Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq Hits Theater’s This Weekend…

One of the most highly anticipared films of the year hit the big screen yesterday “Chi Raq” Takes a hard look at the violence that takes place in the neighborhoods of Chicago. “It is a modern day version ofLysistrata, set in Chicago, and if you’re not into Greek literature, Lee and co-writer Kevin Willmott basedContinue reading “Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq Hits Theater’s This Weekend…”

Local Church Celebrates Anniversary Of The End Of Slavery

December 6th marks 150 years since the Thirteenth Amendment was ratified, making slavery unconstitutional in the United States. To celebrate and to highlight some our area’s role in abolishing slavery, St. Paul’s Elkins Park Church is hosting weekend events including concerts, historical reenactments and presentations. Click here to read more from source: Local Church CelebratesContinue reading “Local Church Celebrates Anniversary Of The End Of Slavery”

Major Traffic Jam On I-76 Closed Between Girard And Montgomery Drive…

PennDOT officials say an accident on I-76 Westbound between Exit 342 -US 30 West and Exit 341 – Montgomery Drive has shut down all lanes in both directions. Source: Officials: All Lanes On I-76 Closed Between Girard And Montgomery Drive

Philadelphia 76ers Finally Won A Game, Over The Los Angeles Lakers 103-91 In Front Of Sellout Crowd Of Kobe Bryant Fans….

Congratulations to the Philadelphia 76ers for winning their first game of the 2015/16 NBA Basketball season and ending their 19 game loosing streak to the Los Angeles Lakers in front of the first sellout crowd of the year.

Kobe Bryant Announces His Retirement, This Season Will Be His Last Season..

A real life “Love And Basketball” scenario, After 20 years of being in the NBA as a Los Angeles Laker, 5 championships, and 2 Olympic medals, Philadelphia native Kobe Bryant announced his retirement after this season  last night at the Staple Center just before a game against the Indiana Pacers, Mr Bryant penned an emotionalContinue reading “Kobe Bryant Announces His Retirement, This Season Will Be His Last Season..”

Soultrain Awards 2015 Airs Tonight 8P/7C On BET And Centric

Although the actual ceremony of the 2015 Soultrain Awards had been recorded a few weeks ago in Las Vegas, Nevada, the show airs tonight Sunday, November 29 at 8P/7C on BET an Centric. This year the show is hosted by Erykah Badu with performances byBobby Brown, R. Kelly, Jazmine Sullivan, Tyrese, and Fantasia, Brandy, and Continue reading “Soultrain Awards 2015 Airs Tonight 8P/7C On BET And Centric”

The Wiz Live! – The Musical Spectacular Comes to NBC (Promo) – YouTube

An all-star cast, including Queen Latifah, Elijah Kelley, Ne-Yo, Mary J. Blige, Stephanie Mills, David Alan Grier and Shanice Williams, stars in The Wiz Live!, next Thursday, December 3 at 8/7c on NBC. THE 3-hour LIVE event production of the groundbreaking Broadway show that brought Oz to life in a funky sing-along journey down theContinue reading “The Wiz Live! – The Musical Spectacular Comes to NBC (Promo) – YouTube”

Attention All Artist! Swizz Beatz Announces Three-Day Concert And Art Series At Art Basel…

Shoutout to music mogul Swizz Beatz who has recently announced that he will hosting a three-day concert and art series in Miami during Art Basel Miami Beach in December to give upcoming musicians and artists a chance to showcase their work, According to Billboard…There will be performances by his wife Alicia Keys, DMX, Wiz Khalifa,Continue reading “Attention All Artist! Swizz Beatz Announces Three-Day Concert And Art Series At Art Basel…”

Univ. Of Pennsylvania Women’s Rowing Team Member Wins Rhodes Scholarship

This year’s recipients of Rhodes Scholarships were recently announced. One of the 32 students chosen from the United States is from the University of Pennsylvania. Source: Univ. Of Pennsylvania Women’s Rowing Team Member Wins Rhodes Scholarship

Philadelphia 76er Jahlil Okafor Fustrated After Lost… KO’s Man In Boston…

NBA superstar Jahlil Okafor — the #3 pick in the 2015 draft — punched a guy in the face HARD outside of a Boston bar the other night … and TMZ Sports has the insane footage. The situation occured shortly after the Philadelphia 76ers lost to the Boston Celtics, reports say, Okafor and some friendsContinue reading “Philadelphia 76er Jahlil Okafor Fustrated After Lost… KO’s Man In Boston…”

Patti LaBelle…Thanks James Wright Chanel For Boosting Her Pie Sales…

Patti LaBelle is…giving credit where credit is due, and she invited James Wright Chanel over for Thanksgiving. Source: Patti LaBelle Finally Thanks James Wright Chanel For Boosting Her Pie Sales

Someone actually spent millions to buy the sole copy of Wu-Tang’s Once Upon A Time In Shaolin

Despite the high sticker price, the album’s new owner must abide by an 88-year copyright. #hiphopliveson Source: Someone actually spent millions to buy the sole copy of Wu-Tang’s Once Upon A Time In Shaolin

Mayor De Blasio Honors Angie Martinez With ‘Angie Martinez Day’ In NYC

THE VOICE OF NEW YORK HAS BEEN HONORED BY THE MAYOR Source: Mayor De Blasio Honors Angie Martinez With ‘Angie Martinez Day’ In NYC

Free Meals To All Students

More than 17,000 high-poverty schools offer free, federal subsidized meals to about 8 million students this school year, a 20 percent jump over last year’s total. Source: Free Meals To All Students

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