Author: DIANA HEIDGERD

Life Alliance Connection to host Inaugural Black Friday Holiday Shopping Expo at the Garden Theater

Life Connect Alliance in partnership with We Universe and Dollar $ense Task Force to host the inaugural Black Friday Holiday Shopping Expo on November 24 at the Garden Theater in Detroit from 10am- 7pm. The expo, hosted by Melody Fresh of the Fresher Brand, will feature 50 food and retail vendors, workshops, healthy cooking demonstrations, live entertainment and more. Offering more than just an opportunity to shop, the Black Friday Holiday Shopping Expo will provide a platform for both local small businesses and consumers to learn about financial literacy through a series of workshops and networking opportunities.

Wayne County Sheriff’s annual golf outing supports youth and senior education

The 27th annual golf outing to benefit the Wayne County Sheriff Youth & Senior Education Fund will be held Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the Warren Valley Golf Course in Dearborn Heights, MI.

Tee-offs are scheduled at 7:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. with registration at 6:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. The event also includes lunch and dinner, an auction, prizes and trophies.

Moonlight Photography hosts second annual Young Creators Summer Photography Camp

School is almost out for the summer, which means it’s time to find an enriching program to keep those young minds growing. However, the program should not only be enriching, but holds the interest of the child as well.  Finding a youth summer camp that does both, and is affordable and outside the realm of sports, can be tough.

The e.Lane Group Rips The International Runway in Detroit

Iantha Lane

On Friday, May 12, the e.Lane Group lit the skyline of Detroit on the rooftop of the M@dison Buliding with “The Social Runway,” an international fashion show between Detroit and Toronto hosted and produced by Iantha Lane, founder of the e.Lane Group.

Men of Excellence 2017: Celebrating 10 years of Excellence

The Michigan Chronicle, the region’s oldest, most respected African American newspaper, is celebrating 10 years of excellence as 50 honorees are inducted into the Men of Excellence class of 2017. The celebration will take place, Friday, June 30, at MotorCity Hotel.

Detroit native Victoria Townsend releases new novel: “A Pleasure Doing Business”

Writer and first-time novelist Victoria Townsend has published a romantic drama where Paige Davis is tangled between two-webs. Davis is an architectural designer working for a large, prestigious African American-owned design firm that her Godfather, Ike Johnson owns.  The real drama begins through a chance encounter with Malik Jackson; a handsome new hire that unintentionally stirs the pot and leaves readers wanting more.