Sneaker peek: Adidas unveils limited edition Brooklyn-inspired Crazy 8 basketball shoe

Today, adidas unveiled a limited edition Crazy 8 basketball shoe inspired by the Brooklyn Nets and the city the team calls home. Designed to pay homage to the Nets and Brooklyn, the black and white colorway features a map of the subway lines that surround Barclays Center on the sockliner and “Brooklyn” stitched into the ankle. Brooklyn […]

African American Homeless Child Population Growing: Remember Them at Christmas

According to recent statistics, roughly 1.6 million children were homeless last year. By homeless, we mean they were living on “the street, in homeless shelters or motels, or doubled up with other families last year.”  This is based on a report published by the National Center on Family Homelessness. The sad reality is that many […]

Tyler Perry Rebuilds Home of 88-Year-Old Fire Victim

NEWNAN, Ga. — Whether you appreciate Tyler Perry’s cinematic endeavors or not, you have to love his heart. The urban movie titan recently rebuilt and fully furnished the home of an 88-year-old woman fire victim. He was delivering on a Christmas promise. Perry hand-delivered the keys of a new four-bedroom house to Rosa Lee Ransbury, […]