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Music + Entertainment | Paris Hilton at Echostage‏ – Washington, DC May 9, 2014

Washington, D.C. (April 14, 2014) - On Friday, May 9, DC’s newest concert venue Echostage (2135 Queens Chapel Rd. NE, DC. www.echostage.com) will host Paris Hilton, for her first-ever DJ set in the nation’s capital. Tickets to see The Heiress start at $20 and will go on sale today at noon. District high-rollers and true Hilton fans can get their own royal treatment with Echostage’s VIP-table service. To reserve a table, call 202.503.2330. […]

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Lifestyle | Jesse Ventura Gives Smack-down On Gay Marriage, the NFL, the 1% and More‏

JESSE VENTURA’s new online-only show “Off The Grid”— carried by Ora.tv and YouTube – has been broadcasting Tuesday through Friday for a full month. In one month’s time, “Off The Grid” already has a viewership of 1.3 million. Meaning that Ventura’s message is not only out there, it’s clearly gaining support and approval.  In the former governor’s opinion, the […]

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Good Eats | Dessert & Espresso Pairing With Master Barista Giorgio Milos

Join Master Barista Giorgio Milos at Pastry Xpo Cafe for a special evening of dessert and espresso this Thursday, March 13th @ 6PM. [Please contact us to have this photo properly credited or removed.] About The Event: Illy Caffe and Pastry Xpo Cafe’ invite you to join Master Barista, GIORGIO MILOS and the Pastry Xpo Team for this special […]

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Lifestyle | Earth Day: 10 Expert Tips on Greening the Home‏

Did you know that it takes plastic and aluminum cans 500 years to break down but only 6 months for organic materials, cotton, rags and paper? This coming Earth Day (April 22, 2014) is the perfect reason to make some simple changes in your life for a more eco-friendly home. Below you will find 10 tips for a greener […]

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Family + Children | Confessions Of the World’s Best Father, Dave Engledow

Running is one of the most popular sports today, with the number of American marathon participants more than quadrupling in the last 35 years. And it’s not just young people flocking to the sport – more than 46% of American marathoners are over 40. You might even say running is the perfect sport – simple, […]

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Fashion + Style | Expert Advice From Wardrobe Stylist Gen Bell: 2014 Fashion Trends‏

From professional and celebrity stylist Gen Bell, here are 5 signature fashion pieces that are guaranteed to be a smash hit this Spring! Crop Tops will be sticking around this spring. Sweatshirts will be in this spring. Shade of pastels will add softness and femininity to your looks this spring. It’s all about getting a […]

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Art, Film + TV | TUNE-IN: ‘Veronica Mars’ 23-Hour Marathon Airing on Pivot March 12-13

TUNE-IN ALERT ….TUNE-ALERT……TUNE-IN ALERT  ‘VERONICA MARS’ TAKEOVER OF PIVOT, PARTICIPANT MEDIA’S TV NETWORK, BEGINS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12 (check local listings for station listing or visit Pivot.tv) In anticipation of the upcoming Veronica Mars film hitting theaters this Friday, Pivot, Participant Media’s TV Network targeting Millennials, will feature 23-hours of the cult-hit with a back-to-back marathon beginning Wednesday, […]

How-To & DIY

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How-To + DIY | Spring Cleaning

Each year, households everywhere say goodbye to winter with some much-needed spring cleaning. And, to help make this year’s spring cleaning session more enjoyable and affordable, About.com has put together the infographic posted below, which includes numerous tips for budget-friendly DIY spring cleaning projects. Happy Cleaning!   **Special Thanks to media partners, Emma McKinstry (Goodman […]

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How-To + DIY | Recycling Wine Bottles + Corks As Jewelry Holders

Such a neat idea, even before you get reading good, from the title alone, you’re already thinking of what to do with that empty wine bottle you just finished the other night. Or with all the other empty bottles sitting up somewhere in your kitchen because you just “can’t” throw them away, eh? Politely stolen […]

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Music + Entertainment

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Music + Entertainment | Paris Hilton at Echostage‏ – Washington, DC May 9, 2014

Washington, D.C. (April 14, 2014) - On Friday, May 9, DC’s newest concert venue Echostage (2135 Queens Chapel Rd. NE, DC. www.echostage.com) will host Paris Hilton, for her first-ever DJ set in the nation’s capital. Tickets to see The Heiress start at $20 and will go on sale today at noon. District high-rollers and true Hilton fans can get their own royal treatment with Echostage’s VIP-table service. To reserve a table, call 202.503.2330. […]

