Issue August 8, 2019

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  Urban Entertainment Weekly     ISSUE: August 8, 2019


Becoming A Resource Parent



2019 Black Family Day

Black Family Day at the State Capitol

This Sunday, August 11th

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Highlights and Top Headlines

Things to Do and Places to Go

Travel & Leisure News


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Explore California

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Soft Opening of FIXINS Soul Food Kitchen in Oak Park – Sacramento. Sac Hub Media Squad was on the scene.  CLICK HERE to see more photos

FIXINS Soul Food Kitchen


The Wiz Wows at The Wells Fargo Pavilion – A Review

The Wiz

‘It feels like being hunted’: Latinos across US in fear after El Paso massacre

Trump mocks Beto O’Rourke’s Hispanic nickname ahead of visit to El Paso

Toni Morrison, Seminal Author Who Stirringly Chronicled the Black American Experience, Dies at 88

Mariah Carey makes her politics clear, posts photos of ‘President Clinton and her husband’

‘Unbelievable’: New York Times slammed for front page headline after Donald Trump speech

Trump mistakenly refers to shooting in Toledo

Donald Trump slams white nationalism, vows to respond with ‘urgent resolve’ to El Paso, Dayton shootings

Whoopi Goldberg Under Fire for Comment About Mariah Carey’s Body

Twitter slams Neil deGrasse Tyson for ‘tasteless’ tweet about mass shootings: ‘Lost all respect for you’

El Paso Walmart rampage marks 250th mass shooting in 215 days

El Paso Suspect Patrick Crusius: Trump Fan Was Anti-‘Race Mixing’

Coleman Communications
Writing, Editing, Marketing and More

Coleman Communications

HockeyGurl Designs
Web Design & Development | Brand Management | Social Media

HockeyGurl Designs


2nd Saturday at BrickHouse Art Gallery in the beautiful historic Oak Park – Sacramento

This Saturday, August 10th from 6-9 pm

BrickHouse Art Gallery



Book your next event at the 
Dr. Ephraim Williams Family Life Center

Book your next event at the Dr. Ephraim Williams Family Life Center

Vaping is a Youth Epidemic?

Double Take Hair Gallery

Hair by Tavia Jenkins at
Double Take Hair Gallery in Downtown Sacramento – 916.451.4600

Crystal's Hair Salon

Crystal’s Hair Salon in Elk Grove

Hair by Tracy Brown at Another Look Hair Salon

Hair by Tracy Brown at
Another Look Hair Salon in South Sacramento – 916.688.7704


Hair by BrandNewJames at Neihule Salon in Downtown Los Angeles

Hair by BrandNewJames 
at Union Salon
174 S Delacey Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105
Salon: 626.793.7745

Mobile:  352.497.5763


Hair by Ms. Cherry at Another Look Hair Salon

Hair by Ms. Cherry at Another Look Hair Salon in South Sacramento – 916.549.9276


Treat your family to the ultimate 
LEGO experience – LEGOLAND California Resort

Legoland California

10 things you should never go on long flights without

How to Avoid Paying Checked Baggage Fees

Soul of Sonoma on the Vineyard Festival Brings Black-Owned Wineries to Martha’s Vineyard

This Is the Best Drink to Order on the Airplane

Death on the trail: More Americans visit national parks, but fewer rangers on patrol


WILL YOU BE THERE? Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) Annual Legislative Conference 
Sept 11-15 in Washington D.C.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Legislative Conference

The CBCF Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) is the leading policy conference on issues impacting African Americans and the global black community. Thought leaders, legislators and concerned citizens engage on economic development, civil and social justice, public health and education issues. More than 10,000 people attend 100 public policy forums and much more. Join subject experts, industry leaders, elected officials and citizen activists to explore today’s issues from an African-American perspective.


Burger King’s plant-based Impossible Whopper is coming to restaurants nationwide

Are We All Eating Apples Wrong?

6 Things Nutritionists Always Buy at Costco

Buying an Apple Watch for the ECG app? Read this first

Is Peanut Butter Good for You?

