"CHICAGO P.D." KICKS OFF ITS EIGHTH SEASON NOV. 11 AT 10 P.M. ON NBC.
THE WAIT IS OVER: “CHICAGO P.D” RETURNS NOV. 11 ON NBC

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

One of my favorite TV dramas is “Chicago P.D.” Actually I like the whole Chicago brand including “Chicago Med” and “Chicago Fire.” All of them return Nov. 11 on NBC.

I’ve been anxiously waiting to see how this eighth season of “Chicago P.D.” will play out and especially what’s going to happen to LaRoyce Hawkins, who stars as officer Kevin Atwater. Hawkins is a Chicago native and is a perfect choice for this role and he has really come into his own as the show’s storyline has developed.
Fans of last season’s show knows that Hawkins blew the whistle on another officer and now a group...





<b>BROADWAY AT MUSIC CIRCUS POSTPONES 2020 SEASON DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC</b>
"BROADWAY AT MUSIC CIRCUS POSTPONES ITS SUMMER SHOWS DUE TO THE COR0NAVIRUS PANDEMIC."
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BROADWAY AT MUSIC CIRCUS POSTPONES 2020 SEASON DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

Broadway Sacramento President & CEO Richard Lewis announced that for the first time in its 70-year history, Broadway At Music Circus will not produce a season of shows this summer due to the uncertainties and risks created by the Coronavirus pandemic.

The shows that were scheduled for the 2020 season—"Kinky Boots,” Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Carousel,” Cole Porter’s “Kiss Me,Kate”, “Annie,” Monty Python’s “Spamalot” and “The...




<b>TARAJI P. HENSON TO HOST THE 2020 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS NOV. 22 ON ABC</B>
TARAJI P. HENSON WILL HOST THE 2020 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS NOV. 22 ON ABC AT 8 P.M. (ET/PT).
TARAJI P. HENSON TO HOST THE 2020 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS NOV. 22 ON ABC

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

Oscar and Emmy nominated and Golden Globe winning actor, writer and producer Cookie Lyons, aka Taraji P. Henson, will host the "2020 American Music Awards" (AMAs) live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Nov. 22 and airing at 8 p.m.(ET/PT) on ABC.

In her AMA hosting debut, Henson will take the stage to usher in music's hottest night of the year, which will feature dynamic performances and moments representing music's vibrant community.

"The AMAs bring together the music community to celebrate what really drives all artists - the fans," said Henson. "I'm proud to take the stage as this year's host - and also a fan - for what promises to be an electrifying night...






MEDIA MATTERS


<B>CAN THE BLACK PRESS HELP SAVE WHITE NEWSPAPERS AND CAN THE FAVOR BE RETURNED?</B>
MEMBERS OF THE MEDIA RECENTLY MET WITH "JOURNAL-ISMS" FOR A ZOOM DISCUSSION ABOUT DIVERISTY IN NEWSROOMS.
CAN THE BLACK PRESS HELP SAVE WHITE NEWSPAPERS AND CAN THE FAVOR BE RETURNED?

By: Richard Prince, Journal-isms

The newspaper industry is looking at a partnership between the Dallas Morning News and one of Dallas’ Black newspapers as a model to be replicated as the industry grapples anew with diversity and inclusion.

Dallas’ example “can be replicated well in lots of different communities,” David Chavern, president and CEO of the News Media Alliance, the news industry’s largest trade...