Author: Chelsea Martin

The City of Norfolk is hosting two career fairs for a variety of city jobs this week. The public service career fairs will be held at the MacArthur Center from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 23. Click HERE for more information.

Taraji P. Henson is headed back to school just in time for graduation! Howard University President Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick revealed the news in a statement last Thursday (4/14). The statement said in part, “It is with great pleasure that the Howard University community will welcome alumna Taraji P. Henson back home to deliver […]

Wiz Khalifa & Logic are bringing their Vinyl Verse Tour with special guests 24kGoldn, Fedd The God, C Dot Castro, DJ DRAMA to Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach on Saturday 8/13! Tickets go on sale this Friday 4/22. Here’s the link:

Just in time for summer vacation, Carnival Cruise Lines is gearing up to set sail from Norfolk starting May 15! The Carnival Magic vessel has routes chartered for the Bahamas, Bermuda, and Canada/New England. Check out the dates for each destination and more here.  

As Women’s History Month continues, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, has announced that she plans to launch and host a new Spotify podcast entitled “Archetypes.” In a press release introducing the show, the Duchess explains that she plans to “uncover the origin of these stereotypes and have uncensored conversations with women who know all too well […]

Are you finding that it’s taking longer than normal to be connected to the closest Uber driver? That’s not a coincidence. Gas prices are rising, and everyone is feeling the pain at the pump, but rideshare drivers say that most of their earnings are going back into their gas tank, and it’s not worth the […]

Following the tragedy on November 5, 2021 at the AstroWorld festival, Travis Scott has introduced a new initiative called Project HEAL. Project HEAL is being explained as a “multi-tier, longterm series of community-focused philanthropy and investment efforts,” the initiative is broken into four categories: a Waymon Webster HBCU scholarship fund, an expansion of the CACT.US […]

Norfolk State University athletics continues to make history as the Women’s Basketball team cemented their regular-season championship fate with a win over Howard University on Thursday night! Both the Women’s and Men’s Basketball programs are MEAC Conference champs for the first time in Norfolk State history. The Spartans now enter the MEAC Tournament as the […]

Did we fail to mention that Aretha Franklin was her grandmother? 15-year-old Grace Franklin walked into the audition room to perform “Killing Me Softly with His Song” and “Ain’t No Way” for judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie but walked out without a golden ticket. Perry was on board from the start, while Richie […]

Prepare to get two stores for the price of one! According to USA Today, Target is joining forces with Ulta Beauty and “looking to add these shops inside more than 250 existing Target locations this year.” When the partnership was first announced in July 2021, the rollout was only localized to 100 stores across the […]

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