The Rose Hosts 4th Annual Ensemble Theatre Fundraiser to Decrease High Breast Cancer Death Rate of African American Women

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On Sunday, October 8, 2017, The Rose bought “out the house” at the Ensemble Theater in Midtown Houston for an afternoon of entertainment, refreshments and great door prizes, plus a chance to impact the lives of African American women. The Reception started Read more

Black Restaurant Week Expands to Atlanta, GA


Black Restaurant Week (BRW), originally created in Houston, TX, is expanding to Atlanta! BRW will kick off its Inaugural Annual Summer Culinary Series, in the city of Atlanta, Georgia July 31- August 13, 2017. Due to the huge success of Read more


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The Women’s Business Enterprise Alliance (WBEA) is gearing up for their 2017 Annual Business Expo and Matchmaking Event. Embracing the quote from Fashion Icon Coco Chanel – “In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different”; this year’s theme Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Dr. Jacque Colbert


  Dr. Jacque Colbert is a woman of passion and purpose! She is a dynamic author, certified life/executive coach, and motivational speaker with global experience in business and HR leadership. Her portfolio spans over 20+ years with companies such as Read more

Music Monday: Sha Davis

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Sha Davis is the lead singer of Sha Davis & The 1990s, PBR&B/alternative R&B original band in Houston that does  live shows that are incredibly unique. They use live vocal,  instrument loopers, and other equipment to create an echoed and Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Verna Caddie


Meet today’s Wonder Woman, Verna Caddie, owner of Devine Creations organizations and professional eutquette coach in Houston, Texas. How would you describe your swagher? What makes Verna, Verna?I would describe my SwagHer as my style,class, and Godliness. What makes me Read more

Another Possible Police Involved Shooting in Houston, Texas


Though we couldn’t find anything via mainstream media, social media outlets like Twitter and Instagram are reporting the death of another Black man, Alva Braziel,  during a police involved shooting. We found one news story from Houston which did not Read more

Houston to Host First Ever Black Restaurants Week

Houston has been recognized as one of the leading culinary destinations in the country, and they are now using that advantage to increase exposure for the Black restaurant and eatery owners as well as support a good cause with their Read more

MANdatory Awareness: Barry TheStarsBarber B

How would you describe your swagger? What makes Barry, Barry? How would I describe my swag?  I call my style #ContemparyClassic meaning it’s modern, but retains a taste of the 80’s and 90’s. I love vintage clothes, music, architecture, and Read more

“Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend” Tour in Texas

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On Friday, October 17, Oprah Winfrey took the stage for the fifth stop in her eight-city U.S. arena tour “Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend” at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.  Below are photos for your coverage consideration. Oprah Read more

Doctors on the Runway Series Kicks Off

HOUSTON, JANUARY 14, 2014 — The Cynique Evoule Runway Series will kick off their “Couture Deco” “Doctors on the Runway” Series Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Laura Rathe Art Gallery located at 2707 Colquitt Street Houston, TX. 77098. This will Read more

Princess Jackson Socks Out Poverty for Christmas

Princess Jackson is a ten year old actress and the founder of the “Sock Out Poverty” campaign in Houston, TX. While having a conversation with her dad, a Houston police officer, Jackson learned that many of the homeless people in Read more