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2nd Annual Bay Area Hair Show Competition By Cali Braids Owner, Kiasha Madave

Kiasha Madave has solidified herself as one of the top hair braiders and stylist in Northern California as well as within the Central Valley. Madave has well over 30 years’ experience as a professional braider. As a successful entrepreneur Madave independently opened her very own braiding salon entitled “Cali Braids,” which stemmed from her love of braids and the state

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Hanif Johnson, 27, Is Pennsylvania’s Youngest Judge

Stories of a troubled youth who is NOW on the finer sides of the law is not usually reported. But last month in February, The Huffington Post and Black Enterprise reported on a news story of a 27-year-old man named Hanif Johnson who has become the youngest judge in Pennsylvania. Although, he has faced his share of troubles and run-ins

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Rapper Rick Ross Hospitalized

Alright by now everyone has heard the sad news about Rapper Rick Ross who’s real name is William Leonard Roberts II. He was rushed to a Miami hospital after possibly suffered a heart attack early Thursday morning. Supposedly, he has been put on ECMO or which is pretty much life support, according to reports from TMZ. But friends and family

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Video Of The Week: Kendrick Lamar and SZA , “All Of The Stars”

This week’s Video of The Week is coming straight from The Black Panther soundtrack. Kendrick Lamar and SZA with All Of The Stars. A beautiful masterpiece of what’s it like to be black, African and dope! What a great way to celebrate the release of such a great film with a video straight from the soundtrack.

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Bill Cosby’s Daughter, Ensa Cosby Has Passed

According to reports from CNN and spokesman Andrew Wyatt for legendary comedian and actor Bill Cosby, Ensa Cosby has died from Renal failure, a disease that impacts the kidneys. She was only 44 years old and one of five children. Ensa, was a very active voice during her father’s sexual assault trial. Stating how race has played an important role.

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Stepping Towards A Higher Education

Every year since 2013, the Urban Heat Academy gives the biggest step show on the west coast. This time the 5th annual Youth step show conference will be no different. On Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at Oakland Technical High School the Urban Heat Academy is hosting a “Best of The Bay,” step show and youth conference. Middle and High school

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2018 A Happy New Year

By Karisma Romea “Happy new year!” – I bet this is the most common phrase we hear today or the easiest greeting we can utter when we meet an old friend along the way. But, is it really a happy new year for you or is it just a make believe? How did you await for 2018? Did you wear

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Bruno Mars & Cardi B Get Funky with this 90’s theme video for,”Finesse.” 

24K Magic and the Uptown Funk  singer Bruno Mars teams up with Bodak Yellow and Bartier Cardi rapper Cardi B to pay homage to the 90s and the hit comedy sketch show, In Living Color with the remix of, “Finesse.”  This fun throwback theme is cute and is a good way to start off the year. Good move with both Bruno and Cardi.  Click the link below

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