In Oakland California, the official 19th Annual Bay Area Black Expo took place at the Oakland Coliseum to help promote, business, organizations, and individuals catering to the African-American Communities. Several celebrities came out to show their support including Vivica A. Fox, Shirley Murdock, Shanice, Hosea Chanchez, and Flex Knox. More information can be found at BayAreaBlackExpo.com
The Lanesborough, London's foremost address, has been named Number One Small City Hotel in Europe by the readers of Travel + Leisure in the 15th annual World's Best Awards readers' survey released today. In addition, The Lanesborough ranks Number 38 on the list of World's Best Hotels Overall.
A special screening of AREA 9 Productions' documentary "SWAN" and after-party at the Action On Film International Film Festival on July 24, 2010 in Pasadena, CA will benefit Lung Cancer Foundation of America.
Avon Products, Inc's distributor, Kimberli Huggings, is proud to play a part and help sponsor BlackBerry® presents The Black Eyed Peas "The E.N.D. World Tour 2010," with Bacardi®, as the Official Spirit sponsor.
Adelphi's Nicole Bruno '13, Janae Cummings '13, Beverly Gantt '12, Florie St. Aime '11, Brittany Consigli '10, and Donna Truong '10, volunteered and took part in a research project with members from other universities.
It is difficult to describe the sensation I felt when Arizona Governor Jan Brewer signed SB1070. I felt an emotional maelstrom of disgust, despair and utter cynicism over Gov. Brewer's decision to implement the most draconian and most starkly racist immigration law in the last 50 years, and now in Florida we are in the same way.