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Adapting Fannie Lou-derived Work for the DC Stage Helps Its Light Shine

One of the interesting aspects of “Scenes and Songs from Fannie Lou” is its ability to be fluid, yet still get the message of the voting-rights struggle across to audiences, according to composer/lyricist Felicia...

From L to R: Veronisé McCoy, “Leading Lady” Lucille Kennedy, 
Jacqueline Brooks, Keynote Speaker Phyllis Cunningham and 
Mistress of Ceremonies Willette Johnson. 0

50 Years of Making Women Feel Beautiful!

—By Theresa Bryant, Special to Point of View— For 50 years, Lucille Kennedy has been an entrepreneur in the Greater Springfield area. She’s a hair stylist who has provided hair care to a multitude...

Rick and Bobby Hurst 0


—By Frederick A. Hurst— More than a year ago my brother asked me to be in his wedding. Though I’m not big on weddings, I certainly couldn’t turn him down. He is a good...

White Rachel Dolezal chose to be Black:  WHY NOT? 0


—By Frederick A. Hurst—   I’m a bit bothered by the hypocrisy that seems to undergird the outrage over a White woman in Spokane, Washington who led the Spokane NAACP while passing for Black....

Baystate Academy 6th Graders present the results of their 3 month, multi-disciplinary “learning expedition” on cancer’s causes and cures at the April, 2015 Health Fair. 0

Baystate Academy Charter Public School – Sneak Peek on July 2nd

Beautiful New Location for Baystate Academy Charter Public School – Sneak Peek on July 2nd   Contact: Tim Sneed, Executive Director (413) 366-5103; tsneed@bacps.net   On Wednesday, July 2nd, Springfield Mayor Dominic Sarno and other legislators...

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