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Lagos ranks 4th wealthiest in Africa

Lagos, the former capital of Nigeria has been ranked the fourth wealthiest city in Africa. With no other Nigerian cities listed in the ten-city fortune club, the nation’s commercial [...]

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Study: Black students from poor families are more likely to graduate from high school if they have at least one black teacher

A new study says that assigning black students from low-income black families to at least one black teacher in the third, fourth or fifth grades reduces the probability that they [...]

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MAGIC CITY DIAMOND CLASSIC KICKOFF NEWS CONFERENCE

***MEDIA ADVISORY***   MAGIC CITY DIAMOND CLASSIC KICKOFF NEWS CONFERENCE Alabama A&M vs. Alabama State Baseball Classic Moves to Regions Field BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA— Mayor William A. Bell, Sr. will [...]

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Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder Returns to Defend His Title

Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder Returns to Defend His Title Against Polish Challenger Andrzej Wawrzyk in Main Event of  Premier Boxing Champions on FOX & FOX Deportes Saturday, February [...]

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Autistic Teen Chef Launches First Cookbook To Fund Autism Charity

Autistic teen chef Chase Bailey, whose www.chasenyurface.com  cooking show has become an online hit, is launching his first cookbook with the aim of celebrating life as well as raising money to [...]

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Urban Ministry Presents 8th Annual Collard Green Cook-off and Wellness Expo

Birmingham, AL–Urban Ministry is pleased to present the 8th Annual Collard Green Cook-off and Wellness Expo, a celebration of food, wellness, and community promoting the healthy living programs at [...]

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Birmingham nonprofit secures huge $5.86 million grant

The Birmingham Business Journal June 28, 2016 The Dannon Project, a Birmingham nonprofit providing support to at-risk populations across Central Alabama just became a bit more capable thanks to [...]

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YP Weekend (June 9 – June 12)

Young Professionals are obsessed with success and are strongly attached to technology and media. We aim to make this event the Southeast’s focal young professional experience. YP Weekend will [...]

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SES 2016 Sports and Entertainment Industry Symposium

On April 8th and 9th, the inaugural SES2016 Sports and Entertainment Industry Symposium will take place in Birmingham, Alabama. On April 8th, there will be a Continuing Legal Education [...]

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Foundation for Progress in Journalism Fundraiser

Foundation for Progress in Journalism to host fundraiser at Lyric Theatre with a concert by The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards on Feb. 10 (BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – February 5, [...]

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