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New Event: NSBE General Meeting (Jennifer's Event) - Announcing a new event for Onyx! What: NSBE General Meeting (Jennifer's Event) When: Saturday, January 26, 10:00 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Event Description: NSBE will have a meeting this week Lakeisha Jan 24, 2008 6:09 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Fw: CityFlight.com invites you to the Joint Networking Mixer! - MAN OH MAN I WISH I COULD MAKE THIS THIS LOOKS LIKE A GREAT GREAT NETWORKING EVENT!! But I'm having my own down here at the Santa Clara Marriott in Santa Clara. If anyone is interested or may want to check this out because it's closer let user 4. Jan 24, 2008 2:21 PM
black event calendars? - Hey everyone, I wanted to quickly poll our members to see if anyone knew of user 3. Jan 24, 2008 2:01 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Fw: CityFlight.com invites you to the Joint Networking Mixer! - Preview not available user 3. Jan 24, 2008 9:23 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Fw: CityFlight.com invites you to the Joint Networking Mixer! - Hi Tamar, Thanks for the info. I have class tonight, otherwise I would come. Thanks for the info. Best, Miriam Tamar <[address removed]> wrote: Miriam Jan 24, 2008 8:41 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Fw: CityFlight.com invites you to the Joint Networking Mixer! - Preview not available Tamar Jan 24, 2008 7:38 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Fw: CityFlight.com invites you to the Joint Networking Mixer! - Preview not available Tamar Jan 24, 2008 7:38 AM
Fw: CityFlight.com invites you to the Joint Networking Mixer! - Preview not available Melissa T. Jan 24, 2008 7:20 AM
Fwd: Wonderful Story - I Can Always Use a Miracle What About You !!! :) -----Original Message----- From: martha gonzales <[address removed]> To: Diana Coffee <[address removed]>; Rosie Adams <[address removed]& user 4. Jan 23, 2008 9:28 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - I was wondering if i was the only one that thought suites...were suites for a reason.. heh.. That's big baller area. On Jan 22,[masked]:09 AM, Jeremy < [address removed] > Cassandra Jan 22, 2008 11:44 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game [POLL] - And here is the official poll for this thread. user 3. Jan 22, 2008 11:17 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - Wow... I jus user 3. Jan 22, 2008 11:09 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - Preview not available Tamar Jan 22, 2008 8:18 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - Preview not available Tamar Jan 22, 2008 8:18 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Jill Scott at Paramount on Feb. 7 (Act fast) - I would have liked to join in but I will be in the east coast...hope you all have fun. How ar Sade Jan 21, 2008 9:40 PM
Jill Scott at Paramount on Feb. 7 (Act fast) - Hi folks, I hope everyone is enjoying MLK day. After Cedric, I looked online and it turns out that there are still tickets to see Jill Scott on Thursday February 7th. The price of the tickets are between 62- 77.50. If you're interested in going, ema Lakeisha Jan 21, 2008 3:03 PM
Business Opportunity - Hey everyone how you doing? This events have been great and looking forward to meeting up and doing many more. I just wanted to put out to the group if there is anyone looking to do a little more then they already are at work. Or is you not feeling user 4. Jan 21, 2008 8:32 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - yeah, a po Ralph Jan 20, 2008 3:25 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - A poll would be great! thanks, Michelle Can you also put please respond by Friday, January 25. Jeremy <[address removed]> wr Michelle B Jan 20, 2008 3:20 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - I just emailed the address on the Warriors website for information on reserving a suite on those dates. I'll let you know what they respond with as far as pricing and if it makes sense, we can throw that factor into the mix. user 3. Jan 20, 2008 2:12 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - sorry I didn't scroll down to see the price. Melissa T. Jan 20, 2008 1:39 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - Laker Game. How much is the ticket price? Melissa T. Jan 20, 2008 1:36 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - Portland sound good to me. Thanks Michelle B <[address removed]> wrote: Any Serena Jan 20, 2008 1:07 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - I can make it for Portland :) On Jan 20,[masked]:34 PM, Jeremy < [address removed] > wrote: Joel Jan 20, 2008 12:52 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - I'm a HUGE Laker fan...so i'm partial to that one... However, tickets may be a little harder to come by since those sell out quick as part of game packages. Dallas or Portland would be good games ...but Memphis is just a waste user 3. Jan 20, 2008 12:34 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - Also, forgot to add please let me know by Friday, January 25 the date you are interested in so we can get tickets as soon as possible. thanks! Michelle B Ralph < Michelle B Jan 20, 2008 12:32 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - Don't really care with who but I want to go. Keep us posted. On Jan 20,[masked]:18 PM, Joel < [address removed] > wrote: Cassandra Jan 20, 2008 12:22 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - Great idea ! I've been there once but I was 10 year younger ... would love to go back. I don't know about the date yet cuz I also know that I'll be back in France for 2 week in March ... but keep me on the side ... :) Joel Jan 20, 2008 12:18 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Golden State Warriors Game - Laker game Ralph Jan 20, 2008 12:12 PM
Golden State Warriors Game - Anyone interested in going to a Golden State Warriors game in March? I have never been and would love to go. Here are a few dates: Saturday, March 15 vs Memphis at 730 pm Sunday, March 30 v Michelle B Jan 20, 2008 12:07 PM
Upcoming Performances in February - Preview not available Lakeisha Jan 18, 2008 6:01 PM
Onyx Superbowl Party - When Sunday, February 3, 2008 at 2:00 PM[masked]T220000Z Where (A location for this event hasn't been chosen yet) Who should come Football fans, football posers, people who cling to any excuse for good food, drink and merryment Lakeisha Jan 18, 2008 5:51 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Bay Area's Black Exodus? - Hey all: This all really doesn't seem too much of a surprise to me, as in urban areas there is always a "Zone in Transition" http://www.google.com/search?h­l=en&q=%22zone+in+transition%2­2+sociology+urban&btnG=Search So there will be a lowering pri Nika Jan 15, 2008 6:05 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Bay Area's Black Exodus? - Thank you for sending this. It is a very interesting article. While the high cost of living does have a large impact, I think the industry changes and the inablity to keep up with the changes has an affect. Unfortunate Pia Jan 15, 2008 1:29 PM
New Events Added - Hi folks, Thanks to everyone who came to the wine tasting. I had a great time and a really enjoyed the venue. I've added some new events and some changes to the calendar. I also wanted to let you guys know some more details about some of the upcomi Lakeisha Jan 15, 2008 4:50 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Bay Area's Black Exodus? - Thanks for this weeks topic, Amarachi. user 3. Jan 14, 2008 5:39 PM
Bay Area's Black Exodus? - Interesting account of the "black exodus" from the Bay Area. I didn't realize it used to have a significant AA population (except maybe in the East Bay). Amarachi Jan 14, 2008 10:20 AM
Franchise Opportunities Seminar - Jan. 24 8:00 pm Thursday, Santa Clara,Ca - Hello everyone I just wanted to get out there that I was having a Major Business Function at the Santa Clara Marriott on January the 24 Thursday 8:00 PM user 4. Jan 13, 2008 2:08 PM
RE: [blackbiz-233] Don't Forget to Register to Vote (Deadline is Jan. 22!) - Preview not available Blue Jan 13, 2008 10:43 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Don't Forget to Register to Vote (Deadline is Jan. 22!) - Thanks for the reminder. I'm already registered. We had registration forms out at the Kwanzaa celebration. A few members moved and needed to re-register. Even if you have registered to vote, if you have relocated, you have to register again Karen Jan 12, 2008 1:48 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Don't Forget to Register to Vote (Deadline is Jan. 22!) - ** putting my neck on the chopping block ** Wer ? wie ? was ? wiederholen sie bitte ? no politics ? And I signed for it ? lol :) On Jan 11, 2008 Joel Jan 11, 2008 9:44 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Don't Forget to Register to Vote (Deadline is Jan. 22!) - Brilliant! Thanks for emailing this to people. I know we said no politics, but this is a huge election regardless of who people vote for. Vince On Jan 11,[masked]:33 PM, lakeisha < Vincent Jan 11, 2008 3:37 PM
Don't Forget to Register to Vote (Deadline is Jan. 22!) - Hi folks, Happy Friday! I just wanted to send a non-Onyx but important reminder for everyone that is interested in voting in the California primaries (which are on February 5, 2008). The deadline to register to vote is coming up fairly soon- it's Ja Lakeisha Jan 11, 2008 3:33 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Upcoming Wine Tasting at Savvy Cellars- Information - Preview not available Melissa T. Jan 10, 2008 1:27 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Upcoming Wine Tasting at Savvy Cellars- Information - Preview not available Cassandra Jan 10, 2008 11:46 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Upcoming Wine Tasting at Savvy Cellars- Information - Preview not available Tamar Jan 10, 2008 11:34 AM
Upcoming Wine Tasting at Savvy Cellars- Information - Hi Folks, I just wanted to give you guys a few bits of info about this event- 1. There is no coverage charge whatsoever. 2. As far as the tastings, we have two choices- 1. we could individually purchase the wine flights we want Lakeisha Jan 10, 2008 10:56 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Important News About Tonight's Event (READ ME!) - Yes, to ever user 3. Jan 8, 2008 4:09 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Important News About Tonight's Event (READ ME!) - I had no clue about the cover charge at Old Pro. And the bouncer requested that I should drop my ID with him before going in. Pleasure meeting Jeremy, Vincent, Amarache and the rest. On my way out of the sports bar, guess what? The man demanded for 2 akanimo Jan 8, 2008 3:49 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Important News About Tonight's Event (READ ME!) - Thanks for letting us know about the cover charge. I caught the last part of the game for free at my friend's house. :-) Hope to meet ya'll soon at another event. On Jan 7,[masked]:47 PM, lakeisha < Jara Jan 7, 2008 10:26 PM
Important News About Tonight's Event (READ ME!) - So, yeah, I just found out that the Old Pro is charging a 20 cover to watch the games. I'm going to duck out because it's not that deep for me but I think Jeremy and Vincent are already there if you want to go. Lakeisha Jan 7, 2008 6:47 PM
January Events Info - Hi folks, Just wanted to let ya'll know that I've added the address for the brunch at Gator's. The restaurant is located in San Mateo. I also changed (again!) the Old Pro Happy Hour (not the one scheduled for tomorrow) from Feb 1 to Jan 25. See (som Lakeisha Jan 6, 2008 9:47 PM
Event details changed: Happy Hour at the Old Pro - I've updated this event. For more details, see the full listing: http://blackbiz.meetup.com/233­/calendar/6947860/ When: Friday, February 1, 2008 at 7:00 PM Where: The Old Lakeisha Jan 4, 2008 4:10 PM
RE: [blackbiz-233] Time to abandon BET? - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } I don't have much of a comment but I did want to use the opportunity to post a Lakeisha Jan 3, 2008 9:28 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Time to abandon BET? - Ha...we can' user 3. Jan 3, 2008 1:05 PM
Time to abandon BET? - Interesting article that I'm sure some of the writers in the group would like. http://www.thesop.org/index.ph­p?id=8950 Vincent Jan 3, 2008 12:12 PM
Jazz and wine tasting on Jan 12 - Is anyone in the Oakland/Emeryville area interested in carpooling for the event on the 12th? Please let me know if you are interested. thanks, Michelle Burton &# Michelle B Jan 2, 2008 9:52 PM
Volunteer Opportunity - Happy New Year! Here is the description of a volunteer opportunity that we have with my organization. Please feel free to contact me about this opportunity or pass it along Vincent Jan 2, 2008 2:50 PM
New Event: Fratenizing and Football @ The Old Pro! (Vincents Event) - Announcing a new event for Onyx! What: Fratenizing and Football @ The Old Pro! (Vincents Event) When: Monday, January 7, 5:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Who should come: Everyone! Why user 3. Jan 2, 2008 12:30 PM
Important! Info for the concert tonight - Okay, I just called Yoshi's and turns out that the 8:00 pm show is sold out already. . The backup plan is to go to the 10:00 pm showing instead. I know it's a late for a sc Lakeisha Jan 2, 2008 10:32 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] The Great Debaters - Preview not available Tamar Dec 28, 2007 11:57 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] The Great Debaters - This was a very worthwhile flick, I second the motion for live debate :) Joel <[address removed]> wrote: I've se Amarachi Dec 28, 2007 11:53 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] The Great Debaters - I've seen it already, it's a very good movie. Go and see it folks, it's inspiring. Maybe we can have a live ... "debate" about it afterwards ? he he he :) Cheers and happy holidays Joel Dec 28, 2007 11:07 AM
7th Annual Dine About Town - Thought I share with you. Happy Holidays! Melissa T. Dec 28, 2007 11:03 AM
The Great Debaters - Preview not available Lakeisha Dec 28, 2007 10:55 AM
Wishing you a joyful and heart connecting Christmas - Thank you for supporting Onyx! I greatly appreciate you and look forward to another wonderful year of fellowship and positive community development. All my best to you and your family, -Lakeisha Lakeisha Dec 25, 2007 9:26 AM
New Events In January - I added a bunch of new events for January- check it out! Lakeisha Dec 20, 2007 8:09 PM
New Event: Cedric The Entertainer (Kahlila's Event) - Announcing a new event for Onyx! What: Cedric The Entertainer (Kahlila's Event) When: Saturday, January 19, 8:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Who should come: People who like comedy, particularly Lakeisha Dec 19, 2007 7:51 PM
Thank you - Hi folks, I just wanted to say thanks to everyone who came out to the party last night. I posted my photos on the website. I had a great time and it was really nice seeing new faces and the regulars. It's also inspiring to watch the group grow. H Lakeisha Dec 17, 2007 5:37 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] New Article for Discussion re Al Sharpton - Preview not available Nika Dec 17, 2007 3:14 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Broadcast Your Social Action - Since multipl user 3. Dec 16, 2007 7:05 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Broadcast Your Social Action - Hello to all...i'm new to this group and i did RSVP for tonights event potluck. However, i havent recieved an email with the address of the location. Does anyone know the address? Thanks, Gary --- Melissa Tarpley wrote: gary l Dec 16, 2007 5:35 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Broadcast Your Social Action - Where is the venue for the potluck? Melissa Tarpley <[address removed]> wrote: akanimo Dec 16, 2007 4:26 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Broadcast Your Social Action - Thanks Amarachi - I signed up for a couple of items just now. And will keep