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  Urban Entertainment Weekly     ISSUE: October 4, 2019


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The Garvey Festival

The Garvey Festival this Weekend Oct 4-6 in Sacramento 
with live entertainment, workshops, creative art vendors, mixers, great food – celebrating African culture. | Read More

Highlights and Top Headlines

Things to Do and Places to Go

Travel & Leisure News


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Explore California

Upcoming TV and Movies

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EXCLUSIVE! Dionne Warwick Talks Whitney Hologram Tour

Dionne Warwick

Dionne Warwick Enchants Modesto
A Concert Review

Bebe Winans

Ex-cop Amber Guyger found guilty in murder of Botham Jean

Mathew Knowles Reveals That He’s Battling Breast Cancer

Bronx Zoo says woman who climbed inside lion exhibit could have been killed

Kamala Harris asks Twitter to suspend Donald Trump for ‘civil war’ and whistleblower tweets

Gay high school senior in Tennessee crowned homecoming royalty in gold dress

Kamala Harris has a cheeky response to Maya Rudolph’s ‘Saturday Night Live’ impression

‘Red Table Talk’: Chelsea Handler says she wouldn’t have career without ‘white privilege’

A girl who claimed white classmates cut her dreadlocks admits she made the story up, school says

Trump Threatens “Civil War” If He’s Impeached

Jessye Norman, International Opera Star, Dies at 74

Mariah Carey praises “beautiful” gospel version of ‘My All’ from Kanye West’s Sunday Service

Watch Lil Nas X Surprise His Old High School in Atlanta

Don’t miss the
11th Annual EWOC-Exceptional Women of Color Expo & Awards featuring Award Winning Actress & Author Jenifer Lewis as the Keynote Speaker. All attendees will receive her autographed signed book, Mother of Black HollywoodCLICK HERE for more info and to buy tickets.
Jenifer Lewis - Mother of Black Hollywood

CLICK HERE to read THE HUB’s exclusive interview with Ms. Jenifer Lewis


Coleman Communications
Writing, Editing, Marketing and More

Coleman Communications

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

HockeyGurl Designs

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

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

Complete Count Committee (CCC) AFRICAN AMERICAN Subcommittee led by the Greater Sacramento Urban League preparing for U.S. Census 2020 by MAKING SURE EVERYONE in the family/household is COUNTED … mom, dad, big mama, nanna, grandma, grandpa, aunty, uncle, sister, brother, cousins, babies, nieces, nephews, daughters, and sons. EVERYONE must be counted! For every person counted it’s literally #DOLLASfortheCOUNT $$ in our communities.

Counting Black California Census 2020

#CountingBlackCalifornia #ReachingtheHardToCount
#RibsNCensus #BeCounted2020
#Census2020 #StayInTheKnow
#SacHubMedia #CABlackMedia

CLICK HERE for more info on why we must complete the Census 2020 form coming soon (to be available online and in paper format).

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


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

CLICK HERE to check out Black Southern California thru Black Cultural Events

California Business Network

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


Reach the African American Audience

Available online and at designated locations  the week of October 14th

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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


3rd Annual FREE HOUSING FAIR sponsored by by the Sacramento Association of REALTORS | Read More

This Sat-Oct 5 from 10 am to 2 pm

Love Jones Late Night Version

Sacramento Women’s Expo from 8:30 am to 5:15 pm
CLICK HERE for the schedule and all of the speakers for day.

Keisha Matthews

Love Jones Late Night Version, Saturday, Oct. 5th | Read More

Love Jones Late Night Version

Taste of the Bay Berkeley Seafood & Soul Festival, Oct. 6th | Read More

Taste of the Bay

Will Downing at the Paramount Theater, October 9th-10th | Read More

Will Downing

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

St Hope Public

Chris Brown – The Indigoat Tour 2019 – October 12th | Read More

Chris Brown

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

Fortune School

How the West was Won: Snoop Dog and Ice Cube
October 12th | Read More

How the West Was Won

Music Workshop & Concert in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Recording of “Oh Happy Day” by the late Edwin Hawkins | Read More

Oh Happy Day

WILL YOU BE THERE? 11th Annual EWOC Expo and Awards
Saturday, October 19 |
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EWOC 2019


FUNKTober Fest, October 26th at Weber Point Water Front,
Stockton | Read More


Harvest – A FREE Community Event – October 31st | Read More


Disney on Ice Returns November 7th, Golden 1 Center | Read More

Disney on Ice

A Christmas Story – The Musical – November 8-17th, Memorial Auditorium – Tickets On Sale Now | Read More

Christmas Story

The Oh You Funny Comedy Show, November 23rd | Read More

Oh You So Funny


Vapor and marijuana smoke has some of the same chemicals found in tobacco smoke like nail polish remover, batteries and embalming fluid.
These are harmful to your lungs. Smokefree means smokefree—no cigarettes and cigars, e-cigarette use, or marijuana smoking or vaping.
Learn more at

Smoke Free

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