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BLACK HISTORY: Lincoln Hospital School of Nursing
Thursday, August 5, 2021
The Lincoln Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association will celebrate its 26th Biennial Reunion Aug. 14-15. The event will be virtual via Zoom or telephone. The alumni association keeps alive the history of the school that trained black women to become nurses at predominately black Lincoln Hospital in Durham. To donate or register, contact Lottie Hall at
 
Partnership brings Black history to life through Google Assistant
Monday, July 26, 2021
“Hey, Google, what happened on this day in Black history?” is a term that might become a daily ritual for many people across the country. Thanks to a new partnership between Google and Carl Mack, publisher of the Black Heritage Day Calendar – a comprehensive flip calendar that highlights 366 notable African Americans and African American
 
Jamaica seeks slave trade reparations from Great Britain
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Jamaica has put a price tag on slavery and is sending the British government the bill. State officials of the Caribbean nation said they are asking Great Britain to pay $10.6 billion) in reparations. The former British colony served as the center of the slave trade, where Africans were kidnapped, enslaved, and forced to work on sugar cane, bananas, and
 

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Black Flea Market

Time: 1 to 5 p.m. The Black Flea Market is back.

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Market

Time: Noon to 4 p.m. Art -N- Soul Makers Market

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BBQ Festival

Aug. 7-8, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. BBQ Festival.

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Harvest and enjoy mint from the garden

Add a bit of cool flavor to your beverages, meals and desserts this summer with homegrown mint.

Purposeful ways to style a multipurpose room

Whether you call it a laundry room, mudroom or something else entirely, that multipurpose space

BLACK HISTORY: Lincoln Hospital School of Nursing

The Lincoln Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association will celebrate its 26th Biennial