Forever Stamp recognizes civil rights icon Dorothy Height

Besides discovering Dorothy Height in practically every history book worth its salt, especially when it comes to prominent African-American women, there was her ever resourceful family to provide a more intimate portrait of her. Most rewarding was her nephew, Daniel ...

South Jersey Links shine light on domestic violence and human trafficking

Savory pasta dishes whipped up by Food Network’s “Chopped” winner Chef Tim Witcher, was not on the only thing “On The Menu” Saturday at an event sponsored by the South Jersey Chapter of The Links, Inc.

Power’s Naturi Naughton attends gala for Lawnside education

Actress, singer-songwriter, and star of the STARZ #1 Television Series Power, Naturi Naughton attended the Lawnside Education Foundation, Inc. 7th Annual Dinner Dance on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at The Merion in Cinnaminson, New Jersey.

Zetas host Black History Month event

Zeta Phil Beta Sorority, Inc., Omicron Omicron Zeta Chapter & Williamstown Civic Group, Inc.'s held "Making a Way Out of No Way African American Storytelling and Inventors' Museum" event on Feb. 11 at Pfeiffer Community Center in Williamstown, NJ.

South Jersey Black Heritage Museum to hold gala

The African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey (AAHMSNJ) will close Black History Month with the celebration of its 15 years of operation. The gala event will be held 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27 at the Noyes Arts Garage, ...

Links hosts Art Exhibit

The South Jersey Chapter of The Links, Incorporated hosted a free reception from on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Rowan College at Gloucester County (RCGC) to celebrate the opening of "Can You Imagine Me" and unveil the recipient of The ...

Three tips to help you succeed in the New Year

I propose three things to do in the New Year that will help you create success in all areas of your life.

Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. Eta Chapter, Camden, NJ host scholarship luncheon

The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. Eta Chapter, Camden, NJ recently hosted scholarship luncheon at Auletto’s Caterers in Deptford Township, NJ.

How Do I Get My Boyfriend to Leave the Streets Behind?

I can’t give you all the details, but let’s just say my boyfriend is doing something that makes a lot of money, but it’s illegal.

Diana Ross, Michael Jordan among 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients

President Barack Obama awarded the 2016 President Medal of Freedom to music legend Diana Ross sports legend Michael Jordan and 19 others for their contributions to their fields.

Burlington-Camden Kappas honor African American women achievers

The Burlington-Camden (NJ) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., in conjunction with The Kappa Community Development Corporation recently hosted its 13th Annual Banquet Honoring African American Women of High Achievement.

Should I Be Worried about My Husband’s “Mancations” with his Best Friend?

I’ve been married for six years and I love my husband so much.

From homelessness to hairstylist — Early struggles spur beautician to success

Evalyn “Evie” Johnson has traveled the world to share the hair care techniques she’s honed over 20 years as a stylist.

NJ African American Leaders Honored at Awards Gala

More than 200 people attended South Jersey Journal’s 5th anniversary celebration and inaugural “People Making a Difference” awards dinner on September 24th at Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey.

Curator shares insight into new black history museum

The new Smithsonian National Museum of African-American History and Culture contains an exhibit that features slave cabins, one that curator and museum specialist Mary Elliott called powerful.