Monthly Archives: "May 2014"

Check Out The New Trailer For EARTH TO ECHO...

May 30, 2014No Comments

                              In Relativity’s PG summer family adventure movie, Tuck, Munch and

3x Brain Tumor Survivor, Chicago Actress/Si...

May 29, 2014No Comments

Chicago actress and vocalist, Donica Lynn (Chicago Opera House: Duke Ellington’s Queenie Pie), will hold her bi-annual, “Today’s A Good Day” tribute concert on Monday, June 9th at the

The Cry of Jet Magazine

May 28, 2014No Comments

As of next week, there will be no more Jet Magazine, that pint-sized publication that’s been a weekly best friend to the Black community since

Advanced Screening | How To Train Your...

May 28, 2014No Comments

You’re invited to an advance screening of the new 20th Century Fox film, HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2. Enter for a chance to win

Racism: Nigger, Niggah, Ninja

May 22, 2014No Comments

By Lorenzo Clemons There seems to be a great consternation about the recent episode of a powerful person expressing views that most felt were gone

Six Vision Board Tips for Entrepreneurs

May 22, 2014No Comments

“Sisters in success” and serial entrepreneurs Peytyn Willborn and Nikki Burnett have had their fair share of triumphs. From humble beginnings in housing projects, divorce

Chicago Party Band, Sweet Diezel Jenkins, L...

May 21, 2014No Comments

Chicago based Party band, Sweet Diezel Jenkins, will hit the stage of The Shrine on May 29th, 2014.  The mash-up, cover band is known for

FRESH OFF ALICIA KEY’S “SET THE WORLD O...

May 19, 2014No Comments

    RAII and Whitney Keaton return home to perform their original material for the first time over Memorial Day Weekend on Sunday, May 25, 2014 at

FRESH OFF ALICIA KEY’S “SET THE WORLD O...

May 19, 2014No Comments

    RAII and Whitney Keaton return home to perform their original material for the first time over Memorial Day Weekend on Sunday, May 25, 2014 at

Good Crop of Spring Books

May 16, 2014No Comments

A couple of Chicago books, an African-based sci-fi/fantasy, and an inspirational self-helper for entrepreneurs on your bedside table for some nightly reading will help you

Nigeria's Boko Haram Kidnapping Outrag...

May 15, 2014No Comments

While Chicagoans are hoping and praying that the violence here subsides, thousands of miles away Nigerians are tormented with the horrifying kidnapping of young girls

The C.H.A.M.P. Community Project Tees–Off...

May 15, 2014No Comments

                      The C.H.A.M.P. Community Project will host its First Celebrity Pro Am Golf Outing on

Brown vs. Board of Education Turns 60

May 15, 2014No Comments

  ‘Tis a pity that Linda Brown isn’t as celebrated as Rosa Parks in the annals of the Civil Rights Movement because the little Topeka,

GODZILLA: Advanced Movie Screening! Win Pas...

May 07, 2014No Comments

Warner Brothers invites you to an advance screening of the film GODZILLA in theaters Friday, May 16th. Enter for a chance to win passes to

Allison Semmes – Promising Chicago Talent...

May 06, 2014No Comments

It has been three – four years since Hyde Park native actress/singer, Allison Semmes, has been back home in Chicago. Now she’s having a great

SCANDAL: Los Angeles Clippers Donald Sterli...

May 06, 2014No Comments

“You can sleep with them. You can bring them in, you can do whatever you want. The little I ask you is not to promote

Black Ensemble Theater: One Hit Wonders Now...

May 02, 2014No Comments

Black Ensemble Theater Founder and CEO Jackie Taylor announces the world premiere musical One Hit Wonders by Black Ensemble Theater Associate Director Rueben D. Echoles

Chi Anti Vi: Youth-Driven Initiative Acts o...

May 02, 2014No Comments

“From Apathy To Action” is their tagline. Their movement is to approach community ills and violence with active solutions. The slice of hope buried in

You're Invited! "Neighbors" ...

May 01, 2014No Comments

You’re invited to an advance screening of Universal’s new film, Neighbors starring Zac Efron and Seth Rogen. Enter for a chance to win passes to

You're Invited! "Neighbors" ...

May 01, 2014No Comments

You’re invited to an advance screening of Universal’s new film, Neighbors starring Zac Efron and Seth Rogen. Enter for a chance to win passes to