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Entertainment

‘Queen of Gospel’ Albertina Walker dies at age 81

October 17, 2010

Albertina Walker’s singing once stopped the filming of a movie because so many actors were moved to tears by the “Queen of Gospel.” At home in Chicago, she babied her beloved French poodles, wore rhinestone sunglasses and was a fixture at the city’s gospel music festival.

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Ed Gordon returns for Sunday BET show

October 17, 2010

Newsman Ed Gordon has returned to BET for a weekly public affairs program partly because the network has changed and mainstream Sunday punditry hasn’t. He’s hosting “Weekly With Ed Gordon,” a Sunday interview and discussion program…

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Denzel Whitaker–The “My Soul to Take” Interview

October 11, 2010

Taking a page from his sage mentors, Denzel Washington and Forest Whitaker, he aspires to be an accomplished actor/director. Here, the talented young thespian talks about his new movie, My Soul to Take, a 3-D horror flick directed by Wes Craven.

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The five TV shows not to be missed this season

September 26, 2010

It’s Fall season premiere week, and that means some new and old school shows are gearing up for the rat race. With everything else competing for your attention, handicapping the fall season can be a challenge. But we’ve done the work for you.

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Dear Muva: How do we as women harness and take hold of our feminine energy? Why is...

Food And Beverage

Philadelphia adds food sites for residents in need

April 2, 2020

Where to find free, nutritious food during the COVID-19 crisis In response to continued shutdowns because of...

Entertainment

Earl Graves Sr., Founder of Black Enterprise Magazine passes away at 85

April 7, 2020

Above Photo: Publisher and CEO of Black Enterprise Magazine Earl G. Graves, author of “How To Succeed...

Week In Review

SEPTA rear/center door boarding – effective April 1

April 2, 2020

An “Essential Service Schedule” for Regional Rail is in effect.  Other SEPTA service, including city and suburban...

Health

COVID-19 UPDATE: 65 deaths in Philadelphia, 4272 infected

April 7, 2020

PHILADELPHIA – The Philadelphia Department of Public Health today announced 544 additional presumptive confirmed cases of COVID-19...

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Lizzo treated a number of hospital staffs, when they were being overwhelmed with COVID-19 patients, to lunch

April 2, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Lizzo (Photo: Lev Radin / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to reports, at a time...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff