Category : Culture

by Staff - 5 hours ago

Community Briefs: Greek Food Festival of Dallas

Any weekend in DFW is going to include three things: politics, entertainment and food. This week we spotlight a free concert in Carrollton, Greek Food Festival in Dallas and League of Women Voters event in Richardson, plus much more.   Carrollto...

by Staff - 5 hours ago

Prevent mosquito-borne illnesses

Prevent mosquito-borne illnesses By Florida Department of Health in Broward, Public Information Office       FORT LAUDERALE, FL — Due to floodwaters in some Broward County areas from Hurricane Irma, Florida Department of Health in Broward Count...

by Staff - 7 hours ago

Games switch to conference play

Non-conference play, for the most part, is over and much to the delight of many teams – particularly those that struggled in the early part of their schedules – conference play begins in earnest this week. At 7-8, Southern Intercollegiate […] T...

by Staff - 8 hours ago

Virginia Stage Company’s Ring of Fire

“I wear the Black for the poor and the beaten down, Livin’ in the hopeless, hungry side of town, I wear it for the prisoner who has long paid for his crime, But is there because he’s a victim of […] The post Virginia Stage Company’s Ring of Fir...

by Staff - 8 hours ago

Gregory, MEAC Hall of Famer, Passes:

PRINCESS ANNE, Maryland Former University of Maryland Eastern Shore Athletic Director Dr. Hallie Gregory passed away on Sunday (Sept. 17) in Salisbury, Maryland. He was 78. A member of both the Maryland Eastern Shore Athletics Hall of Fame and the [&...

by Staff - 8 hours ago

Safe Creative Community Space Celebrates Urban Life

NORFOLK A developing community space is taking shape on Church Street, a block down from the historic Attucks Theatre. The site launched on September 9 as the Safe Creative Community Space (SCCS), designated as a safe, welcoming neighborhood space fo...

by Staff - 8 hours ago

Hampton History Museum Events

HAMPTON “The Martha Ann Fields Story” as told by history interpreter Valerie Davis of Richmond captured the attention of a capacity crowd at the Hampton History Museum on September 11. The museum is offering a series of Black-themed events and [̷...

by Staff - 2 days ago

10 Chicago Events for Black Professionals This Week

There’s always something to do in The Chi! Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Chicago this week! 1. ADULTS ONLY 90S SKATE PARTY Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. Turn up this Tuesday at the MLK Skating...

by Staff - 2 days ago

10 Oakland Events for Black Professionals This Week

There’s always something to do in the Bay! Check out my& curated event list for events for Black professionals in the Bay Area this week. 1. SUMMER SOIREE ON THE BAY Thursday, September 21, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Join AMA SF and...

by Staff - 2 days ago

10 Detroit Events for Black Professionals This Week

There’s always something to do in The D! Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Detroit this week. 1. OPEN MIC NIGHT Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m. Calling all artists, poets, comedians and musicians! Sw...