The Latin Jazz Festival will take over Dogwood Dell on August 14 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.  The festival will feature some of the areas top Latin DJs, Latin dancers, performers and Latin music. For more details call the Dell Hot line 804-646-DELL or visit under Cultural Arts.

Via: ESPN For the past eight years there’s been only one queen of Wimbledon’s grass courts and this year is no different. Serena Williams dominated Vera Zvonareva of Russia 6-3, 6-2 easily winning her 4th Wimbledon title. Williams controlled the entire match with her overpowering 122 mph serves, totaling nine aces. The win solidified her […]

When LeBron James left high school for the NBA, many felt he missed out on the privileges of being the top schoolboy recruit for the major college basketball powers. Well, his recruitment as a pro is even more exciting and unprecedented. “King James” is by far the most wanted free agent in NBA history with several teams […]

The Virgina Museum of Fine Arts is now open daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with extended hours until 9 p.m. Fridays. In addition to the galleries, each Friday you can check out art on the silver screen with the launch of the VMFA Friday Film Series, a weekly showcase of motion pictures. On July 23rd, the […]

by  The Belle Report Richmond, VA – In a city that has been known for its mixture of Traditional and Quartet sounds from Sunday morning church services to evening Gospel concerts, the stage is now being set for a larger sound from a wider range of people for one of the largest Gospel gatherings in […]

Mary J Blige appeared on Good Morning America today as part of their summer concert series. The singer revealed that she received an honorary degree from Howard University.

Shish Kabob Ingredients 1 lb top sirloin 1 red pepper 1 lb whole mushrooms 1/2 sweet onion Marinade: 3/4 cup Catalina dressing 3/4 cup of zesty Italian dressing Method Cut meat and all vegetables, except mushrooms, into 2 inch chunks. Place into a ziptop bag, add dressing and mix well. Marinate for 4 hours to […]

The Richmond Slave Trail Commission is planning and working toward establishing a nonprofit foundation. This foundation will guide efforts to develop a slave heritage trial and museum in Shockoe Bottom. Plans to open a slavery museum in Hampton and Fredericksburg are also being discussed. The commission is now working with attorneys to establish the foundation, […]

Via: Daily News Scientists are now trying to figure out what happened to King Tut’s missing part. When the mummy was unwrapped decades ago, scientist thought that it was missing then, but it was just hidden under some sand. It is believed that the body part may have been taken because of its small size. […]

Jaycee Dugard,30, will receive $20 million from the state of California after claiming parole officers failed to do their job and find her while monitoring a convicted rapist. The Dugard family members claimed psychological, physical and emotional damages. Dugard was kidnapped down the street from her California home, at the age of eleven, and was […]

    by Sheilah Belle Baltimore, MD – Dr. Jamal-Harrison Bryant has become one of the Nations most intriguing Christian figures in our country.  He is radical, innovative and is living in the prime of his life.  During an exclusive interview with The Belle Report this week, Dr. Bryant talked about his latest television appearance […] From Getting an inside look at a maximum security prison isn’t usually something people look forward to, but one brave inmate has given us all the chance to see what really happens behind the walls. Omar Broadway, a prisoner at Northern State prison in Newark, N.J., managed to sneak a video camera into […]