Arts and Entertainment

Children’s Book Explores Friendship and Loss in Civil Rights Era

Voice & Viewpoint Newswire Her new book for middle-school readers, Ernestine and Amanda: Goodbye. Hello..., the fifth in the Ernestine and Amanda Series, does just...

San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory Invites Student Musicians to their 69th Season’s Auditions

By Kimetha Hill Contributing Writer Music education has suffered a deafening blow in schools across the country as programs are all but non-existent after extensive budget...

Author of “Spook Who Sat by the Door,” Dies in Chicago

Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) -- Poet and novelist Sam Greenlee has died in Chicago at the age of 83. Greenlee was best known for his 1969...

ALL THAT JAZZ…Spotlight on Mr. Willie Payne and the San Diego Jazz Festival

 By Chida Warren-Darby Managing Editor Since 2013, southern Californian residents have been abuzz about the San Diego Jazz Festival, which takes place this Memorial Day weekend,...

Magnificent Return of the Urban Network Conference

Remarkable turn-out after five year hiatus!