my eye Melissa T. Dec 16, 2007 3:59 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Broadcast Your Social Action - It's not hard to find some volunteering opps The Silicon Valley HTH is extremely accessible. All you have to do is show up on the day of, at the work site posted on their website. They'll show you how to do the work. This can easily be a Amarachi Dec 16, 2007 3:52 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Broadcast Your Social Action - Please do not take anything I said as being harsh. I appologize if you did think I Melissa T. Dec 16, 2007 3:51 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Broadcast Your Social Action - Hello Melissa, Like Amarachi I don't feel like "broadcasting" my social actions. It seems that we all have our opinions as to how to help our community improve, and I believe it's good to respect that diversi Joel Dec 16, 2007 3:18 PM
Fw: Girls Inc. Volunteer Update: November 2007 - Preview not available Melissa T. Dec 16, 2007 3:03 PM
Broadcast Your Social Action - Amarchi - do not take my questioning as broadcasting in a negative sen Melissa T. Dec 16, 2007 2:53 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Social Action or Socially Active - Who are you? - Actually yeah have to resend this... Yes, I'm interested in the opportunities presented by both Vincent and Kahlila concerning their opportunities, and I responded as such. In both their cases I can see the purpose of getti Amarachi Dec 16, 2007 12:03 PM
Social Action or Socially Active - Who are you? - Good morning and blessed Sunday to all, Many Melissa T. Dec 16, 2007 7:59 AM
Social Action or Socially Active - Who are you? - Good morning and blessed Sunday to all, Melissa T. Dec 16, 2007 7:39 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion < uh, yeah > go 'head - I really wanted to let this go, but that comment keeps poppin up ("just shut up and act")...and kinda rubs me the wrong way cos (1. it assumes everyone knows exactly what the issues are, how pressing the situation is, that everyone Amarachi Dec 14, 2007 6:36 PM
New Article for Discussion re Al Sharpton - Preview not available Lakeisha Dec 14, 2007 6:04 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion < uh, yeah > go 'head - Preview not available Nika Dec 14, 2007 4:30 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion < uh, yeah - I agree, just stating the problem with no action user 3. Dec 14, 2007 3:53 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion < uh, yeah - Preview not available Joel Dec 14, 2007 3:28 PM
RE: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion < uh, yeah - Preview not available Lakeisha Dec 14, 2007 3:02 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion < uh, yeah - Preview not available Nika Dec 13, 2007 7:31 PM
RE: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion - Guys, I love the conversation, I'm absorbing and learning from all the diverse viewpoints, even agreeing with opposing ones (cos am a schizo? lol) Plus cool to "read" people more :) Anyway, just wanted to say that Amarachi Dec 13, 2007 5:24 PM
RE: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion - Preview not available Lakeisha Dec 13, 2007 10:25 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion - Preview not available Joel Dec 13, 2007 9:57 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion - LOL @ Lazy journalism ... You know dear you're so right. Actually by saying that he's 'just a columnist' I meant to convey the message that I'm not actually sure that he's writing more to earn his living than Joel Dec 13, 2007 9:36 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion - haha I love your disposition. I read the article and I have to agree. The thesis was quite weak. This guy wrote other articles that was intriguing but i left this one confused as to what he was trying to say. It started out with a Cassandra Dec 13, 2007 9:15 AM
RE: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } My point is- who is he telling? Certainly not the would be dead beat dads since Lakeisha Dec 13, 2007 8:40 AM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion - *tip toeing into something I might regret...* Y'all have good points ... as a foreigner, I don't really feel entitled to mess around with something I'm not supposed to be familiar with ...&nbs Joel Dec 12, 2007 2:41 PM
RE: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } Lol on the crickets chirping. I read the article but I needed to crank out some Lakeisha Dec 12, 2007 12:56 PM
Re: [blackbiz-233] Another Article for discussion - *crickets chirping*? :) I was impressed that he proudly mentions the good whuppin' he got from the authority figures in his life, both at school and at home. Very politically incorrect but this was an essential part of my upbrin Amarachi Dec 12, 2007 11:30 AM
Another Article for discussion - Title of Article- Black Men must reclaim their children. http://www.cnn.com/2007/US/12/­11/roland.martin/index.html Vincent Dec 12, 2007 9:37 AM
Important Info. about the Holiday Party - Greetings folks, Just wanted to share some more information about the upcoming party. The party is set for this Sunday at 6:30 at a private house in South San Jose (my parent's place). Even if you haven't attended any events, I highly encour Lakeisha Dec 11, 2007 6:27 PM

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