Arts and Entertainment

Phylicia Rashad Teams with La Jolla Playhouse “Blueprints to Freedom”

By Barbara Smith Staff Writer Audiences appreciate projects that explore character and bring the humanity of the subject into full view. And for Phylicia Rashad, this...

Heritage Cultural Festival

By Yolanda Melton Contributing Writer In past years, the Heritage Cultural Festival was observed with a parade only, but this year the Educational Cultural Complex (ECC)...

Open Mic Night @ The Fly Curve Boutique

By Yolanda Melton Contributing Writer The Fly Curve, a plus-size women’s boutique in Lemon Grove, is selling more than just fashionable and affordable clothing; they’re also...

Laughter for Lovers

Red Grant Headlines Valentine's Comedy Show By Fidelia Dawn Staff Writer Laughter is a priceless medicine with the power to heal what ails, relieve stress, and put...

Kuumba Fest

By Brandon Johnson Staff Writer Kuumba Fest 2014 “Black to Love, Family & Power” was the the 22nd year of this enriching Black History Month celebration...