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How This Primetime TV Writer Is Creating An On-Screen Voice For Black Women Forty And Older

Primetime television screenwriter and founder of production company HONEY CHILE Felicia Pride Bria Célest, Photographer Today’s television landscape includes popular television shows for black women like Unsafe and Around twenty. And while these shows have been widely celebrated and loved by the masses for portraying millennial relationships and dynamics in …

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Media companies are opening new offices to adapt to increased staff numbers and a new phase of the pandemic

With all the talk of companies embracing a hybrid workforce and hiring remote workers, it might seem counterintuitive that some companies are actually expanding their commercial real estate footprint. But that’s what some media are doing this year. As the company enters its next phase of the pandemic and offices …

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Joni James, 91, heartfelt 1950s singer, dies

Joni James, a successful singer whose records climbed the Billboard charts in the 1950s and who was an early influence on Barbra Streisand, died Feb. 20 in West Palm Beach, Florida. She was 91 years old. His family announced the death, at a hospital, in an online obituary. No cause …

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Passing the Torch: The Musical Offspring of Famous Rock Stars – National

The concept can be expressed in different ways. It runs in the family. Like father (or mother), like son (or daughter). The apple never falls far from the tree. In any case, we are talking either about inherited characteristics or acquired abilities passed on from parent to child. It stands …

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San Diego Real Estate Agent Sentenced for Multi-Million Dollar Ponzi Schemes | USAO-SDCA

Assistant US Attorneys Oleksandra Johnson (619) 546-9769 and Valerie H. Chu (619) 546-6750 SUMMARY OF THE PRESS RELEASE – January 3, 2022 SAN DIEGO – Alexander Avergoon, a longtime real estate agent and businessman from San Diego, was today sentenced in federal court to 64 months in prison for defrauding …

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Vermont Arts’ Notable 2021 Albums | Tactical

There was no shortage of remarkable outings from Vermont this year, perhaps in part because of the extra ‘deforestation’ time over the past year and more of the pandemic. Here’s a look at 12 albums by Green Mountain State artists who stood out in 2021, in order of release date. …

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15 bartenders name the best scotches to mix this winter

Of course we enjoy a nice glass of single malt whiskey or Scotch whiskey warming up on a cold winter night. But sometimes we prefer the change of pace of a warm winter grog, a rusty nail, or a godfather. Fortunately, there are plenty of high-quality, reasonably-priced scotches out there …

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YouTube has banned “ghost” videos. They are still standing.

Shapiro pointed to Pillus’ case as proof that better federal regulation is urgently needed, saying the number of phantom weapons involved in crimes has skyrocketed in his state. The Philadelphia Police Department recovered 389 in the first eight months of 2021, up from just 95 in 2019. National data on …

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The Grinch, The Nutcracker, Mannheim Steamroller and more – NBC 7 San Diego

What better way to get into the holly jolly spirit than by watching your favorite vacation shows? Theaters reopen their doors for in-person performances just in time for the winter season. Here are some classic and not-so-average performances you can’t miss this year: The Old Globe Theater: How the Grinch …

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That radio DJ you hear might already be a robot, Tech News News & Top Stories

LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) – Andy Chanley, the afternoon host at Southern California public radio station 88.5 KCSN, has been a radio DJ for over 32 years. And now, thanks to artificial intelligence technology, his voice will live in many places simultaneously. “I might be a robot, but I still love …

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Brandi Carlile, larger than life and painfully human

The quarantine and isolation of 2020 did not overpower Brandi Carlile. Completely the opposite. Her seventh album, “In These Silent Days,” braves the extremes of Carlile’s songwriting. She empathizes, apologizes and accuses. She is fair and she doubts herself. She offers affectionate lullabies and she utters loud cries. The album …

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43rd Jubilee in Colombia a celebration of black culture

The celebration of the 43rd Jubilee aims to educate about black culture. COLUMBIA, SC – The block surrounding the Mann-Simons site on Richland and Marion streets in Columbia was blocked today for the 43rd Jubilee: a festival of black history and culture. “There are no maps, no road signs leading …

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Pandemic Stories Set to Music Offer Inspiration and Healing – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

This scene is from the choral oratorio “Six Feet Apart,” a Rogue Valley-based multimedia production of stories about the Oregon pandemic premiered on August 29. Screenshot by video designer Camilla Tassi. Video designer and director Camilla Tassi produced the multimedia performance of “Six Feet Apart”. Courtesy photo The Los Angeles-based …

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Don Everly of the Everly brothers dead at 84

Don Everly, the last surviving member of the pioneering rock duo The Everly Brothers, died at the age of 84 on Saturday from unspecified causes. Everly’s family confirmed the news with a statement to Los Angeles Times: “Don lived according to what he felt in his heart. Don expressed his …

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Harris Alumni around the world

TORONTO, ON, CANADA, July 26, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – The international impact of Harris Institutethe number of alumni is increasing. Paul (Pavlo) Simtikidis will be filming his 3rd PBS Special in Santorini, Greece on August 6-7. The special will air across North America in December as he continues his world tour. …

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Tawhid Zaman Ahmad, founder of the Swopnojol Foundation is an emerging entrepreneur in technology and agribusiness

Tawheed Zaman Ahmad founded the Bangladesh-based company Swopnojol Foundation in 2016 to work on the eradication of poverty in rural areas, to improve the current state of education,at encourage uneducated rural populations to gradually educate their children in health and nutrition, human rights and the environment. In addition, he is …

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D-BOX Technologies Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year

LONGUEUIL, Quebec, June 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Technologies D-BOX Inc. (TSX: DBO), a global leader in immersive entertainment experiences, today announced results for the year and the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2021. All dollar amounts are expressed in Canadian dollars. FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS “During the fourth quarter, we are …

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California Democrats propose state-backed banking program

(TNS) – Nearly 20 Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday introduced a bill to establish a state-wide public banking program, which would partner with private sector financial institutions to provide low-income workers access to free money transactions and debit cards. Labor advocates have said the program could save hundreds of dollars a …

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Claressa Shields Becomes Undisputed Super Welterweight Champion

(Refresh this page frequently for the latest updates) THE MAIN EVENT Claressa Shields vs Marie Eve Dicaire, 10 rounds for the undisputed super welterweight championship Decision: Shields becomes the first fighter in history, male or female, to win undisputed championships in two weight classes with a unanimous victory over Dicaire. …

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