FAME! The Musical Debuts at The Times- Union Center

December 11, 2016

By Denise J. Williams The Florida Star JACKSONVILLE, FL – On Saturday, December 3, 2016, James Murtha & William Weir presented “FAME The Musical” at The Times-Union Center of the Performing Arts. This presentation is […]

Honoring Mr. Joseph Nathaniel Small

November 30, 2016

On Sunday, November 13, 2016, in recognition of his selfless service and sacrifice to our nation, Congresswoman Corrine Brown presented a certificate of recognition and letter from President Barack Obama to the family of Montford […]

Historical Misuse of Federal Housing Funds

November 10, 2016

The Curry Administration shares something in common with the Peyton Administration-Mayoral Chief of Staff Kerri Stewart-the key city official at the center of an investigation into the misuse of Federal Housing Funds.   Peyton`s Administration […]

Get To Know Glo:

November 4, 2016

Growing up in the poorest part of Jacksonville, Glo was no stranger to poverty as a child. For years, Glo’s mother relied on government provisions and commodities to care for and feed her children. Regardless […]

The Florida Star Receives Award

October 30, 2016

City Councilwoman Joyce Morgan on Tuesday, Oct. 25th presents a proclamation to Mrs. Clara McLaughlin, owner and publisher of The Florida Star, for its 65 years of service, The Georgia Star Newspapers and Star TV- […]

Late Retired Justice Leander J. Shaw, Jr. Honored

October 30, 2016

Late Retired Justice Leander J. Shaw, Jr., was honored alongside The Florida Star this week at the City Counsel. Justice Shaw served Florida with distinction as the first black person to become Chief Justice of […]

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