Rapper Snoop Dogg To Perform in Sacramento

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SACRAMENTO – Rapper Snoop Dogg, aka Snoop Lion, is scheduled to perform his classic smash hits at Sacramento’s Ace of Spades on Friday, April 18. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. Snoop Dogg’s albums include “Reincarnated,” “Ego Tripping,” “Malice In Wonderland,” “Doggystyle,” and “The Doggfather.” His chart-topping hits include “Gin & Juice,” “Drop It Like It’s […]

Elks Lodge Sacramento Hosts Mega Family Expo

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SACRAMENTO – It’s all about families as a local event aims to connect locals with needed resources and products. The Mega Family Expo Community Event is scheduled for April 12 at the Sacramento Elks Lodge, 6446 Riverside Boulevard. The Expo is set to run 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The event is being produced by […]

32nd Annual NAACP Prayer Breakfast: Balance Our Community Priorities

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SACRAMENTO – Faith has seen the African American community through tough and trying times as well as triumphant ones. The Sacramento NAACP is gathering area faithful together to address issues and challenges facing the community. The organization hosts its 32nd Annual NAACP Prayer Breakfast on Good Friday, April 18. The event will be held from […]

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In our ongoing evolution as one of the nation’s premier African American media sources, The OBSERVER Media Group — joined by Wells Fargo, and a host of partners — offers “Mobile News 2 U,” a mobile news text alerts service. And now those who subscribe will automatically be entered to win tickets to local events […]

The Millerizm Group Presents: Style & Finesse 2014

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The Millerizm Group presents the high quality entertainment you deserve…….. STYLE AND FINESSE 2014 Saturday | March 29 | 9pm to 2am | AGES 25+ featuring the hip and soulful sounds of new DJs… DJ HUSTLE & Special Guest Lady DJ… DJ VIERRA VIBE…Millerizm’s first time featuring a female DJ Millerizm’s hosting at a NEW, […]

IdiviZible Speaker Series Features NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas

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OAK PARK — NBA Hall of Fame player and entrepreneur Isiah Thomas will be the next guest for IndiviZible’s Speakers Series. Thomas’ engagement will take place at the Guild Theater at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, March 24. Isiah Lord Thomas III was born on Chicago’s West Side. His professional career spans more than 30 years […]

Christian Women of the Year Gala

SACRAMENTO – The Sacramento Valley Section of the National Council of Negro Women celebrates 20 years of honoring local church ladies with its Christian Women of the Year Gala on Saturday, March 22. The group honors women who make a difference in their families, churches and communities. The anniversary event is set to run 6:00-9:00 […]

Women of a Certain Age presents Health & Wellness Seminar For African American Women 50 & Over

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NORTH SACRAMENTO – Age ain’t nothing but a number. The local group, Women of a Certain Age presents its Health & Wellness Seminar For African American Women 50 & Over on Saturday, March 15. The seminar will be held at the Hilton Sacramento, 2200 Harvard Street, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Coffee and registration […]

UC Davis Wraps up Black History Month With Black Family Week

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DAVIS – UC Davis attempts to close out Black History Month on a high note, hosting its Black Family Week of activities and discussions of artistic expressions, civil rights and cultural identity. Black Family Week, being held this year from February 23-28, is a time to celebrate and bring awareness to the history and presence […]

Sac City School District Sponsors School Readiness Fair

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SACRAMENTO – Children who are the best prepared for school perform the best academically. To help get kids ready for the rigors of today’s classrooms, the Sacramento City Unified School District is sponsoring a School Readiness Fair on Saturday, March 8. The event is set to run 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at The Serna […]