NNPA and the Hip Hop Union countdown to ‘The Greatest Mix’ in Miami


The National Newspaper Publishers Association – The Black Press of America – and the Hip Hop Union countdown to ‘The Greatest Mix’ celebrating the Core DJ’s 10th Anniversary Conference on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the Holiday Inn Miami Beach, Fla. The NNPA, a federation of approximately 200 Black newspapers, the Hip Hop Union, a governing body [...]

ACC CommunityFest 2014 this Saturday

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Serving the community is at the heart of the purpose for the ACC CommunityFest 2014 scheduled this Saturday at Antioch Christian Church in Irving.  “Our ministry exists in our community to serve the people in it, Pastor Norris McGill shared. “The ACC CommunityFest is our way of giving back to everyone in the community. Everything [...]

Dallas Theater Center’s 2014-15 season will feature world premiere of Stagger Lee

The upcoming season will feature the world premiere of Stagger Lee from DTC’s Playwright-in-Residence Will Power's

DALLAS – Dallas Theater Center Artistic Director Kevin Moriarty announced today the theater’s 2014-2015 season, which will take place at the Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre at the AT&T Performing Arts Center and the Kalita Humphreys Theater on Turtle Creek. DTC’s 2014-2015 season will expand from its current seven productions to nine total productions next [...]

Garland Civic Theatre hosting auditions for ‘The Wiz’

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GARLAND — Garland Civic Theatre has scheduled auditions for The Wiz, the musical version of L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by Charlie Smalls and William F. Brown on the afternoons of May 24 and 25, 2014 beginning at 1 p.m. Callbacks begin at 6 p.m. on the May 25. Rehearsals begin on June 3. [...]

Mike Modano partnering with Hilton Anatole’s “Sparkle” for second year

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DALLAS – The Hilton Anatole today announced that “Sparkle!,” the hotel’s annual holiday extravaganza that takes place in conjunction with Christmas at the Anatole, will again partner with hockey great, Mike Modano, for the 2014 event which will kick off the last week in November.    In 2013, “Sparkle!” and Christmas at the Anatole lasted nearly five weeks and began Friday, Nov. [...]

BET’s Celebration of Gospel debuts tonight

The beautiful and talented Taraji P. Henson.

Taraji P. Henson is the 2014 BET’s Celebration of Gospel host, replacing the super busy Steve Harvey. The show is on BET tonight at 7 p.m. and you can join the conversation online using #CelebrationofGospel or #COGchat hashtags. The special event will include a few non-traditional performers for the Gospel music genre. They include Indie.Arie, [...]

DIFF announces Dallas Star Awards, Panels + New Films!

Cheryl Boone Isaac is speaking on Saturday at DIFF 2014.

Want to know how I am spending my weekend? It is at the Dallas Film International Film Festival DALLAS — The Dallas Film Society kicked off opening night of the 2014 Dallas International Film festival at City Performance Hall to a sold out crowd anxious to celebrate and experience film at its finest during the [...]

Psychologists say March Madness boosts happiness for seniors

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March Madness? For Local Seniors it’s “March Gladness!”   Bracketologists, beware! Local seniors are now in the game, ready to pick their favorite NCAA basketball teams, shoot some hoops and cheer their favorites on to win as part of a national contest.  It’s all part of “Senior March Gladness” – a program to get seniors engaged [...]

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