Issue December 13, 2018

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  Urban Entertainment Weekly     ISSUE: December 13, 2018


Fostering a Child - SAC Cty DHHS



Doo Wop Project

The Doo Wop Project: From Bop to Pop for the Holidays!
December 19th, Modesto | Read More

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Things to Do and Places to Go

Travel & Leisure News


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Explore California

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Sandra Dee's BBQ & Seafood


HUB REVIEW: Holiday Soul with Vanessa Williams, the Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir, and the San Francisco Symphony

Vanessa Williams

Issa Rae, Columbia Ink Production Pact to Promote Diverse Writers

Michelle Obama Writes Powerful Letter To Younger Self Every Black Woman Should Read

Ellen Pompeo talks race, marriage, Patrick Dempsey

Did Jennifer Lopez Really ‘Steal’ Her Hit Songs?

Watch ‘Nailed It!’ Host Nicole Byer Talk Kevin Hart: ‘It’s OK To Say, ‘I Was Wrong’

Stephen Curry Says He Doesn’t Believe Man Landed on the Moon

Meet Nike’s New Diversity and Inclusion Executive

Golden State Warriors: Why team won 2018 Sportsperson of the Year award

SNL’s Black President ‘Darius Trump’ Is Impeached in Soap Opera Parody: ‘I Was Waiting on That’

First transgender male boxer wins in professional debut

Kyler Murray apologizes for homophobic tweets that resurfaced after he won Heisman Trophy

Trevor Noah’s ‘Daily Show’ Pulls Elaborate Twitter Prank On Donald Trump And Fox News

Mariah Carey Knocks Herself Out of No. 1 Spot on the Charts

Here’s what happens to unsold Christmas trees

Kevin Hart says he won’t host Oscars after furor over homophobic tweets

Tyler Perry brings Christmas to Walmart layaway, pays $400K worth of customers’ bills

Billy Porter Reacts to His Best Actor Golden Globe Nomination

DL Hughley will host the inaugural Urban One Honors Awards show in Washington, DC

Coleman Communications
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Coleman Communications

HockeyGurl Designs
Web Development | Social Media

HockeyGurl Designs

Help Us Ban Candy Flavored Tobacco Products

Help Us Ban Menthol

Double Take Hair Gallery

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

Double Take Hair Gallery

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 LA

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Hair by Ms. Cherry at Another Look Hair Salon

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


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“Second Act”
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Second Act - Jennifer Lopez


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HuskyShows Holiday Tradition – A Peter White Christmas featuring Rick Braun and Euge Groove | Read More

Peter White Christmas

Global Winter Wonderland Returns to Sacramento
for Fifth Consecutive Year | Read More

GLobal Winter Wonderland

Now Enrolling – Early Start Kindergarten Program at Fortune School

Fortune School

Family Bonded Christmas Gospel Musical Stage Play
Dec. 14th and 15th | Read More

Christmas Gospel Musical Stage Play

African American Marketplace on 1st and 3rd Saturdays
Next Event Dec. 15th | Read More

Black History

Buy your home with little money-out-of-pocket using CalHFA’s CalPLUS
with ZIP program | Read More


7th Annual Men of Honor – A Community Tribute – Dec. 15 | Read More

Men of Honor


Doo Wop Project

John Legend at Fox Theater – Two Nights – December 21, 22 | Read More

John Legend

Waitress – Broadway on Tour – Dec. 27th through Jan 5 | Read More


WE NEED YOUTH: Join the SOLdiers in the community
to HELP make a difference | Read More

Seeking Soldiers

Sacramento’s Biggest New Years Eve Party, Dec. 31st | Read More

New Years Eve Party

Legends of Motown All-Star Tribute Show – January 20 | Read More

Legends of Motown

Annual MLK March Celebration and Diversity Expo, Jan. 21st | Read More

Stomp – Broadway On Tour, February 1 – 19 | Read More

Stomp Broadway On Tour

Keith Sweat, Playing for Keeps Tour – Feb. 9, 2019 | Read More

Keith Sweat

Black History Month Black Expo, Sat. Feb. 23 and Sun. Feb 24
at Cal Expo | Read More

Black Expo

Black Greek Stroll Off & Step Show, Black Expo Feb. 23rd | Read More

Black Greek

Rip the Runway Hair & Fashion Show – Sun. Feb. 24 | Read More

Rip the Runway Hair and Fashion Show

BlackOut Weekend Lake Tahoe CA/NV 2019 | Read More

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