Rev Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson’s disease diagnosis
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Rev Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson’s disease diagnosis

CHICAGO (AP) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosed publicly Friday that he has been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson’s disease and plans to “dedicate” himself to physical therapy. In a Friday letter to supporters, the 76-year-old civil rights icon said family and friends noticed a change in him about three years ago … Continue reading

First Baptist Church bell ringing kicks off in Williamsburg with “Concert for Hope” gala on Feb. 1
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First Baptist Church bell ringing kicks off in Williamsburg with “Concert for Hope” gala on Feb. 1

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (Tuesday, Jan. 26) – Founded in 1776 by enslaved men and women, the First Baptist Church of Williamsburg, one of the country’s oldest African-American houses of worship¹, will celebrate its 240th anniversary with the first ringing of its restored bell, which has laid silent since the days of segregation. In honor of the … Continue reading