October - Volume XVIII Issue IX - Circulation... Plenty!

HAPPY PAN AFRICAN TRADE BUSINESS & CULTURE MONTH

Support Black Businesses!  Find New Ways to Trade!  Share Your Culture!  Handle Your Business! 
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This issue of The Crystal News is Dedicated to  Troy Davis, may he rest in peace, to all who labored to save him and to all of the others waiting for help to arrive. 

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The Bill Duke Foundation
presents

The Bill Duke Digital Series - A Finance & Distribution Event II

Sunday, October 2, 2011
10am-4PM Seminar
$50.00 Special! Via Pay Pal until October 1!!

Pay Pal Link Below:
$75.00 Cash ONLY Day Of Event
A high-powered summit on the unique film finance options including the best locations for
TAX REBATES for THIS YEAR.


Don’t miss the Ark…
SAVE THE DATE
“SHAPING BLACK CULTURE IN THE DIASPORA:
AN ARK FOR THE 21ST CENTURY”

Friday, October 7 - Sunday, October 9, 2011
A forum and gathering for artist, arts administrator, audiences, advocates, and angels.  Help shape the discussion regarding the economic impact of arts, culture & entertainment in Africa, Black American  and African Diaspora communities.   Forums include: WiFi Business Development; Artists & Arts Administrators Libra Fest Mixer; Decade of the Diaspora Town Hall; International African Diaspora Day; Honoring the "Horn of Africa - Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan & Kenya" and more.   October is also Pan African Trade Business & Culture Month. Join us for a weekend where cultures of the African Diaspora takes center stage. Socialize, network and have a good time. 
       Sponsored by
ARTS CULTURE ENTERTAINMENT (ACE), H.E.A.L. - MASKED MINISTER FOR THE ARTS – ACE AMBASSADORS - KAOS NETWORK - SIGI DIMANCHE - COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, URBAN DESIGN CENTER, MANCHESTER ONE  and others
FOR DETAILS and UPDATES:  Call 323-257-2196 OR   E-MAIL : ACELLCORP@GMAIL.COM


Natural Woman / Natural Hair
Available now at www.tkeyah.com

****Announcing Bounce TV ****




Bounce TV is the first African American broadcast network, featuring a programming mix of theatrical motion pictures, sporting events, documentaries, specials, inspirational faith-based programs, off-network series, original programming and more. Bounce TV’s founders include Martin Luther King III, Ambassador Andrew Young, Andrew “Bo” Young III, and Rob Hardy and Will Packer, co-founders of Rainforest Films, one of the top African American production companies in the world.
 
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Vincent E. Walker Photography
(Chicagoland Photography / Videography)

 312-719-6830
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Check out the November issue of The Crystal News for details on the Dallas debut of T'Keyah's new show, "Don't Get Me Started"
 
KUDOS KUDOS KUDOS KUDOS


Congratulations to: The staff, crews and performers and especially Nora Brooks Blakely  for the millions of smiles you created for nearly thirty years thorough Chocolate Chips Theatre company - go on girl woman!

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  The Crystal News respectfully acknowledges the life and transition of: Troy Athony Davis, and Vesta Williams. We are blessed to have known their warm hearts, bright smiles and good works. We are inspired to follow their brave and noble examples.

  
Have you hugged someone you love today?

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