• SOCIETY PAGE: FIRST LADIES HIGH TEA 2019

    Monday, September 16, 2019

    On Saturday, September 14, Publisher Lisa Collins, Apostle Beverly “Bam” Crawford and LA Focus hosted the 22nd First Ladies High Tea at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. On a day when so many powerful and inspiring words were shared, one word captures the entire event most accurately: beautiful.  As Legacy Award Recipient Marla Gibbs quipped “This […]

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  • COVER STORY: DENISE RICHARDS

    Monday, September 2, 2019

    By Teryl Warren You know she’s beautiful and talented and funny. But did you know Denise Richards was a cheerleader in high school? “I was more of a tomboy when I was really young and then one day, I woke up and things changed and I loved dresses and makeup and Barbie dolls!” At that […]

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  • STRAIGHT UP! SKINCARE WITH PAULA ABDUL

    Monday, September 2, 2019

    The innovators at Aesthetics Biomedical (ABM), a leading aesthetics product development corporation, announce pop icon Paula Abdul as brand ambassador for the debut of SoME™ Skincare That’s All You. Skincare is personal and part of everyday life. Paula shares why she felt passionate about partnering with ABM: “I’ve been looking for skincare that’s natural, and truly personalized to me. I found it […]

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  • HURRICANE SEASON SAFETY TIPS

    Friday, August 30, 2019

    AccuWeather Global Weather Center — As Hurricane Dorian moves over the warm waters of the southern Atlantic, it will present optimal conditions for Dorian to continue strengthening. During the overnight hours Tuesday into Wednesday, Dorian strengthened about 50-60 miles north and the track shifted about 60-70 miles to the east. With its change in track, Dorian […]

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Latest Issue

Mar
6

Opioid Crisis Documentary

‘Do No Harm: The Opioid Epidemic’ National Premiere Screening Narrated by Golden Globe-winning actor Ed Harris, the new documentary Do No Harm: The Opioid Epidemic takes an in-depth look at this crisis affecting the entire country. It tells poignant stories from addicts, recovering addicts, and families who have suffered devastating losses. The film carefully discloses which drug companies […]

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Mar
6

Alberta Ballet 52nd Season

Alberta Ballet’s 52nd Season Celebrates Legends, Poets and Dream Weavers Alberta Ballet Artistic Director Jean Grand-Maître today announced the 2018/19 season, a series brimming with Canadian artistry as it celebrates legends, poets and dream weavers. The new season includes ten Alberta premieres and two world premieres. Most notably, Alberta Ballet will add to its repertory The Sleeping Beauty, the crown […]

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Mar
5

GIRL SCOUT HERSTORY

First African-American Named CEO of Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey One of the largest Girl Scout councils in New Jersey, Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey (GSHNJ) today announced the appointment of longtime advocate of girl empowerment and Girl Scouting, Natasha Hemmings, to Chief Executive Officer. Hemmings will take the GSHNJ helm on April 9. Hemmings, who holds a […]

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Highlights

Feb
3

DOWNTIME: NASSAU

DOWNTIME: NASSAU With cold temperatures blanketing the East Coast, Nassau Paradise Island hotels are incentivizing travelers to trade the snow for sand with a variety of new hotel deals and packages valid for travelers seeking a romantic getaway for Valentine’s Day or have started dreaming of Spring Break destinations. See below for a selection of winter getaway […]

Feb
3

Black History Tribute

Bounce’s Black History Month Tribute Bounce, the first-and-only over-the-air broadcast television network for African Americans, will honor Black History Month in February with a compelling programming tribute; highlights include: The 2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards, the prestigious annual event celebrating African-American achievements and contributions premieres Sunday, February 11 at 9:00 p.m. ET hosted by actors Larenz Tate and Erica Ash. Ludacris, CeeLo Green, Cameo, Doug E. Fresh, Xscape, Bow Wow, Keke […]

Feb
1

Pepsi Pop Culture

Pepsi® Celebrates Decades of Creating Pop-Culture History With Release of Super Bowl LII TV Advertisement Pepsi today unveiled its TV advertisement that will air during Super Bowl LII on Feb. 4. Titled “This Is the Pepsi,” the :30 in-game ad takes fans through decades of the brand’s rich history in pop culture. The spot is narrated […]

Feb
1

Game Day Penne

Bellucci Penne with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Listen, if your eats aren’t touchdown-worthy this Super Bowl Sunday, your team just might lose. Whether you’re a die-hard Patriots or Eagles fan or just there for the food and commercials, this glorious game day Bellucci EVOO  penne  recipe scores big time. For this quick meal, we use Bellucci […]