Category: East Area

Orlando donors contribute $50,000 to Trayvon Martin Foundation


An Orlando auto group, law firm and black fraternity are among those offering $50,000 as a scholarship to four graduating seniors from Trayvon Martin’s high school in Miami-Dade County. The donors, including the Boyland Auto Group and Invictus Law Group, are to present the money to the Trayvon Martin Foundation and his parents Saturday in […]

Honoring an Alpha Legend, Dr. James E. Huger


The Beta Delta Lambda Chapter honored Dr. James E. Huger during their annual program, The Legacy Celebration. The Legacy Celebration is a series of events highlighting individuals who dedicate their lives to service through their profession and civic involvement. Dr. Huger has been an Alpha for 77 years. He is a former national General Secretary […]

Voided rule prompts voter-registration rush


TAMPA — With a voter-registration restriction lifted by a judge, those who register and educate voters are back on the streets and at their tables in front of supermarkets — and even in buses and on airplanes — trying to increase turnout at the polls. “We were thrilled to get word that we were back […]

FAMU College of Law Student Set to Lead ABA Law Student Division


Orlando, Fla. – Tremaine Reese, a third-year law student at Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law, assumed the position of National Chair of the American Bar Association (ABA) Law Student Division (LSD) during the ABA Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada in September. Reese was elected to the position at the ABA LSD Board of […]