Sunday Refresh

Sunday is a day where many take the time to relax and enjoy self. The day to kick back with loved ones or just yourself. It is important to rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit every so often in order to stay centered  and track back to self.  Having different outlets to do so will help to keep your downtime interesting. A popular way to relax is to meditate and rejuvenate your zen. Meditation keeps the mind clear and your body calm. In order to meditate affectively seclude yourself to a quiet space for a couple of minutes or more, you…
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Teens Talk

Counter Stories Our teens have been making a productive noise lately, from the peaceful walk outs to protest Trump's Presidency to becoming innovators and creating different platforms where thoughts, feelings and opinions of youth can be seen, heard and shared. We have had the opportunity to meet and engage with a group of youth leaders that have been apart of the construction of a new production called "Counter Stories". Counter Stories is a show created for and by teens sponsored by a non profit organization called "Men Can Stop Rape".  Men Can Stop Rape also has a youth development division…
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Fashion in the City : Ethnicity Brand Premiere

Ethnicity Brand Premiere Last night was an eclectic affair, filled with networking, color, fashion and fun! Models displayed Desmond Handon's new couture pieces for his luxury line, Ethnicity Brand. The Ethnicity Brand is a runway/streetwear line that also features custom made jewelry and accessories for both men and woman. Ethnicity Brand Accessories Ethnicity gave their viewers multiple visual settings to explore their royal pieces. Models walked from the stage to a live picture frame, from the live picture frame to a black back drop, from a black back drop to the pop up shop and from…
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POLITICS AS USUAL: Trump & The Stump

  America is bombarded with emotions about this 2016 election. As I walked into work today my coworkers were overwhelmed with disappointment and personal opinion about the November 8, 2016 presidential election results. Everyone is making comments about things going back to the way they use to be, but my question is when did anything change?   Racism has never left, laws that impact urban community have not fluctuated, a majority of citizens are still living check to check and the police have never stopped killing black people. So again I ask what is so different now that Trump is…
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