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Musicians’ Fellowship Honors Monette Sudler

Musicians’ Fellowship Honors Monette Sudler

The Musicians’ Fellowship celebrates with Monnette Sudler as they pay tribute to the life and music of Philly’s own first lady of guitar. Musicians are always welcome to bring their instruments, stories and good vibes to the fellowship. The Musician’s fellowship is not a gig or even a fundraiser. It’s simply Musician’s getting together to […]

Etienne Charles Creole Soul CD Release Party at LaRose Jazz Club

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Etienne Charles Creole Soul CD Release Party at LaRose Jazz Club

Trumpeter, Etienne Charles will perform selections from his latest CD, “Creole Soul” at the LaRose Jazz Club on Saturday, July 27 from 7-10. LaRose is located at 5531 Germantown Avenue, Phila., PA 19144. Tickets are $20 general seating and can be purchased by calling 215-280-2254 or via email: ktucker57@yahoo.com. Performing with Charles will be bassist, Ben Williams; pianist, Taylor Eigsti; Etienne Charles on trumpet and percussion; tenor saxophonist, Jacques Schwarz-Bart and drummer, John Davis.

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2013 Marian Anderson award goes to Motown legend Berry Gordy

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2013 Marian Anderson award goes to Motown legend Berry Gordy

Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced today that Berry Gordy–the legendary force behind the creation of Motown and many of America’s top pop music stars–will receive the 2013 Marian Anderson Award. In making the announcement, Mayor Nutter noted that, “Few individuals have changed the course of music history as Berry Gordy, who created one of the […]

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The Steve Green Show

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The Steve Green Show

The Steve Green Show is coming to the Philadelphia area. The Steve Green Show will cover events, lifestyle, music, worship and many other topics about which folks are concerned. Stay tuned for more to come! Visit http://stevegreenshow.com

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Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown Introduces Hospitality Promotion Bill

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Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown Introduces Hospitality Promotion Bill

Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown introduced the Hospitality Promotion Bill which would generate additional revenue to support the promotion of the Philadelphia tourism economy. In 2008, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania enabled the City of Philadelphia to levy a tax of up to 1.5% of the booking of hotel room(s). At the time, the City opted to […]

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The Black Professionals News Current Issue

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The Black Professionals News Current Issue

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Parker Re-elected to Lead Philadelphia Delegation

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Parker Re-elected to Lead Philadelphia Delegation

State Rep. Cherelle L. Parker, D-Phila., has been re-elected as the chairwoman of the Philadelphia County Delegation for the 2013-14 Legislative session. Parker, who was elected to her fifth term representing the 200th Legislative District last week, was voted back to the leadership post by fellow Philadelphia legislators from the Pennsylvania House. “I am honored […]

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2012 Philly’s Men Are Cookin’

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2012 Philly’s Men Are Cookin’

The Ivy Legacy Foundation hosts 21st annual event to raise money for Philadelphia scholars and community organizations On Saturday November 24, 2012, The Ivy Legacy Foundation, the charitable arm of Rho Theta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., will host its 21st Annual Philly’s Men are Cookin’ extravaganza. This unique fundraiser will be […]

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The 16th Annual Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Announced

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The 16th Annual Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Announced

The 16th Annual Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit will be held on Wednesday, January 30 – Friday, February 1, 2013 at the The Roosevelt Hotel in New York, NY. The theme is “Wall Street to Main Street: A Key to Economic Growth In A Down Economy.” The Wall Street Project was founded in […]

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National Constitution Center puts on the Ritz with Showstopping Roaring ’20S Performance

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National Constitution Center puts on the Ritz with Showstopping Roaring ’20S Performance

To the delight of the crowd and viewers across the Philadelphia region and beyond, the street in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art will transform into a swanky 1920s speakeasy during the 6abc Dunkin’ Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, November 22, 2012. The performance will celebrate the National Constitution Center’s new, world premiere […]

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