Posted inEntertainment

The Best Films of 2015

Movies have become a great comfort in what has been a tumultuous year. They’ve entertained us. Made us laugh, feel courageous, scared, romantic and educated us too. It’s a perfect time to reflect on the films, performances and Black artists who made 2015 special. And might as well get a head start on the high-quality movies that will contend for Oscars and be released in theaters and on DVD/VOD in weeks to come.

Posted inSports

Byron Scott provides basketball training to children at the Boys and Girls Club

More than 50 children from the Child Alliance and Drew Child Development programs (which provide services for children in the child welfare system) were in for a treat this past Saturday at the Boys and Girls Club in Harbor City. Los Angeles Lakers legend and head coach Byron Scott hosted a clinic that taught the elementary and middle school children the basic fundamentals of basketball. But more importantly, the event was used to promote education.