Monthly Archives: "August 2013"

Marques Houston – "Famous"

Aug 30, 2013No Comments

Famous. Marques Houston has returned to his musical roots with the newly released Famous on the Silent Partner Entertainment/Shanachie Entertainment imprint.  With Famous, available now,

Marques Houston – "Famous"

Aug 30, 2013No Comments

Famous. Marques Houston has returned to his musical roots with the newly released Famous on the Silent Partner Entertainment/Shanachie Entertainment imprint.  With Famous, available now,

NBA Champ Dwyane Wade Hosts "Live To D...

Aug 30, 2013No Comments

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NBA Champ Dwyane Wade Hosts "Live To D...

Aug 30, 2013No Comments

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45 African American Artists create 'Ma...

Aug 29, 2013No Comments

Powerful. The South Side Community Art Center (SSCAC) will host the Maleness to Manhood:  Reclamation of the Young Black Man exhibit beginning September 6th.  The

The Historic March On Washington

Aug 29, 2013No Comments

The March on Washington For Jobs and Freedom on August 28, 1963 is widely considered the apex of the Civil Rights Movement, as it not

NIELSEN CELEBRATES 90 YEARS OF INNOVATION W...

Aug 26, 2013No Comments

Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy, welcomed more than 400 of Chicago’s business, media, government and

Chicago’s Own NBA Champion Dwyane Wade to...

Aug 26, 2013No Comments

On September 6th and 7th, 2013, Miami HEAT Champion and Chicago-native Dwyane Wade will return to his hometown for a weekend of events in support

Chicago’s Own NBA Champion Dwyane Wade to...

Aug 26, 2013No Comments

On September 6th and 7th, 2013, Miami HEAT Champion and Chicago-native Dwyane Wade will return to his hometown for a weekend of events in support

Goodman Theatre's "Pullman Porter...

Aug 26, 2013No Comments

This rollicking, music-fueled trip back in time takes us into the luxurious Pullman trains of the 1930s, where the hidden lives of African American porters

Goodman Theatre's "Pullman Porter...

Aug 26, 2013No Comments

This rollicking, music-fueled trip back in time takes us into the luxurious Pullman trains of the 1930s, where the hidden lives of African American porters

Bravo TV's Chef Roblé x SKYY Vodka Ho...

Aug 22, 2013No Comments

Chef Roblé: “ I’m More Than Just A Chef, I’m An Entertainer” There’s no question as to what draws people to Bravo TV’s Chef Roblé

Bravo TV's Chef Roblé x SKYY Vodka Ho...

Aug 22, 2013No Comments

Chef Roblé: “ I’m More Than Just A Chef, I’m An Entertainer” There’s no question as to what draws people to Bravo TV’s Chef Roblé

"I HAVE A DREAM" : How far have ...

Aug 20, 2013No Comments

The March on Washington where  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his keynote address  was August 28, 1963.  This historic march is where Dr. Martin

"I HAVE A DREAM" : How far have ...

Aug 20, 2013No Comments

The March on Washington where  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his keynote address  was August 28, 1963.  This historic march is where Dr. Martin

Avery Sunshine!

Aug 19, 2013No Comments

There’s healing in honesty. Now, breathe. Avery Sunshine is without doubt a talented singer, songwriter and pianist. Her progression and accolades in the industry can

“Captain Bill” Could Mean Safe Harbor f...

Aug 16, 2013No Comments

  (Photo Credit: Dawn Kish) By Carole A. Parks The 50-knot winds and waves 30-feet high besieged Captain William “Bill” Pinkney’s 47-foot cutter for 48

Magic Johnson Bridgescape Academy Offers Se...

Aug 16, 2013No Comments

Chicago has had its share of educational drama. From the closing of 50 schools this year, educational budget cuts, an extended school day followed by

Saturday: Family Fun Fest Featuring Aniba H...

Aug 16, 2013No Comments

Get familiar. If you’ve never experienced Aniba Hotep & the Sol Collective (above), don’t miss your chance to do so this Saturday during the Southeast

Saturday: Family Fun Fest Featuring Aniba H...

Aug 16, 2013No Comments

Get familiar. If you’ve never experienced Aniba Hotep & the Sol Collective (above), don’t miss your chance to do so this Saturday during the Southeast

Tour Guide Opens Eyes To Chicago

Aug 09, 2013No Comments

By Mary Alex Japczyk Eric Kittrell has a way of putting people at ease. His warm smile compliments the friendly cadences of his voice as

Review: 'Clara' at the Open Door ...

Aug 09, 2013No Comments

Her life was one classified as constant work and little joy. Though the energy and praise synergies she contributed to the gospel-arena ignited the world