Feed The Hood: Sept. 20 at 5pm!

FeedTheHood

National Black United Front presents FEED the HOOD [Houston] Join us this Saturday as we uplift our community and FEED the HOOD. We are collecting dry or canned non-perishable food items such as pasta, oatmeal, rice, macaroni & cheese boxes, canned soups, canned fruits, canned meats, canned vegetables, peanut butter, …

Continue reading

KCOH Community Health Fair: Every Saturday 9 am!

healthfair

  Free Screening: Blood Glucose  (Blood Sugar), for Diabetes Blood Pressure and other vital signs, For hypertension BMI, for obesity and weight loss EKG, for heart disease PSA, blood test for prostate cancer Mammogram, for breast cancer (not at the station) Memory loss, for Alzheimer’s, and Parkinson’s Sleep disorders Eye …

Continue reading

Jazz-funk pioneer Joe Sample dies at 75

joe-sample

Sept. 13, 2014, 5:19 PM EST HOUSTON (AP)  Pianist and composer Joe Sample, a founding member of the genre-crossing Jazz Crusaders who helped pioneer the electronic jazz-funk fusion style, has died at age 75. His manager, Patrick Rains, said Saturday that Sample died of complications due to lung cancer …

Continue reading

Sports: Peterson Apologizes in Statement

1DF6B3E3A8B01C197CBB4D20F4B01

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Adrian Peterson has issued a statement after being charged with child abuse and says he is “sorry about the hurt I have brought to my child.” Peterson issued his statement on Monday a few hours after the Minnesota Vikings reinstated him to the team. Peterson …

Continue reading