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STREET RENAMED AFTER LONGTIME   EAST TAMPA BISHOP CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION  CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY 50th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATED IN ST. PETERSBURG FOSTER CHILDREN, AT-RISK FAMILIES SERVED TRADITIONAL THANKSGIVING DINNER
 
STREET RENAMED AFTER LONGTIME   EAST TAMPA BISHOP

STREET RENAMED AFTER LONGTIME EAST TAMPA BISHOP

STREET RENAMED AFTER LONGTIME  EAST TAMPA BISHOP                 Recently, members of the community gathered for the renaming of a street in honor of a longtime Tampa minister. Bishop Eddie Newkirk, Jr., Way, (a portion of E. 25th Avenue in front of the church), was dedicated on Sunday, November 13, 2015, at 10 a.m. Bishop Newkirk […]

CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION  CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY

CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY

CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY                   Last month, members of the Caribbean Community Association gathered to celebrate 25 years of providing service to the Tampa Bay community. The group celebrated by hosting its Annual Fundraiser Gala. The event was held on November 17, 2016. The gala is held to bring together the diverse […]

50th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATED IN ST. PETERSBURG

50th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATED IN ST. PETERSBURG

50th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATED IN ST. PETERSBURG On Friday, November 25, 2016, Black Friday, Bonita Wright celebrated her 50th birthday in St. Petersburg with family and friends. The extravagant event was an all-black affair, that included dinner, dancing and roasting of Bonita. Her sons along with her grandson, performed a mime skit. Joining the birthday honoree were […]

FOSTER CHILDREN, AT-RISK FAMILIES SERVED TRADITIONAL THANKSGIVING DINNER

FOSTER CHILDREN, AT-RISK FAMILIES SERVED TRADITIONAL THANKSGIVING DINNER

FOSTER CHILDREN, AT-RISK FAMILIES SERVED TRADITIONAL THANKSGIVING DINNER   Donatello’s Restaurant hosted its 30th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner last Thursday. The dinner benefited 1,000 foster children and at-risk families. In addition to the meal, each child, ranging in age from infant to 18-year-olds, received a special gift. Kitty Daniels and Majid Shibazz provided holiday music, while […]

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Board Member Views Duties As ‘Monumental Task’

Board Member Views Duties As ‘Monumental Task’

TAMARA SHAMBURGER   BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor                   On Tuesday, Ms. Tamara Shamburger took her seat at a meeting of the Hillsborough County School Board. She is looking forward to making a difference in the lives of students. And, while she is excited about the position she is filling, she doesn’t...

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East Tampa Street Renamed In Honor Of Longtime Bishop

East Tampa Street Renamed In Honor Of Longtime Bishop

  Recently members of St. John Cathedral gathered for a very special occasion. The memory of Bishop Eddie Newkirk, Jr., was preserved with the naming of a portion of the street in his honor. Bishop Newkirk passed on February 14, 2015, at the age of 86. A native of Jessup, Georgia, Bishop Newkirk was the son...

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Courtnee Brantley Appears In State Court 2 Days After Release

Courtnee Brantley Appears In State Court 2 Days After Release

CORTNEE BRANTLEY On Monday, December 5th, Ms. Cortnee Brantley was released from federal prison. She served a year on the charge of   misprision of a felony in connection with Dontae Morris. Ms. Brantley was accused of helping Morris after he shot and killed two Tampa Police Officers, Jeffrey Kocab and David Curtis on June...

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Woman Charged With DUI And Property Damage

Woman Charged With DUI And Property Damage

  MARY ZOCCOLI A Hillsborough County Sheriff’s deputy arrested a Bandon woman after responding to a traffic accident. The accident occurred at the intersection of Thomas Street and Lakewood Drive, in Brandon, shortly after 9 p.m., Wednesday. Police said when the deputy arrived at the scene, it was determined that Ms. Mary Zoccoli, 36, of...

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Two Injured By Police Gunfire After Drug Deal Turns Violent

Two Injured By Police Gunfire After Drug Deal Turns Violent

EFREN ESPARZA LOPEZ … Facing several charges                   Undercover deputies with the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office fired their weapons after a drug transaction went awry. Six undercover deputies were involved in the shooting. According to a spokesman with the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, around 5 p.m., on Tuesday, the two men met the undercover...

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‘Shots Fired’ Report Leads To Discovery Of Murder Victim

‘Shots Fired’ Report Leads To Discovery Of Murder Victim

ANTONIO LAMAR BRADSHAW 9/13/1982 to 12/7/2016               Law enforcement responding to an alert of shots being fired in North Tampa discovered an injured man. He was transported to a local hospital, but died. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the area of 15th Street and Gragston Circle. While in the...