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Music + Entertainment | Client News: Rising R&B Artist Super Jay Releases Hot New Single “Yo Body”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Press Inquiry – The Latham-Capital Group: (769) 798-4439 John Kendrick or better known as Super Jay, is the epitome of a multifaceted artist. Often compared to Trey Songz because of his sultry vocals, Super Jay is a triple threat previously opening up for Trey Songz, J. Holiday, and is currently on his […]

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Health + Fitness

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Family + Children | Confessions Of the World’s Best Father, Dave Engledow

Running is one of the most popular sports today, with the number of American marathon participants more than quadrupling in the last 35 years. And it’s not just young people flocking to the sport – more than 46% of American marathoners are over 40. You might even say running is the perfect sport – simple, […]

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Healthy Living | Migraine Prevention Tips

Got a Headache? You’re Not Alone Neurologist & Mind-Body Doc Shares Natural Migraine Prevention Tips Headaches are the number 3 reason women ages 18 to 44 go to emergency rooms, and the fifth-leading cause of emergency room visits among all Americans, according to a 2013 National Institutes of Health report, which calls headaches a major […]

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Lifestyle + Life Coaching

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Lifestyle | Earth Day: 10 Expert Tips on Greening the Home‏

Did you know that it takes plastic and aluminum cans 500 years to break down but only 6 months for organic materials, cotton, rags and paper? This coming Earth Day (April 22, 2014) is the perfect reason to make some simple changes in your life for a more eco-friendly home. Below you will find 10 tips for a greener […]

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Healthy Living | Migraine Prevention Tips

Got a Headache? You’re Not Alone Neurologist & Mind-Body Doc Shares Natural Migraine Prevention Tips Headaches are the number 3 reason women ages 18 to 44 go to emergency rooms, and the fifth-leading cause of emergency room visits among all Americans, according to a 2013 National Institutes of Health report, which calls headaches a major […]

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Family + Children

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Family + Children | Confessions Of the World’s Best Father, Dave Engledow

Running is one of the most popular sports today, with the number of American marathon participants more than quadrupling in the last 35 years. And it’s not just young people flocking to the sport – more than 46% of American marathoners are over 40. You might even say running is the perfect sport – simple, […]

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Gossip Fix | *UPDATE* DNA Results Fake: Pop Artist B. Howard To Be King Of Pop’s Son + Video

*UPDATE* (March 12, 2014) As you know, the DNA testing service Truth 4 U has issued allegations saying the tests are fake. Alki David, the CEO of FilmOn, has issued a statement in response to TVMix.com. Here is the statement: “Don Austin is clearly an opportunist with a terrible reputation for confidentiality and his company Truth […]

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Film + TV

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Art, Film + TV | TUNE-IN: ‘Veronica Mars’ 23-Hour Marathon Airing on Pivot March 12-13

TUNE-IN ALERT ….TUNE-ALERT……TUNE-IN ALERT  ‘VERONICA MARS’ TAKEOVER OF PIVOT, PARTICIPANT MEDIA’S TV NETWORK, BEGINS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12 (check local listings for station listing or visit Pivot.tv) In anticipation of the upcoming Veronica Mars film hitting theaters this Friday, Pivot, Participant Media’s TV Network targeting Millennials, will feature 23-hours of the cult-hit with a back-to-back marathon beginning Wednesday, […]

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Art, Film + TV | Thoughts On Snowden’s “Why People of Faith Can Embrace the ‘Noah’ Movie”

In light of the recent controversy and debate Paramount has received about their upcoming biblical feature film “Noah” — starring Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Ray Winstone, Emma Watson and Anthony Hopkins, I too decided to share my thoughts — specifically in response to John Snowden’s Christian Post article – Why People of Faith Can Embrace […]

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Food + Nutrition

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Food + Nutrition | Nutritional Beverage Equivalent to 13 Fresh Produce Items‏

From long workdays to busy after-work schedules, eating a healthy, well-balanced meal can be quite a challenge. The thought of consuming enough foods that provide a good source of Iron, Vitamin D, C, and E everyday seems almost impossible. To help solve this issue that affects so many of us, I’d like to introduce you […]

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Good Eats | Dessert & Espresso Pairing With Master Barista Giorgio Milos

Join Master Barista Giorgio Milos at Pastry Xpo Cafe for a special evening of dessert and espresso this Thursday, March 13th @ 6PM. [Please contact us to have this photo properly credited or removed.] About The Event: Illy Caffe and Pastry Xpo Cafe’ invite you to join Master Barista, GIORGIO MILOS and the Pastry Xpo Team for this special […]

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Features

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Book Review | “The Keys Of My Soul” By Ran Walker

BOOK SYNOPSIS Miles Thompson, an R&B singer-turned-music teacher, is still reeling from the violent loss of his only son when he crosses paths with Ja Kendrick Brown, a fifteen-year-old homeless piano prodigy. As the two form an unlikely bond, they soon discover that music and friendship have the power to help a sonless father and […]

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Souls Of Sankofa: An Organic Lifestyle Series | Toni Johnson Says, “These are my little works of art.”

