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Devri Velázquez, Rocio Mora and Ada Rojas discuss the Afro-Latina Experience at the recently held event RisasRizos

Afro-Latinas take to the road to talk hair care and heritage

By Prinsey Walker Contributing Writer Ada Rojas and Rocio Mora did not know how to deal with their hair – thick, curly mixes of Latino

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‘Sweet Unity’ among Black people

By James Clingman TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Great news! In the tradition of those who have called for supporting our African relatives in some form or another,

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Who owns that trademark? Names behind some words may surprise you
By Eric Easter Contributing Writer (Special from Urban News Service) – When he died, the rock star, Prince, left not only a vault containing a treasure trove of music and videos. He ...
U.S. Dept of Commerce announces $2.1M investment in resiliency projects
By David T. Baker Associate Editor The U.S. Economic Development Administration announced last week that it will continue to support recovery in New Orleans and along the Gulf Coast, dedicating $2.1 million ...
Shop small and shop often: Why small businesses matter
By David T. Baker Contributing Writer For those shoppers too timid to brave the mania of Black Friday but eager to get in some holiday shopping before the digital convenience of Cyber ...
Deadline to apply for small business assistance fund extended
On Tuesday, Oct. 30, the Mayor’s Office of Economic Development announced the extension payday loans online boise idaho of the deadline to apply for a loan from the New Orleans ...
Grow Gentilly’ small business competition deadline set for July 31
Capital One Bank, in partnership with the Urban League of Greater New Orleans, recently announced the second annual “Grow Gentilly” small business growth plan competition to help small businesses in ...
White House to host entrepreneurship forum in New Orleans
WASHINGTON, DC — The White House Business Council zip online loans and the Office of Public Engagement today announced that they will host two Urban Entrepreneurship Forums in New ...
Urban Entrepreneurship Forum set for July 20 in Crescent City
Mayor Mitch Landrieu, in partnership with the White House Busi­ness Council, the White House Office of Public Engagement and the Domestic Policy Council, will host an Urban Entrepreneurship Forum on ...
U.S. Treasury expands Small Business ‘Main Street’ program
A north Louisiana bank is among six financial institutions that will get a much-needed shot in the arm from the expansion of a federal program designed to strengthen ...

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