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Building Wealth: Tips for Teaching Your Children the Value of Money

Posted by Tamiya King There are several aspects of effective parenting, and one of the most important is teaching children how to save and spend money. Wise financial habits can

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African-American Parenting With a Purpose: Turn Off the TV, Open Up a Book

Posted by ABS Staff By Brother Victorious As a middle school educator in a predominantly African-American community, I come into contact with many parents who are working to raise children who

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Children With Allergies at Increased Risk of Early Heart Disease

BHM Edit Staff Cardiovascular risk starts earlier than researchers thought Children with asthma, hay fever and eczema have roughly twice the rate of high blood pressure and cholesterol, putting them

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Did You Know a 15 Year Old, Black Student Built a Multi-Million Dollar Tech Company

At the tender age of 12 years old, Jaylen Bledsoe was your typical kid curious about the world, technology and entrepreneurship. However, what made him differ was action. He started a

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Fifteen Black Entrepreneurs Make a Big Deposit In A Black-Owned Bank

By Robert Stitt Fifteen young Black businessmen entered the Black-owned Industrial Bank with the intent of opening accounts. The men were members of the Black Male Entrepreneurship Institute (BMEI), a

Sports Youth

Matt Barnes Suspended 2 Games for Incident with Derek Fisher

The NBA has reportedly suspended Memphis Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes for two games for an off-court incident involving New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher.   The NBA has been

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Sabres’ Evander Kane Denies Wrongdoing After Report of Sex Offense

By Rebecca Vogt   BUFFALO, N.Y. — Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane is denying wrongdoing after being named in an alleged sex offense investigation. The 24-year-old took the ice Monday

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5 Online Tutoring Sites You Need to Know About

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We Are Reckless: A Crime Is Being Committed ~ By Melanie Funchess

A crime is being committed in my community. The crime is Reckless Endangerment. Who is committing this crime? We are!! Reckless Endangerment is a crime consisting of acts that create

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Youth Project – A Proposal with Vision

By Adelina Gonzalez   Back in 2004, I came up with an idea–a project that I believe would aid our youth in excelling in school, as well as in the

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Lets Chat, Man to Man by Tracy L Williams

  Not too long ago I received a notice on Facebook from my dear friend, Dr. Leonard Brock. He wanted me to look at some alarming statistics. Although I was

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Jekalyn Carr— Inspiring Youth

      JC- There aren’t really any cons if you’re talking about peer pressure or anything like that. I’ve never really had to deal with that because peer pressure

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Kids Just Don’t Understand!

    How many of us remember the Fresh Prince and DJ Jazzy Jeff ’s song “Parents just don’t understand?” Remember how as kids we sang along and memorized all

Community Youth

Local model walks in VS Fashion Show

NEW YORK (AP) – Some lit up, others were pretty – and patriotic – in pink and still more burst forth like fireworks. Yes, Tuesday was Victoria’s Secret sexpot angel

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RTA leaders suggests reopening school

Rochester, N.Y. – The president of the Rochester Teacher’s Union wants to resurrect the Josh Lofton High School in Rochester, which closed more than a decade ago. The school used