I purposely focus on unconditional love and compassion while creating these one of a kind pieces. They are my littles works of art. Each piece is like a note in a song that I sing love and light into, so that I may share with the world. PSLoveCharli: First, tell us your name and where […]

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Celebrity Interviews

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Exclusive Interview | #RHOA Mama Joyce Sets The Record Straight: “I Just Want the Best For My Daughter”

To all my reality TV fanatics, enthusiasts and aficionados  – this one is for you. In light of all the negative small screen playback this newbie Real Housewives Of Atlanta star has received, she figured it was time to set ALL of us straight. You know, give us a few unknown facts Bravo is apparently […]

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“I was never that mom trying to make my son famous”: Justin Bieber’s Mother Pattie Mallette Opens Up In Inspiring Interview With Charli

Her Twitter bio perfectly sums up everything you need to know: Yes Justin Bieber is my son. I have many other great qualities besides being his mom haha! No really. But in this case, I had the honor of getting to know her on a much more personal level. Pattie Mallette grew up in Stratford, Ontario […]

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Featured Interview | Music Artist Nikki Hill Bringing Rock ‘N Roll Back With An Attitude

Two weekends ago I attended the first annual Jackson Rhythm and Blues Festival in Mississippi and it was a blast. I enjoyed great music by well-known artist and artists I’d never heard of, some of which I even got the chance to chat with. By far, the most intriguing performer I saw was American roots […]

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Celebrity Interview | Hollywood Actress Fernanda Romero Talks Career, Her Style, and Latest Films Including “Mission Park”

Born in Mexico City, Fernanda began her singing career as part of the sensational teen-pop group Fryzzby, signed under BMG. Although she originally distanced herself from the industry to pursue a career in Fashion Design, she ultimately returned to her roots as an entertainer. Recently, Fernanda filmed PENDEJO with Danny Trejo, MISSION PARK, with Vivica A. […]

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Exclusive Interview | YMCMB Manager Cortez Bryant Talks Career, Blueprint Group, Relationships, + His Future

Such a freakin’ pleasure to talk to one of my own. As being both Jackson State University + Mass Communication alums, this was kind of an important thing for me. A couple of weekends ago, I got a chance to catch up with a very involved music related Manager and Chief Visionary Officer — whom […]

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Art, Film, & TV | Rising Hollywood Star Jaime Zevallos & His Latest Film, “Me, You, & Five Bucks”

Jaime Zevallos is multi-talented actor, filmmaker and writer who is rapidly making a name for himself in Hollywood. Named as one of the 25 Most Influential Latinos in Los Angeles by Latino Leaders Magazine, Jaime is truly showcasing his talent in his most recent project, Me You and Five Bucks, an independent film he wrote, […]

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Celebrity Interview | Actor Patrick Faucette Talks About His Role In “The Haves and the Have Nots”

Written and directed by Tyler Perry, Patrick Faucette plays the role of Tony Watson, the long lost father of Benny Young played by Tyler Lepley.  His character creates quite a stir in the lives of the “have nots” with his renewed interest in the life of his son,  it’s a point of conversation throughout the […]

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Introducing… PSLoveCharli GUY | Professional Model, Josh Marquez

PSLoveCharli GUY is a little something we’ve added for our women readers! GUY spotlights THE aspiring or professional MALE model, clothing designer, + fashion guru and we’d totally love to have a piece of his portfolio or clothing pieces grace the pages of our beloved website. Lucky for us, we already had in mind who’d we […]

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Celebrity Interview | Devon Werkheiser Talks New EP “I Am” + His Transition From Nickelodeon To Committed Artist

Born and raised in the suburbs of Atlanta, Devon Werkheiser found his passion for performing at an early age, starting in musical theater at age 7, followed by commercials, TV and film. He developed his skills as a singer/songwriter after being signed to Universal Music at age 16 and working with many well-known songwriters around LA. As […]

