Win Tickets to Advanced Screening of ‘I Am Ali’

‘Like’ N’DIGO on Facebook for your chance to win tickets to the ‘I Am Ali’ advanced screening!   Synopsis: An intimate and heart-warming look at the man behind the legend – as we’ve never seen Ali before. ‘I Am Ali’ Is told through exclusive, unprecedented access to Ali’s personal archive of ‘audio journals’ combined with Read More …

Byron Allen – The $300 Million Dollar Man

By Paula Wilson If you were to ask 10 strangers to name the most powerful African Americans working in Hollywood today, you’d probably hear names like: Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry, Will Smith and Denzel Washington.  The name you would probably not hear is “Byron Allen“. This is pretty insane when you consider that Byron Allen happens to Read More …

The Equalizer: A Hot Mess That’s Not Good

Starring: Denzel Washington, Chloe Grace Moretz, Martin Csokas Directed by: Antoine Fuqua Rated: R (*) Preposterous! Unbelievable on any level and ultimately just boring, The Equalizer is a re-imagining, I guess, of the 1980s cult TV series about a retired spy who uses his special skills to help out ordinary joes in trouble. You’ve got Read More …

UniverSoul Circus Celebrates Two Decades

Two Decades of Fun-Filled, High Energy Artistry Under The Big Top! This year, in 2014, UniverSoul Circus celebrates a major milestone – 20 unforgettable years of offering its unique brand of family friendly entertainment featuring a multicultural, multinational blend of music, theater and circus arts never before witnessed under the Big Top. Commonly known as Read More …

Kill The Messenger Advanced Screening

WIN! “Like” N’DIGO on Facebook for your chance to win advanced screening tickets! SYNOPSIS Two-time Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner (“The Bourne Legacy”) leads an all-star cast in Kill the Messenger, a dramatic thriller based on the remarkable true story of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Gary Webb. In the 1990s, this dedicated reporter’s quest for the Read More …

BLU Means Green (Money) at Spirited Shedd Fundraiser

Non-profits, community groups and small businesses looking to engage and empower young professionals could find a “BLU-print” for success at the Shedd Aquarium. That’s because the Shedd’s 60-member Auxiliary Board recently attracted almost 800 guests to BLU, the board’s annual soiree, and raised $318,000 for education and conservation initiatives in an interactive, networking-rich fashion in Read More …

Fresh Local Produce At Seaway Bank’s Farmers Market Through September 24

Bank Announces Double Value Coupon Program For the past decade, Seaway Bank’s farmers market has been making fresh produce and healthy alternatives more accessible to residents of Chicago’s Chatham neighborhood, an area underserved by supermarkets and proliferated with fast food outlets. Through a grant from LINK Up Illinois, a program of Experimental Station, LINK Card Read More …

Steely Dan: Still Jamming A Lot After All These Years

I told my twenty-something model actress friend that I had tickets to see Steely Dan. She said, “Great. Who’s he?!” I smiled and thought of the lyrics to the group’s song Hey Nineteen: “She don’t remember the Queen of Soul,” then looked my pretty friend over and shrugged it off while thinking of another line Read More …

“No Good Deed” in Theaters

RELEASE DATE In Theaters September 12, 2014 RATING DETAILS This film has been rated PG-13 by the MPAA for the following reasons: sequences of violence, menace, terror, and for language. SYNOPSIS Terri (Taraji P. Henson) is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin (Idris Elba), a Read More …