Hammonds House Museum’s Leatrice Ellzy Wright Named Sr. Director of Programming at Apollo Theater

Executive director Leatrice Ellzy Wright (right, with Spelman College Museum of Fine Arts’ curator Anne Collins Smith) has led Hammonds House Museum for four years. Hammonds House Museum’s Board of Directors announced that the museum’s executive director, Leatrice Ellzy Wright, is leaving to become senior director of programming at the historic Apollo Theater in New …

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Chef Reina opens vegan Filipino restaurant, cooking studio in Brisbane

San Francisco/Daly City chef Reina Montenegro, who formerly operated Nick’s Kitchen, Nick’s on Grand and Nick’s on Mission, has moved into a Peninsula brick-and-mortar where she can showcase her vegan Filipino cuisine. The Chef Reina restaurant in Brisbane features a to-go window for online and walk-up orders and a cooking demonstration studio. “I want to …

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US expels Russian diplomats, imposes sanctions for hacking

By ERIC TUCKER and AAMER MADHANI WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration on Thursday announced the U.S. is expelling 10 Russian diplomats and imposing sanctions against dozens of companies and people, holding the Kremlin accountable for interference in last year’s presidential election and the cyber hacking of federal agencies. The sweeping measures are meant to …

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Editorial: Black Males and Police Encounters | Afro

Dr. John E. Warren, Publisher, CEO San Diego Voice & Viewpoint Newspaper (Courtesy Photo) By John E. Warren, Publisher, The San Diego Voice and Viewpoint While many of us are reliving the murder of George Floyd through the trial of Derek Chauvin for his murder, we are getting constant reminders that police abuse and murder …

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