At the golden age of 89, Bishop Dr. Barbara L. King has seen a lot in her lifetime. The founder, minister and spiritual leader of Atlanta’s Hillside International Truth Center has received numerous awards and honors for her ministry throughout the decades, including being named as the first female chief of the Ashante tribe in Ghana, West Africa. She has…
If ingredients were the only standard used to determine caloric values in alcoholic beverages, gin would win hands down. Created with botanicals, spices and citrus rind, these flavors come to life and add complexity to your cocktail.
People served by GreyStone Power can enjoy rebates on energy-efficient products to help them manage costs. That’s because as a not-for-profit cooperative, GreyStone works with members to save energy and money.
Economic development and a focus on South Fulton’s image as a quality, safe place to live were among the topics political leaders, including Mayor Bill Edwards, addressed at Community Forum at Westlake High School.
New App Launches! The Styled by Love E application allows users to hire a personal stylist to shop for them, style them and deliver fashionable wardrobe selections to their door. “We want to make getting dressed fun and easy, giving our clients the confidence to boldly present their best selves to the world,” said Evonya … Continued
Qaadirah Abdur-Rahim is a nonprofit innovator bringing change to the same East Point community she grew up in. While at University of California, Berkeley, she felt underprepared for college coursework. After graduation, she returned home to work at the Future Foundation for youth started by her brother Shareef Abdur-Rahim, notable NBA All-Star and NBA G League President. Nineteen years ago,…
Hey Y’all, Every year when May makes its welcomed return to our calendars, we can’t help but sing the line from The Temptations’ “My Girl” that goes, “When it’s cold outside, I’ve got the month of May.” This month brings with it an abundance of joy—bright blue skies, a rainbow of flowers and, of course, … Continued
This year's theme was Fashioned with Purpose and featured a stunning catwalk. The honorees included Pamela Cooper and Dr. Na'Taki Osborne Jelks along with Bovanti Cosmetics Founder Anita Bohannon. Dr. Tanisha McGlothen and Dr. Andrea Lewis served as Brunch Committee Chairs and Dr. Venetta Coleman is the President of the Atlanta Chapter. Proceeds went towards scholarships … Continued
Chelsea Freeman Dease Southwest Atlanta Native, a neighborhood she fondly refers to as the “SWATs.” Education: Woodward Academy and Henry W. Grady High School, University of South Carolina as a Spanish and Dance Major and law school at the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law.
Avery*Sunshine started on the road to stardom at a young age simply by doing what she loved. She began playing piano at 8 years old and played for different denominations at church as a teenager, as well as directing choir and singing. When it came time to choose a major in college, the decision was obvious: piano. A self-described introvert/extrovert,…