Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Marc Ewing, a Los Angeles based furniture designer, who is also a director, writer and actor, has been elected as a finalist in the Hollywood Black Film Festival’s Storyteller Competition for 2017. Ewing, owner of  Ewing Arts & Designs, said the festival’s choosing of his screenplay, “The Descent of Man” — after a five-year break from his entertainment Read More…

Cheers West Edition

CHEERS!

Aquil Basheer was awarded an honorary doctorate of humanities, honoris causa, from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology during their recent  commencement ceremony at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. Basheer, the son of the city of Los Angeles’ first African-American firefighter, has worked to reduce violence for more than 40 years. He travels nationally and internationally Read More…