Category : Northeast

Northeast / New York - 9 months ago

Christopher Hicks: A Hit Maker One Genre at a Time

His biography reads like a who’s who list in Hollywood: Mary J. Blige, Usher, Justin Bieber, Jennifer Lopez, the collection of entertainment’s leading talent is fascinating. Christopher Hicks is a producer, consultant, entrepreneur, and executive in...

Northeast / New York - 9 months ago

5 Tech Conferences to Put on Your Radar for 2018

Here are some of the top tech conferences you should be looking to attend for 2018. SXSW Interactive March 9–17 (Austin, TX) This is one of the largest conferences in the world and not just for tech. They host three verticals, interactive, film, and...

Northeast / New York - 9 months ago

Brooklyn Youth Op-Ed Contributions

The mission of the Brooklyn Youth Sports Club is to build an enriching educational setting for economically disadvantaged youth, using athletics as a vehicle to inspire them to fulfill their academic, physical and personal potential. This fall, I ha...

Northeast / New York - 9 months ago

Curtain Closed on Actress Olivia Cole at 75   

Olivia Cole is well known for her Emmy-award winning performance as Mathilda in Roots though she did perform additional notable TV roles such as Maggie Rogers in Backstairs of the White House, and, First Sunday. In the spring of 2016, she unretired...

Northeast / New York - 9 months ago

Author, activist Julius Lester dies at 78

Julius Lester By Dusty Christensen and Bera Dunau, The Daily Hampshire Gazette @dustyc123 @BeraDunau BELCHERTOWN — Julius Lester, a renowned author, musician, activist and photographer who taught for three decades at the University of Massachuse...