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17 Sep. 2014

September: Bay Area welcomes The Price Is Right and Patti LaBelle


San Francisco, Come On Down for your chance to win an appearance on THE PRICE IS RIGHT, CBS Entertainment’s Daytime Emmy Award-winning game show.  Rated at the network’s #1 daytime series and the longest-running game show, its annual nationwide contestant search is Sunday, Sept. 21, details to follow. Those chosen will appear as contestants during […]

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17 Sep. 2014

Herbie Hancock, 57th Monterey Jazz Festival


The internationally regaled musical extravaganza runs September 19-21, 2014, special pre-event on September 18. “Concert for Kids” Kicks off 57th Monterey Jazz Festival Weekend September 18th Monterey Jazz Festival kicks off the weekend’s activities this Thursday with another edition of the “Concert for Kids” at the Monterey County Fairgrounds, with Monterey Jazz Festival’s Next Generation […]

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14 Sep. 2014

Hugh Jackman, Soledad O’Brien, Gayle King and others working to end poverty


The 2014 official host committee of the Global Citizen Festival will be led by Hugh Jackman, and will also include Adrian Grenier, Alek Wek, Allison Williams, Amani Toomer, Bonnie Wright, Bridget Moynahan, Connie Britton, Deborra-lee Furness, Dianna Agron, Erin Heatherton, Erin Richards, Eve Hewson, Gayle King, Jessica Alba, Katie Holmes, Kweku Mandela, Maxwell, Ndaba Mandela, […]

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14 Sep. 2014

Johnny Mathis Compilation, November 17


Johnny Mathis‘ near 60-year tenure as a core artist at Columbia Records was only interrupted once, when he founded his own production company, Global Records, for a four-year stay at Mercury Records from 1963 to 1967.  His entire album output for that label (virtually every title rare and out of print for decades) is brought […]

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10 Sep. 2014

Chris Rock doing big things…again


Just announced, Paramount Pictures will distribute writer / director Chris Rock’s “TOP FIVE” worldwide, following rave reviews at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. Producer Scott Rudin along with partner Barry Diller and Brad Grey, Chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures explained, “Chris and I go back decades, both personally and professionally.  I am particularly […]

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08 Sep. 2014

Paul Rudd in the driver’s seat


Pop culture favorite, Critics Choice Award winner, actor/writer/producer Paul Rudd replaces Oscar winner and five-time Academy Award nominee Jeff Bridges as the new voice for Hyundai Motor America’s national advertising, starting with a new campaign for the 2015 Hyundai Sonata. “We were looking for a voice that could be recognizable and relatable to a new […]

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04 Sep. 2014

Basketball Wife Brandi Maxiell shares real truth


Not All Cancer Is Pink, September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month Wife, Mother, Survivor, Advocate Blessed and beautiful! Brandi Maxiell may be known for her dueling arguments as a reality star on VH1’s “Basketball Wives LA,” but she’s battled a much tougher nemesis and won – that is, ovarian cancer. Today, she’s a wife, a […]

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31 Aug. 2014

BELLE lives on, now on DVD


  BELLE–directed by Amma Asante and written by Misan Sagay–is said to be inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral. Born of an African slave mother and rich white father, forbidden to openly express their love for each other, Belle is raised by […]

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24 Aug. 2014

Does Your Business Need a Boost?


Bay Area News Announcement: Local, Small and   Emerging  Bay Area Businesses Get   Inside Perspective on Expanding Contract Opportunities The   anticipated second annual Procurement Matters: Bridges to Contract   Opportunities will take place 10:00am,   Friday, September 19, 2014, at Executive Inn & Suites, 1755   Embarcadero Cove in Oakland. Hosted   by […]

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21 Aug. 2014

Iyanla to FOCUS on Ferguson, MO


News Brief from Los Angeles: Following the shooting death of Michael Brown and subsequent unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, ordainedminister and nationally recognized spiritual life coach Iyanla Vanzant has traveled to the area to listen to the people who have been adversely affected and to join the community in finding a path from violence into healing. […]

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