By Alanna Durkin Richer, The Associated Press A Massachusetts police department whose officers are accused of wrongfully arresting a Black man while pursuing a White suspect said Aug. 5 that […] The post Police sued over wrongful arrest deny racial profiling claim appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
*The Ojai Playwrights Conference is announcing 11 playwrights for the 25th Anniversary New Works Festival taking place August 7-14, 2022, in Ojai, CA, marking a return to in-person workshops and live performances after two years of working online. Playwrights and plays set to be part of the OPC New Works Festival include Vivian Barnes, “The
*Phaedra Parks went through a period of depression after she left “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” show. She now wants to help other people experiencing depression. The reality star is writing a book that details her mental health journey, hoping those struggling with the same problems will recover by following the affirmations she employed to
*Michael K. Williams binged on cocaine for three days prior to meeting Barack Obama for the first time, according to an excerpt from his posthumously novel “Scenes from My Life.” “The Wire” actor died last September at 54. The post-mortem indicated he died of a laced drug overdose. For years, he openly talked about his
*Sadly we must report that Roger E. Mosley, who’s most known for his role as ‘TC’ Calvin on the classic CBS crime-drama series ‘Magnum P.I.‘ has died. He was 83 The veteran actor passed away peacefully early Sunday morning around 1am at his home surrounded by family and loved ones … according to his daughter
*Kenan Thompson is set to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on August 11, 2022, according to a New York Daily News report. Last week, Ana Martinez, Hollywood Walk of Fame producer, praised the “Saturday Night Live” veteran’s contributions to the entertainment industry. “Kenan Thompson is the voice of a generation,” Martinez
EeZee Conceptz Global latest act, Great Daniel is finally out with his highly anticipated self-titled EP, available now on digital platforms (Download/Stream here). The 7-track body of work features a guest appearance from Label head honcho, Eezee Tee on the track “Abasi”. Great Daniel has been on a streak of releases, leading to the EP.
By AFRO Staff Baltimore has reduced the number of homeless residents struggling on the streets of Charm City in the past year, according to information from the Mayor’s Office of […] The post Homelessness in Baltimore on the decline according to 2022 Point in Time Count appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Ralph E. Moore, Jr., Special to the AFRO The SEARCH is a story continued from last week’s printed edition and online at AFRO.com …By that time, the taxi driver made […] The post The Moore Report: The SEARCH part 2 appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Cara Williams, Special to the AFRO Shawn Cosby decided the premier for 33rd and Memphis her latest independent film about the crossroads demanded by life’s decisions, had to premier […] The post Shawn Cosby co-directs ‘33rd and Memphis’ appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .