Monday, July 13, 2020

Fashion designer turning heads with eveningwear

Karolyne Ashley gets inspiration from Bahamian and southern roots PHOTOS COURTESY OF KAROLYNE ASHLEYFashion designer Karolyne Ashley...

Respect Us gains a supporter! 

I worked really hard to elect Barack Obama. Friends joked that I was supporting him before Michelle...

Blues Brothers tribute is Saturday during Midtown Motown

The Blues Brothers Soul Band, a Blues Brothers tribute will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday,...

‘Jazz Passion’ exhibit extended at Golden center

The “Jazz Passion” photography exhibit by the late Roger Kallins has been extended through Dec. 2 at the Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural and...

Local actress has supporting

“Intimate Apparel” depicts an exquisite, emotional story of longing, love, and betrayal, and what’s more, a timeless story of a woman’s strength and courage. The...

Women’s film festival to focus on image, diversity

A young Black girl in South Los Angeles experiences a series of events that intersects racism and sexism during a Fourth...

#OscarsSoWhite beginning to yield change

The latest Academy Awards ceremony marked a paradigm shift for an industry that has struggled with diversity....

Black Hollywood legend pens memoir

Jenifer Lewis opens up about comedy, sex, glamour, sorrow in her new book BY LAUREN POTEAT NNPA NEWSWIRE Jenifer Lewis, affectionately nicknamed “Auntie” in Black Hollywood, recently...

Bryant draws the most attention at Oscar nominees’ luncheon

BY AMY KAUFMAN LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS LOS ANGELES – The ballroom was stuffed with Hollywood’s elite: Meryl Streep, Steven Spielberg, Christopher Nolan. But it was an...