Saturday, March 28, 2020

Actor Ron Glass dies at 71

BY CHRIS BARTON LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Ron Glass, a prolific television actor best known for roles in the ’70s police sitcom “Barney Miller” and Joss Whedon’s...

Odom is Google’s top name search of 2015

BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM As Lamar Odom continues his road to recovery, the public has remained intensely curious about his well-being. More than two months after he collapsed at a Nevada...

500,000 attendees in New Orleans

2019 ESSENCE FESTIVAL OF CULTURE COURTESY OF ESSENCE COMMUNICATIONS INC.

Michel’le: Book to follow biopic

FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS What’s next for Michel’le? A tell-all book. The “No More Lies’’ singer has announced that she’s in the process of writing...

Reid calls ‘X Factor’ ‘the worst thing I’ve ever done’

EURWEB.COM Two years after the cancellation of Fox’s “The X Factor,” Epic Records CEO L.A. Reid is telling us how he really felt about his...

Olympics features diversity in broadcast booth too

BY WILLIAM DOUGLAS MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU/TNS PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – Anson Carter expects to surprise some casual sports fans who tune into the 2018 Winter Olympics...

FLORIDA COMMUNITY CALENDAR OCTOBER 20

Miramar: The Florida Jam Fest is Oct. 28 at the Miramar Regional Park Amphitheater with Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, Lenny Williams and Third World. Jacksonville:...

MOVERS, SHAKERS, DREAMERS

These Florida high school students are representing their generation at its best. PHOTOS COURTESY OF WALT DISNEY...

Storm didn’t stop Party with a Purpose

Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion draws thousands from around the country for concerts, seminars and activities for all ages FLORIDA COURIER STAFF The stormy weather last weekend...

Cast of original ‘Roots’ reflect on their experience, influence of miniseries

BY MEREDITH BLAKE LOS ANGELES TIMES TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE NEW YORK – If you were anywhere near a television in January 1977, you were probably watching “Roots.”...