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Winners Selected in City of Birmingham’s 150th Anniversary Photo Challenge

BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA — Nov. 4, 2021 —  As another way to celebrate the city’s 150th birthday, Mayor Randall L. Woodfin invited the public to submit photos for the Birmingham [...]

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MOREHOUSE TUSKEGEE CLASSIC PRESENTED BY THE CITY OF BIRMINGHAM AND ALABAMA POWER IS SET TO KICK-OFF SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2021, AT 7:00 PM

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – (10/4/2021) — Known as the longest-running NCAA Division II classic in the nation, the Morehouse Tuskegee Classic will take place Saturday, Oct. 9 at Legion Field. [...]

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Radio Personality DJ Chocolate Launches Luxury Fashion Brand for Black Greek Letter Organizations

DJ Chocolate Launches Grown & Greek® Fashion – The Premier Luxury Brand for D9 Lifestyles – New York, NY — On Tuesday, June 8, 2021, P. “DJ Chocolate” Frazier launches Grown [...]

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Netflix’s Newest Black Sitcom: ‘The Upshaws’

Check out the trailer for “The Upshaws” a new Netflix sitcom starring industry icons Mike Epps and Kim Fields. The series follows the struggles and triumphs of a Black, [...]

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Send in YOUR Virtual Classic Groove Fan Video ASAP!

Hey are you an alumni, student or fan of Alabama State University or Alabama A&M University? If so here is your chance to submit a FAN VIDEO and be [...]

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Amazon celebrates Black History Month

Get to know some of the Black creators who are innovating with Amazon. To celebrate Black History Month, we caught up with some up-and-coming entrepreneurs and innovators in the [...]

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Africatown’s Feb. 2021 “Spirit of Our Ancestors Festival” Featuring Dr. Hannah Durkin Goes Virtual

British Researcher’s Work Uncovered Previously Unknown African Women Who Also Survived the Middle Passage Aboard the Clotilda Slave Ship (Mobile, AL, February 1, 2021) — Dr. Hannah Durkin’s research [...]

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Coming 2 America will be available on Amazon Prime March 5, 2021

The sequel from the popular 1998 film Coming to America is set in the lush and royal country of Zamunda, newly-crowned King Akeem (Eddie Murphy) and his trusted confidante [...]

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Find Your Funny – Comedy Classes with Eunice Elliot

Whether you actually have dreams of becoming a stand-up comedian or you are looking to become a more confident, effective communicator…… this class is for YOU. Classes are taught [...]

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Black Restaurant Week: Explore the Flavors of Alabama

Celebrate the flavors of African-American, African, and Caribbean cuisine for the inaugural Alabama Black Restaurant Week. Black Restaurant Week is a one week showcase celebrating the best in culinary [...]

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