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Clarence Barr’s Reality On Ice’-Still With The Monkey Business’

Clarence Barr’s Reality On Ice’-Still With The Monkey Business’

Still With The Monkey Business   BY CLARENCE BARR, II   Two weeks ago, a West Virginia mayor and a county developer were caught up in a controversy after Facebook posts between the two women exposed their inner bigotry. The message, sent by the developer after Donald Trump’s shocking victory in the presidential election, stated...

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The Obamas  On  The Cover Of People Magazine

The Obamas On The Cover Of People Magazine

  President Obama and the First Lady open up about their life together and last days in the White House.  After an election season marred by displays of misogyny, racism and bigotry among a divided American public, many people are left feeling the country has taken a huge step backwards. But not President Barack Obama. In a joint interview...

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Defense About Being Unqualified: Dr. Ben Carson Did Not Live In Public Housing

Defense About Being Unqualified: Dr. Ben Carson Did Not Live In Public Housing

  Dr. Ben Carson has been named to be the Secretary of HUD. As politicians squabbled over Ben Carson’s qualifications for secretary of Housing and Urban Development, one story surfaced about the retired neurosurgeon’s upbringing. One of Carson’s biggest strengths, some argued, is that he lived in the very public housing projects he would be overseeing if...

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FLOTUS Michelle Obama Says She Fell Asleep Before Trump Announced Winner

FLOTUS Michelle Obama Says She Fell Asleep Before Trump Announced Winner

The First Lady of the United States of America has been a vocal critic of Donald Trump as he campaigned his way to becoming President-elect. Michelle Obama recently spoke to People magazine with her husband, President Barack Obama, about her election night plans, which didn’t end up being too exciting or different than any other night. “I...

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Trump: ‘I Really Like President Obama’

Trump: ‘I Really Like President Obama’

  According to sources, President Obama and Donald Trump talk often.   President-elect Donald Trump has a newfound fondness for President Obama, repeatedly saying Wednesday that he “really” likes his soon-to-be-predecessor, who he spent years savaging as a failure. Trump, who was revealed Wednesday as the 2016 TIME Person of the Year, said during a Today show moments after...

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LAYNA

LAYNA The Spotlight feature for this week is the lovely Layna. She hails from the city of Miami, but says she’s available for travel depending on the assignment. Layna said she is a very hard worker and she puts 100% effort into every photo shoot. She loves to have fun, and she says she’s very...

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New Orleans Saints At Tampa Bay Sunday

New Orleans Saints At Tampa Bay Sunday

Tampa Bay stretched its win streak to four games by coming back in the second half to beat San Diego 28-20 on the strength of Lavonte David’s interception return for a touchdown and a Jameis Winston touchdown pass to Cameron Brate. With the win, the Buccaneers moved into a tie for first place in the...

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USF Focused On Birmingham Bowl, Begins Search For New Head Football Coach

USF Focused On Birmingham Bowl, Begins Search For New Head Football Coach

The University of South Florida will immediately begin a national search for a new head football coach following the resignation of Willie Taggart after a record-breaking season. The 10-2 Bulls posted program records with 10 regular season wins and seven conference victories. USF finished the regular season in the Top 25 rankings for the second...

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Giants Will Be Without DE Jason Pierre-Paul For Rest Of Regular Season

Giants Will Be Without DE Jason Pierre-Paul For Rest Of Regular Season

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul had surgery Wednesday morning to repair a sports hernia and his injured groin and is likely to be sidelined for the rest of the regular season, a source told ESPN. Recovery time is expected to be at least six weeks, the source said, which would keep Pierre-Paul sidelined...

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Source: Kim Wants To Divorce Kanye

Source: Kim Wants To Divorce Kanye

Kim and Kanye Kanye and Kim have certainly had a tough year. With Kim Kardashian’s Parisian robbery, and Kanye West’s mental breakdown and tour cancellation, it has been one hell of a year. Rumors have spread that KimYe’s various family problems have been putting a strain on the marriage and on each individual personally. Now a family friend is claiming...

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JaRule And Ashanti Featured On ‘Showtime At The Apollo

JaRule And Ashanti Featured On ‘Showtime At The Apollo

  Ashanti and JaRule Long-time collaborators Ashanti and Ja Rule, who recently wrapped a sold-out co-headlining U.S. tour, delivered another memorable performance recently, this time at the famed Apollo Theater in New York City. Ashanti stunned in a dazzling purple, sequined dress, and Ja Rule wore all black as they delivered the remix of the...

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