Santa Clarita prepares for Thursdays @ Newhall

The city of Santa Clarita’s Thursdays @ Newhall, kicks off the month of July with a series of traditional and commemorative time periods for all to enjoy.

Jazz innovator Horace Silver dies at 85

Horace Silver, the innovative bandleader, composer and pianist who brought a grounded earthiness to the “hard bop” genre of Jazz in the 1950s, has died of natural causes at his New Rochelle, N.Y. home. He was 85.

Black Greeks celebrate unity in Southern California

Members of the Divine Nine Black Greek fraternities and sororities recently gathered in Southern California to celebrate unity at The 2014 California Greek Picnic (CGP).

‘Thursday Night on the Square’ line-up announced in Palmdale

Palmdale officials announced the themes and musical performers who will be part of this year’s Thursday Night on the Square (TNOTS) events that will be held on eight Thursday nights beginning June 26.

MOAH hosts summer party on The BLVD this Saturday

On Saturday, Lancaster’s Museum of Art and History (MOAH) will host a 60’s-surfing-scene themed Endless Summer exhibition party from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. The public is invited to come enjoy this celebration marking the opening of MOAH’s new surf-centric ...

Bozigian given key to city at the LPAC Foundation’s Gala and Grand Auction

Lou Bozigian, president of the Lancaster Performing Arts Center Foundation (LPACF) and former Lancaster mayor, was presented a key to the city at the fourth annual gala and grand auction benefiting the Lancaster Performing Arts Center (LPAC).

The BET Experience returns to L.A. LIVE

The city is abuzz as Los Angeles prepares for three days of entertainment at L.A. LIVE for The BET Experience.

Five ways to get paid to travel this summer

A lot of programs will give you free room and board in exchange for a little work. Trust us, it will be a lot better than spending the summer watching "Maury" re-runs.

BET Experience at L.A. Live

OurWeekly Friends & Family Offer Featured artists: Rick Ross, Outkast, The Roots, Mary J. Blige, Trey Songs, DJ Khaled & many more!

Actress Ruby Dee dies at 91

Another creative and artistic giant has bid America adieux. Ruby Dee, the award-winning actress whose seven-decade career included triumphs on stage and screen, has died. She was 91.

Los Angeles Film Festival celebrates the city as a mecca for inspiration, variety

At this point in its history, the film industry is becoming increasingly decentralized as productions move to more (economically) hospitable locales. The Los Angeles Film Festival, now in its 20th year, seeks to celebrate the charms of this, the birthplace ...

‘The Wealth Choice: Success Secrets of Black Millionaires’

Your wallet is almost totally empty.

Lupita Nyong'o joins 'Star Wars' cast

It continues to be the year of Lupita Nyong'o.

Rihanna bares almost all in sheer, sparkly dress

Rihanna's presence at Monday's CFDA Fashion Awards nearly eclipsed the ceremony itself, and she did it while wearing almost nothing at all.

‘1954: The Year Willie Mays and the First Generation of Black Superstars Changed Major League Baseball Forever’

You know the rules. Each base must be touched, each ball hit within bounds - or so you hope. No spitballs, corked bats, pine tar, or steroids. Four bases to run. Three strikes, you’re out.