The Coffee Break Cure for Loneliness

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Author of New Book on Fika Says Americans Have Much to Gain by Drinking Coffee the Way the Swedes Do Émile Odback encourages them to begin on International Coffee Day, Sept. 30 Americans love coffee and coffee breaks. But they often drink their coffee on the run, absentmindedly and solo while doing something else. Instead, [...]

BLACK MUSIC HONORS

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The Legendary Jacksons To Receive The Lifetime Achievement Award And Perform At The ‘Black Music Honors’ Central City Productions will pay tribute to The Jacksons, Donnie McClurkin, Slick Rick, Guy, Oleta Adams and Jody Watley at Black Music Honors. The live television special taping will take place on Friday, August 18, 2017 at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) in Nashville, TN. The Jacksons are set to receive the Lifetime [...]

SNOOP DOGG AT BET EXPERIENCE

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The BET Experience At L.A. LIVE Presented By Coca-Cola® June 22-25, 2017 Today, BET NETWORKS and AEG announced the first wave of star-studded talent that will take the stage at the 5th annual BET Experience at L.A. LIVE presented by Coca-Cola®. This year’s lineup of concerts at STAPLES Center will feature some of today’s hottest artists including Snoop Dogg ,Wiz Khalifa, Migos, A$AP [...]

HONDA REBEL AT SXSW

Aviator Nation founder Paige Mycoskie with her custom-designed 2017 Aviator Nation + 2017 Honda Rebel Motorcycle

Launch Of The Honda Rebel + Aviator Nation Motorcycle At SXSW Multi-faceted brand collaboration premiering at the Waterloo Records Day Parties during SXSW 2017 This year’s SXSW festival-goers will get an up-close and personal look at the ultimate motorcycle for the next generation of rider – the 2017 Honda Rebel & the Honda Rebel + [...]

Mi Voz Cuenta

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Curacao Honors the Immigrant Community with the “My Voice Matters” (Mi Voz Cuenta) Wall Renowned muralist Gushsan joins this ‘Curacao Contigo’ initiative to create a wall consisting of drawings made by hundreds of children and their families. The piece will be unveiled at the Curacao store in South Gate on March 23 In an effort [...]

RED CARPET ROYALTY: TANYA HART

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RED CARPET ROYALTY: TANYA HART By Teryl Warren It’s time for the Academy Awards again, and when the biggest stars in Tinsel Town make their way down the red carpet, there’ll be another star already there – ready to greet them. Over the course of 4 decades, TV Host, Producer and On-Air Personality Tanya Hart [...]

PRINCE PROTÉGÉE: TAMAR DAVIS

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COVER STORY: TAMAR DAVIS By Teryl Warren  For decades, Houston, Texas has been known for its NASA Space Center. But thanks to the powerhouse vocals of Beyoncé, gospel star Yolanda Adams and multi-talented entertainer Tamar Davis, it’s now known for cranking out some of the most influential women’s voices in recent memory. Long before she [...]

COVER STORY: VIVICA A. FOX

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COVER STORY: VIVICA A. FOX By Teryl Warren Empowering women. It’s a principle that’s been shaping our society since the days of the Suffragettes. It’s a notion that almost put a woman in the White House in 2016.  And, on a very real level, it’s the motivation behind a new provocative series about male exotic [...]

MR. RIGHT: CHRIS PAUL

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MR. RIGHT: CHRIS PAUL By Teryl Warren When the clock strikes midnight on December 25, Chris Cringle will begin his shimmying-down- the-chimney-thing.  But hundreds of kids in LA got an up-close look at their very own Santa Chris earlier this week. And he wasn’t just handing out toys – he was handing out life lessons, [...]

Office Party Attire

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The Holiday Office Party Conundrum: Women Worry More About The Office Party Than Any Other Holiday Event QVC Survey Finds 56 Percent of Women Are Stressed About What to Wear Whether it’s selecting the right outfit or styling their hair or makeup, one out of two women say that prepping and primping for the holiday [...]