by Lawrence A. Robinson A recent article in the Orlando Sentinel prompted outburst in the Black community as the Orlando City Soccer Club and the Orlando Mayor and City Council member took a step toward its goal of winning support from residents of Parramore this week. They figured by donating refrigerators and turkeys to a corner grocery in the community where the team's new stadium will soon be built will be enough to calm all residential complaints and concerns.
by Desiree 'Des' Ross God continually has our future on His mind and in His purpose. The Almighty's passion for the future is also witnessed in the fact that God thinks generationally. When God established His covenant through Abraham, He was planning that Abraham's descendants would become a nation.
by Rev. Dr. Henry Vernon My God sent His angel and shut the lions' mouths, so that they have not hurt me. Daniel 6:22 Recommended Reading - Daniel 6:10-11 Psalm 11:3 asks: "If the foundations are destroyed, what can the righteous do?" Sometimes we feel we're living in the reality of that verse. As humanism and secularism erode the Judeo-Christian foundations of society, Christians face hostility from a secular culture.
Mike Cantone addresses the Orange County Commission on October 22, 2013, regarding the Venues proposal and funding for a new Major League Soccer stadium downtown which will continue to gentrify and displace historic Parramore.
This meeting took place the day after Orlando City Council member Daisy Lynum, ran her Big Tent NAACP Circus during the Orlando City Council meeting.
Last Monday evening, Nov. 18th, the Orange County DEC members were expected to choose a new chairman to replace current chairman Scott Randolph. There was some confusion and the vote was rescheduled. Clinton Salter is a candidate for the chairman position. Here is an open letter to the Orange County DEC members from candidate Clinton Salters.
Even the most astutely clever author of the most intriguing action/suspense/drama novel would be hard pressed to articulate, even with complete artistic license, the clarity that these set of actual, not contrived, facts indicate about the dual legal systems that exist in every county courthouse in the State.
Francine Did It. Francine speaks her mind. She doesn't have a problem saying what needs to be said to the person who needs to hear it. She is very active in community activities. She is always helping others whether it is helping a friend get through the month financially, or chipping in gas money for a stranger she just met at the gas station. Francine knows that most people are accountable for their actions and everyone needs a little help now and then.