Black Village Podcasts

CLICK HERE to listen now to the next episode of the Black Village Podcast – The Gift of Black Pregnancy is up! In this episode our host Rolanda Wilkins talks to new and expecting mothers about support systems and miscarriages.

Find on iTunes. #blackvillagepodcast #blackchildlegacy #giftofblackpregnancy


Join Got Muscle Health Club

Join Got Muscle Health Club


Are you new to California or have you been living here for years and still don’t know what’s going on?

African American engaged online for news and urban entertainment

Browse these links to learn and see the best of Black/Urban California – Quick links that THE HUB loves for showcasing and keeping you in-the-know on the best of what happening on the West Coast.

THE HUB’s Annual At-A-Glance Calendar – linking you to the best of urban events and what’s happening in California and beyond

California Black Media – connect to African American Newspapers and Urban Entertainment Web Media 

The CV Drum – Central Valley News

Out of Fresno: Central Valley’s Urban News & Current Affairs Spot

THE Bay Area REGISTRY – Weekly African American Arts, Culture, & Lifestyle e-news

The Gospel Ad Remix – Keeping the Northern California Gospel community connected

Looking for the best guide on live concerts – check out the Bay Area Concert Guide

Looking for things to do in Southern California- check out

And more on BlackNLA

California Business Network

Stay On the forefront of Seeking and
Doing Business in California, check out events and resources for entrepreneurs/small businesses


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Mixed Institute of Cosmetology now offering Barbering and Manicuring courses!
Call 916-421-5950!

MIXED Institute of Cosmetology offering Barbering & Manicuring
MIXED Institute of Cosmetology

See why you should visit Underground Books 
Monumental staple in the Oak Park community of Sacramento

Undergound Books in Sacramento
Located at: 2814 35th St, Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 737-3333


Visit the BrickHouse Art Gallery | Read More

Don’t miss Milton 510 Bowens – Last Exhibition before leaving California

Art at Brickhouse

San Jose Jazz Summer Fest, August 8th – August 11th | Read More

San Jose Summer Fest

2nd Annual Taste of Soul Sacramento, August 10th | Read More

Taste of Soul Festival

10th Annual Banana Festival, August 10th and 11th | Read More

Banana Festival

FORTUNE SCHOOL Tuition Free Public Charter School Now Enrolling TK-12

Fortune School

Sac Realtist Lunch & Learn on Thurs-Aug 15th | Register Now

Sac Realtist Lunch & Learn

Sacramento’s Black Women’s Health & Wellness Conference on Saturday, August 10, 2019 | Read More

Sacramento Black Women's Health & Wellness Conference

Kirk Franklin at Crest Theatre, August 13th | Read More

Kirk Franklin

The 2019 Sounds of Soul Awards, August 16th and 17th | Read More

2019 Sounds of Soul Awards

Ron Brown/Aubry Stone Memorial Business Economic Conference
Aug. 16th | Read More

Business Economic Conference

St. HOPE Public Schools now Enrolling TK-12
for the 2019 – 2020 School Year | Read More

St Hope

100 Dads Community Celebration, Saturday, August 17th | Read More

100 Dads

YOU MAKE ME WANNA SHOUT 60th Anniverary Tour!
Sat. Aug. 17th  |  Read More

Black Women's March

4th Annual Preserve Our Legacy: Advancing African-Americans in Nursing Conference, Sat. August 24th | Read More

Preserve Our Legacy

Sacramento NAACP Presents 8th Annual Rhythmn and Blues Festival
August 30th | Read More

Rhythym and Blues Festival

Stockton Jazz Festival, September 28th | Read More

Stockton Jazz Festival

Save the Date –  11th Annual EWOC Expo and Awards
Saturday October 19 |
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EWOC 2019

Fostering a Child - SAC Cty DHHS


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These are harmful to your lungs. Smokefree means smokefree—no cigarettes and cigars, e-cigarette use, or marijuana smoking or vaping.
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