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Robert Easter Jr. professional boxer honored | The Toledo Journal

Robert Easter Jr. professional boxer honored With resolution from City Council

By Journal Staff Writer Fresh off the heels of knocking out Algeni Mendez, a former world boxing champion, who prior to that night, had never...
Alice Dunnigan | The Toledo Journal

Newseum Honors First African American Woman to Cover White House

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Contributor On Friday, Sept. 21, a new sculpture of Alice Allison Dunnigan, the first African American woman to receive...
Dr. John Scott | The Toledo Journal

John S. Scott playwright inducted in Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s Toledoana Collection

By Eddie B. Allen Jr. Special to the Toledo Journal When Toledo native John S. Scott looked out into the audience of the first New York...
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day | The Toledo Journal

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

It's National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Supporting a Safer Tomorrow Saturday, October 27 10a.m. - 2p.m.   Help us create safer homes and communities by turning in...
Kids Swim Free | The Toledo Journal

Kids to Swim Free at Roosevelt Pool Thanks to GLG Construction and The...

By Sean Stewart Although they hold a northernly position, enduring bad and harsh winter weather, residents of the city of Toledo are no strangers to...
International Human Trafficking Conference | The Toledo Journal

International Human Trafficking Conference exposes, fights the dark world of sex trade

By Jurry Taalib-Deen Journal Staff Writer “Purchasing someone online, from the dark web, for sex trafficking, is as easy as buying a pizza,” Dr. Jesse Bach,...
Bill Introduced to Make Lynching a Federal Crime _ The Toledo Journal

Bill Introduced to Make Lynching a Federal Crime

Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from NorthStarNewsToday.com (TriceEdneyWire.com) - Three African-American U.S. Senators have introduced a bill in Congress that if passed and...
The Real Black Friday | The Toledo Journal

‘The Real Black Friday’ aims to help Black businesses stay out of the red

Erik Johnson, founder of Ivy Entrepreneur Institute, wanted to make sure Black owned businesses didn’t miss out on revues generated on Black Friday, November 23; the biggest shopping day of the year.

One Of The Last Survivors of 1921 Tulsa Race Riot Dies at 103

By Defender News Service One of the last survivors of the 1921 Tulsa race riot, one of the...
City of Toledo Pumpkinarama | The Toledo Journal

City of Toledo hosts Annual Pumpkin-A-Rama

By Michelle Martin, Journal Staff Toledo citizens gathered together as parents, goblins, fairies, and  princesses at Ottawa Park on Saturday, October 20th, at the Liz...