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Imhotep Gary Byrd

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Community Calendar September 20 - September 26

Greetings! The 49th annual African-American Day Parade lit up the Big Apple this weekend.

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Community Calendar September 13 - September 19

Greetings! This year’s Emmy Awards made history with all four guest actor categories going to African-American artists.

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Community Calendar September 6 - September 12

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Community Calendar: August 30 - September 5

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Community Calendar August 23 - August 29

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Imhotep's Guide to Black Events: August 9 - August 15

Our prayers are with Queen Aretha, an artistic giant whose spirit and talent have set a gold standard of excellence that will perhaps never be equaled.

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Imhoteps Guide to Black Events: August 9 - August 16, 2018

Greetings! Our GBE “Celebrate Harlem Month 2018” also recognizes National Back to School Month, Children’s Eye & Safety Month and National Medic-Alert Month.

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Imhotep's Guide to Black Events

Greetings! A who’s who of celebrities have joined former First Lady Michelle Obama in a nonpartisan get-out-the-vote push.

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Imhotep's Black Guide to Events for the Week

Greetings! Our GBE Black Media Month shines the light on Golden State Warriors NBA superstar Steph Curry, taking his game to an even higher level with a new venture producing faith-based and family focused films.

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Community Calendar: July 19 - July 25

Greetings! The 2018 Emmy Awards have been announced, and the list of African-American nominees is unprecedented, with people of color represented in every category. The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards will honor television’s best shows and performances of the past year. The awards will be presented in a ceremony Sept. 17.

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Community Calendar July 12 - July 18

Greetings! It’s GBE Black Media Month 2018, and we are saluting all the members and institutions that comprise today’s Black Press, radio, TV, print, magazines, websites and social media.

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Community Calendar: June 28 - July 4

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Community Calendar June 21-June 27

Gtreetings! This is what's happening for the week of June 21-June 27.

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Community Calendar June 14-June 20

Greetings! We opened up Black Music Month, or African-American Music Appreciation Month, with a musical tribute on Radio GBE to the late Prince Rogers Nelson, whose birthday we noted with a replay of his spectacular Black Musical tribute at the 2005 NAACP Image Awards.

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Imhotep's Guide To Black Events

Greetings! Black Music Month 2018 kicks off with memories of Stevie Wonder and Aretha Franklin, singing at the burial of Temptations lead singer David Ruffin.

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Community Calendar June 7-June 13

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Community Calendar May 24 - May 30

Greetings! After 35 years, the classic boy band New Edition has changed its name. Four of the groups original members—Ronnie DeVoe, Bobby Brown, Ricky Bell and Michael Bivins—are heading out on tour under a new identity, which is RBRM.

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Community Calendar May 17 - May 23

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Community Calendar May 10 - May 16, 2018

Charlie Wilson, African Liberation Month, McDonald's, Gil Noble, Kefa Nephthys

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Community Calendar: May 3 -May 9, 2018

Yellowman, Pulitizer, Maxwell, Little Rock, Cemotap

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Community Calendar April 26 - May 2

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Community Calendar April19 - April 25

Community, Calendar, Maxwell, Set It Off, Gospelfest

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Community Calendar April 12 - April 18

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Community Calendar: March 29 - April 4

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Community Calendar: March 22- March 28

Greetings! As GBE Women’s Herstory Month moves into its last week, two our greatest soulful divas are reporting health problems on the road

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With the backdrop of Women’s History Month, the Academy Awards 2018 saw a trifecta of amazing Black women—Mary J. Blige, Dee Rees and Octavia Spencer—nominated and, although they didn’t win, make Oscar history.

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Community Calendar: March 1 - March 7

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Community Calendar February 22 - February 28

Greetings! Black History goes Hollywood as Marvel-Disney’s “Black Panther” scored a stunning debut of $235 million over the four-day President’s Day weekend at its North American locations.

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Community Calendar February 8 - February 14

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Community Calendar January 25 - January 31

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Community Calendar January 18 - January 25

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Community Calendar January 11 - January 17

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Community Calendar: December 28 - January 3

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Community Calendar: December 21 - December 27

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Community Calendar December 14 - December 20

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Community Calendar: November 23 - November 29

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Community Calendar November 16 - November 22

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Community Calendar November 2 - November 8

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Community Calendar October 26 - November 1

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Community Calendar October 18 - October 25

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Community Calendar October 12 - October 18

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Community Calendar: October 5 - October 11

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Community Calendar: September 28 - October 4

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Community Calendar September 21 - September 27

Greetings! Grammy-winning, living legend Stevie Wonder opened up the recent Hurricane Relief Telethon for Texas and Florida live from Los Angeles.

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Community Calendar: September 14 - September 20

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GBE Guide to Black Events

Greetings! Congratulations to a true living legend, Woody King Jr., the legendary “Godfather of Black Theater,” founder and producing director of New Federal Theatre.

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Community Calendar August 31 - September 6

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Community Calendar August 17 - August 23

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Community Calendar August 10 - August 16

The legendary Stevie Wonder is one of the headliners at the Sept. 23 Global Citizen Festival, the annual concert in Central Park blending music and social activism, joined by Pharrell Williams, Big Sean, Andra Day, Alessia Cara and a blend of eclectic artists.

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Community Calendar August 3 - August 9th

With the release of the motion picture “Detroit” and the AmNews’ Herb Boyd’s opus “Black Detroit: A People’s History of Self Determination” all eyes are on the Motor City.

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