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February 2016 Archives

Despite some amazing films up for nomination, the last award of the night, best picture, was given to Spotlight, a film about Boston Globe investigative reporters digging into a sexual abuse scandal involving Catholic priests. Spotlight was nominated for 6 […]

Melody Ellison, a 9-year-old girl living in in the civil rights era, is the newest American Girl doll. Melody was created to celebrate American Girl’s 30th anniversary and it will be available this summer. In Melody’s story, she lives in Detroit […]

Azusafest is a three-day Gospel music festival that commemorates the Azusa Street Revival. This year, Azusafest is excited to announce the winner of the prestigious William Seymour Award to Bishop TD Jakes of the Potters House Church in Dallas, Texas! Bishop […]

One of the longest streaks in women’s college basketball has ended. For the first time in 31 years, the Tennessee Lady Vols was not ranked among the top 25 teams in the Associated Press poll. The beginning of the Lady […]

Sight & Sound Theatres continues to bring the Bible to life though live production on its stages in Lancaster County, Pa. and Branson, Mo.  Both theaters have massive sets, live animals, and a huge cast that transports audiences to the […]

On February 21st, five out of the six cast members of the beloved hit TV show Friends met once again. The special, paying a tribute to director James Burrows, commemorated the 1,000th episode of TV that Burrows has directed. The […]

Bernie Marcus is the founder of Home Depot, a popular national home improvement store. Marcus, however, isn’t the typical business man that you might expect. Marcus was born and raised in a Jewish home and a strong value of Tzedaka (charity) […]

Black History Month is a time to celebrate achievements of African Americans past and present. This February we’re honoring African Americans who have made their mark on the Entertainment industry with record-breaking moments, first accomplishments, and more. Check out these […]

The 58th Annual Grammy Awards was hosted last night by LL Cool J at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, with the night being kicked off with a stunning performance of “Out of the Woods” by Taylor Swift. Taylor Swift, […]

Sports Illustrated is making headlines by featuring Ashley Graham, 28, as their first ever curvy model to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s annual swimsuit issue. Graham will be featured alongside women such as model Hailey Clauson and UFC […]