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The National Black Arts Festival gala opened the festival in grand style at the InterContinental Hotel Buckhead with host Karyn Greer (11 Alive News anchor). Live performances were delivered by jazz vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater, trumpeter Theo Croker, Metropolitan Opera star Harolyn Blackwell, and spoken word impresario Toni Blackman. In addition to amazing live entertainment,…

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The holidays were a lot brighter for thousands of metro Atlanta families this year thanks to V-103 radio personality Egypt Sherrod and the 4th Annual “Egypt Cares Give Back Tour” — a week-long clothing, toiletry and toy drive that attracted the generosity of several residents, celebrities and notable public figures from around the metro-Atlanta area. This year “Egypt’s Give Back Tour” benefited The Atlanta…

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Friday, May 3, 2013- Doggies on the Catwalk 2013 was held at  the W Hotel Atlanta – Buckhead. This annual event brought pups and people together for a fashion show benefiting the 1873 Society Club. Designer fashions from Tootsie’s and Bloomingdale’s, with canine companions, dressed to bow wowed. Celebrity models included Jovita Moore, Justin Farmer,Tracye Hutchins,…

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ATLANTA — The visuals and emotions from Alvin Ross’ Kunta Kinteh Island documentary, which details the legacy of arguably history’s most famous slave ever, exploded off the screen and enveloped the Woodruff Art Center that full of celebrities and dignitaries, including Tyler Perry, Soledad O’Brien, Kandi Burruss and others. Kunta Kinteh Island: Coming Home Without Shackles…

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