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‘FOR AND BY THE COMMUNITY:’ Destination Crenshaw project capitalizes on black culture

CRENSHAW — Ground was broken Feb. 29 for Destination Crenshaw, a $100 million open-air museum that will be constructed along a 1.3-mile stretch of Crenshaw Boulevard. “For the community, by the community,” was the underlying theme of the ceremony that took place at the future site of Sankofa Park, the entryway to Destination Crenshaw near Read More…

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BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: ‘Hair Love’ to open exclusively with ‘Angry Birds Movie 2’

After a record-setting Kickstarter campaign, “BlacKkKlansman” executive producer Matthew A. Cherry’s directorial passion project “Hair Love,” featuring the voice of Issa Rae, is making its theatrical debut in North America Aug. 14, playing in front of “The Angry Birds Movie 2.”  The animated short, with Jordan Peele, Gabourey Sidibe, Harrison Barnes, Yara and Keri Shahidi, Read More…

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BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: WarnerMedia announces new HBO Max streaming service

WarnerMedia unveiled HBO Max as the name of its new streaming service, which will enter the content landscape with a roster to rival some of its predecessors in the spring of 2020 with 10,000 hours of entertainment. Exclusive to the destination will be all episodes of fan favorites “The Fresh Prince of Bel Air,” “Friends” Read More…