Jacksonville

A 5-year old Florida girl has died from a gunshot wound at her family’s apartment on Saturday after her 8-year-old brother accidentally shot her. The Daily Mail reports that Serenity Alle, died at the scene from the gunshot wound after her brother fired a single shot, which killed her and gave his brother a non-life-threatening wound. Authorities […]

Aiden Michael McClendon, a 22-month-old Florida toddler, died following injuries he sustained in a drive-by shooting on Friday night. McClendon was seated in a car that was hit by multiple rounds of gunfire around 6:10 p.m. that night. According to authorities, McClendon was struck at least three times in the upper body. His family transported him to UF Health […]

Jacksonville’s first Black mayor Alvin Brown is describing himself as the “Jobs Mayor.” The mayor has launched a high-profile campaign to attract international and domestic investors and companies considering a move or expansion. In the three months leading to the end September, Mayor Alvin Brown took eight trips to locations throughout the country to meet […]

A Billboard in Austin, Texas reads  “The Most Dangerous Place For Black People Is The Womb” The Grio is reporting that the owner of the billboard is a faith-based non-profit targeting African-Americans abortions. “The Most Dangerous Place for An African American is in the Womb.” Although the statement is clear, the message is not. The […]