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  • Ruby Dee to be Honored at Public Memorial Celebration

    Jul 2, 14 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment

    *The life and legacy of actor, author, and civil rights activist Ruby Dee will be honored with a public memorial celebration on Saturday, September 20th at The Riverside Church in New York at 11:00 AM. The service will feature tributes and reflections from family, friends, and colleagues who were influenced by her outstanding life and […]

  • Ruby Dee – A Star who Represented Strength, Courage and Dignity (Video)

    Jun 14, 14 by Tené Croom 1 Comment

    *Ruby Dee passed away at the age of 91 – surrounded by her children and grandchildren at home in New Rochelle, New York. In a statement, the family of the Academy Award nominee said, “We were blessed to have been by her side during her transition.” Her family were also with her in November of […]

  • The 360 Degree Legacy of Ruby Dee – by Miki Turner

    Jun 12, 14 by Miki Turner 2 Comments

    *There are movie stars and then there are thespians. Ruby Dee, who died at the age of 91 at her home in New Rochelle, New York, was one of the latter. In Hollywood circles, Ms. Dee and her late husband, actor Ossie Davis, were truly one of the most significant creative couples in the history of […]

  • Whoopi, Spike, Debbie Allen, More Celebs Mourn Ruby Dee

    Jun 12, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Whoopi Goldberg, Jada Pinkett Smith and Spike Lee were among the stars who used social media to share their thoughts about Oscar-nominated actress, poet, playwright and civil rights activist Ruby Dee, who died Wednesday at 91. Goldberg referred to Dee as a “spectacular woman, actor & activist” who is “reunited at last” with her late […]

  • We Remember: Legendary Actress/Activist Ruby Dee Dies at 91

    Jun 12, 14 by EurPublisher 6 Comments

    *Unfortunately we have sad news about legendary Film and Broadway actress/star Ruby Dee. She died last night at age 91. According to reports, Ms. Dee was at home in New Rochelle, NY … surrounded by family when she passed away. Ruby Dee was probably best known for her starring role in the 1960s film “A Raisin in […]

  • THE (05-16-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    May 16, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “The kind of beauty I want most is […]