LATEST EVENTS

Make Your Reservations Now for 14th Annual Memorial Day Getaway in Dominican Republic – May 2022

14th Annual Memorial Day Getaway “The most complete getaway experience in the Caribbean” Puerto Plata, Dominican RepublicMay 26-31, 2022 6 Days and 5 Nights All Inclusive Vacation Experience at the Luxurious Lifestyle Holiday Vacation Resort Hosted by Big Tigger and Friends...

HBCU Matchup: Southern Jaguars vs. Arizona Wildcats in Tucson in Nov. 2022

The Southern University Jaguars men’s basketball team (Louisiana) will be traveling to Tucson to face the University of Arizona Wildcats in November 2022! I love this partnership between the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) and the Pacific 12 Conference! The...

Harambee Friends & Family Day in Maricopa on October 23

Metropolitan Sun of Arizona National Council of Negro Women presents Harambee Friends & Family Day October 232-6 PM Copper Sky Recreation Center44345 Martin Luther King Blvd.Maricopa, AZ 85138 Event Cost/Ticket Price:Adults – $10.0012-16 year olds – $5.00 The...

Inaugural Boost Mobile HBCU Challenge Hosted by Suns’ Chris Paul Coming to Phoenix on November 28-29

Basketball Tournament to Feature Norfolk State, Hampton, Morgan State, Grambling State The inaugural Boost Mobile HBCU Challenge hosted by 11-time NBA All-Star and current Phoenix Suns point guard Chris Paul is coming to the Footprint Center on November 28-29! This two-day...

Arizona Theatre Company Announces 54th Season for 2021-22

Arizona Theatre Company (ATC) unveiled its 54th Season today, including six productions in Tucson and six productions in Phoenix starting in September 2021 and running through July 2022. “To say that we’re ecstatic to be back creating live, in-person theatre is an...

Black History Mural Project in Phoenix Paints Influential Figures in a Positive Light

In an effort to raise awareness about the many contributions that Black inventors, scientists, activists, athletes, artists and musicians have made throughout the world, Gizette Knight, CEO of Reality Dreams LLC, spearheaded the Black History Mural project in February 2021....

Vice Presidential Hopeful Kamala Harris Makes Campaign Stops in Tucson, Phoenix

In an effort to connect with Arizona voters just before the 2020 General Election, Democratic Vice President candidate Kamala Harris visited with Tucson and Phoenix-area residents on October 28. Harris hosted an outdoor rally at Pima Community College West in Tucson where...

Ponder Named as Superintendent of Red Mesa Unified School District #27

Effective July 1, 2020, Andre’ Ponder began his responsibilities as Superintendent of Red Mesa USD #27 in Teec Nos Pos, Arizona located in Apache County. Ponder was born and raised in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He graduated from South Plantation High School, and attended Broward...
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