Dress your best and bring your resumes to Congressman David Scott’s 8th Annual Job fair, Friday, April 29, 2011 from 10 am until 3 pm. It’s at the Georgia International Convention Center, 2000 Convention Center Concourse in College Park, Georgia.  It’s located near I-85 and Camp Creek Parkway and I-285 near Hartsfield-Jackson Airport.  Congressman Scott […]

Spelman College is celebrating a special 130 year anniversary marking its legacy of educating women for leadership and service to positively change the world. Its Founders Day celebration begins this morning featuring notable entertainers talking about the amazing contributions of Spellman College. Spellman is one of the most prestigious historically black colleges in the country. […]

Today, April 4, 2011, you are invited to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. King Jr.  as millions around the world acknowledge the 43rd assassination of Dr. King. Several events are planned, including those listed below.  1. SCLC Annual Dream Keeper’s Breakfast Actor, comedian Bill Cosby will be the master of ceremonies to help start […]

The film industry is beginning to boom in Atlanta, and there will be growing opportunities for you to get paid acting roles in films and TV productions. This industry will also offer other opportunities such as work with production crews. Lantawood is a non-profit organization that’s offering FREE lessons to help you develop your skills […]

Area activists want you to know how much of a problem child sex trafficking has become among the African-American community in the metro area. They want you to join area council members, experts and key civic leaders for an awareness and action event. Christina Swann, one of the organizers said, “As I gather and read […]

Global Recruiting Solutions and dozens of companies will be taking applications at a career fair today, March 30, 2011 at the Crown Plaza Perimeter Hotel, 6345 Powers Ferry Rd. in Atlanta, GA 30330, from 10 am until 2 pm. For directions, call 770- 955- 1700. Some of the Participating Companies are: TMX Finance, Title Max, […]

Some state lawmakers say it’s time you have all the facts about Georgia’s budget and how your money is spent. Representative Roger Bruce says,Georgia has a budget of $20 billion dollars to work with, so he and others are questioning the necessity to reduce social programs for the poor while at the same time requiring […]

The Atlanta Workforce Development Agency is hosting a job fair this morning , March 22, 2011, from 8 am until 11 am. You’ve still got time to dress to impress, grab some resumes and meet company representatives at the AWDA office, located  818 Pollard Blvd. SW, Atlanta, GA 30315.  Positions available include: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistants, […]

You may want to tell Marta if you care. Starting tonight, the Marta Board is listening to the public on its plan to scale back the Brave shuttle. This year’s rough economy and budget cuts led to the Braves Shuttle to be cut out. But, there’s a chance it could run again before the first […]

If so, Tuesday, March 22, 2011 might be your lucky day. The Atlanta Workforce Development Agency is teaming up with area employers to recruit new hires. Please have your resumes ready and dress in interview appropriate clothing. The job fair will be at the Atlanta Workforce Development Agency, 818 Pollard Blvd. SW in Atlanta, GA […]

Mark your calender. The IRS is offering free tax assistance on Saturday, March 26, 2011 from 9 am until 2 pm. This Open House is for taxpayers who are having difficulty scheduling a visit to an IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center during normal weekday business hours.   There are many tax credits and deductions that could help […]

Or crazy baby daddy? More and more children are being raised by single parents, so it’s important that parents who are not together learn how to work together for the benefit of the kids. Come talk, laugh, and debate the issues facing single parents dealing with the other parent in a fun enlightening panel discussion. […]