Category Archives: Events

  • The Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Celebrated in the City of Inglewood

    Jan 19, 15 by Ricky Richardson Leave a comment


    The City of Inglewood celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Monday, January 15, 2015. This was the City of Inglewood’s 32nd Annual Celebration. The day began with a commemorative program at Crozier Middle School. The celebration continued with a symbolic civil rights march to the parking lot of The […]

  • Music Center Presents World City Performance: Samite and H’SAO

    Jan 19, 15 by Ricky Richardson Leave a comment


    *Los Angeles -The weekend of January 17th-19th is designated as Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Weekend. There are events scheduled all across the United States to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Locally, The Music Center marked the occasion with a special musical performance that Promote Peace, Harmony and Understanding. […]

  • 46th NAACP Image Awards to Honor Atty Gen. Eric H. Holder. Jr.

    Jan 17, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Los  Angeles, CA– The Honorable, Attorney General of the United States, Eric H. Holder, Jr. is set to receive the NAACP Chairman’s Award during the 46th NAACP Image Awards, broadcast live on Friday, February 6 (9:00 p.m. ET/PT tape-delayed) on TV One, the civil rights organization announced. The Chairman’s Award, chosen by Chairman of the NAACP National Board […]

  • People of Note: Doo-Wop Returns to Lehman Center in 2015

    Jan 15, 15 by Deardra Shuler Leave a comment


    *Doo-wop is a genre of harmonizing vocals that came out of cities like New York, Philadelphia, Newark and Detroit, et al. A music style birthed out of African American neighborhoods initially in the 1940s, Doo-wop gained popularity in the 1950s and early ’60s, even attracting Italian groups who shared a love for the music. Built […]

  • 21st Annual African-American Film Marketplace and S.E. Manly Short Film Showcase to Feature Gina Prince-Bythewood & Michael Schultz

    Jan 14, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 3 Comments


    *(Hollywood, CA) – The Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center (BHERC) hosts its 21st Annual African American Film Marketplace and S.E. Manly Short Film Showcase January 16-18, 2015 at Raleigh Studios, 5300 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, California 90038. Presenting 52 short films, youth films, documentaries and animated shorts, featuring over 45 Filmmakers from all over the […]

  • The 23rd Annual Pan African Film Festival Back from February 5 – 16

    Jan 13, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *The 23rd annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival (PAFF) today announced that director Stanley Nelson’s “The Black Panthers:  Vanguard of the Revolution” will make its West Coast premiere as the Opening Night film selection. “Triangle-Going to America” will be highlighted as the Centerpiece selection and closing the Festival is “The Man in 3B.”  All […]