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Patti LaBelle, Hill Harper and Yolanda Adams to Speak At the 22nd Annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

NEW YORK, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Join BLACK ENTERPRISE at the 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit hosted by Nationwide on Wednesday, May 17 through Saturday, May 20, at the Marriott Marquis Houston in Houston, Texas, with a powerhouse lineup of some of the nation’s most accomplished and celebrated entrepreneurs and motivational speakers. 492 more words

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Black Enterprise: GM Maurice Ashley & Chess in the Schools

Chess in the Schools just hosted the GM Maurice Ashley Chess Challenge, a special scholastic chess tournament in celebration of Black History Month and Grandmaster Maurice Ashley, the first ever African-American chess grandmaster, and a member of the Chess in the Schools Board of Advisors. 13 more words

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POWER MOVES: Wrongfully Imprisoned for Decades, Now the Proud Owners of Brooklyn’s Newest Bar

Derrick Hamilton and Shabaka Shakur in front of their new bar and restaurant, Brownstone, in Brooklyn.Photo: Innocence Project/Mattedesign

A little after 5 p.m. on Friday in Dumbo, Brooklyn, the expectant staff at the bar and restaurant Brownstone are preparing for their opening-night rush. 979 more words


Legendary Actress Phylicia Rashad And Business Icon Ursula Burns Among Women of Power Legacy Award Honorees

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2016 — Black Enterprise will present its highest honor, in recognition of the achievements of black women during the Women of Power Legacy Awards, on March 9, 2017, at the 2017 Women of Power Summit in Phoenix, Arizona. 728 more words


Pittsburgh entrepreneur offers healthy versions of traditional soul food

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Torie Day stands in front of Day La Soul Cafe & Grocer, which she hopes to open next month in Allentown.

Torie Day burst into the storefront in the Allentown business district that she soon will open as a small grocery store and restaurant, immediately reached for her phone, and set it to play jazz music. 982 more words


Doula Creates Natural Childbirth App

by Samara Lynn    Posted: November 14, 2016

A Brooklyn Doula brings the ancient practice into the 21st century with her new app

Yasmintheresa Garcia is a doula—a person who assists a woman before, during, and after childbirth. 336 more words