Women Mean Business Expo & Conference

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(NEW ORLEANS) – The fourth annual “Women Mean Business Expo & Conference,” themed this year as “Behind Every Successful Woman is Herself,” will feature several notable New Orleans women business owners and community leaders, uniting Sunday, August 6, 2017, at the Read more

Swagher Brand Ambassador Spotlight: Arnya T. M. Davis

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Name: Arnya T.M. Davis Business/Occupation/Brand: A.Martin Davis Branding and LadiCEO Tell us a little about yourself and what you do. I am Arnya T.M. Davis, and I currently reside in Dallas, Texas. I am originally from New Orleans, LA. I am Read more

For the Trap Creatives: T-Ray the Violinist, Mask-Off Challenger

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  As we continue to follow the Mask Off Challenge inspired by Future’s song, Mask Off from his self-entitled album, “Future”, today we are spotlighting one of Baton Rouge’s own, violinist Trenton “T-Ray” Thomas. Check out T-Ray’s take below. More  Read more

JetSuite Introduces the World to “Kof”, the Other Sexy Side of Kofi Siriboe

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Over the last few weeks many of us watching “Queen Sugar” have fallen for the beautiful, chocolate Kofi Siriboe who plays Ralph Angel. This week JetSuite, the artist spotlight on JetMag.com, revealed another side of Kofi Ava Duvernay has not Read more

Cafe Reconcile To Host “Pay What You Can” Day Tomorrow in New Orleans 

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Cafe Reconcile, which is a nonprofit cafe in Central City New Orleans, will host a Pay What You Can day this Wednesday, September 14, 2016.  The cafe acts as a training center for young people who have faced hardships, providing Read more

Love Le Menu’s “I Love Me” Retreat Review

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At first glance, the “I Love Me” retreat in Maryland may have looked like we partied and ate the whole time, but that is not true. It is simply part of a therapeutic approach that founder and Licensed Master Social Read more

#BLACKWORKMATTERS: The New Outcry

  While #BlackLivesMatter above all else, #BlackWorkMatters as well. Across the country yesterday, minimum wage workers and those who understand their plight united for the cause of increasing minimum wage, #Fightfor15. Organized by Black Youth Project 100, rallie took place Read more

Let’s Connect: Beading by Treva B.

  Beading by Treva B. is a New Orleans based jewelry company specializing in custom, hand made pieces. Each piece is hand made specially by Treva B. herself, as she adds her own special touch of elegance. Beading by Treva Read more

N.O. Fashion Event of the Summer Aims to Stamp Out Heart Disease

  NEW ORLEANS FASHION EVENT OF THE SUMMER AIMS TO STAMP OUT HEART DISEASE WITH HIGHLY ANTICIPATED STYLISH AFFAIR NEW ORLEANS, LA (May 22, 2014) – Couture for a Cause – A Fashion Affair for the Heart is set to take Read more

Wednesday’s Wonder Woman: Krystal Meredith Justice

             Today’s Wonder Woman, Krystal Meredith- Justice, is moving up in a field usually dominated amongst men, or at least in our local southern region anyway. Justice is the CEO of Knowledge Masters LLC (KMNOLA). Read more

Tasha Smith, Cynthia Bailey, Shaunie O’Neal and more attend the African Pride My Pride. My Way Beauty Suite in New Orleans

New Orleans (July 2012) –  African Pride hair care launched the all new Shea Butter Miracle collection this year at the second annual African Pride “My Pride. My Way” Beauty Pop – Up Suite in New Orleans during the Essence Read more

BAEO PROMOTING GREATER ACCOUNTABILITY FROM SCHOOLS AND FAMILIES AS 2011 SCHOOL YEAR BEGINS

BATON ROUGE, LA –Today, the Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) made a public call for school districts, public, parochial and charter schools as well as parents to keep a focused gaze upon the progress of school children as they Read more

The Good Life: Nakina Eugene’s Send Off Party

by: Fancy Saturday, Elle and I went down to N’Awlins, as they say, for  the Sending Off Party of Nakina Eugene, Miss Black Louisiana presented by Miss Black Louisiana USA. The event took place at the Wine Bistro starting with Read more

The African Pride Beauty Suite Comes to Essence Fest 2011

New Orleans (July 2011) – The African Pride “My Pride. My Way” Beauty Suite was the ultimate beauty lounge during the Essence Music Festival as over 600 ladies convened on the luxurious Le Pavillon Hotel on Saturday, July 2nd. The Read more

From Fancy w/ Love: My Late Night Scare

Greetings, I hope all is well in your world. Elle and I had a great time in New Orleans with Definition DJ JaySkillz at BSradio/ http://www.crescentcityradio.com. We had both a safe trip into New Orleans and back.  Unfortunately the confusion Read more