Neither CBS nor Rihanna directly acknowledged that the singer's past history as a victim of domestic violence played a role in the decision to drop her song.
Started as Hispanic Heritage Week in 1968 by President Lyndon Johnson, Hispanic Heritage Month was expanded to a month by President Ronald Reagan and enacted into law in 1988.
Today marks the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month. From September 15th to October 15th as we celebrate the contributions of Hispanics to the United States and honor Hispanic leaders who have paved the way and fought for the Hispanic community.
New men’s collection by Ryan Seacrest makes impeccable styling easy through Style Made Smart™ color matching system
Today, Ryan Seacrest launches his new tailored men’s clothing collection – Ryan Seacrest Distinction – exclusively at 150 Macy’s stores nationwide and on macys.com. The sophisticated line includes suit separates, shirts, ties and accessories – all designed to mix and match through the innovative Style Made Smart™ color matching system. Curated by Emmy-winning host and producer Ryan Seacrest, the collection fuses enduring traditional menswear designs with a contemporary, optimistic attitude.
Celebrity Chefs Compete Using Only Canned and Shelf-Stable Ingredients
The City of Houston Mayor’s Office of Public Safety and Homeland Security and the Houston Community Preparedness Collaborative (HCPC) are hosting a competition focused on cooking with non-perishable food items.
Scott Robinson designs, Inc. now offers watercolors on canvas
Artist LaShonda Scott Robinson, President of Scott Robinson designs, Inc. now offers her distinctive watercolors featuring contemporary African American life on canvas. The new collection entitled, "The Canvas Collection: Watercolors on Canvas" is geared toward art enthusiasts who love watercolors but prefer the look and convenience of canvas.
The Digibots Classroom Adventures Series created by Dyke Robinson addresses inappropriate behaviors in the classroom for school-age children (K 3rd Grade).
Digibots is a unique concept created by African American Dyke Robinson, who developed his innovative toy and publishing company to address inappropriate behaviors in the classroom for school-age children. Inappropriate classroom behaviors are the leading cause why classroom instruction does not occur. He goal is make his product accessible to every child on the planet; He wants all of them to have a copy of the Digibots Classroom Adventure series.
Terrance Amen, founder of 3ufirst.com and author of Black Unity: The Total Solution to Financial Independence and Happiness, says we can bring billions of dollars back to our community by using the money we're already spending. Amen based 3ufirst, the company, on his book. He created the company in order to solve the major problems within the community, which include unemployment, lack of wealth creation, and lack of funding for the best programs across the country that are presently under-funded.
Volunteer Houston is Houston’s sole referral service connecting volunteers to a broad spectrum of diverse nonprofit organizations. With 40 years of volunteer management experience, our staff supports 1,200 Community Partners in developing and hosting over 1,000 volunteer projects each month around the city. We provide our Community Partners with opportunities to increase their impact by connecting them with their passions.
East Texas University Again Ranks High in US News & World Report's Annual 'AMERICA'S BEST COLLEGES'
For the 21st time, LeTourneau University shines on U.S. News and World Report’s annual rankings of “America’s Best Colleges.” “Best Regional Universities in the Western Region” spans Texas to Alaska, and LETU marches 27th among all universities in that category, ranking above all public universities in Texas in its category, and 6th among Texas independent universities. “Twenty-one years points straight to our faculty and staff—to our leaders, past and present,” LETU President Dr. Dale A. Lunsford said.