Daily Archives: June 9, 2017

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Beyonce Battling With Event Planner Over Blue Ivy Carter Trademark


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Beyoncé is still battling an event planner over the trademark for her daughter’s name, Blue Ivy Carter, according to court documents filed on Tuesday, June 6, in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and exclusively obtained by Us Weekly. The singer’s legal team is now asking the board to deny motion for leave for early discovery. Continue reading

Marcus Garvey Parade in Chicago

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The Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA & ACL) Chicago officers and members will be presenting a seventy-seventh (77) anniversary commemoration of the passing of the Jamaican born,Honorable Marcus Mosiah Garvey (b. August 17, 1887 d. June 10, 1940) on Saturday June 10, 2017 This free event will be held at 127 North Leamington, Chicago, Illinois, on the grounds of the Revelation International Outreach Ministry from 10:00am6:00pm. At 10:30 we will launch the Marcus Garvey Parade, from the staging area of Leamington and Washington, so vendors can set up and parade participants will line up no later than 10:00am so that they can decorate their cars.

There will be a youth oratory contest and spelling bee with cash prizes and gifts. The theme of the event is the role of education for the Black Child. There will be The Marcus Garvey Institute, Inc. photo exhibit tour, throughout the venue. There will be edutainment, tributes from the African American community as well as a panel of educators who will discuss the topic how to develop a race of scientist par-excellence.” There will be vendors of books, art, food, services, clothing etc. 

For further information or for vending opportunities, or to place your car or march in the parade,  call Brother Shaka Barak, the Parade Marshall, at 312-319-8383, email: shakabarak1@yahoo.com, President Maruwa Ferrell773-476-7110 or email: mawy@sbcglobal.net, or President Clyde Banks at 630-842-8918 or email: clyde.banks.1@gmail.com.

Scottie Pippen Cuts Off Estranged Wife Larsa Pippen From All Finances


Reports are coming out that Scottie Pippen’s ex wife Larsa Pippen has been hurting for money lately. According Wonderwall.com Larsa has been getting financial support from her friend Kourtney Kardashian while she is going through divorce proceedings from Scottie. Larsa signed a prenuptial agreement prior to their wedding. The couple have been married for 19 years and have four kids together. To read more about this story click here.

Mary J. Blige Ordered to Pay Cheating Ex-Husband $30,000 a Month


The Queen of Hip Hop/Soul Mary J. Blige will have to pay her estranged husband Martin Isaacs $30k a month in spousal support. A court rejected Isaacs original request for $129,319 dollars per month but felt he was entitled to something. The two were married 12 years and MJB revealed that Martin had cheated on her during their marriage. No comment has been made from Mary J. regarding the ruling. To read more about this story click here.