Blues diva Sharon Jones, whose powerful voice could soar over her band’s thunderous beat, will now have to be experienced on her records and a passion-filled documentary.
A low key, but solid strain of references to current affairs was heard in the eulogies for much loved and respected journalist Gwen Ifill at her funeral on November 19.
Gwen Ifill, a pioneering Black journalist with an unshakable reserve of integrity and grit, died Monday, Nov. 14, at a hospice center in Washington, D.C. She was 61.
Journalist Gwen Ifill will be remembered at a pair of events this weekend in Washington, DC
The boxing community was deeply saddened as news spread that one of its greatest and proudest warriors ever had recently joined the ancestors.
Let us be abundantly clear. There are only two persons in this 2016 presidential race—Hillary Rodham Clinton or Donald Trump.
One of the oldest churches in New York will be celebrating their 80th anniversary, starting Nov. 5. The celebration will include a luncheon and four dynamic services that will span three Sundays.
Many locals were saddened by the news that Brother Abu Shahid had joined the ancestors Wednesday, Sept. 28, at his Pittsburg, Pa. home. He was 85 years of age.
Long-standing African-American churches are disappearing from the nation’s capital one at a time, like victims in an Agatha Christie murder mystery.
Actor Tommy Ford, best known for his role as Tommy in the 1990s hit sitcom "Martin," has died in Atlanta, a spokeswoman for his family said.
Multiple reports indicate that Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson has passed away after battling cancer.
The fourth largest theater on Broadway, United Palace House of Inspiration, 4140 Broadway at 175th Street, opened its doors Friday, Sept. 30, for its third annual The Gathering UPHI, a multiday affair of creativity, connectivity and celebration to set the ...
The African-American Experience Forum of Convent Avenue Baptist Church is sponsoring their annual HBCU College Fair Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016, at Southern Baptist Church, a coalition of African-American clergy demanded a public discussion around the selection of VieVu as the vendor for the NYPD’s $6.4 million body camera contract.
On behalf of the National Newspaper Publishers Association, we extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of William Garth Sr. who passed Friday, Sep. 23, 2016, in Chicago.