25-year career in strategic planning and implementation of community engagement, public relations, public...

Ponder Named as Superintendent of Red Mesa Unified School District #27

Effective July 1, 2020, Andre’ Ponder began his responsibilities as Superintendent of Red Mesa USD #27 in Teec Nos Pos, Arizona located in Apache County. Ponder was born and raised in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He graduated from South Plantation High School, and attended Broward...

Black Woman Seeks Video Footage after White Woman Reportedly Points Gun at Her at Tempe Marketplace

The appalling story has gone viral on social media. Many people throughout the world have seen Roicia Banks’ Facebook video where she tearfully recounts her scary experience on June 19 at Tempe Marketplace just outside of the Barnes and Noble store. If you haven’t...

CVS Health Announces 500 New Chandler Jobs

CHANDLER, AZ – CVS Health announced today a new 101,000-square-foot office in Chandler, AZ. Located at 1255 S. Spectrum Blvd. in the Allred Park Place development, CVS Health will employ approximately 500 workers. Job opportunities include health care advocates, care management...

Looking for Great Soul Food in the Phoenix Area? Chew on this List of Restaurants

As you know, “Soul Food,” is our staple! Neckbones, chitlins, catfish, pickled pig feet, fried chicken, etc. have fed generations of Black people. You may (or may not) be surprised to know that the Valley of the Sun has done an admirable job of continuing the...

Hometown 4th at Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek on July 4

Hometown 4th at Schnepf Farms July 44-9 PM Schnepf Farms24810 S Rittenhouse RdQueen Creek, AZ 85142 Event Cost/Ticket Price:$25 per car load This year’s classic local event will feature live music, a National Flag Service, craft vendors, food trucks, beer & wine bar, and a...

Black Girl Survival Camp Mini Course in Golden Valley on July 11

Black Girl Survival Camp Mini Course July 1110am to 2pm Golden Valley, Arizona Event Cost/Ticket Price:$55 full price / $35 early bird If you’ve wanted to learn how to purify water, create fire starters, learn to build a campfire, use a rocketstove, the one must-know secret to...

Phenomenal Woman Empowerment Experience in Scottsdale on August 15

Phenomenal Woman Empowerment Experience August 158:30am to 4:00pm Scottsdale Golf Club, Lakeview Ballroom7847 N Mockingbird Lane, Scottsdale, AZ 85353 Event Cost/Ticket Price:$99.00 The Phenomenal Woman Empowerment Experience is the premier event for entrepreneurs,...