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Celebrity Interview | Jaclyn Betham To Make TV Debut On Tyler Perry’s “The Haves and the Have Nots”

This rising actress who started her acting experience filming shorts “J.A.W.” and “Quiet“, led her to want more, despite her promising professional ballet career. Since the age of 13, new actress Jaclyn Betham has danced for such companies as San Jose Ballet, Houston Ballet, and continued her work with Anaheim Ballet, Luminario Ballet, and the Legion […]

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Celebrity Interview | Daphne Wayans Gets Personal & Talks About Her Role On Season 2 Of VH1′s “Hollywood Exes”

 I treat my friends with a lot of care and I treat them like sisters, we have a sisterhood, and when I decide to take on a friend, it’s with that mind. -Daphne Wayans ​When asked to describe herself, Daphne Wayans will tell you she’s her children’s mom – their happiness her calling, their well-being […]

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Music + Entertainment | Paris Hilton at Echostage‏ – Washington, DC May 9, 2014

Washington, D.C. (April 14, 2014) - On Friday, May 9, DC’s newest concert venue Echostage (2135 Queens Chapel Rd. NE, DC. www.echostage.com) will host Paris Hilton, for her first-ever DJ set in the nation’s capital. Tickets to see The Heiress start at $20 and will go on sale today at noon. District high-rollers and true Hilton fans can get their own royal treatment with Echostage’s VIP-table service. To reserve a table, call 202.503.2330. […]

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Beauty Tips | Recreate Looks From MTV Movie Awards 2014 With Mary Kay

For ladies of Sunday night’s MTV Movie Awards it seemed as though there were two vastly different, yet both stunning, popular trends. While half of the ladies showcased their relaxed natural looks, the other half went the dramatic route by getting playful with color. Recreate two of the most gorgeous looks of the night – Rita […]

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Healthy Living | Migraine Prevention Tips

Got a Headache? You’re Not Alone Neurologist & Mind-Body Doc Shares Natural Migraine Prevention Tips Headaches are the number 3 reason women ages 18 to 44 go to emergency rooms, and the fifth-leading cause of emergency room visits among all Americans, according to a 2013 National Institutes of Health report, which calls headaches a major […]

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Fashion + Style | Expert Advice From Wardrobe Stylist Gen Bell: 2014 Fashion Trends‏

From professional and celebrity stylist Gen Bell, here are 5 signature fashion pieces that are guaranteed to be a smash hit this Spring! Crop Tops will be sticking around this spring. Sweatshirts will be in this spring. Shade of pastels will add softness and femininity to your looks this spring. It’s all about getting a […]

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Food + Nutrition | Stay Away — Nearly 9 Million Pounds Of Beef Recalled

If you’ve been struggling — trying to let beef go for some time now, this might just do it for you. Almost a year’s worth of meat products processed from diseased and unhealthy animals without full federal inspection has been recalled. California based supplier Rancho Feeding Corp. has been under scrutiny by the USDA Food Safety […]

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Love + Relationships | Getting Over A Breakup: 6 Ways To Give Yourself A ‘Breakover’

6 Ways to Give Yourself a ‘Breakover’ Valentine’s Day Isn’t about Being Alone; It’s about Being Yourself, Says Self-Empowerment Entrepreneur There’s a reason Neil Sedaka’s “Breaking Up is Hard to Do” became a pop classic – because it’s true! But breakups can also be a time to reflect and embark on a new chapter in […]

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Music + Entertainment | Paris Hilton at Echostage‏ – Washington, DC May 9, 2014

Washington, D.C. (April 14, 2014) - On Friday, May 9, DC’s newest concert venue Echostage (2135 Queens Chapel Rd. NE, DC. www.echostage.com) will host Paris Hilton, for her first-ever DJ set in the nation’s capital. Tickets to see The Heiress start at $20 and will go on sale today at noon. District high-rollers and true Hilton fans can get their own royal treatment with Echostage’s VIP-table service. To reserve a table, call 202.503.2330. […]

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Lifestyle | Jesse Ventura Gives Smack-down On Gay Marriage, the NFL, the 1% and More‏

JESSE VENTURA’s new online-only show “Off The Grid”— carried by Ora.tv and YouTube – has been broadcasting Tuesday through Friday for a full month. In one month’s time, “Off The Grid” already has a viewership of 1.3 million. Meaning that Ventura’s message is not only out there, it’s clearly gaining support and approval.  In the former governor’s opinion, the […]